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McDonald’s investigating case of plastic found in beef burger bought from Jurong Bowl outlet, Singapore News

Fast-food chain McDonald’s is investigating a case where plastic was found in a beef burger bought at its Jurong Bowl outlet. Stomp contributor Christopher alerted Stomp to the incident and said that he had ordered a Classic Angus Cheese burger from the outlet at Yuan Ching Road on Apr 8 at about 6.25pm. He paid $12.65 for his meal. “When I received my burger and started eating it, I noticed plastic inside the burger,” he said. “I informed the outlet’s staff who gave me a refund and provided me with…

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Paper and plastic found in McDonald’s scrambled eggs and burger, Singapore News

Two customers of fast-food chain McDonald’s had unpleasant surprises this week when they found stray objects in their food orders. On Friday morning (Feb 8), Facebook user Espen Tian Bao ordered a Breakfast Deluxe meal from its online service McDelivery. However, when he received his meal, he found a piece of paper in his scrambled eggs. His receipt showed that the order was fulfilled by the McDonald’s branch at Safra Punggol. In a Facebook post on McDonald’s page on Friday, Mr Espen said that the outlet told him over the…

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The Golden Duck Co., Burger King salty about McDonald’s Salted Egg Yolk Loaded Fries?, Singapore News

Salted egg products have been trending mostly negatively these days thanks to McDonald’s Salted Egg Yolk Loaded Fries that tastes nothing like salted egg yolks, and deep-fried lizards found in Irvin’s Salted Egg’s fish skin snack. And from the way netizens are commenting on McDonald’s Facebook page, it seems like they would rather have eaten the deep-fried lizard from Irvin’s: “it’s not salted egg, tastes more like rotten egg!” Not passing up a chance to drown their salted egg rivals with more rotten eggs, The Golden Duck Co. and Burger…

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McDonald’s apologises after app glitch spams users with notifications promoting burger, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Fast food giant McDonald’s has apologised after a technical glitch in its delivery app caused users to be spammed with multiple notifications promoting one of its burgers. Many users took to social media on Friday morning (Oct 26) to complain about the issue, with some users saying that they received more than 50 identical notifications within a short period of time. The notifications read: “Charge ahead to honour your appetite! There’s no holding back when you want the Samurai Burger!” The McDonald’s Facebook page said in a post…

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Burger King to stop providing straws and plastic lids, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Fast-food chain Burger King has stopped giving dine-in customers straws and plastic lids for cold drinks in its 42 outlets here as of Monday (Oct 15). They will still be provided for deliveries and takeaways while dine-in customers can request for them. Burger King Singapore general manager Goh Chin Hou told The New Paper on Monday: “The removal of straws and lids will help our guests rethink whether they really need them and get everyone to do their part in keeping the environment clean. “It may seem like…

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