They hold the record for the world’s largest root beer float
In 1999, Lodi, CA franchisee Pete Knight took it upon himself to make float history --no, not the amount of time in a pool lounger… like root beer floats. He scored the Guinness World Record for largest vat of ice cream soda deliciousness by flooding it with 2,562.5 gallons of root beer and plopping in 400 gallons of ice cream.
They’ve also got the record for the world’s longest hashtag
Not stopping with physical world records, A&W turned its glory-seeking attention to Twitterland and launched the longest hashtag in history to promote their new hand-breaded chicken tenders on Texas Toast, you know, because Texas-sized toast requires Texas-sized social sharing. The tag? [deep breath]