The Clap McDonald’s will amend the policies used to award franchises in an effort to attract more diverse candidates.
The Deets McDonald’s will begin evaluating each new potential franchise operator equally starting in 2023. This is because McDonald’s used to give preferential treatment to relatives of current operators.
Why this matters The move comes as McDonald’s aims to deliver on a pledge made to diversify its franchisees to “represent the diverse communities it has”. The company faced several racial discrimination cases filed against it by some of its Black franchisees.