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McDonald's® Canada and SkipTheDishes Announce New Delivery Partnership

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McDonald's® Canada and SkipTheDishes Announce New Delivery Partnership

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Partnership gives Canadians even more ways to enjoy their favourite McDonald's food

TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - On the heels of a successful global McDelivery Day, McDonald's Canada has announced plans to expand McDelivery through a partnership with food delivery company SkipTheDishes. The partnership offers Canadians even more convenience and choice when it comes to enjoying their favourite McDonald's menu items wherever and whenever they want.

McDelivery with SkipTheDishes will launch this month in select cities in Western Canada, and will roll out across the country by the end of 2018.

The partnership is the latest expansion of delivery for McDonald's, who, along with its franchisees, have been focusing on evolving and modernizing the guest experience in restaurants in Canada and around the world. Recently, the company also announced the addition of mobile ordering, as well as table service and self-order kiosks.

McDonald's Canada currently offers McDelivery in more than 500 restaurants across the country.

Quotes

"We are excited to partner with SkipTheDishes as we continue to grow our McDelivery business and expand McDelivery into even more cities across the country," says Dan Logan, Delivery Director, McDonald's Canada. "McDelivery continues to be an exciting way for us to connect with our guests outside the restaurant and an opportunity for us to deliver a personalized and convenient guest experience."

"As our business started and is growing here in Canada, SkipTheDishes is thrilled to partner with McDonald's to connect more Canadians with the food they want. We're ready to deliver an experience Canadians across the country will love," said Jeff Adamson, Co-Founder and VP of Restaurants at SkipTheDishes.

Facts

  • The full menu at participating McDonald's restaurants will be available for delivery with the exception of soft serve cones
  • Coupons, mobile offers and promotional offers are excluded from delivery

ABOUT McDonald's® Canada
In 1967, Canadians welcomed the first McDonald's restaurant to Richmond, British Columbia. Today, McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited has become part of the Canadian fabric, serving close to three million guests every day. Together with our franchisees, we proudly employ nearly 100,000 people from coast-to-coast and more than 90 per cent of McDonald's 1,400 Canadian restaurants are locally owned and operated by independent entrepreneurs. Of the almost $1 billion we spend on food, beverages and packaging, more than 85 per cent is purchased from suppliers in Canada. For more information on McDonald's Canada visit McDonalds.ca.

About SkiptheDishes
SkipTheDishes is Canada's leading food delivery company, using seamless technology to make great food more accessible in more than 100 Canadian cities, and growing. Skip partners with more than 12,000 restaurants to provide Canadians with the food they want, delivered. For more information, visit www.skipthedishes.com.

SOURCE McDonald's Canada

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