Video - Behind the Golden Arches, Part 1. McDonald's CEO Jim Skinner is interviewed on the Fox Business television channel on the secret to McDonald's astronomical rise above its competitors - e.g. leadership development, retail delivery, supply chain management, and more.
Skinner discusses the intent to sell some 1,000 to 1,500 company-owned restaurants to franchise owners over the next 3 or 4 years. He reveals that the average American franchisee owns 4 McDonald's restaurants.