Posts filtered by tags: Taco Bell[x]


Festival Pass: More livestreams to put on your calendar

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. I know everyone is raving about Olivia Rodrigo’s “Drivers License” and there was even a sketch devoted to it on “Saturday Night Live” last week, but there’s a TikTok song that spoke to my emo kid soul even more. One of the people from the Delaware band Khaki Cuffs is reminding us all what it was like to go to basement shows with a TikTok video of the origin...
Tags: Apple, Molly, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Ireland, Music Festivals, Dropkick Murphys, Coachella, Delaware, Dave King, Taco Bell, Southern California, Pomona, DUBLIN Ireland, Coachella Valley Music

The fast-food chicken sandwich wars have reached a new boiling point because of the pandemic, and every chain wants in on the cash grab

McDonald's just launched its own new crispy chicken sandwich to compete with Popeyes and Chick-fil-A. Erin McDowell/Insider The demand for new fast-food chicken sandwiches is higher than ever before. McDonald's, Burger King, Chick-fil-A, and KFC have all launched new chicken sandwiches in the past year. The strategy for many chains appears to be replicating competitors' successes to win over customers. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. For fast-food chains working...
Tags: US, Trends, Analysis, Fast Food, Chick-fil-a, Retail, Mcdonald's, Facetime, Kfc, Restaurant Brands International, Taco Bell, Forbes, Wendy, McDonald, Popeyes, Chick

The Out-of-Touch Adults' Guide To Kid Culture: Mukbang and Bullshido

This week’s out-of-touch guide brings us gifts from Asia, including the Korean craze of “mukbang” videos, American appropriation of ancient Chinese martial arts, and a Japanese video game series that some people really like… but only some people.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Asia, Youtube, Daft Punk, Tai Chi, Sony, Musicians, Lifehacks, Asmr, Burger King, Internet Culture, RPG, Square Enix, Internet Television, Taco Bell, Entertainers

The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in March

Viewers are turning to streaming entertainment more than ever thanks to the global pandemic, and the plethora of services—Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, Disney+, and HBO Max—can serve as a much-needed escape. At the start of each month, most streamers do a little shuffle, adding new movies and taking some away—and io9 is here…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Christopher Nolan, Science, Mahershala Ali, The Walking Dead, California, Tim Burton, Roald Dahl, Disney, Companies, Netflix, Walton Goggins, Bill Murray, Sandra Bullock, Seth Rogen

Beyond Meat rallies after McDonalds and Yum Brands partnerships overshadow weak sales

McDonald's previously paired with Beyond Meat to offer a plant-based burger in Canada. McDonald's Shares of Beyond Meat gained 3.3% premarket Friday after announcing partnerships with McDonald's and Yum! Brands. The faux-meat producer also reported fourth-quarter sales that missed expectations. Watch Beyond Meat trade live here.Shares of Beyond Meat gained 3.3% during premarket trading Friday after news of partnerships with two of the largest fast-food chains overshadowed weak fourt...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Canada, Mcdonalds, Beyond Meat, Taco Bell, Taco, McDonald, McDonald s Corp, Yum Brands, KFC Pizza Hut, Evan Brown, Emily Graffeo, Mcdonalds Stock Price, Beyond Meat Stock, Beyond Meat Stock Price

Beyond Meat rallies 13% after McDonalds and Yum Brands partnerships overshadow weak sales

McDonald's previously paired with Beyond Meat to offer a plant-based burger in Canada. McDonald's Shares of Beyond Meat gained as much as 13% Friday after announcing partnerships with McDonald's and Yum! Brands. The faux-meat producer also reported fourth-quarter sales that missed expectations. Watch Beyond Meat trade live here.Shares of Beyond Meat jumped as high as 13% to $162 a share Friday after news of partnerships with two of the largest fast-food chains overshadowed weak four...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Bank Of America, Mcdonalds, Beyond Meat, Taco Bell, Taco, McDonald, McDonald s Corp, BofA, Yum Brands, KFC Pizza Hut, Evan Brown, Canada McDonald, Emily Graffeo, Mcdonalds Stock Price

Beyond Meat just signed a multi-year deal with McDonald's on the McPlant Burger, and said it would also create plant-based menus for Taco Bell, KFC, and Pizza Hut

McDonald's previously paired with Beyond Meat to offer a plant-based burger in Canada. McDonald's Beyond Meat has signed multi-year deals to supply plant-based foods to McDonald's and Yum! Brands. The deal makes Beyond Meat the "preferred" supplier for the patty in McDonald's new McPlant burger. It said it would also create a plant-based menu for Yum! Brands' KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Plant-based meat maker Beyond Meat sai...
Tags: Restaurants, Trends, Canada, YUM, Retail, Impossible Foods, Beyond Meat, Taco Bell, Brown, McDonald, McDonald s Corp, El Segundo California, Yum Brands Inc, Ethan Brown, Richa Naidu, Taco Bell KFC

