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Breakfast, Value, Cheddar Whopper, Etc.

Breakfast, Value, Cheddar Whopper, Etc.

Breakfast is booming, we’re continually told. Mintel in July reported that more than 50% of consumers say they were ordering breakfast foods from foodservice outlets more often than one year ago. Breakfast is so big that it’s all-day at McDonald’s, Jack in the Box and some others. So why aren’t breakfast foods treated to the […]

Crowdfunding Burger-Bar Expansion

Crowdfunding Burger-Bar Expansion

Finnish burger-bar chain Friends & Brgrs has reached its goal of raising approximately 1 million € though a crowdfunding campaign, and has done so much more quickly than it had expected. The chain—which operates four locations in Finland and one in Copenhagen, Denmark—announced the public sale of shares through Finnish online investment platform Invesdor earlier […]

McDonald’s Testing a Sriracha Big Mac

McDonald’s Testing a Sriracha Big Mac

McDonald’s is announcing today that it has begun testing a Sriracha Big Mac burger in the Columbus, Ohio, market, the same location for the earlier test of the Mac Jr. And Grand Mac that it will introduce nationally in early 2017. In addition to having exclusive access to a Sriracha Big Mac, Columbus diners can […]

New Cheeseburgers: Upscale & Classic

New Cheeseburgers: Upscale & Classic

It’s here! The election? Well, yes, that, too. But less nerve-wracking is the annual conversion of the winner of this year’s Best of the Bash Award into Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Beers’ latest upscale Finest burger. The new Billion Dollar Baby burger is inspired by The Jacques Burger, created by Chefs Kathy Sidell and […]

McDonald’s Uncreates ‘Create Your Taste’

McDonald’s Uncreates ‘Create Your Taste’

Operational simplicity has prevailed over customization. McDonald’s said it has ended its “Create Your Taste” customization platform in the U.S. in favor of the simpler “Signature Crafted Recipes” platform that it began testing in San Diego in February. The story was first reported by Business Insider. The “Create Your Taste” (CYT) platform uses kiosks where […]

McDonald’s Adding Mac Jr., Grand Mac

McDonald’s Adding Mac Jr., Grand Mac

McDonald’s Corp. today confirmed that it plans to introduce nationally both smaller and larger versions of its signature Big Mac in early 2017. The  chain began testing the new burgers in Central Ohio and Dallas/Fort Worth in April. The Grand Mac has two beef patties totaling one-third pound plus two slices of American cheese and […]

Wait Loss: Tasty Made, Bud Burger Debut

Wait Loss: Tasty Made, Bud Burger Debut

Aristotle wrote, “Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.” Wise thinking from a man who never had a burger, yet the sweet fruit of our patience with two burger events is being served today: First, Chipotle throws open the doors of its inaugural Tasty Made burger shop today in Lancaster, Ohio. It fulfills a […]

Mintel: 1 in 8 Use Delivery Services

Mintel: 1 in 8 Use Delivery Services

Jack in the Box has a separate late-night Munchie Meal menu for those who crave burgers at off-peak hours. Now, in the San Francisco Bay area, at least, diners with growling stomachs don’t even need to hit the drive-through since Jack this month formed a partnership with restaurant-delivery service DoorDash that delivers until 3 a.m. […]