Taco Bell waffle taco follows a recent trend in fast food: breakfast reimagined as a sandwich. Successful in Southern California, the Taco Bell waffle taco will be tested in 100 more restaurants nationwide starting Thursday.
Taylor Farms of Mexico salad mix was served at Olive Garden and Red Lobster restaurants. FDA says salad from Taylor Farms of Mexico is behind illnesses in Iowa and Nebraska, but the outbreak in 14 other states is still under investigation.
Fast food workers walked out of McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, and other chains Monday to demand higher wages and the right to form unions. The strike disrupted business in at least seven US cities and attracted the support of several labor groups and city council representatives.
Taco Bell announced Tuesday that it was getting rid of its kids menu and doubling up on successful efforts to cater to the young adult market. Taco Bell's announcement had little to do with nutritional concerns, but it still pleased food advocates.
Golden Corral dumpster, shown in a video posted by an employee, had food in serving trays sitting outdoors. The Golden Corral dumpster video raised sanitation concerns and got a manager fired, but the company claims the employee's father tried to sell the video for thousands.
McDonalds has served halal food, which is in accordance with Muslim dietary laws, at two Michigan restaurants for 12 years. But it's stopping the service after a lawsuit alleging the food was not halal. One problem: Not everyone agrees what halal is.
McDonald's global sales at stores open at least a year rose 2.6 percent in May, a welcome result after struggling a year ago. McDonald's sales were helped by cheap eats and new menu items, including egg white breakfast sandwiches.