Guy Fieri opens virtual kitchens throughout Southern California

Guy Fieri is going big on ghost kitchens. The Food Network chef is the latest celebrity to partner with Virtual Dining Concepts. The result is Guy Fieri’s Flavortown Kitchen, a delivery-only restaurant that’s available in a dozen Southern California cities. It also has a presence in 27 other states and the District of Columbia. The menu includes burgers, sandwiches, wings, pasta, macaroni and cheese, fries and fried pickles. This is Fieri’s biggest presence in Southern California. He has his nam...
Tags: Hollywood, California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Food Network, Fast Food, Mario, Brio, District Of Columbia, Guy Fieri, Mariah, Mariah Carey, Apple Store, Taco Bell, Southern California

Mel’s Drive-In reopens on Sunset Boulevard with 40-cent burgers on Feb. 26

Mel’s Drive-In will be celebrating the grand reopening of its West Hollywood restaurant on Friday, Feb. 26, with 40-cent burgers, according to social media posts. The discount is the price that people paid when the chain was founded in 1947, the posts say, and will be offered noon to 4 p.m. The celebration will also include roller-skating carhops on Saturday. The chain is known as the setting of the 1973 film “American Graffiti” and for its recreation at Universal Studios Hollywood. The West Hol...
Tags: Facebook, Restaurants, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Mel, Universal Studios, Taco Bell, West Hollywood, Caesar Salad, Los Angeles County, Sunset Strip, Sunset Boulevard, Sherman Oaks, Ben Frank, Top Stories LADN

How to get a free McDonald’s Crispy Chicken Sandwich in Southern California

McDonald’s is adding three chicken sandwiches to its core menu as of Wednesday, Feb. 24. The Crispy Chicken Sandwich, $4.39, features a lightly coated chicken fillet and crinkle cut pickles on a toasted potato roll. A Spicy Crispy Chicken Sandwich at $4.49 comes with pepper sauce. And a Deluxe Crispy Chicken Sandwich, $4.99, includes lettuce, tomatoes and mayonnaise. The sandwiches have been more than two years in development, according to Chris Ishida, a franchisee with six restaurants in the c...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Tennessee, Fast Food, San Diego, North Carolina, Taco Bell, Southern California, San Bernardino, Caesar Salad, McDonald, Woodland Hills, Southern California McDonald, Popeyes Louisiana Chicken, Crispy Chicken Sandwich

20 brilliant cooking hacks from the pros

During these pandemic times, when kitchen time has ratcheted up to three squares a day, day after day, there’s no such thing as too many tips and tricks to make life easier. We want all the clever hacks, from short cuts and time savers to kitchen tools put to unintended use. (Handheld mixer, may you shred our chicken for a lifetime!) So we’ve compiled 20 of our favorite ways to make cooking simpler, faster or more successful. Some of these hacks hail from chef and cookbook author interviews over...
Tags: Food, Cook, San Francisco, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Recipes, Times, Smith, Joe, Taco Bell, Caesar Salad, Woodland Hills, George Lopez, Rishi, Food Wine magazine

Taco Bell—an Unexpected Competitor—Just Joined the Chicken Sandwich Wars

While top chefs might argue that fried chicken does not belong on a taco, and hotel moguls would argue that fast-food chains have no business launching their own resorts, Taco Bell is a fan of disrupting markets. For its next act, the restaurant is reigniting the chicken sandwich wars by reminding us just how much...
Tags: Advertising, Taco Bell, Food & Beverage, Briefly

Chick-fil-A is still the chicken sandwich king among people ordering delivery

Hollis Johnson Chick-fil-A is the most popular delivery choice among chicken sandwich sellers. The chain had a 45% market share in December, with Popeyes in a distant second. The crowded chicken sandwich world continues to grow as more brands introduce menu items. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In the ongoing chicken sandwich wars, Chick-fil-A is easily the delivery winner with 45% of the market share.Fast food brands have been competing in the red-hot chicken san...
Tags: Trends, Houston, Burger King, Kfc, Taco Bell, Wendy, McDonald, Edison, Popeyes, Jimmy John, Chick, Shake Shack, Mary Meisenzahl, Hollis Johnson Chick, Edison Trends Insider

Whitney Cummings describes COVID-19 experience ahead of drive-in show: ‘I had it really bad’

