Global Hospitality Providers Head To Dubai As Regional Industry Plans Multi-Billion Investments
April 06, 2023Major worldwide players will gather in Dubai this May (23-25 May) at The Hotel Show – the undisputed flagship for, and gateway to, the Middle East’s multi-billion-dollar hospitality industry
Another frozen Potato Supply Chain hickup: NO Fries for KFC customers in Singapore
May 04, 2022KFC Singapore said on Thursday April 28 that it is not offering French fries for now but assured customers that the item 'will be back soon'. Instead, the fast-food chain is offering wedges, cheese wedges and golden cheddar wedges on its menu in Singapore.
Only small fries for McDonald's customers in Japan, as floods in Western Canada disrupt supply
December 23, 2021Fans of McDonald's Fries in Japan are out of luck next week. The restaurant chain will only offers its small size portions, as flooding in Western Canada and COVID-19 disrupts the global supply chain for 'McDonald's potato'.
KFC Japan suspends French fry sales as global logistics breaks down
October 12, 2021No doubt the mouths of KFC fans were watering as they made their way to the chain’s branches in Japan last weekend. Unfortunately, many of them had to walk away with less than the full fried satisfaction they’d been hoping when they found out KFC ran out of French fries.
Kumpir and other potato dishes you probably never heard of
August 20, 2021Kumpir takes first place in this as it is more of a street food that is closely associated with Istanbul’s Ortaköy district. It is a baked potato that gets mashed in its own peel with some butter and chees.
Burger King is selling a sundae stuffed full of French fries in Singapore
December 28, 2020Burger King described the dessert as 'eccentric, but delicious' with contrasting temperatures, textures, and flavors. It's an ice-cream sundae full of fries.
And, yes, the fries are served hot.
Technomic Updates View of Covid-19 Impact on US Foodservice Sector
April 14, 2020As of April 13, the novel coronavirus pandemic that originated in Wuhan, China late last year had been attributed to over 119,000 deaths worldwide, of which more than 23,000 have been recorded in the United States and more than 10,000 in New York alone.
ITC: Re-Imagining the Frozen Food Segment
February 25, 2020ITC first started diversifying from its core tobacco business in the early 1970s, with the diversification drive picking up steam in 2003 when the Indian behemoth conglomerate started with its slew of launches in the FMCG category.
Amazon is launching online food delivery from restaurants in India this year
July 30, 2019Amazon.com Inc is planning a foray into the burgeoning online food delivery business from restaurants in India this year, in a move that could raise competition in an increasingly crowded market.
Japanese Fast Food Chain puts French Fry Ice Cream Sundaes on the Menu
January 13, 2018Japanese Fast food chain 'First Kitchen' launch two types of 'Dessert Potato' nationwide. Both dishes start with French fries with a swirl of Hokkaido dairy-sourced vanilla ice cream finished with two types of toppings...