McDonald’s has converted one of its McCafé units in Sydney, Australia, to “The Corner,” a trial cafe brand that foods such as Moroccan chicken breast, chipotle pulled pork, brown rice and lentils. Protein & Rice Boxes are assembled Chipotle-style with chutney or chimichurri sauce. Baristas serve up coffee drinks. Craft sodas in flavors such as [...]
McDonald’s is extending its “Create Your Taste” customization option to chicken as well as beef as it broadens testing to 30 stores in five states.
Inclusion of chicken, confirmed by the company, makes sense given that beef prices are expected to continue to rise in 2015. This is not the only change as it green-lights [...]
Continuing its push to update the brand and innovate on its menu, White Castle is stepping up its interest in Veggie Sliders.
The chain has contacted loyalists by email to ask if a Veggie Slider would appeal to them enough to bring them to a White Castle restaurant. Additionally it is asking consumers to rate [...]
Five Guys Burgers & Fries, known for its simple menu that doesn’t include a milkshake, has made its milkshake test official and has added a social-media promotion to support it. In New York (14 stores), New Jersey (five), Virginia (three) and North Carolina (one), the chain is testing vanilla shakes with 10 mix-in choices.
McDonald’s is borrowing an item from Chipotle Mexican Grill’s pantry and is testing guacamole not only as a burger topping but as a separate side dish as well.
In Denver, McDonald’s is offering a Guacamole Burger topped with a Hass avocado guacamole, pico de gallo, lettuce and white Cheddar, served on the glossy [...]
Culver’s always will be the home of the ButterBurger, but as it expands–its 500th unit opened in March and it is in 21 states–the Wisconsin-based chain continues to look at what it can bring to its menu, including chicken
In September 2011, the chain introduced a new line of premium, antibiotic-free, natural chicken sandwiches and [...]
[Update: Photo added of McCafe on shelves.] [Update: McDonald’s responded with this statement: “McDonald’s is committed to serving delicious, high quality coffee that our customers can feel good about – at a value. We are building on the momentum of our McCafé beverages in our restaurants by expanding these options as we increasingly strive to [...]