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McDonald’s U.S. Franchisees Say September Sales Were Bad

A full drive-thru at a local McDonald's
A full drive-thru at McDonald's. Photo/bmm

PHILADELPHIA — McDonald's franchise owners in the United States are expecting dismal same-store sales figures for September, but October looks to be better. That's according to a survey by financial services firm Janney Montgomery Scott of 32 franchisees who own 256 U.S. restaurants.

Taco Bell Hot Sauce Rage

Taco Bell Mild Sauce

Enraged over a lack of hot sauce packs in his take-out order, a Missouri man returned with a shotgun.

Gimmie That Fish!

A customer in New Jersey climbed through the drive-thru window for his Filet-o-Fish.

America's Best Drive-Thru 2008

According to a just-released annual Quick Service Drive-Thru Performance Study conducted by Insula Research, Wendy's can claim the honor of being the fastest. The results scream out how well a quick service restaurant chain understands the business of delivering fast food, at least through drive-thrus.