|Founded||May 15, 1940|
|Headquarters||Chicago, Illinois, U.S.|
|Key people||Richard McDonald, founder|
Maurice McDonald, founder
Ray Kroc, founder
|Number of people||200,000|
McDonald's is a multinational fast food company.
Takeover by Ray Kroc
Seven McDonald's restaurants were opened before Ray Kroc opened a McDonald's franchise on April 15, 1955.
Ray Kroc and the McDonald brothers fought for control of the company until 1961, when Kroc purchased their equity in the company, after which the former expanded the company into restaurants worldwide.
Video game consoles by McDonald's owned by WEC Museum
|Title||Released||Added to the Museum||Notes|
|Tetris Gaming Handheld||2023||June 22, 2023||McNugget-shaped Tetris variant with a simple monocrome LCD screen. Released in China.|