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The Story Behind McDonald's Filet-O-Fish Is Surprisingly Fascinating

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Have you ever ordered a Filet-O-Fish sandwich at McDonald's? If you're like most people, the answer is no. It sells infamously poorly, leaving most rational people to wonder why the chain sells it at all. The reason for it is actually pretty fascinating. Hear it in the video below.

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The Surprisingly Interesting Story Behind the Filet-O-Fish Sandwich

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Ray Kroc was the entrepreneur who founded the McDonald's Corporation. 00:28

  2. By 1954, the McDonald's brothers were operating nine McDonald's fast food outlets. 02:44

  3. Ray Kroc bought the McDonald's business from the McDonald's brother for $2.7 million (about $21 million today). 04:20

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