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So did fast food places get rid of the dollar menu so they could get rid of their customers?
Their food is not exactly caviar, but the prices are getting there fast!
- Anonymous2 months agoFavorite Answer
It's inflation. Unless you're in the 1%, your salary doesn't keep up with inflation. For example, adjusted for inflation, the median income in the 1960s was more than $80,000, whereas now it's well below $50,000. The poor get poorer and the rich get richer. That's the good ol' US of A
- WOOWHOLv 72 months ago
the general DESIRE of CAPITALISM is to make MONEY
the NUMBER of CUSTOMERS does not DIRECTLY produce HIGHER PROFIT .. that is dependent on COST of supplies and overhead and a PRICE that increases PROFITS
example 10 customers in an hour paying $ 1.00 for a burger
is not Equal to 10 customers in a hour purchasing a product costing $5.99
- ANDRE LLv 72 months ago
Burger King is launching a dollar menu, reviving the fast-food value classic as Americans struggle to make ends meet
Fast-food chains are preparing for a battle over budget shoppers in early 2021 as many Americans struggle economically during the pandemic.
- Jerry SLv 72 months ago
looks that way....................
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- 2 months ago
Wow talk about first world problems.
- Christin KLv 72 months ago
It makes absolutely NO sense whatsoever for any restaurant to want to get rid of customers. Isn't that somewhat obvious?
- Anonymous2 months ago
Too many people from the BLM movement were taking their lunch breaks there.
- Anonymous2 months ago
Where you been Moron? BK has had the dollar menu back for a couple months!
99 cents bacon cheese burgers small fries!
Mcds brought it back too.
- kswck2Lv 72 months ago
No such thing as Good Food for a dollar. Not even at the Dollar Tree.
- chorleLv 72 months ago
Most places still have a value menu and some like Del Taco still have a section with dollar items although the price of the ingredients, cooking, and labor to make them have gone up.