CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) – Whataburger has resumed serving its overnight full breakfast menu after resolving egg shortages linked to the Midwest bird flu crisis.READ MORE: 2nd North Texas Health System Requiring Workforce To Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Corpus Christi-based Whataburger says its restaurants would resume 11 p.m. to 11 a.m. breakfast service Friday.
Whataburger began limiting its breakfast-serving hours on June 1 to 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. weekdays and 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. on weekends.READ MORE: Texas Marine Killed In World War II At 19 Accounted For 77 Years Later
At the time, Whataburger said the changes would allow it to supply all of its locations.
Chief operating officer Dino Del Nano says it’s been a tough couple of weeks and thanked customers as Whataburger built up its egg supply.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says confirmed outbreaks in the Midwest have cost chicken and turkey producers 48 million birds.MORE NEWS: Eviction Moratorium Update: With CDC Extension Unlikely, What Will Happen To Renters?
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