McRib Is Back At McDonald’s For “Farewell Tour”

FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2014, file photo, a McDonald's Big Mac sandwich is seen at a McDonald's restaurant in Robinson Township, Pa. McDonald's told the AP on May 17, 2017,
that a story circulating online that McDonald's hamburgers uses earthworms as filler for its burgers is untrue. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

At a glance

  • The viral adult Happy Meals, which started selling out soon after the Oct. 3 launch, drove “the highest weekly digital transactions ever in the U.S. business,” McDonald’s officials said.
  • The McRib returned before Halloween to some restaurants.
  • The pork sandwich debuts as frozen pork supplies are up 14 percent from last year, with stocks of pork bellies up 183 percent from last year, according to a recent USDA report.

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