McDonald’s closes locations in Europe due to pandemic, resulting in a glut of Alaska pollock

Published on
March 31, 2020

The closure of McDonald’s restaurants in the United Kingdom and continental Europe has resulted in a glut of Alaska pollock, which is used in the chain’s iconic Filet-o-Fish sandwich.

McDonald’s closed all 1,270 of its stores in the United Kingdom last week on 23 March, as well as …

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Reporting from Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

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