Fired over Mac n Cheese

Macaroni and cheese
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An employee of Panera bread was fired recently after posting a video on how their mac n cheese.

The video shows the employee taking the frozen mac n cheese and placing it into boiling water then pouring it into the customers bowl. The video sparked many different opinions on social media one even claiming that it was just “Glorified hospital food”.

According to USATODAY, a Panera spokeswoman said that they DO freeze their mac n cheese and soups, “to avoid using certain preservatives that do not meet our clean standards.”  “This is how we are efficient and how we make it consistent. We want that experience to be great, and that’s the best way to do it.”

The employee who posted the original video did reply with a comment stating,  “There’s not a reason not to eat it. Most stores have frozen food … and you’ll still eat it.”

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