State of the Chains report shows Brooklyn, Bronx with biggest franchise growth

Dunkin’ Donuts topped the list as the largest national retailer in the Big Apple.

Dunkin’ Donuts topped the list as the largest national retailer in the Big Apple. (12/5/13)

NEW YORK - The annual State of the Chains report is out, and it shows a lot of growth that will keep fast food lovers happy.

According to the study, Brooklyn and the Bronx have the biggest franchise growth rates throughout the entire city for 2013. Brooklyn came in first with a 2.8-percent increase in chain stores compared to last year. The Bronx followed with a 1.6-percent store increase. .

Topping the list for a sixth consecutive year as the largest national retailer in the Big Apple is Dunkin' Donuts. It also recently became the first national retailer with more than 500 stores across all five boroughs.

McDonald's just missed the top five, coming in at No. 6 with 240 restaurants across the city.
 

More on this topic

State of Chains 2013 Report

NYCFuture.org

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 1 Word on the Street: GPS devices
2 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival
Sea Cliff's Troy Ramey was voted off 'The 3 Elisa's Entertainment for 4/26
Aziz Chirkeev, 20, was last seen April 3 4 Brighton Beach man missing for nearly two weeks
2 men set to be arraigned Thursday, after 5 Suspects to be arraigned after Suffolk bank robbery, pursuit

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE