Women's Day: McDonald's Flips its Arches to 'W'

Women's Day: McDonald's Flips its Arches to 'W' Photo: KABC-TV video

March 08, 2018 10:43 AM

McDonald's temporarily flipped its famous Golden Arches to look like a "W'' — a move it says it made to recognize International Women's Day.

The upside-down logo appeared Thursday on the fast-food giant's website and social media accounts. It also flipped the arches at one restaurant in Lynwood, California.

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McDonald's says that at about 100 of its 14,000 restaurants, packaging and worker uniforms will have the flipped logo.

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McDonald's also says six out of 10 of its restaurant managers are women and it wanted to honor their accomplishments.

The Oak Brook, Illinois-based company says it's the first time it has flipped its Golden Arches logo since they debuted at a restaurant six decades ago.

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