Lately it seems not a day goes by when some burger joint isn't coming up with a new take on an old favorite, the lowly french fry. Sonic (NASDAQ: SONC ) is the latest restaurant to rejigger its potato side dish, rolling out a new natural-cut, skin-on fry made from russet potatoes.
Considering Burger King Worldwide (NYSE: BKW ) recently unveiled a new lower-calorie, crinkle-cut "Satisfries" fry, Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM ) designed a specially formulated container for fries to fit in most car cup holders, and Wendy's (NASDAQ: WEN ) reformulated its fry offering a few years ago, there seems to be a lot of attention being paid to this deep-fried snack. Read more.