Fast Food Services in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Fast Food Services Market Research Report | ANZSIC H4512 | Dec 2015

Picture of health: Revenue increases as industry players adapt to growing health consciousness

IBISWorld’s Fast Food Services market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Consumer health awareness has transformed the Fast Food Services industry over the past five years. While revenue is forecast to rise by 2.4% annualised over the five years through 2015-16, the industry struggled during 2010-11 and 2011-12 as sales declined. Industry demand has been affected by increased consumer awareness about the nutritional content of fast food and a conscious effort by consumers to choose healthier options. Industry operators have responded with the introduction of a range of healthier, premium choices with less fat, sugar and salt. This change in consumer preferences has also led to an influx of new operators offering higher quality fast-food options. Industry revenue is forecast to grow over 2015-16, rising by 0.8% to total $14.8 billion... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

A growing public awareness of the health implications of eating fast food has led to a revolution in the range of products offered by the industry. Consumers have become increasingly concerned about fat and salt content. As a result, fast-food operators have expanded their menus to include healthier options such as salads, yoghurt and wraps. New operators with a premium or healthy focus have also been drawn to the industry, hoping to benefit from the shift in consumer demand.


The traditional hamburger accounts for the largest share of industry revenue. Chicken burgers are not included in this segment. Not surprisingly, the traditional hamburger's dominance is supported by industry heavyweights, McDonald's and Hungry Jack's... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Fast Food Services Industry?

Industry firms primarily provide fast food, such as burgers, pizza, sandwiches and sushi, to takeaway for immediate consumption. Customers order or select items and pay before eating. Food is usually provided in takeaway containers or packaging and is consumed on the premises in limited seating, taken away, or delivered. The industry also includes fast food sold in food halls and food courts.

Industry Products
BurgersPizzaChicken-based fast foodSandwiches, salads and juicesInternational fast foodDesserts and confectioneryOther fast food
Industry Activities
Cooked chicken retailing Pizza retailingHamburger retailing Fish and chips retailing Sandwich retailingJuice bar operationMobile food van operationSushi retailingTakeaway food retailingIce cream retailing

View Sample
Select Clients