Articles Tagged with fast food

McDonald’s Is Planning To Close Hundreds Of Restaurants

McDonald's In Serious Trouble

McDonald’s Corp. plans to close hundreds of U.S. restaurants. For the first time in more than 45 years, the world’s biggest hamburger chain plans to close more stores than it opens. According to a review of Security and Exchange Commission filings by McDonald’s, the Associated Press revealed the fast-food restaurant giant has not closed more… Read more »

Confirmed: Fried KFC ‘Rat’ Is Actually Chicken

This wasn't a rat after all!

KFC has been hit with a lot of controversy lately — in particular regarding the quality control surrounding its food. Recent reports claiming that a man got a fried rat in his meal have gone viral, gaining international attention and sparking disgust on social media. Now KFOR News 4 reports that lab tests have confirmed… Read more »

Taco Bell To Test Delivery Service, Expand Catering Options

Taco Bell To Test Delivery Service--Expand Catering Options

For those of us too lazy to go out and buy our Doritos Locos tacos, Taco Bell CEO Brian Niccol has plans for the fast food chain to test out a delivery service later this year, according to Nation’s Restaurant News. The recently-appointed CEO didn’t specify any planned markets in which the delivery service will… Read more »

McDonald’s Plans To Remove Antibiotics From Their Chicken

McDonald's Does Away With Human Antibiotics In Chicken

McDonald’s Corp. is placing demands on their chicken suppliers to stop using human antibiotics in raising poultry. The world’s largest fast food chain will also offer customers cow milk void of rBGH, the artificial growth hormone. According to experts, this is a huge public health move by McDonald’s. Today, McDonald’s made an announcement that the… Read more »

Burger King To Trial Delivery Service In The UK

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If you’re a UK customer who frequents Burger King, you’ll be pleased to hear that the fast food giants will be offering a delivery service on a trial basis across the country. A report from the Independent says the company will begin trials in Romford, Truro, Hornchurch, Skegness, Hull, Northampton, Hayes, and Gants Hill. A… Read more »

Outrage After McDonald’s Serves Human Tooth With French Fries In Japan!

Human tooth in McDonald's french fries!

A McDonald’s customer in Japan was shocked after she was served french fries containing bits of human tooth! Media reports in Japan have slammed the fast food giant after a series of incidents involving contaminated have come to light recently. According to Channel News Asia, the customer was served the contaminated fries at an outlet… Read more »

Best Diet Plans For 2015: How To Lose Weight Fast And Effectively

Best Diet Plans

According to Google, whenever a new year like 2015 rolls around, searches for terms like “best diet plans” or “how to lose weight fast” tend to increase, with folks searching for the latest, greatest, and best diet plans to sincerely kick their weight loss efforts into gear. Whether it’s the HCG diet, a juice cleansing… Read more »

Obesity Not As Unhealthy For Some, According To New Study

Obesity And Fast Food Not Bad Combination

Obesity is widely known as a silent killer, and it is anything but a hallmark of the healthy lifestyle. However, a new study has indicated that it may not be quite as dangerous as previously thought. Scientists encouraged 20 already obese people to eat 1,000 more calories per day in addition to their daily load…. Read more »

Is Fast Food Healthier Than It Was 10 Years Ago? New Study Says ‘No’

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Fast food traditionally has a negative connotation when we think about health. Calories, cholesterol, sodium all seem to be synonymous with fast food despite the industry’s attempts over the last decade to market their offerings as “fresher,” “lighter” and “healthier.” But has anything really changed in the fast food industry? Researchers from Tufts University who… Read more »