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McDonald’s ends all-day breakfast menu during coronavirus crisis

Say goodbye to an Egg McMuffin in the afternoon — for now. McDonald’s is reportedly yanking its all-day breakfast menu as the coronavirus pandemic upends its operations. The fast-food giant made the temporary change to “simplify operations in our kitchens and for our crew,” Bill Garrett, senior vice president of McDonald’s US operations, told news outlets in a statement Wednesday. The company is working with its restaurants and franchisees to focus on serving its most popular menu items, Garrett said, according to CNBC. But another McDonald’s honcho emphasized that the beloved breakfast options won’t be gone forever. “All day breakfast’s response to this news: ‘I’ll be back,'” McDonald’s USA president Joe Er ...