Like other restaurants, Qdoba moved to limited-contact ordering and closed dine-in service as locations moved to to-go service only as of March 19. In late April, the restaurant chain announced its campaign to give away free burritos to “everyday heroes” during the pandemic.
Year-over-year look at the sector
YouGov tracks how various business sectors have been performing throughout the COVID-19 crisis, and sales at fast-food restaurants has taken an unsurprising dip. During the week of April 20, 2020, intent to purchase across the whole sector was down 11 percentage points compared to the same period in 2019.