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McDonald's pulls fitness trackers from Happy Meals citing skin irritation problems - Fox News;

McDonald's pulls fitness trackers from Happy Meals citing skin irritation problems - Fox News

Fox NewsMcDonald's pulls fitness trackers from Happy Meals citing skin irritation problemsFox NewsMcDonald's latest attempt at promoting a healthier image came to an abrupt halt Wednesday. ADVERTISEMENT. The company announced it had pulled “"Step It! Activity Band” fitness trackers from Happy Meals after receiving reports of children experiencing ...and more »

McDonald's Pulls Happy Meal Fitness Tracker After Complaints of Skin Irritation - Wall Street Journal;

McDonald's Pulls Happy Meal Fitness Tracker After Complaints of Skin Irritation - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMcDonald's Pulls Happy Meal Fitness Tracker After Complaints of Skin IrritationWall Street JournalIf your child recently got a fitness tracker with the purchase of a Happy Meal, you might want to exchange it for a new toy. This week, soon after rolling out its Step It activity band, McDonald's Corp. began removing it because some children ...and more »

McDonald's Step-It recall affects 32.6 million fitness trackers - Wareable;

McDonald's Step-It recall affects 32.6 million fitness trackers - Wareable

WareableMcDonald's Step-It recall affects 32.6 million fitness trackersWareableLast week McDonald's has recalled its kid-friendly Step-it fitness tracker just days after it launched after some little ones complained of skin irritation issues after slapping on the wearable. But now the full scale of the problem has come to light ...and more »

McDonald's Pulls Fitness Trackers From Happy Meals After Reports of Rashes - TeenVogue.com;

McDonald's Pulls Fitness Trackers From Happy Meals After Reports of Rashes - TeenVogue.com

TeenVogue.comMcDonald's Pulls Fitness Trackers From Happy Meals After Reports of RashesTeenVogue.comYou might remember reading yesterday about the new STEP-it fitness trackers McDonald's was including in every Happy Meal to promote activity and wellness in kids. Well, today Mic reports they are no more. Apparently the company pulled the fitness ...and more »

McDonald's Happy Meal wearable rubs people the wrong way - ReadWrite;

McDonald's Happy Meal wearable rubs people the wrong way - ReadWrite

ReadWriteMcDonald's Happy Meal wearable rubs people the wrong wayReadWriteMcDonald's has prematurely ended fitness tracker sales in the U.S. and Canada, which came inside the fast-food chain's Happy Meal. Intended as a way to get kids active, McDonald's inadvertently caused a lot of parents to worry what was happening to ...and more »

[UPDATED]: The Government Has Issued an Official Warning About McDonald's Fitness Trackers - GoodHousekeeping.com;

[UPDATED]: The Government Has Issued an Official Warning About McDonald's Fitness Trackers - GoodHousekeeping.com

GoodHousekeeping.com[UPDATED]: The Government Has Issued an Official Warning About McDonald's Fitness TrackersGoodHousekeeping.comThe company has received more than 70 reports of skin irritation from the wristbands, including blisters. Most Popular. By Cory Stieg. Aug 24, 2016. Update, August 24, 2016: The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued an official warning ...and more »

McDonald's really McFucked things up with its Happy Meal fitness trackers - KnowTechie;

McDonald's really McFucked things up with its Happy Meal fitness trackers - KnowTechie

KnowTechieMcDonald's really McFucked things up with its Happy Meal fitness trackersKnowTechieWhat's the one thing every kid wants included in their coveted McDonald's Happy Meal? It's certainly not a toy! Cmon, the kids these days want fitness trackers, I guess. Well, that's what McDonald's thought whey they start throwing one in each Happy Meal.and more »

Rash of complaints ends McDonald's short-lived fitness tracker Happy Meal promotion - MobiHealthNews;

Rash of complaints ends McDonald's short-lived fitness tracker Happy Meal promotion - MobiHealthNews

MobiHealthNewsRash of complaints ends McDonald's short-lived fitness tracker Happy Meal promotionMobiHealthNewsMcDonald's was trying to get a few steps ahead of the criticism that Happy Meals run completely counter to health and fitness by offering fitness trackers in their kid-focused food. Instead, they got a rash of complaints that led the fast food giant to ...and more »

McDonald's drops McFitness Tracker from Happy Meals after rash reports - TrustedReviews;

McDonald's drops McFitness Tracker from Happy Meals after rash reports - TrustedReviews

TrustedReviewsMcDonald's drops McFitness Tracker from Happy Meals after rash reportsTrustedReviewsThe contrarian efforts of McDonald's to combine Happy Meals with health have come a cropper, after the fast food chain decided to drop an activity tracker it was giving to kids along with fries and McNuggets. The Step-It activity tracker - probably the ...and more »

McDonald's removes fitness tracker from Happy Meals after kids get rashes - FOX 61;

McDonald's removes fitness tracker from Happy Meals after kids get rashes - FOX 61

FOX 61McDonald's removes fitness tracker from Happy Meals after kids get rashesFOX 61“We have taken this swift and voluntary step after receiving limited reports of potential skin irritations that may be associated from wearing the band,” company spokeswoman Terri Hickey said in the statement. “Nothing is more important to us than the ...and more »