Whitney Cummings is ready to get out of the house. For the past several months, the comedian has entertained her followers on social media by giving them an inside look at what life has been like at her Woodland Hills home: She’s displayed her skills on the basketball court, videos of her rescue dogs, beauty and fashion tips and behind-the-scenes clips from her “Good For You” podcast. But she’s ready to get up on stage, even if it’s in front of a bunch of cars. “I mean, we gotta do something,” C...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Nbc, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Dave Grohl, Meghan Trainor, Disneyland, Whitney, Taco Bell, Cummings, Woodland Hills, Whitney Cummings, Sebastian Maniscalco, Drive-in

Taco Bell's newest item is both a chicken sandwich and a taco, and it's dropping in March

Taco Bell Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco. Taco Bell Taco Bell is introducing a chicken sandwich taco. It will launch in Tennessee and North Carolina in March ahead of a nationwide rollout. Several fast food chains have introduced chicken sandwiches to compete with Chick-fil-A and Popeyes. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Taco Bell is becoming an unexpected participant in the chicken sandwich wars with a new Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco.The hybrid menu item will first b...
Tags: Trends, Tennessee, North Carolina, Burger King, Kfc, Taco Bell, McDonald, Nashville Tennessee, Charlotte North Carolina, Jimmy John, Chick, Mary Meisenzahl, Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco

Taco Bell tests Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco in Nashville and Charlotte before national debut

Taco Bell testing Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco in Nashville, Tennessee and Charlotte, North Carolina, ahead of nationwide debut later in 2021.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nashville, Usa Today, Taco Bell, Charlotte, Nashville Tennessee, Charlotte North Carolina, Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco

Taco Bell joins the chicken wars with a new taco

Everyone seems to love fried chicken sandwiches. But how about a fried chicken sandwich on a taco? Taco Bell is making that dream come true with its new Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco.
Tags: Cnn, Taco Bell

Taco Bell announces a crispy chicken sandwich that is also a taco

There’s a new, unexpected player in the hot chicken sandwich war: Taco Bell. The Irvine-based fast food giant will soon be testing an item called the Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco, which a news release calls both a sandwich and a taco. The sandwiches will go on sale for $2.49 each in Nashville, Tenn., and Charlotte, N.C., on March 11. Southern Californians will have to wait for a while. Taco Bell plans a nationwide debut later this year. The sandwiches feature chicken meat marinated in jalapeño b...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Fast Food, Nashville, Taco Bell, Caesar Salad, Nashville Tenn, Irvine, Charlotte N C, Woodland Hills, George Lopez, Pala Casino Spa Resort, Gasolina Café, Restaurants Food and Drink, Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco

Taco Bell enters chicken sandwich wars with its own spin: A taco version

Taco Bell said Monday that it's testing a taco version of the chicken sandwich in Nashville, Tennessee, and Charlotte, North Carolina.
Tags: Taco Bell, Nashville Tennessee

Chick-fil-A will stop selling bagels and decaf coffee this spring. Here are all the menu changes coming soon.

Gabbi Shaw/INSIDER Chick-fil-A is eliminating bagels and hot decaf coffee from menus this spring. The chain will also consolidate sizing options on other parts of the menu. Many fast food chains have slimmed down menus in the last year to keep wait times short and deal with supply issues. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Chick-fil-A is slimming down its menu this spring, the chain has confirmed to Insider. Two items - bagels and decaf hot coffee - are being totally ...
Tags: Trends, Arizona, North Carolina, Taco Bell, McDonald, QSR, Mary Meisenzahl, Gabbi Shaw INSIDER Chick

Taco Bell: Taco Bell Spice Hotline

Nothing will spice up your life like the new, chorizo taco from Taco Bell.
Tags: Advertising, Taco Bell, Taco Bell Spice Hotline

Fast-food workers and care staff are holding a Black History Month strike in 15 cities to push for a $15 minimum wage

A group of BLM demonstrators protest the Federal Reserve Bank about $15 minimum wage in NYC to solidarity nationwide in Lower Manhattan at the financial district in New York, United States on July 20, 2020 Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Fast-food and care workers will strike on Tuesday for a $15 minimum wage and better COVID-19 safety measures. Doubling the minimum wage to $15 is part of Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus proposal. Workers from fast-food chains including McDonald's ...
Tags: Florida, Senate, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Atlanta, Joe Biden, Minimum Wage, Economy, House, House Of Representatives, Strike, Retail, Nancy Pelosi, Houston, Republican

