The global foodservice industry experienced a 7% drop in company filings mentions of cybersecurity in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by DoorDash, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 31 foodservice company filings. GlobalData’s Foodservice: Filings Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report delves into earnings call transcripts and quarterly reports within the foodservice industry, extracting trends, signals, and comparative data to help businesses assess their performance, identify competitive intelligence, evaluate risks, and gain a comprehensive understanding of key industry events. Buy the report here.
Notably, cybersecurity was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q3 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of connectivity and low cost evolution, according to GlobalData.
Of the top leading companies in the foodservice industry, DoorDash had the greatest increase in references for cybersecurity in Q3 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 27 cybersecurity-related sentences in the company's filings - 2% of all sentences - and remained flat of 0% in Q3 2023 compared with Q3 2022. Darden Restaurants’s mentions of cybersecurity rose by 11% to 10 and McDonald's’s by 55% to 5 and Chipotle Mexican Grill’s by 86% to 1.
GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for cybersecurity in Q3 2023 was 122.
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