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Biz Brief: McDonald's Offering $3 Refunds for Recalled Shrek Glasses

McDonald's had offered to pay $3 refunds to customers who purchased drinking glasses decorated with characters from the most recent Shrek film, Shrek Forever After. The fast food giant recalled 12 million Shrek glasses last week due to the presence of cadmium in the glasses.

McDonald's Global Comparable Sales Rise 4.8%

McDonald's (MCD), the world's largest fast food chain reported that same-store sales growth rose 4.8% in May. Europe led the charge, up 5.7%, compared to a 3.4% growth rate in the U.S. and a 3.8% boost in Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa.