by Rebekah Rhoden in New Food and Packaging on Sunday 9 September 2012

The giant of the fast-food burger world is opening its very first chain of exclusively vegetarian restaurants. The first meat-free restaurant will open its doors in India, near the Golden Temple in the Sikh holy city of Amritsar. McDonalds aims to respect local culture and customs by providing a tasty and inexpensive fast-food option.