Canada’s First QSR to Launch Veggie Burger Experiences Beyond Meat Shortages From High Demand

Canada’s First QSR to Launch Veggie Burger Experiences Beyond Meat Shortages From High Demand

Beyond Meat’s largest restaurant partner, A&W Food Services of Canada Inc. has experienced product shortages due to “extreme popularity” of its latest Beyond Burger offering which launched July 9.

According to Plant Based News, some vegan burger patty fans have been “unable to get their hands on it, leading numerous A&W outlets to post signs, with one saying: We are out of Beyond Burgers! Due to a Canada-wide shortage and the extreme popularity of the Beyond Burger, we have run out. Many stores may still carry them. We will continue serving them as soon as we can get more!! Thank you for making our new burger a success!!!”

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Root Beer Made Fresh Daily (and Other Things You Might Not Know About A&W)

Root Beer Made Fresh Daily (and Other Things You Might Not Know About A&W)

By Barbara L. Vergetis Lundin, Assistant Editor

A&W is famous for its root beer and floats, but did you know that root beer is made fresh daily at many of the restaurants? Probably not. A lot has changed over the past several decades from multiple different ownerships to a new brand strategy using loyalty programs and social media. Here’s the scoop on what else you might not know.

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