Corporate political stands may lead to consumer alienation

Corporate political stands may lead to consumer alienation

Chick-fil-A same-sex-marriage fallout offers lessons to industry


The firestorm that engulfed Chick-fil-A following comments made against same-sex marriage by leader Dan Cathy may have ebbed, but the fallout continues.


More than a month after Cathy, president and chief operating officer of the 1,600-unit quick-service chain, stated to the Baptist Press that he was “guilty as charged” in his support of “traditional marriage,” angry students at the University of Maryland circulated a petition to shut down a campus outpo

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