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Sweet or Screwy? Sonic Plans Another Candy-Drink Mashup

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Mar 16
Sugar is a bad word in some circles but that isn't stopping Sonic from pouring candy into its drinks.

McDonald's in Japan Rations Fries

FOOD/DRINK | By Elaine Kurtenbach | Dec 18
Only small fries with that? McDonald's in Japan is limiting the serving size of fries as stocks run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.

McDonald's to Trim Menu, Examine Ingredients

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Dec 14
McDonald's is planning to simplify its menu and maybe even the number of ingredients it uses in its food as it fights to hold onto customers.

Pizza Hut Tests "Skinny Slice"

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Sep 19
Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors.

Weed With That? Customer Served Marijuana at MD Sonic

NATIONAL | Jun 29
A Frederick, Maryland, woman says she was served a bag of marijuana with her fast-food order at a Sonic drive-in.

Starbucks-Owned Chain to Offer Burgers

FOOD/DRINK | May 28
Starbucks is dipping its toe into the burger business, with plans to open an outpost of its La Boulange chain that caters to the dinner crowd.

Downward Dog or Downward Spiral? Subway Removes ’Yoga Mat’ Chemical From Bread

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Apr 12
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.

Taco Bell Ads Feature Real-Life Ronald McDonalds

FOOD/DRINK | By Candic Choi | Mar 30
Taco Bell is name-dropping an unlikely clown to promote its new breakfast menu - Ronald McDonald.

Subway Joins First Lady’s Healthy Eating Effort

FOOD/DRINK | By Darlene Superville | Jan 27
Michelle Obama has a new partner in her campaign to get kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. The Subway sandwich chain will spend $41 million over three years to encourage them to eat more food that doesn’t come from a box.

Are More Dorito-Flavored Foods on the Way?

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Dec 17
PepsiCo Inc. found success last year after teaming up with Taco Bell to create Dorito-flavored taco shells. And it has since been dreaming up other dishes featuring its popular snacks.

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