McDonald’s

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

McDonald’s food map ‘shows ingredients and farmers’ behind meals

McDonald’s food map ‘shows ingredients and farmers’ behind meals

McDonald’s customers are now able to see the ingredients sourced from Ireland that make some of the fast food giant’s...

October 20, 2020

Lovin’ it: People ‘care more about where food is sourced’ since lockdown

Lovin’ it: People ‘care more about where food is sourced’ since lockdown

Appreciation for our local area and locally sourced food has increased since the introduction of Covid-19 restrictions in Ireland, according...

September 24, 2020

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 opens 21 outlets for takeaway today as reopening continues

McDonald’s opens 21 outlets for takeaway today as reopening continues

21 McDonald’s restaurants across Ireland will open their doors for walk-in takeaway service today, Wednesday, June 24, the multinational fast-food...

June 24, 2020

McDonald’s to begin opening restaurants for takeaways

McDonald’s to begin opening restaurants for takeaways

Multinational fast food giant McDonald’s has announced that it is to begin reopening its restaurants for takeaway service, following the...

June 9, 2020

All McDonald’s ‘drive-thru’ restaurants now open

All McDonald’s ‘drive-thru’ restaurants now open

An additional 23 McDonald’s restaurants have reopened for ‘drive-thru’, the multinational fast-food giant has announced today, Thursday, June 4. Opened...

June 4, 2020

All Irish McDonald’s ‘drive-thrus’ to reopen by next Thursday

All Irish McDonald’s ‘drive-thrus’ to reopen by next Thursday

McDonald’s has announced that each of its ‘drive-thru’ restaurants in Ireland will reopen by next Thursday, June 4. In a...

May 27, 2020

Dawn Meats’ Waterford plant to recommence patty production

Dawn Meats’ Waterford plant to recommence patty production

Dawn Meats’ patty production facility in Carrolls Cross in Co. Waterford will recommence production of beef pattys for McDonald’s outlets...

May 20, 2020

McDonald’s reopening gets underway as 6 ‘drive-thrus’ open today

McDonald’s reopening gets underway as 6 ‘drive-thrus’ open today

Global fast food giant McDonald’s has begun its reopening plans for its Irish outlets as of today, Wednesday, May 20,...

May 20, 2020

‘Beef farmers will be glad to see McDonald’s reopen’

‘Beef farmers will be glad to see McDonald’s reopen’

The announcement that McDonald’s is planning to reopen some of its restaurants in Ireland next week has been welcomed by...

May 12, 2020

McDonald’s announces phased reopening plans for Ireland

McDonald’s announces phased reopening plans for Ireland

McDonald’s will begin its phased reopening of restaurants in Ireland beginning with six restaurants, the fast food giant has confirmed....

May 12, 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

Food outlet closures ‘can’t be used as an excuse for beef price cuts’

Food outlet closures ‘can’t be used as an excuse for beef price cuts’

Beef processors have been called on to not use the closures of food outlets as a reason to reduce beef...

March 24, 2020

Authorities have to protect farmers amid Covid-19 crunch – IFA

Authorities have to protect farmers amid Covid-19 crunch – IFA

EU and Irish authorities have to act now to support farmers as Covid-19 effects begin to bite, according to the...

March 23, 2020

McDonald’s closure ‘underlines need for market disruption measures’

McDonald’s closure ‘underlines need for market disruption measures’

The decision by McDonald’s to close its chain of restaurants is “not entirely unexpected” – and underlines the need for...

March 23, 2020

Calls made for Aid to Private Storage measures after McDonald’s closure

Calls made for Aid to Private Storage measures after McDonald’s closure

Calls have been made for the implementation of market support measures such as Aid to Private Storage (APS), following the...

March 23, 2020