McDonald’s sets goal to reduce carbon emissions by 36% by 2030

USA - McDonald, the American fast food company, has announced plans to reduce its greenhouse emissions from its restaurants and offices by 36% in a new 2030 sustainability plan. In addition, the company stated that it is looking forward to reduce emissions produced in its supply chain by 31%, with a long-term objective to cut…

McDonald’s switches to environmentally friendly packaging by 2025

USA - McDonald’s, a leading fast food company, has announced plans to switch to environmentally friendly packaging alternatives to help reduce the impacts of industrial packaging wastes on the environment and the community at large. In its vision 2025, the company has resolved to use renewable, recyclable packaging or alternatives from certified sources with a…

McDonald’s may appoint new partner for north, east India

INDIA - After months of intense battle with its Indian joint venture partner Vikram Bakshi, fast food giant Mcdonald's India may soon appoint a licensee partner for the north and east India region. In August this year, McDonald's had terminated franchise agreement for 169 out of its 430 fastfood outlets operated by Bakshi-led Connaught Plaza…