Wendy’s Takes Burgers Off the Menu in Some Locations Due to Meat Shortages amid Pandemic



"There will be limited supply of our products available in grocery stores until we are able to reopen our facilities that are currently closed," he added.

Last month, the United Nations sounded the alarm that without action, parts of the world were at risk of numerous famines “of biblical proportions” in the near future.

David Beasley, the director of the United Nations World Food Program, addressed the U.N. Security Council via video where he expressed concerns that the world was on “the brink of a hunger pandemic.”

“There is also a real danger that more people could potentially die from the economic impact of COVID-19 [the coronavirus disease] than from the virus itself,” he warned.

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