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McDonald's faces employee lawsuit over franchisee behavior

...McDonald Corp.'s more than 14,000 U.S. restaurants, and the case reflects a growing point of contention for the Oak Brook, Illinois-based restaurant chain.The lawsuit comes a month after the National Labor Relations Board designated McDonald's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/mcdonalds-faces-employee-l
Protesters arrested after crossing barricade outside McDonald's headquarters

OAK BROOK, Ill. - Protesters were arrested after crossing a barricade outside McDonald's...and told employees there to work from home. The corporate headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois, has several buildings on a sprawling campus.Down the street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-21/protesters-arrested-after-
McDonald's monthly sales falls, stung by ongoing US weakness and China food-safety scandal

...meat that was alleged to be expired. The claim has not been publicly confirmed by the supplier or the government.The Oak Brook, Ill., company said comparable sales for Europe fell 2 percent in November with a strong performance in the U.K...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-08/mcdonalds-monthly-sales-fa
McDonald's to reorganize top management structure

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) - McDonald's Corp., faced with increasingly intense competition...management structure into regional zones, news reports said today. The Oak Brook-based fast-food chain plans to replace its eight American zone managers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/20/biz_208594.shtml
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Hamburger chain lowers number of expected restaurant openings

OAK BROOK, Ill -- Fast-food giant McDonald's Corp., in its quarterly filing...of full-menu restaurants it plans to open this year to 500 from 550. Oak Brook-based McDonald's also said it will open 250 smaller, limited-menu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/bus_424542.shtml
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McDonald's to sell packaged coffee nationally in push to highlight coffee in US restaurants

...such as Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts, already sell branded packaged coffee at retailers.McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Ill., has highlighted coffee as a key growth opportunity, with CEO Don Thompson saying it can be a way to get customers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-19/mcdonalds-sell-packaged-co
McDonald's profit slips; US sales decline

OAK BROOK, Ill. - McDonald's Corp. said its profit slipped in the second quarter...period fewer customers came into its restaurants. The company, based in Oak Brook, Illinois, hasn't managed to raise the figure since October.Executives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-22/mcdonalds-profit-s
McDonald's, KFC stop buying from Chinese supplier after report expired beef, chicken sold

...called for "severe punishment" of any wrongdoing, according to the city government statement.McDonald's, based in Oak Brook, Ill., said it was suspending the distribution and sale of products from the plant in question."If confirmed, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/mcdonalds-kfc-stop-buying-
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Columbia County office park could be rezoned for homes

...Construction, has applied for rezoning of a 3.25-acre site on Furys Ferry Road at Old Ferry Road, adjacent to the Oak Brook subdivision, to allow construction of 26 townhomes.Currently, the manicured site ? which already includes parking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-01/columbia-county-office-p