McDonald’s tests paper straws in Poland

McDonald’s started testing paper straws on a dozen markets including Poland.  Plastic straws, because of their small size, are difficult to segregate and recycle. “This is one of the aspects of wider disposable packaging topic, on which we focus as part of the Scale For Good strategy, &#...

Locked content McDonald’s Polska has new CEO

Adam Pieńkowski has become the new CEO of McDonald’s Polska, a unit of the world’s largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. Adam Pieńkowski graduated from Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) and started his career at McDonald’s ten years ago  as a Marketing and Research Manag...

Locked content Russian McDonald’s to stop using Polish potatoes

Russia Today reported that McDonald’s restaurants in Russia are searching for domestic farmers to grow potatoes to substitute current imports coming from Poland. A McDonald’s press office worker, who announced the news, gave no explanation on how the raw materials would be substituted in...

Locked content PKP Energetyka will provide green energy to Polish McDonald’s

PKO Energetyka, a subsidiary of the state-controlled PKP signed an agreement with the Polish unit of McDonald’s in line with which Energetyka will provide electricity from renewable sources, the press release reads. The energy will be provided to offices as well as to McDonald’s franchis...