The burger large mentioned Wednesday that it will wait three weeks earlier than any new U.S. eating places add dine-in service to its drive-through, takeout and supply operations.
“Our resiliency will probably be examined once more. Covid-19 circumstances are on the rise,” mentioned an organization letter by Joe Erlinger, McDonald’s U.S. president, and Mark Salebra, head of the Nationwide Franchisee Management Alliance house owners affiliation, that was considered by The WSJ.
McDonald’s operators started providing restricted, dine-in service in Could, and round 2,200 of its 14,000 U.S. eating places now permit clients to eat their meals inside. Restaurant house owners that started providing dine-in service can proceed if their jurisdiction nonetheless permits it, the letter mentioned, however the firm determined to halt extra openings as plenty of state and native governments tighten social-distancing rules forward of the July four vacation weekend.