Jack in the Box Debuts Its First Faux Meat Sandwich, the 'Unchicken'

Challenger brand follows competitors like KFC, El Pollo Loco in the battle for flexitarians

San Diego-based restaurant chain Jack in the Box has bypassed fake burgers, one of the hottest trends in fast food in the past few years, and headed straight to imitation chicken for the first plant-based-alternative item on its menu.