MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Since the introduction of smartphones, it’s become harder for all of us to put them down. That of course is true, even when we eat. Now, McDonald’s wants to change that.
The fast food chain recently introduced mobile phone lockers at one of its branches in Singapore as part of its “Phone Off. Fun On” campaign.READ MORE: Sheriff: Driver Killed After Logging Truck Overturns In NE Minnesota
It encourages people to lock their phones away and have a real conversation while they eat.READ MORE: St. Paul Board Of Education Approves Plan For Spending $207M In COVID Relief Funding
More than 300 people were surveyed there with more than two-thirds admitting they use their phone during meals.MORE NEWS: Boy Scout Troop's Trailer Stolen From New Brighton Church
Although the campaign targets families, the service is free for anyone to use.