President Donald Trump spoke with executives of the largest U.S. restaurant companies on Tuesday about keeping drive-thru options open to feed people and financial support for the industry.
Participants on the call with Trump included the CEOs of Domino's Pizza, Chick-fil-A, Subway, Restaurant Brands International, Bloomin' Brands, Yum Brands, Darden Restaurants, Papa John's, Wendy's and Raising Cane's.
The White House said that the executives all committed encouraging customers to use drive-thru, pickup or delivery options in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
In response the president indicated his support, saying that "I think you're really going to like what we're doing," the source said.
BrandsAJ Kumaran, Co-CEO and COO, Raising Cane'sGene Lee, President and CEO, Darden RestaurantsRob Lynch, CEO, Papa JohnsTodd Penegor, CEO, Wendy'sMatt Shay, National Retail Federation