Restaurants’ Latest Quarterly Results Provide Clearer Picture of Covid-19 Impact

There were a couple of bright spots among major U.S. chains

McDonald's was among the major restaurant chains that reported earnings this past week. Getty Images

Key insight:

Fast food and coffee chains reported their latest quarterly earnings this week—namely McDonald’s, Yum Brands, Restaurant Brands International, Starbucks, and Dunkin’—providing a clearer picture of the repercussions the coronavirus pandemic has had on the industry.

@RichCollings Richard Collings is a retail reporter at Adweek.