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Egg Shortage: Restaurants Raise Prices, Drop Items

Egg Shortage: Restaurants Raise Prices, Drop Items

Restaurants are struggling to deal with higher egg prices and an inability to get enough eggs and egg products in the midst of a shortage brought about by a bird flu virus that wiped out millions of chickens on commercial farms this spring. Some restaurants are pulling especially eggy dishes […]

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Whataburger Resumes Normal Breakfast Hours

Whataburger Resumes Normal Breakfast Hours

Whataburger is once again serving its full breakfast menu during normal breakfast hours from 11 p.m. to 11 a.m., including all menu items with eggs. Earlier this month, Whataburger announced the company had been affected by the national egg shortage caused by a recent outbreak of avian influenza. Due to […]

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Whataburger Changes Breakfast Times, Citing Egg Shortages

Whataburger Changes Breakfast Times, Citing Egg Shortages

Whataburger says it is limiting its breakfast-serving hours, citing egg shortages due to the Midwest bird flu crisis. The fast-food chain will serve breakfast 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. weekdays, and 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. on weekends. It previously was available 12 hours a day. Whataburger says in a […]

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10 Ways Restaurant Operators Can Mitigate Supply Reduction from Avian Influenza

10 Ways Restaurant Operators Can Mitigate Supply Reduction from Avian Influenza

Deaths of more than 39M hens to impact liquid eggs productions used by restaurants, bakeries, and packaged food producers. The recent outbreak of Avian Influenza has led to the deaths of more than 39 million hens, causing a disruption in both the egg and poultry industries and leading to all-time […]

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