On Friday, Subway defended itself towards a “baseless” lawsuit claiming the quick meals chain’s tuna is definitely “a mixture of various concoctions.” Simpson, whose “chicken of the sea” flub is an iconic second in actuality tv historical past, supplied some comforting phrases.
“It’s OK @Subway,” she tweeted. “It IS confusing.”
It’s been nearly 17 years since Simpson very publicly puzzled whether or not Chicken of the Sea tuna was rooster or tuna. But Subway insists its tuna is de facto tuna.
A lawsuit filed towards the quick meals chain final week claimed there is no such thing as a tuna or fish in its sandwiches or wraps. Instead, the “tuna” is a “mixture of various concoctions that do not constitute tuna, yet have been blended together by defendants to imitate the appearance of tuna,” in line with the grievance. The submitting relies on an impartial evaluation that supposedly confirmed there was no tuna or fish current based mostly on “multiple samples” of the sandwich. Subway is being accused of fraud, intentional misrepresentation and unjust enrichment, amongst different offenses.
Subway hit again, telling Yahoo Finance in an announcement that the corporate “delivers 100% cooked tuna to its restaurants, which is mixed with mayonnaise and used in freshly made sandwiches, wraps and salads that are served to and enjoyed by our guests.”
Relive Simpson’s Chicken of the Sea second from Newlyweds beneath. It really stands the take a look at of time.
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