For many in the restaurant industry, 2020 was a year of disruption, pivots, challenges and survival. Unit growth was not high atop last year’s key priorities (at least from about March onward). Nonetheless, some operators in China went all in on expansion, Technomic’s Global Foodservice Navigator reveals:
According to the researcher’s report, the following chains saw massive unit growth in the world’s most-populous market last year:
More information on the performance of China’s top 25 chains along with consumer, menu and industry insights can be found in in Technomic’s new "2021 China Country Report".
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