Del Taco, a West Coast Tex-Mex chain, has a larger but less creative menu than its more popular competitor, Taco Bell. While Taco Bell is known for its crazy flavours and snack-food collaborations, Del Taco’s menu sticks to a wide range of simple classics, including tacos, burgers, fries, and tamales. […]
Del Taco seems to be selling fewer tacos and burritos containing Beyond Meat’s plant-based beef, months after trumpeting the product’s “unique appeal” and the “incredible future opportunity” it presented. The fake meat has made up about 4% of the Mexican-American fast-food chain’s sales this quarter, down from 6% in the […]
Del Taco sold roughly two million Beyond Tacos – made with plant-based Beyond Meat – in less than two months. On Wednesday, the chain announced it is launching two Beyond Meat burritos, including one stuffed with french fries. The Beyond Meat tacos were one of the most successful product launches […]
Del Taco debuted the meatless Beyond Taco in April, in partnership with meat-substitute company Beyond Meat. Business Insider taste-tested the Beyond Taco soon after it hit menus nationwide. Del Taco’s Beyond Taco is a delightful fast-food taco – nothing less, nothing more. Vegan meat substitutes are sweeping the fast-food industry. […]
Plant-based meat alternatives are making inroads into the fast-food and casual-dining markets. Impossible Foods announced in May it had raised $US300 million in a new funding round. Earlier that month, Beyond Meat went public and saw its stock jump 163% on its first day of trading. On December 18, Carl’s […]
Del Taco has seen an increase in customer spending and traffic following the launch of its vegan Beyond Meat taco 11 days ago. The Beyond Taco swaps ground beef with a vegan protein that imitates the taste and texture of a classic taco from Del Taco. “We’ve had stories … […]
To celebrate its stock-market debut and 10th birthday, Beyond Meat is offering free food at several fast-food chains on Friday. This includes Carl’s Jr, Del Taco, and Bareburger. Beyond Meat is a meat-substitute company that went public on Thursday in an explosive IPO, after which it saw its stock soar […]
McDonald’s “$US1, $US2, $US3 menu” debuts on Thursday – but some locations are already serving the new value menu. The new take on the Dollar Menu means a roughly 15% price cut for customers. Other fast-food chains are also slashing prices and creating new deals to compete with McDonald’s in […]
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