Chick-fil-A is Facing a Sauce Shortage, and People Are Losing Their Minds
As if gas shortages on the East Coast this week weren't enough, Chick-fil-A has some rather devastating news for its devoted consumers.
The chain announced on Wednesday that it's facing shortages of its beloved Chick-fil-A sauce due to supply chain disruptions facing restaurants nationwide. "Due to industrywide supply chain shortages, some items, like sauces, may be unavailable," the company said in a statement. "We apologize in advance for any inconvenience."
Naturally, the masses who have created a cult-like love around Chick-fil-A's beloved sauce took to the internet to air their grievances.
Gas shortage and Chick-fil-A sauce shortage?! Wtf is going on America?!— Elaine (@eronau1) May 12, 2021
First, the markets started to slide.— John Casey (@JohnCaseyGA) May 12, 2021
Then lumber reached ATH.
Then oil pipelines are hacked and a shortage begins.
And now you’re telling me Chick-fil-A is out of sauce?????
This is blasphemy.
Gas shortage is one thing, but a Chick Fil A shortage is unacceptable— 21MJB24 (@21MJB24) May 12, 2021
The world is ending if there is a chick fil a sauce shortage— Brandon Burgess (@BrandonBurg42) May 12, 2021
Now these supply lines are affecting my @ChickfilA sauces!!!— Carl Dukes (@putemupcdukes) May 12, 2021
Awwwwwww hell nah!
This needs to get fixed NOW.
Forget the gas lines! Fix this NOW!
Now there’s a shortage on Chick-Fil-A sauces. Smh— PurposeDr!ven»✨ (@BornTaLEAD) May 12, 2021
This is too much.
The supply chain shortages facing Chick-fil-A are not unique, as the pandemic continues to disrupt shipping times, costs and demand for product.
Some customers have already reported massive drive-thru lines as hopeful customers rush to get their hands on their beloved dipping sauce before it's seemingly gone.
the chick-fil-a sauce shortages have begun. pic.twitter.com/CcOVUTU1WR— Logan Hall (@loganclarkhall) May 12, 2021
Look like things are about to get fowl in the chicken chain wars.