10 Aug '11, 9pm

Burger Chain Says, "Eat Less Meat" | Care2 Causes

Burger Chain Says, "Eat Less Meat" | Care2 Causes

American-style burger outlets run into resistance in Sweden, where the Max Burger has been pleasing Scandinavian palates for over forty years. They just can’t compete with the higher quality fare served up by the family-owned chain. So why would a burger joint that consistently outperforms competitors advise its customers to stop eating so many burgers? According to the Harvard Business Review , the company wanted a healthier menu as far back as 2000. They cut back on salt, sugar and fat, added healthier breads and turned to local producers for all of their beef and chicken and 90% of the rest of the food they serve. Their next move was to to turn to The Natural Step to assess how they could run a more sustainable operation. One of the answers was to cut back on beef (see The Methane Makers ). So they did, by adding more options such as chicken, fish and veggie burgers and...

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