This Major National Fast-Food Chain Is Falling Out of Favor With Customers, Data Shows

Fast food may never really go out of style. It’s great for convenience and affordability, and chains are frequently updating their menu selections to include more healthy meals and snacks to appeal to consumers. For example, there may be additions of meat alternatives to accommodate the recent uprise in plant-based eating.

However, while fast-food companies like McDonald’s continue to do better and better financially, there are some chains that aren’t making the most of today’s trends and are falling behind, as shown in 2021 data describing which chains appear to be more or less popular amongst consumers.

And while several

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Nine out of 10 people getting SNAP benefits struggle to access a healthy diet, new study shows

Almost 90 percent of people receiving SNAP — the federal food assistance program formerly known as food stamps — are struggling to access healthy food, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) study released Wednesday.

The nearly 42 million Americans receiving SNAP benefits are one of the most food insecure populations in the country, and more than half responding to a survey said they simply can’t afford the kind of nutritious food that makes up a healthy diet, the study revealed. For others surveyed, the top barriers to access included a lack of transportation to a grocery store

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