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The Biggest Scandals In Fast Food History

Gourmandize Logo Gourmandize | Slide 1 of 16: The Me Too movement —an international movement against sexual harassment and assault— has not spared the food industry. High profile chefs such as Mario Batali, Mike Isabella, Ken Friedmann, and John Besh have all fallen from grace, and their businesses are suffering as a result. But this isn't just a fine-dining problem. Washington, D.C. firm Hart Research Associates found that in 2016, a gigantic 40% of women in the fast food industry experienced unwanted sexual behaviors while at work, with African-American and Latina women the most likely to be victimized. How the male-dominated food industry weathers this storm remains to be seen...

Me Too

The Me Too movement —an international movement against sexual harassment and assault— has not spared the food industry. High profile chefs such as Mario Batali, Mike Isabella, Ken Friedmann, and John Besh have all fallen from grace, and their businesses are suffering as a result. But this isn't just a fine-dining problem. Washington, D.C. firm Hart Research Associates found that in 2016, a gigantic 40% of women in the fast food industry experienced unwanted sexual behaviors while at work, with African-American and Latina women the most likely to be victimized. How the male-dominated food industry weathers this storm remains to be seen...

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