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McDonald's Menu Adds Two Items that You Really Want to Try

McDonald’s Menu Adds Two Items that You Really Want to Try

Fast-food chains want to find that elusive new menu item that gets the public talking, becomes a social media sensation, and ultimately sells out making its eventual return an even bigger event. That’s why Restaurants Brands International’s (QSR) – Get Restaurant Brands International Inc. Report Burger King tries so many wacky Whoppers, alongside more traditional …

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Taco Bell’s Big Cheez-It Has a 66% Success Rate

Taco Bell’s Big Cheez-It Has a 66% Success Rate

Photo: Jonathan Dale Cheez-Its have entered the Taco Bell Extended Culinary Universe. For two weeks, the experimental fast food stalwart is product-testing a new innovation in Irvine, California: the Big Cheez-It, reported to be 16 times bigger than a normal piece. It’s the focal point of two new dishes, a Crunchwrap and a tostada. Taco Bell …

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Burger King's Menu Has Answers for the French Fry Shortage

Burger King’s Menu Has Answers for the French Fry Shortage

A burger and fries simply go together. They’re the Ernie and Bert of fast-food pairings; it’s nearly impossible to think of any other food accompanying a hamburger. Perhaps that’s why McDonald’s (MCD) – Get McDonald’s Corporation Report has never struggled to keep in stock the apple slices it offers as a substitute for fries in Happy Meals. Few …

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Why Wendy's founder named his burger empire after his daughter — and came to regret it | CNN Business

Why Wendy’s founder named his burger empire after his daughter — and came to regret it | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  Pam’s. Kenny’s. Molly’s. Lori’s. Melinda’s… Dave Thomas, a successful Kentucky Fried Chicken franchise owner in Columbus, Ohio, and a protege of founder Colonel Harlan Sanders, was struggling in 1969 to find a name for a new hamburger concept he hoped to open. The fast-food burger market was becoming saturated, but …

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This 'highly anticipated' Frosty flavor is now on Wendy's menus

This ‘highly anticipated’ Frosty flavor is now on Wendy’s menus

Wendy’s is adding a new Frosty to its lineup — its first new flavor in nearly three years.Beginning Monday, a strawberry Frosty is on U.S. menus for a limited time. Prices for the new Frosty vary by city, and strawberry is temporarily replacing vanilla — though Wendy’s promised that flavor will return following the promotion.Strawberry …

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