Media Statements

  1. McDonald's Statement on FIFA
    We have already called on FIFA President Sepp Blatter to step down immediately. All allegations of serious wrongdoing in FIFA need to be investigated thoroughly so that questions can be answered and the reform process can proceed.Read More


  2. McDonald's Statement on FIFA
    The events of recent weeks have continued to diminish the reputation of FIFA and public confidence in its leadership. We believe it would be in the best interest of the game for FIFA President Sepp Blatter to step down immediately so that the reform process can proceed with the credibility that i...Read More


  3. International Day of Peace Statement
    Tomorrow is the International Day of Peace – a day set aside by the United Nations to focus the world on peace and generate awareness for the need to eradicate war and violence.   To mark the day, McDonald's along with DreamWorks Animation, Google, Facebook, T...Read More


  4. An Open Letter To Burger King
    Dear Burger King,   Inspiration for a good cause... great idea.   We love the intention but think our two brands could do something bigger to make a difference.   We commit to raise awareness worldwide, perhaps you’ll join us in a meaningful global effort? &n...Read More


  5. McDonald's FIFA Statement
    At McDonald’s, we know our customers around the world are passionate about football, and we share their enthusiasm. That’s why we’ve sponsored the World Cup globally for more than 20 years. But recent allegations and indictments have severely tarnished FIFA in a way that strik...Read More


  6. Statement on Antibiotic Use
    Antimicrobial use in food animals is an issue that impacts people and animals. Global organizations like McDonald's Corporation need to pay attention to it. We have maintained a global policy on antibiotic use in food animals since 2003. In March 2015, McDonald’s released our Global ...Read More


  7. Happy Meal Hello Kitty Whistle Recall – Nov. 10, 2014
    Nothing is more important to us than the safety of our customers and this includes the toys we offer them. McDonald’s has decided to voluntarily recall a red whistle included with the Happy Meal Hello Kitty Birthday Lollipop Toy (#6) in the U.S. and Canada after recently discovering that co...Read More



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