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McDonald's CEO teases plan for ground-floor space in new West Loop HQ

McDonald's CEO teases plan for ground-floor space in new West Loop HQ

McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook hinted that the world's largest burger chain may have a presence in the ground-floor retail space planned in its new headquarters in Chicago's West Loop.

"We want to take a prime position in the retail space because we think it's a great opportunity for us to express what we stand for now and also some of the things we look forward to sharing in the future," Easterbrook said. "We're still working on the precise details of it but we'll have some fun sharing the news when we're ready."

It's not clear if that means McDonald's will build a restaurant there or if the chain will be partnering with other companies for something new...

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