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McDonald’s commends NI supply chain

McDonald’s commends NI supply chain

McDonald’s celebrated 30 years of business in Northern Ireland this week and commended its suppliers in Northern Ireland for “punching...

October 7, 2021

Environment is additional income opportunity – Poots

Environment is additional income opportunity – Poots

Northern Ireland agriculture minister, Edwin Poots, used his attendance at a McDonald’s event, held earlier this week, to confirm his...

October 7, 2021

McDonald’s announces launch date for first plant-based burger

McDonald’s announces launch date for first plant-based burger

McDonald’s has announced the launch date for its first ever plant-based burger. McDonald’s in the UK and Ireland said it...

September 9, 2021

McDonald’s runs out of milkshakes in latest UK supply chain problems

McDonald’s runs out of milkshakes in latest UK supply chain problems

Fast food company McDonald’s has become the latest restaurant chain to be hit with supply problems as it has run...

August 24, 2021

McDonald’s walk-in announcement step in the right direction for suppliers

McDonald’s walk-in announcement step in the right direction for suppliers

Moves to reopen McDonald’s stores for walk-in customers could help stabilise beef markets as the hospitality sector shutdown shows no...

February 9, 2021

1 in 5 litter louts admit to leaving waste in the countryside in last 3 months

1 in 5 litter louts admit to leaving waste in the countryside in last 3 months

One-in-five (21%) Northern Irish adults admit to being part of the litter issue, with people across the UK found to...

July 3, 2020

McDonald’s to begin reopening plans with 15 UK outlets

McDonald’s to begin reopening plans with 15 UK outlets

McDonald’s is to begin its reopening plans by starting with 15 of its outlets in the UK on May 13...

May 1, 2020

McDonald’s to conduct ‘operational tests’ this week to ‘explore’ reopening

McDonald’s to conduct ‘operational tests’ this week to ‘explore’ reopening

Multinational fast food giant McDonald’s is to conduct “some operational tests to explore” what reopening might look like this week...

April 28, 2020

McDonald’s partners Prince’s Countryside Fund for ‘Beef it Up’

McDonald’s partners Prince’s Countryside Fund for ‘Beef it Up’

McDonald’s UK has entered into a three-year partnership with the Prince’s Countryside Fund to support family farm economic resilience. The...

January 11, 2020

Ian Stevenson appointed to board of ERBS

Ian Stevenson appointed to board of ERBS

Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) chief executive Ian Stevenson has been appointed to the 9-strong interim board of governors of...

April 4, 2019

McDonald’s clamps down on antibiotics in beef

McDonald’s clamps down on antibiotics in beef

Fast food giant McDonald’s has announced a new policy targeting a clamp-down on antibiotic use in beef over the next...

December 27, 2018

Round 2 of McDonald’s £500,000 British dairy grants now open

Round 2 of McDonald’s £500,000 British dairy grants now open

UK Arla farmers have just a few days remaining to apply for up to £10,000 in the second round of...

October 23, 2018

6 steps to reduce your farms carbon footprint and save up to €29,000

6 steps to reduce your farms carbon footprint and save up to €29,000

A new study from McDonald’s UK has identified six simple measures that can help beef farmers reduce their carbon footprint...

February 25, 2016

McDonald’s sales in third quarter jump 4%

McDonald’s sales in third quarter jump 4%

McDonald’s global comparable sales for the third quarter of 2015 increased 4% on the corresponding quarter last year. A statement...

October 26, 2015

Driver of car stopped with sheep: ‘I took it for a treat to McDonald’s’

Driver of car stopped with sheep: ‘I took it for a treat to McDonald’s’

Police in the UK came across a problem of the woolly kind recently when they stopped a car on suspicion...

August 7, 2015

McDonald’s global sales decrease by 2.3%, Europe down 0.6%

McDonald’s global sales decrease by 2.3%, Europe down 0.6%

McDonald’s have reported a 2.3% decrease in global sales in their first quarter results ending March 31. In Europe the...

April 24, 2015