Grimace Brings Limited-Time Shake to McDonald's Canada

Grimace, the purple icon, brings his limited-time Grimace Shake to participating McDonald's restaurants in Canada starting May 14, 2024. The shake was introduced in the US last summer and is now available in Canada due to overwhelming fan response.

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Grimace Brings Limited-Time Shake to McDonald's Canada

Grimace Brings Limited-Time Shake to McDonald's Canada

Grimace, the enigmatic purple icon, has officially arrived in Canada, bringing with him the limited-time Grimace Shake to participating McDonald's restaurants starting May 14, 2024. The shake, which was first introduced in the US last summer to celebrate Grimace's birthday, is now making its way to Canadian menus due to overwhelming fan response.

Alyssa Buetikofer, Chief Marketing Officer at McDonald's Canada, stated, "Inspired by the sheer creativity and passion we saw for the Grimace Shake, we had to bring it to Canadian menus." Grimace, known for his fuzzy purple look, friendly personality, and love for shakes, has sparked nostalgia and excitement among McDonald's fans of all ages.

In a handwritten note to the McDonald's Canada communications team, Grimace said, "Surpriiiiise! Hope u didn't have 2 much fomo. I had the funnest bday last year. Think my Canadian besties could use a little sumthin sweet." The Grimace Shake will be available at participating restaurants in Canada for a limited time, and fans can get their hands on it through the McDonald's app, at the Drive Thru, or via McDelivery.

McDonald's Canada has been a part of the Canadian fabric since 1967, serving over one million guests every day. With nearly 100,000 employees across the country, more than 90% of McDonald's 1,400 Canadian restaurants are locally owned and operated by independent franchisees. The company spends over $1 billion on food, with over 85% of it purchased from Canadian suppliers.

The arrival of Grimace and his signature shake in Canada marks an exciting moment for McDonald's fans across the country. With the Grimace Shake available for a limited time starting May 14, 2024, Canadians can now join in on the celebration and enjoy a taste of the beloved character's favorite treat.

Key Takeaways

  • Grimace arrives in Canada with limited-time Grimace Shake on May 14, 2024.
  • The shake was introduced in the US last summer to celebrate Grimace's birthday.
  • Fans can get the Grimace Shake at participating McDonald's in Canada via app, Drive Thru, or McDelivery.
  • The shake is available for a limited time, sparking nostalgia and excitement among fans.
  • Grimace is a beloved purple icon known for his fuzzy look, friendly personality, and love for shakes.