• Jiji


Pandemic-linked global supply chain disruptions have led to a delay in shipments of french fries to Japan from Canada, the United States and elsewhere, affecting an increasing number of restaurant chains and others in the country.

McDonald’s Co. (Japan) limited sales of fries to small servings late last month. Although the company brought back the medium and large sizes at one point later, it again made only small-size fries available for around a month from Jan. 9, due to the prolonged import delay.

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