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Global Fast Food Restaurants: Market Research Report

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Global Fast Food Restaurants Market Research Report | Aug 2014

The global economy presents its own set of opportunities and threats for businesses in a range of industries. IBISWorld’s Global Fast Food Restaurants global market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report focuses on industry performance in key regions around the world and identifies the leading companies globally.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
McDonald's Corporation McDonald's Corporation market share
Yum! Brands, Inc. Yum! Brands, Inc. market share
Industry Statistics & Forecast
Revenue
$551bn
Annual Growth 09-14
3.5%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment ('000)
12,880
Businesses
826,000
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Global Fast Food Restaurants industry has managed to grow over the past five years despite being battered by a weakened global economy and society's increasing awareness of the health risks associated with a diet high in fat, salt and sugar. The industry's attempts to respond to changes in consumer preferences have also supported revenue growth. Moreover, over the five years to 2019, IBISWorld forecasts that the industry will continue to surge forward. Global fast food restaurants will benefit as the global economy improves and consumers continue to spend on small luxuries, such as eating out. Rising international expansion of US-based fast food chains will continue to be the primary driver of industry growth as emerging economies increasingly demand more fast food options... read more

Industry Products

Limited-service restaurants

Limited-service restaurants are the largest industry service segment and include carryout restaurants, delicatessens, fast food establishments, pizza shops and sandwich shops. Over the past five years, the relative size of the service segment has grown as fast casual restaurants, those that do not offer full table service, but promise a higher quality of food and atmosphere than traditional fast food restaurants, have become very popular. In 2009, the limited-service segment accounted for an estimated 83.0% of industry revenue; in 2014, it is expected to account for 85% of revenue. Among limited-service restaurants, 65.0% of industry revenue comes from on-premise dining and 20.0% of industry revenue comes from take-out purchases... read more

 


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What is the Global Fast Food Restaurants Industry?

This industry is composed of restaurants where patrons pay for quick-service food products before eating. Purchases may be consumed on-site, taken out or delivered. Gross revenue is derived from both franchised and company-owned stores. Franchise fees are not accounted for in total industry revenue. Most of the industry's establishments also sell beverages, such as water, juice and sodas, but usually not alcohol.

Industry Products
Limited service - eat inLimited service - takeoutMobile and street vendorsCafeterias and buffets
 
Industry Activities
Operating quick-service restaurantsOperating fast food servicesOperating drive-through and takeout facilities


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