14 ways fast-food chains have changed because of the coronavirus pandemic

A McDonald's sign is pictured in Thornburg, Virginia, on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc/Getty Images McDonald's, Taco Bell, and Chick-fil-A have changed their operations since the pandemic started. The drive-thru lane has been a lifeline to most fast-food chains. Taco Bell's mobile-ordering option and contactless payments are likely to continue. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Many fast-food restaurants have adopted possible strategies for...
Tags: Food, New York, Cdc, China, New York City, America, Trends, Features, Brooklyn, New York Times, Fast Food, Chick-fil-a, Retail, Mcdonald's, Starbucks, Jack

8 fast-food chains that are thriving during the pandemic

A Chick-fil-A employee delivering food to a drive-thru customer. Chick-fil-A The coronavirus pandemic has been detrimental to the restaurant and fast-casual dining industries. However, many fast-food chains have seen growth in sales, despite facing challenges. Chains like Chick-fil-A, Taco Bell, and McDonald's have seen success due to drive-thru sales. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The coronavirus pandemic posed many challenges to the fast-food industry, but some chai...
Tags: Business, America, Trends, Features, Fast Food, Retail, Jack, Cnbc, Kfc, Orlando, Taco Bell, Travis Scott, Wendy, HARRIS, McDonald, Chick

The One Club Announces Inaugural WITHIN: The In-House Creative Conference

The One Club for Creativity , the world’s foremost nonprofit organization to support the global creative community, will hold its first   WITHIN: The In-House Creative Conference , streaming live March 30-April 1, 2021.   The new conference addresses a void in the market for a forum to examine issues specific to in-house creative teams and cultures.  The event is targeted at the universe of in-house creatives, including department and group heads, creative directors, art dir...
Tags: New York, Featured, Adobe, Advertising, Art and design, Salesforce, Taco Bell, Skullcandy, Adam Morgan, Scott Larson, Dennis Lim, Kevin Swanepoel, Jean Batthany, Mike Wente, One Club, Christian Haas

9 Super Bowl Snacks to Eat All by Yourself

I hope you have banished the concept of a “Super Bowl party” from your brain, because there is no scenario in which it is acceptable for any American to host one for this particular Super Bowl. (Also haven’t we given Tom Brady enough attention? I mean, honestly—where does it end?)Read more...
Tags: Pizza, Food And Drink, Tom Brady, Lifehacks, Cuisine, Taco Bell, American Cuisine, Frito Pie, Chili con Carne, Mexican cuisine, Dipping Sauce, World Cuisine, Hospitality_recreation, Cuisine Of The Southwestern United States, Tex Mex Cuisine

The best luggage tags of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Swap the flimsy luggage tag airlines provide with one of our top picks, from leather to stainless steel.The Away x Tile Luggage Tag is our best overall because it also locates your bag thanks to Bluetooth connectivity.For other luggage-related guides, check out our best carry-on luggage and best checked luggage guides.There are plenty of things to worry about while traveling: Figuring out how to squeeze everything you'll need for a week-long trip into a carry-o...
Tags: Travel, Reviews, Star Wars, Cdc, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Luggage, Travel Accessories, Taco Bell, Conair, Kyle Schurman, Insider Picks Guides, Best Guides, Guide Update, Travel (Reviews

Pizza Hut just introduced Detroit-Style pizza - here's what it looks like

Pizza Hut Detroit-style pizza. Mary Meisenzahl/Insider Pizza Hut is introducing "Detroit-style" pizza across the US. The new pie comes in four varieties and starts at $10.99. Pizza chains have largely been winners in the pandemic that hurt the restaurant industry. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Pizza Hut is releasing new Detroit-style pizza at locations across the US in what says is its biggest launch of the year.Typical of Detroit style, the pizzas are rectangular wit...
Tags: US, Trends, Pizza Hut, Detroit, Cinnabon, Kfc, Taco Bell, Midwest, Yum Brands, Greg Flynn, Visit Business Insider, Mary Meisenzahl, Wendy s Pizza Hut Detroit, David Graves Pizza Hut, Pizza Hut Detroit

McDonald's is bringing back Spicy Chicken McNuggets after some locations sold out in 2 weeks in September

Spicy McNuggets. McDonald's Spicy Chicken McNuggets and Mighty Hot Sauce are returning to McDonald's menus in February. When they were first introduced in September they sold out within two weeks in some locations. McDonald's statement hints at fans' role in bringing back the McNuggets. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. McDonald's is bringing back Spicy Chicken McNuggets to locations across the US starting February 1. The new McNugget variety was first introduced in S...
Tags: US, Trends, Taco Bell, McDonald, Liz Matthews, Irene Jiang, Mary Meisenzahl, Spicy Chicken McNuggets, McDonald s Spicy Chicken McNuggets, McRib Taco Bell