Tyson says “a small number” of consumers contacted the company after finding small pieces of plastic in the chicken
If the test is successful and goes national, it would be the first new entree for the Happy Meal in more than 30 years, said McDonald’s spokeswoman Becca Hary
“There are definitely folks out there who aren’t entirely sure,” said Mark Crumpacker, who heads Chipotle’s marketing. Crumpacker said those with lingering worries are preventing other sales too, since they can “veto” going to Chipotle in group outings.
Crumpacker is Chipotle’s chief creative and development officer and had been in charge of the Denver company’s efforts to win back customers after an E. coli outbreak last year sent sales plunging
“We’re going to eliminate boring, repetitive, dangerous jobs, and we’re going to free up people to do things that are higher value,” said co-founder Alex Garden, a former Microsoft manager and president of mobile game maker Zynga Studios.
“Identifying who the enemy is” can be a key part of effective marketing, says branding consultant Laura Ries.
“It’s real customers that are working and need lunch and want it delivered by drone,” Blanks said.
In just the past two years, at least a half-dozen doughnut dealers have opened in Aurora or swapped owners, according to city records
“Primarily we wanted to take the reins of compensating our employees,” said Andy Fortang of Le Pigeon in Portland, Oregon, which eliminated tipping in June.