The omnipresent fast food giant apparently has no plans to return after it closes the three outlets in Iceland, franchises run by Lyst (owned by Jon Gardar Ogmundsson) and closed because "the country's financial crisis has made it too expensive to operate its franchise". Like many businesses, the restaurants had never been busier but "at the same time profits have never been lower" said Mr Ogmundsson, adding:
"It just makes no sense. For a kilo of onion, imported from Germany, I'm paying the equivalent of a bottle of good whisky"
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