Essay on Fast Food Facts

52450 Words May 6th, 2013 210 Pages
Results Overview of fast food market
Fast food market Fast food restaurant Definitions Fast food restaurants feature a common menu above the counter; they provide no wait staff; and customers typically pay before eating and choose and clear their own tables. These restaurants are also known as quick serve restaurants (QSRs). Main type of food sold at the restaurant, including burgers, sandwiches, snacks, Mexican food, and pizza. sales. The next four, Subway, Burger King, Starbucks, and Wendy’s, had $8 to $10 billion each in sales and 6% to 7% of the market. The three YUM! Brands restaurants in the top 20 (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and KFC) ranked sixth, seventh, and ninth individually. Together their sales totaled $16.7 billion, or 12% of the
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Therefore, we have included Dairy Queen, but not Arby’s, in the full analysis. The top 20 fast food restaurants totaled $117 billion in sales in 2009, 85% of sales for the top 50 restaurants; and sales for the twelve restaurants in our full analysis totaled $98 billion representing 71% of sales. McDonald’s led the market with $30 billion in sales, a 22% share of the top 50 restaurant Table 2: Sales of top 20 fast food restaurants
2008 sales ranking Parent company 1 McDonald’s 2 Doctor’s Associates 3 TPG Capital 4 Starbucks Corporation 5 Wendy’s Arby’s Group 6 YUM! Brands 7 YUM! Brands 8 Dunkin’ Brands 9 YUM! Brands 10 Sonic Corp. 11 Wendy’s Arby’s Group 12 Jack in the Box 13 Domino’s Pizza 14 Chick-fil-A 15 Panera Bread 16 Berkshire Hathaway 17 Papa John’s 18 CKE Restaurants 19 Quizno’s Corporation 20 AFC Enterprises Twelve restaurants in our analysis Top 20 restaurants Top 50 restaurants Source: QSR News (2009, 2010) Restaurant McDonald’s Subway Burger King Starbucks Wendy’s Taco Bell Pizza Hut Dunkin’ Donuts KFC Sonic Arby’s Jack in the Box Domino’s Chick-fil-A Panera Bread Dairy Queen Papa John’s Hardee’s Quizno’s Popeye’s

2008 sales (mill)1 $30,025 $9,600 $9,348 $8,750 $8,013 $6,700 $5,500 $5,500 $5,200 $3,811 $3,372 $3,080 $3,055 $2,962 $2,648 $2,519 $2,034 $1,680 $1,660 $1,593 $98,021 $117,050 $137,411

2009 sales (mill)2 $31,000 $10,000 $9,000 $8,347 $8,388 $6,800 $5,000 $5,700 $4,900 $3,837 $3,229 $3,072 $3,031 $3,217 $2,797

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