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Mini Burgers Return From Culinary Exile

Loved then shunned, mini burgers are returning to national-chain menus. This could be the result of record high beef prices or just of the cyclicality of food trends, but the small sweethearts of 2009-10 are back on national-chain menus.

Minis are back at Ruby Tuesday.

Burger King pioneered the trend in early 2009 with [...]

Arby’s Reviving the Mini Sandwich

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With value positioning the dominant marketing strategy of the moment and snack occasions a top target, Arby’s is planning to revive the value-priced mini sandwich. Next month the chain will make a new three-item line of Mighty Minis sandwiches a local-option LTO for operators in select markets around the country, the company confirmed.

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Monday Meeting: Still More Burgers to Come

Max & Erma’s El Diablo Burger

Tips and tidbits for September’s final week:

۞ Watch for Jack in the Box to introduce a new cheeseburger value menu this week, perhaps reviving the $4.99 All-American Jack deal it offered around this year’s Super Bowl in February.

۞ Casual-dining chain Max & Erma’s is testing [...]

Burger King’s Serving Up Soft-Serve

Burger King sales are up in South America. BK Cheddar burgers are among the new offerings in Brazil.

Burger King’s announced short-term strategy is to battle soft sales with soft-serve ice cream.

The company announced that systemwide North American same-store sales dropped 5.3% during the quarter ended June 30, 2011. Comp sales were [...]

Monday Meeting: Minis Return to Burger King

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A month after Jack in the Box dropped Mini Sirloin Burgers from its menu, seemingly signaling the passing of the mini-burger fad, Burger King has brought back the tiny treats that began the trend. Now if only BK could decide on a name for them.

First introduced in 1987 as Burger Bundles, they resurfaced [...]

Burger King Readies Mini Spam Burger for Japan

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Burger King swings from excess to dainty with the upcoming introduction of mini burgers in Japan. Following its April limited-time offer— the 1,100+ calorie Meat Monster—the chain will be offering 2.4-inch minis called BK Bites, including one with Spam luncheon meat. The promotion begins June 20.

BK Bites pairings are Beef & Chicken (left) [...]

McDonald’s Readies France’s Answer to Angus

A remodeled McDonald's in Paris

Continuing its global push to localize not just menus but also ingredient sourcing, McDonald’s next month will introduce a new mini burger in France made for the first time with French Charolais beef.

Priced at €2 (about US$2.59), the mini burger LTO will be added to the “P’tits Plaisirs” [...]

The Burger of the Year and Other Awards

December again, and it’s time once again for reflection. I’ll say that 2010 was an even better burger year than 2009 if only because last year’s mini-burger fad has floated downstream. Bye. This year, the economy and the burger business showed some improvement. As forecast last year, patty melts have popped up everywhere. Next year, [...]