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Old 09-04-2008, 07:40 PM   #1
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McDonalds Proof of Purchase Happy Meals

does anyone know why McD has a proof of purchase on the bottom of a Happy Meal? I could not for the life of me figure it out?
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Old 09-04-2008, 07:53 PM   #2
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Yea I know what their for. There for free ice cream. If you bring them up to the counter, they give you free icecream. I tried it.
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Old 09-04-2008, 08:19 PM   #3
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I never knew this, we always just threw the boxes/bag away!
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Old 09-04-2008, 08:41 PM   #4
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Um, I worked for McDonalds a while back and didn't know that was what they were for, and I am a manager. I know they have free kiddie cones.
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Old 09-04-2008, 09:24 PM   #5
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At our McDonalds if you take 10 of them in you get a free happy meal! It's great!
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Old 09-05-2008, 10:56 AM   #6
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Wow I need to ask our McD's about this. We've been throwing them away for years. Let's see, average of 2 happy meals a month for 6 yo DS, since he was around 2 = 112 happy meals. Do I really want to know what we've been missing?
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Old 09-05-2008, 11:17 AM   #7
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is this true?????? we don't do McDs very often, but this is interesting!
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Old 09-05-2008, 12:06 PM   #8
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Um, I worked for McDonalds a while back and didn't know that was what they were for, and I am a manager. I know they have free kiddie cones.
Our local county-wide McDonalds (about 8 total, all same owner) discontinued the free "kiddie cones" years ago. Up until then, you could get a free kiddie cone by simply asking... no P.O.P. required! Now, all cones are the same size and you pay the going rate for all (child or adult)!
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