Have you ever gotten fries at McDonald's, and the box they came in was way under-filled? Like, they could have fit twice as many fries in there? Well, two former employees recently claimed that it's intentional.


One said they were trained to pinch the carton in a certain way when they poured the fries in, so it would look full even though it wasn't. Then a former manager at another location backed them up, and said they were taught the same thing.

It might just be a case of specific franchises trying to save money though. McDonald's is denying it completely: "The notion of a secret trick is absolutely false. There are strict procedures in place to ensure that fry boxes and bags are appropriately filled."

Read more at Huffington Post.