McDonald’s China under Increased Scrutiny after the USDA Approved the Use of GM Potatoes

McDonald’s China has denied that it has imported or used genetically engineered potatoes after the US Department of Agriculture approved a genetically modified (GM) potato developed by a McDonald’s supplier. “McDonald’s China does not use genetically modified potatoes. The potatoes that McDonald’s China uses are in line with the national laws and regulations,” the public

McDonald’s Forecasts a Drop in Revenue in China Over Expired Meat Scandal

McDonald’s Corp, working to resume sales of beef and chicken in China this week after a supplier was accused of repackaging old meat, said the situation is hurting its sales in Asia. “McDonald’s businesses in China, Japan and certain other markets are experiencing a significant negative impact to results,” the US fast-food company said in

Shanghai Husi Food Sold Expired Meat to Nine Major Restaurant Brands

Food safety authorities say they will watch food processors more closely after discovering that a Shanghai meat company allegedly repackaged and sold expired beef and chicken to McDonald’s, KFC and other restaurants in China in an organized fashion. Shanghai’s food watchdog agency summoned Husi Food managers Tuesday afternoon to assist with an investigation into the