Davis Lime & Jalapeño - © FoodBeast

Herewith, our weekly pick of the top Fast Food and Snacks News: Arby’s and Burger King weigh in with new ‘2 for’ Sandwich deals; SPAM Patties are spotted in California; Jelly Belly goes ‘ultimate hot’ with latest flavours; and Mars débuts the World’s Biggest Snickers Bar (we tell you why)…

Ajinomoto Panda Bottle - © Ajinomoto via the Japan Times

McDonald’s has revealed that it’s new Chicken Sandwich – the real deal, in competition with Popeye’s, the Colonel and Chick-Fil-A – will be prepared with MSG, the flavour enhancer associated in the past with a number of ailments, but which recently has been cleared of responsibility for them…

Luscious Veggie Burger - © BeforeAndAfterTV at YouTube

A Canadian Veggie Protein brand recently commissioned a study to determine what Canadians are thinking about and resolving to do around the issue of reducing Red Meat consumption in favour of Vegetable Protein Substitutes. The answers they got back were partly good news and partly bad…