A review of the Happy Meal fitness tracker McDonalds has already recalled - BGR;

A review of the Happy Meal fitness tracker McDonalds has already recalled - BGR

BGRA review of the Happy Meal fitness tracker McDonalds has already recalledBGRDid you hear? McDonalds started offering a wearable fitness tracker in Happy Meals this week, and promptly pulled said tracker this morning when it started giving people rashes. But not before we could get our hands on one. Here's the review McDonalds ...and more »

Why McDonald's stopped giving out its newest Happy Meal toys - Becker's Hospital Review

Why McDonald's stopped giving out its newest Happy Meal toysBecker's Hospital ReviewWith the Olympics in full swing, McDonald's, one of the Games' sponsors, wanted to show kids the importance of staying active. The fast food company put fitness trackers in its Happy Meals, but has since retracted them from the meals, according to CBS ...and more »

McDonald's Recalls Activity Tracker After Child's Arm Reportedly Burned - snopes.com;

McDonald's Recalls Activity Tracker After Child's Arm Reportedly Burned - snopes.com

snopes.comMcDonald's Recalls Activity Tracker After Child's Arm Reportedly Burnedsnopes.comCasey Collyar said her son had a reddened arm despite having only had the device on for a few minutes. By. Bethania Palma. Aug 23rd, 2016. 0. Fast food chain McDonald's stopped giving away a Happy Meal toy activity tracker after an Arkansas mother said ...and more »

McDonald's Fitness Tracker May Have Hurt Customers' Health - Newser;

McDonald's Fitness Tracker May Have Hurt Customers' Health - Newser

NewserMcDonald's Fitness Tracker May Have Hurt Customers' HealthNewserMcDonald's had to remove its new fitness trackers from Happy Meals after reports of skin irritation. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz). (Newser) – An attempt by McDonald's to make Happy Meals part of an active and healthy lifestyle was certainly short lived. USA ...and more »

McDonald's Pulls Fitness Tracker Toy From Happy Meals After Reports of Skin Rash - NBCNews.com;

McDonald's Pulls Fitness Tracker Toy From Happy Meals After Reports of Skin Rash - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comMcDonald's Pulls Fitness Tracker Toy From Happy Meals After Reports of Skin RashNBCNews.comMcDonald's is pulling its "Step It" fitness trackers from Happy Meals just days after introducing it, following reports the wearable may give some children a rash. "We have taken this swift and voluntary step after receiving limited reports of ...and more »

It's all fun and games with McDonald's Happy Meal toys until a kid winds up getting burned - BizPac Review;

It's all fun and games with McDonald's Happy Meal toys until a kid winds up getting burned - BizPac Review

BizPac ReviewIt's all fun and games with McDonald's Happy Meal toys until a kid winds up getting burnedBizPac ReviewAn Arkansas parent is calling on McDonald's to pull a toy from its Happy Meals after a 4-year-old was allegedly burned. Casey Collyar claimed her son received a burn on his arm after wearing a colorful activity tracker that was included in his McDonald ...and more »

Mcdonald's Will Not Offer Happy Meal Activity Trackers After All - Technabob (blog);

Mcdonald's Will Not Offer Happy Meal Activity Trackers After All - Technabob (blog)

Technabob (blog)Mcdonald's Will Not Offer Happy Meal Activity Trackers After AllTechnabob (blog)McDonalds was planning to release some activity trackers in its Happy Meals, but nope, you kids are gonna put on the weight after all. Sorry kids. mcd_activity_1 zoom in. The wearable was going to be offered in Happy Meals in the US and Canada over the ...and more »

McDonald's Pulls Wearable From Happy Meals Over Skin Irritation - PC Magazine;

McDonald's Pulls Wearable From Happy Meals Over Skin Irritation - PC Magazine

PC MagazineMcDonald's Pulls Wearable From Happy Meals Over Skin IrritationPC MagazineMcDonald's attempt to help kids work off that Happy Meal has backfired. The fast-food chain is reportedly pulling its kid-friendly wearable following reports of skin irritation. As part of an Olympics-related marketing scheme, McDonald's on Tuesday ...and more »

McDonald's axes Happy Meal fitness band experiment - Geek;

McDonald's axes Happy Meal fitness band experiment - Geek

GeekMcDonald's axes Happy Meal fitness band experimentGeekMcDonald's is the largest toy distributor in the world thanks to Happy Meal sales. Recently though, they made an unexpected switch: they swapped toys for fitness trackers. It was all down to timing, of course. With the 2016 Summer Games kicking off in ...and more »

McDonald's recalled its fitness trackers after they gave kids rashes - Mic;

McDonald's recalled its fitness trackers after they gave kids rashes - Mic

MicMcDonald's recalled its fitness trackers after they gave kids rashesMicMcDonald's fitness trackers won't help kids shed the calories in a Happy Meal. They will, however, help kids shed their skin in a painful rash. The fast-food giant received complaints that kid-friendly fitness tracker toys in Happy Meals were causing ...and more »