Americans love fast food. They spend more money on fast food than on movies, music, books, magazines, and newspapers combined. The rapid growth of this $240 billion industry over the last 30 years has been the result of economic shifts that have forced more women to work outside the home. And if you want to know about them, there is a detailed article on Insidermonkey on the ten most popular fast food chains in America.
Undoubtedly, the prevalence of farmers markets and thoughtfully curated seasonal menus have inspired customers to think twice about their eating habits, and altered the landscape of the American dining scene, yet fast food, whether eaten out of desperation on a long interstate haul, or indulged in as cheap convenience when a craving for french fries strikes continues to resonate with Americans, as this list of the 10 most popular fast food chains reveals.
While we often rail against the horrors of fast food, it would be naive of us to believe that one can stay entirely away from it. Whether it's a long road trip, an unforeseen airport delay, or just a long week at work, fast food occasionally has to be consumed. The trick is making sure the fast food you're choosing isn't all bad. However, if you are not an American and still love fast food, there is another list for you as well. Check out the article on The 10 Biggest Fast Food Chains in the World!Read More!