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· Wendy’s has opened its first UK restaurant - here's the full list of future locations
· Animal Welfare Groups Call on Wendy’s to Go 100% Cage-Free
Wendy’s has opened its first UK restaurant - here's the full list of future locations
By Jenna Macfarlane, Yorkshire Evening Post (UK)
2nd June 2021
American fast-food chain Wendy’s has returned to the UK after closing all its branches more than 20 years ago.
The iconic Dave’s Single hamburger is back on British soil as the company’s first restaurant officially opened in Reading today (2 June).
But it’s good news for fans of the Frosty elsewhere, as Wendy’s plans to expand to 400 different UK locations in the coming years.
That means major US classics like the Baconator and Spicy Chicken burger will be on menus for hungry Brits across the country.
And there will also be an exclusive range of items only available for UK customers, from the Veggie Stack to the Veggie Bites...
Animal Welfare Groups Call on Wendy’s to Go 100% Cage-Free
June 2, 2021
Animal welfare groups are calling on Wendy’s to go 100% cage-free years after the fast food giant pledged to do so by 2020 This video "Animal Welfare Groups Call on Wendy’s to Go 100% Cage-Free", first appeared on https://nowthisnews.com.
ALEXANDRIA BECK: Companies moving away from the caged confinement of hens is a global trend that shows no signs of slowing down. Companies generally receive praise for giving customers what they want. And for improving their animal welfare policies.
But companies like Wendy's, who are refusing to be transparent about their progress and attempting to profit off of their empty promises to eliminate cages from their egg supply chain, need to be held accountable to the commitments that they made back in 2016.
According to a recent survey, 77% of people in the US are concerned about the way farm animals are treated. Especially, those living on factory farms...
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