• Fat

    Other Countries Getting Fatter In August

    McDonald’s reported an August same-store sales increase of 8.1%. The primary drivers of the growth were new menu items, strength in breakfast offerings, more fat people and insatiable appetites for ridiculously unhealthy food abroad. Large sales increases in Japan, Australia and China spurred a 12.4% sales jump in the Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa regions […]

    / Sep 11, 2007 at 11:06 AM
  • Academia, Fat

    McDonald’s CFO Was Never Lovin’ It, Just Wanted To Make Money

    McDonald’s CFO Matthew Paull is trading in the pinstripes for corduroy, leaving his lucrative finance career for the somewhat less lucrative world of higher education. After fourteen years under the refulgent golden arches, Paull will begin teaching economics and finance part-time at an unspecified university in San Diego next year while continuing to serve on […]

    / Jul 26, 2007 at 3:35 PM

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