How about some free fries with that shake?
McDonald’s introduced right this moment that beginning subsequent Friday, they are going to be providing prospects a free pack of medium fries each Friday. In a promotion the place they’re fittingly billing ‘Free Fries Friday’, the quick meals large is providing the deal till 12/31/23.
However after all, nothing in life is totally free. Free Fries Friday comes with an alert designed to entice friends to make use of the McDonald’s app. To get pleasure from these golden delicacies, prospects should first make a minimal buy of $1 on the McDonald’s cell app.
The way it works
To say your free McDonald’s fries, observe these steps:
- Go to the Offers tab within the McDonald’s app, choose the Free Fries Friday deal and faucet the ‘Add Deal to Cellular Order’ button – just one order per buyer.
- Make your fee with any main bank card. Your card won’t be charged till you verify in. Add or take away a fee card through the Checkout and My Account screens.
- Examine in at a taking part McDonald’s to choose up your free fries (with a minimal buy of $1). Have them delivered to your property, or seize a bag on the nearest McDonald’s Drive Via.
Bullish on the app
McDonald’s is clearly McAnxious in getting prospects to proceed utilizing their app. They’re additionally providing 10 free McNuggets with their first app order (once more with a $1 minimal fee).
Retailers love cell apps as a result of they permit them to attach instantly with prospects, ship messages and supply offers. Analysis additionally reveals that conversion and common transaction worth are greater on cell apps than on their e-commerce websites.
Not that McDonald’s has bother getting prospects to obtain their app. In keeping with QSR Journal, McDonald’s cell app was downloaded 127 million occasions worldwide in 2022, with 40 million new downloads within the US. That determine was 194 % greater than McD’s largest competitor, Starbucks.
Time will inform if Free Fries Fridays will catch on like Taco Tuesdays, Wing Wednesdays and even Meatless Mondays. However McDonald’s hopes folks will ‘make it a chip day with a pal’. In any case, fries are constantly the best-selling merchandise on the McDonald’s menu.