Fast food giant McDonald’s (MCD) – Get the McDonald’s Corporation report is about to launch its new Spicy Chicken McNuggets, a hot spin on the classic dishWednesday and everything is done to promote it.
At last check, shares of the fast-food giant rose 0.9% to $222.45.
Spicy Chicken McNuggets, the first twist on the traditional recipe since 1983, will be offered to customers as part of a “buy one, get one free” offer.
On September 16 only, a customer who orders the six new Spicy Nuggets on their app also receives a free order of Spicy or Classic Chicken Nuggets.
Uber Eats users who order from McDonald’s can get 10 free Spicy Chicken McNuggets between September 22-28 with a minimum purchase of $20.
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The Chicago-based company first unveiled these spicy nuggets on August 25.
The nuggets are breaded with a tempura coating of both cayenne and chili peppers and come with a new hot sauce.
On September 1, more than 50 black former McDonald’s franchisees sued the fast-food giant, alleging it directed them to less profitable restaurants while failing to support their business.
McDonald’s denied the allegations of discrimination against franchisees and said they did not reflect the company’s work as a partner in the small business community.
The Chicago company investigated the conduct of former CEO Steve Easterbrook to see if he also covered up wrongdoing by other employees, as well as allegations of potential misconduct within the human resources department. The Wall Street Journal reported.