The Dossier

The Dossier

In a recent interview with the Forbes magazine, Amit Jatia, Vice Chairman of Westlife Development, talked about McDonald’s focus on the long term goals and strategies to evolve with consumer trends. McDonald’s philosophy, according to Jatia, is to constantly develop new markets. However, he believes…More

Good Food Stories

Western fast food in India is attracting a lot of interest a little over 20 years after McDonald’s opened its doors. Global brands have started testing out the QSR space, serving up new choices for customers. Amit Jatia, Vice-Chairman- Westlife Development, McDonald’s master franchisee in…More

The Dossier

Careful planning and management went into making one of the most sophisticated supply chains in India. McDonald’s entry into India is the focal point at which the food supply industry has a clear and distinguishable before and after. Radhakrishna Foodland (P) Ltd. dedicated time and…More

The Dossier

Are you hiring the best talent or the most effective talent? Is there a difference between the two? We will try and get to the bottom of this conundrum with some expert opinion from Ms. Seema Arora Nambiar, VP People Resources, McDonald’s India –West &…More

Good Food Stories

McDonald’s is now going for great expansion plans – aiming to open 30-40 outlets in the West and South each year” – according to Westlife Development Vice Chairman Amit Jatia, in an interview with Deccan Herald. McDonald’s in West and South India has reached about…More

Coffee Tales

If you are in Bengaluru, walk into a McDonald’s outlet, grab a masala grill burger and pickup a cappuccino, latte or mocha from its brand new cafe counter. Three McCafes are already up and running in Bengaluru. Smita Jatia, Managing Director of Hardcastle Restaurants, says.“With…More

Sunrise Hash

McDonald’s plans to hire as many as 12,000 employees in the coming five years across the country. With the current strength of 7,500 employees, McDonald’s is aiming to expand its network and create more jobs. Seema Arora Nambiar, Senior Director, Peoples Resources, Hardcastle Restaurants, says,…More