Retail Power Player: McDonald's shifts gears Add to ... Reuters Published Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 6:29AM EST Last updated Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 6:29AM EST Jeff Stratton takes over as head of McDonald's U.S. business a week after the fast-food giant announced its first monthly drop in global sales in nine years. Conway G. Gittens reports. Watch More Video: Alberta oil sands faces production challenges with 'pressured' work force Fort McMurray wildfire: The economic impact Aéropostale heading for Chapter 11 How the Fort McMurray fires could disrupt the oil industry Adidas bets on summer of sport to score goals Market Call Tonight: Top Picks from Davis Rea's John O'Connell Asia tries out second-hand luxury retail Old risk, new reward for European firms Canada posts a record trade deficit of $3.41-billion in March Smart ways to use your tax refund SocGen trims costs as profit surprises More spending cuts at Shell after BG deal Barbie's modesty makeover Takata facing massive air bag recall? WestJet CEO on tough economic times in Western Canada 'A bigger wedding will not make you more married': Tips to keep wedding costs down The difference between strategy and leadership CWB warning 'gentle reminder' about energy exposure Market Call Tonight: Top Picks from Industrial Alliance's John DeGoey Canadian dollar strength: Can it continue? Comments AA More Related to this Story Earnings Video: Disney scores with ESPN Market View Video: Market View: Are global economic woes weighing on McDonald's?