Currently fast food is a $208 billion dollar industry, and doesn’t look to be slowing anytime soon. The fast food industry is one of the largest, and most competitive market, with companies spending millions each year to get customer feedback to provide direction for future food trends.
Companies like Chick-Fil-A are leading the pack now through strong branding, excellent customer service, and a simplification of menu items. They weren’t always on top though.
The following graphic illustrates the history of fast food, the health effects, and the popularity of chains in the 21st century.
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