Tag Archive for Happy Meals

Happy Meals Have Last Laugh in SF

Fast-food franchise managers have shown a little fast thinking in San Francisco’s Happy Meal toy ban brouhaha. Starting this month, restaurants are banned from putting toy giveaways in kids’ meals that don’t meet nutritional standards. So, no more Happy Meals with a cheap plastic toy in them right? Not exactly. Local McDonald’s franchises no longer…

Votes for vittles

Hear about the epic vote yesterday? No, I’m not talking about the national elections that gave us our first speaker from the House of Orange. I’m talking about the San Francisco supervisors’ ban on Happy Meals. To be more specific, the supes voted 8-3 to give preliminary approval to a banon toy giveaways in meals aimed at children unless…