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Here’s why McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish sales skyrocket in March

McDonald’s claims that the Filet-O-Fish sandwich is the most popular menu item during March. The company says it sells nearly a quarter of its total yearly Filet-O-Fish sandwiches this month. The month of March coincides with Lent, the 40-day religious event during which participating Catholics don’t eat meat from land […]
Here’s why McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish sales skyrocket in March
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The secret history of McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish, which was almost killed from the menu before becoming one of the chain’s staple sandwiches

McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish sandwich – the first non-hamburger item added to the fast food giant’s menu – went nationwide in 1965. It was the brainchild of Cincinnati-based McDonald’s franchise owner Lou Groen. Groen came up with the idea when he discovered that the Catholic practice of abstaining from meat on Fridays […]
The secret history of McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish, which was almost killed from the menu before becoming one of the chain’s staple sandwiches
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The healthiest things you can get at McDonald’s

Big Macs, McNuggets, Fries. Everyone knows these McDonald’s menu items. Unfortunately, these aren’t their healthiest options. Maybe that’s not a huge surprise, but what are the healthiest things you can get at McDonald’s? We asked Samantha Pyser, a registered dietitian, for her thoughts. Let’s start with breakfast. With its high-calorie […]
The healthiest things you can get at McDonald’s