Find in the news:
BY COUNTRY

McDonald's Workers Stage Mass Strike in the U.S.



The primary demand of the protests, scheduled for May 19, is an increase in the minimum wage.
McDonald's Workers

Employees of the fast-food restaurant chain in major U.S. cities are preparing to go on mass strike. The planned date of the protests is May 19, and the organizers chose this date because the next day, the company holds its annual shareholder's meeting, and the protests could affect the decisions made by the management. 

The protesters say the primary demand for the company is to raise wages. McDonald's workers are asking to increase their minimum wage to $15 per hour. 

The strike comes amid a severe labor shortage in the restaurant industry, which is beginning to recover from the painful effects of the pandemic. McDonald's restaurants are now in the process of hiring thousands of employees as they prepare to serve a growing stream of customers during the busy summer season.

Responding to employee grievances, the company circulated an email message stressing that setting minimum wages is the government's prerogative. The letter also contained assurances that the company is ready for dialogue and putting workers' interests first.

The McDonald's workers' strike is part of a giant Fight for $15 movement in the United States. Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour as early as 2025 is just one of U.S. President Joe Biden's promises. 

Fight for $15 aims to raise the minimum hourly wage, which is opposed by large companies, fearing that such a move will lead to higher costs. "McDonald's is taking a dual position on the issue. The company previously said it was ending its lobbying process against federal wage increases. Still, it remains a member of the National Restaurant Association and the International Franchise Association, which continue to oppose the increases. Another problem for the company is that more than 90 percent of its restaurants are franchised, which means raising wages will be made separately by each operator, making the process much more difficult. 

Photo credit: depositphotos.com.

More about shopping malls in the USA



Jun 1, 2022, United Kingdom:
The concept store is part of the Livat Hammersmith shopping and entertainment center in London.
May 19, 2022, South Korea:
Hyundai Seoul got a central atrium with a 12-meter waterfall and natural lighting.
May 12, 2022, Malaysia:
The complex is home to more than 200 tenants selling authentic local goods.
Apr 29, 2022, Europe, Europe:
The store sells streetwear created in collaboration with designers such as Soho Grit, Alma de Ace, BAPE, Herschel, and Staple.
Apr 28, 2022, USA:
Nike and RTFKT have announced a new collection of Nike Dunk Genesis Cryptokicks sneakers.
Apr 27, 2022, USA:
Meta Store has the intention of demonstrating the possibilities of virtual reality devices, as well as dispelling the mystery around the concept of the math universe.
Friend
and Follow
Cabot Circus GLA:990 280 SF
ADDRESS: Glass House, Bristol BS1 3BX
United Kingdom . Bristol
Cabot Circus
I Viali GLA:452 084 SF
ADDRESS: Via Dei Cacciatori 111 - 10042 Nichelino TO - Piemonte
Italy . Torino
I Viali
Aviapark GLA:2 475 699 SF
ADDRESS: ul. Aviakonstruktora Mikoyana, 10
Russia . Moscow region
Aviapark
Optimum Outlet GLA:421 127 SF
ADDRESS: ve Eglence Merkezi | Istiklal Sokak No.2/B Yenisahra/Atasehir
Turkey . Istanbul
Optimum Outlet


Edit text

Dear visitor!
If You wish to add appropriate information to this description, please make changes in the text below and they will take effect after being verified by Malls.com administrator.

SAVE CHANGES
ADD PHOTO

Dear visitor!
If you desire to add more photos to this description, please upload them and they will appear on the page after being verified by Malls.com administrator.

CHOOSE PHOTOS
SAVE CHANGES
Sign in Malls.com
Sign in please, if you already have an account

Registration



Error filling
Error filling
Error filling
Error filling
Thank you!
You will receive e-mail with registration data shortly. In email you'll find link, confirm your account by clicking on it, please.

Malls.com Team
Thank you for message!
In the near future you will be contacted the manager
for further details.

Malls.com Team
Good mall, bro!
In the near future you will be contacted the manager
for further details.

Malls.com Team
We are dissatisfied with you :-(
In the near future you will be contacted the manager
for further details.

Malls.com Team

Write to us