Stordalen does U-turn on hotel bacon ban

Norwegian hotelier and billionaire Petter Stordalen has agreed to reintroduce processed meats to his hotels after a ban on bacon caused an uproar.

Bacon back on the menu for Stordalen.

Bacon back on the menu for Stordalen. Image by Shardayyy / CC BY 2.0

Stordalen's Nordic Choice Hotel Group introduced a revised menu to hotels earlier this month, which didn't feature any processed meats such as bacon and sausages. The brand director of the group's Comfort chain in Sweden said in a statement on Tuesday, 'Though many praised us for the measure, the visitors' feedback clearly emphasised that they still wanted bacon. Therefore we are bringing back the bacon.' Read more: 

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