The 500 largest chains collectively have recovered from the pandemic and then some, with sales up 8.4% since 2019. But success was not spread evenly, and the very biggest concepts performed best, according to the 2022 Technomic Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report. RB takes an in-depth look at the companies and sectors on this year’s list, including those that did well, and those that struggled.
Chain restaurants recover
THE RANKING2021’s largest chains
Inside the trends
Growth makes a comeback
A look at which chains stood outListen to the podcast