The chain, which has struggled to turn around its U.S. unit, will also simplify drive-thru menus, add mid-price sandwiches to its offerings and sell lemonade this summer, a source confirmed to CNBC.
Dow Jones first reported the news Monday afternoon.
The moves mark the latest moves by the Golden Arches to turn around domestic performance. The chain has been criticized for its menu complexity. McDonald's has said it is working to simplify its menu and offer compelling value items.
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