Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

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Starting September 2, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf invites customers to sip on nostalgic fall dessert flavors with three new limited edition beve


The strength and marketing clout of major and small restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April


As Dunkin’ Donuts continues its national, westward expansion, the brand is unveiling a new Rainforest Alliance Certified Dark Roast Coffee.


Most Americans would agree that eating healthfully should be a priority in their daily life, but what truly drives consumers to choose healthy item


We’re a nation of snackers and grazers, no doubt—the uptick in the between-meal daypart and the growth of non-entrée menu items is well documented


With an eye on the future and a nod to the past, Taco John’s is updating its brand.


After conducting a recent focus group study, Chronic Tacos is launching a new and improved menu to cater to its customers’ desires.


With little growth in consumer visits to U.S.


The National Restaurant Association (NRA) earned a 2014 ASAE Power of A Gold Award for its Restaurant Industry Forecast, the association announced


Due in large part to softer customer traffic levels, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) registered a moderate