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This writing will focus on some the major fast-food establishments that served Greater Cleveland and how they evolved over time. Emphasizes will also be placed on some of the smaller as well as larger restaurants. To lend additional clarity, this study will investigate some leading national chains whose innovations within the industry set the pace for current development.
ISBN 13: 978-1-936323-54-8 ISBN 10: 1-936323-54-0
MSL Academic Endeavors
Fast-food restaurants, chain restaurants, suburban movement, Cleveland restaurants
Urban Studies and Planning
Klein, Richard, "Fast-Food Restaurant Industry: A Cleveland Perspective 1930-2016" (2016). MSL Academic Endeavors eBooks. 2.
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Dr. Klein was quoted in a Cleveland.com article "What's behind the struggles of Applebee's, Ruby Tuesday, and the rest of the casual dining industry?" by Patrick Cooley. Posted August 22, 2017.