Over the labor day weekend I was traveling with my family and we stopped by a fast food restaurant for a quick meal. Each person in line in front of me placed their order and was given the response, “that item will take five to ten minutes to prepare”. When I placed my order I was given the same response and immediately changed my order.
While waiting for my order, I asked the four people who ordered before me what they initially ordered. Amazingly enough, it was the exact same item that I ordered. When I received my order I asked the Manager why the original item took so long to prepare. The response: “No one orders that item so we don’t stock it and only prepare it on an order by order basis.”
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