Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Chick-fil-A is joining other fast-food chains, including McDonalds, in posting calories on the menu.
Wednesday, April 17
When ordering fast food, is ignorance bliss? Well not for long. Chick-fil-A announced today that later this month, it will add calorie counts to its menus so customers can be aware of exactly what they are eating. The chain said it is adding calorie counts to its menu boards nationally “in an effort to help customers make more informed ordering decisions and to assist guests in selecting meals that suit their individual dietary needs and preferences.” In 2012, McDonald’s began adding calorie counts to its menus. Places likeCorner Bakery Café and Cosi do the same. “Adding calorie counts to our menu boards is just another channel we are using to communicate our nutritional information to customers,” said David Farmer, Chick-fil-A’s vice …
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Forty-three area Chick-fil-A restaurants—including the Neshaminy Mall location—will host a father and daughter date night on Monday, March 4.
Neshaminy Mall's Chick-fil-A, along with 42 other locations, will host a father and daughter date night on Monday, March 4. From 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., dads and their daughters are encouraged to spend some quality time together over dinner with a few special activities. During dinner, every dad and daughter will receive an activity sheet with questions and topics to help get the conversation started, according to a press release. "Reservations at 24 of the restaurants are already completely full," Desiree Mahr, a spokesperson for Chick-fil-A told Patch. "Reservations still remain at the Neshaminy Mall location and can be made at www.daddydaughterdate.com," The father-daughter date night is just one way to promote community connections, which …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The restaurant wants to encourage dads and their daughters to spend a little quality time over some chicken and fries.
Area Chik-fil-As are hosting their annual Daddy-Daughter Date Night on Monday, March 4. This year, Dads and their daughters are invited to spend a special evening enjoying dinner, spending some quality time and enjoying the special events Chik-fil-A has planned. Dads and daughters who want to participate will have to register on the Daddy-Daughter Date Night website. There are four one-hour reservation times starting at 4:30 p.m. at each of the Bensalem and Trevose locations. The event is free to attend, except the cost of the food. Customers can visit www.daddydaughterdate.com to make a reservation. See the video in our media section to get an idea of what to expect on Daddy-Daughter Date Night. Area Chik-fil-A locations:
Thursday, July 7, 2011
It's Cow Appreciation Day on Friday, July 8.
Chick-Fil-A is celebrating Cow Appreciation Day by giving away free meals to anyone who dresses like a cow on Friday, July 8. The more committed you are to the cow costume, the better your meal will be. If you rock a cow hat, you might only get a free entree, but if you dress "head to hoof" you'll get an entire meal. For tips on how to create a committed cow costume, download the cow costume kit here, or get creative and design your own. Chick-Fil-A will award prizes in three categories: If you dress the part, send us your photos.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
15 percent of proceeds will benefit the family of a local child diagnosed with stage III Wilms' tumor.
In order to help 9-month-old Madeline Victoria Smith and her family, the Chick-fil-A in Trevose is holding a Spirit Night June 8. According to Chick-fil-A marketing director Tanya Ropars, Maddie was diagnosed with a stage III Wilms' tumor, which is a rare, fast growing kidney cancer that typically occurs in children. "During these trying economic times her family needs your help in caring for Maddie as well as her big sister, Josie," Ropars said in an e-mail. From 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., Chick-fil-A will give 15 percent of all sales brought in for Maddie. If you do stop in to order food to help the family, make sure you mention Maddie's name.