Fast Food http://kunc.org en Study: Fast Food Has Gotten A Bit Slower http://kunc.org/post/study-fast-food-has-gotten-bit-slower Fast food, it turns out, isn't quite as fast as it used to be.<p>A new <a href="http://www.qsrmagazine.com/reports/drive-thru-performance-study">study</a> finds that McDonald's posted its slowest drive-through times since this survey was first conducted 15 years ago.<p>At McDonald's, customers will spend on average 3 minutes and 9 seconds from the time they place their orders until they receive their food. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 08:31:00 +0000 50242 at http://kunc.org Study: Fast Food Has Gotten A Bit Slower Sandwich Monday: McDonald's Mighty Wings http://kunc.org/post/sandwich-monday-mcdonalds-mighty-wings Chicken wing restaurants continue to pop up everywhere in this country — there are Wingstop, Buffalo Wild Wings, Aaron Sorkin's West Wings. Now, McDonald's is getting in on the act with Mighty Wings. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:25:00 +0000 50219 at http://kunc.org Sandwich Monday: McDonald's Mighty Wings McDonald's Says Bye-Bye To Sugary Sodas In Happy Meals http://kunc.org/post/mcdonalds-says-bye-bye-sugary-sodas-happy-meals Fast-food giant McDonald's has made a <a href="http://news.mcdonalds.com/press-releases/alliance-for-a-healthier-generation-and-mcdonald-s-nyse-mcd-1054519">commitment</a> to stop marketing sodas as a beverage option in kids' Happy Meals.<p>Instead, the chain has committed to market and promote only milk, water and juice with the children's meals.<p>Now, if parents order a Coke or Sprite with their child's Happy Meal, they won't be turned down. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 22:10:00 +0000 Allison Aubrey 50096 at http://kunc.org Burger King: Customers Can Have Their Fries And Eat Them, Too http://kunc.org/post/burger-king-customers-can-have-their-fries-and-eat-them-too The world's No. 2 hamburger chain is rolling out lower fat, lower calorie french fries Tuesday.<p><a href="http://www.bk.com/en/us/satisfries.html">Burger King says it hopes its Satisfries</a> will attract health-conscious customers who have cut back on fries.<p>A small order of the new crinkle-cut fries has 270 calories, compared with 340 calories for a small order of regular fries.<p>Executives at the company say that except for the shape, customers won't be able to tell that Satisfries are lower in calories.<p>Customers might, however, notice the price tag. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 06:43:00 +0000 49969 at http://kunc.org Sandwich Monday: The Steak, Egg & Cheese McMuffin http://kunc.org/post/sandwich-monday-steak-egg-cheese-mcmuffin For the first two millennia of McDonald's Breakfast Menu, very little changed, but the past several months have brought startling reforms. The company introduced the <a href="http://www.tampabay.com/things-to-do/food/dining/how-does-the-egg-white-delight-mcmuffin-stack-up/2123469">Egg White Delight McMuffin</a>, which has 50 fewer calories and one fewer yellow spot than the regular McMuffin. They stopped slapping you in the face when you try to order the Fruit 'N Yogurt Parfait. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:36:00 +0000 49660 at http://kunc.org Sandwich Monday: The Steak, Egg & Cheese McMuffin