Study Reveals How $5 Value Meal Has Impacted McDonald’s Foot Traffic

Placer.ai recently released a study showing how the ongoing fast-food price wars have impacted five major chains. The report examined how value deals from Buffalo Wild Wings, Starbucks, Chili’s, and McDonald’s have affected the chains’ business. In May, Buffalo Wild Wings began offering a $19.99 all-you-can-eat wings and fries deal which caused such a storm … Read more

McDonald’s Ranks Dead Last in Customer Satisfaction, Study Shows

McDonald’s may be making strides towards winning back inflation-weary customers with initiatives such as value meals and larger, more satiating burgers. But the chain still came in last place, for the second year in a row, in a customer satisfaction study. The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ASCI) recently released its annual Restaurant and Food Delivery … Read more

Common Diet May Be Linked to Rising Cancer Rates in Young People

Ohio State University (OSU) researchers have a chilling theory as to why colorectal cancer is rising in young adults, hypothesizing that a popular diet may be to blame. The findings were presented last week during the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual conference in Chicago. The OSU researchers are sounding the alarm about diets which … Read more