Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

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2010-12-29

As the country began dragging itself from economic turmoil in 2010, which dishes and drinks did savvy food marketers and restaurant operators intro

2010-12-29

While spirits barely edged out beer as the most popular alcoholic beverage enjoyed by consumers between this year, the market has hardly fallen fla

2010-12-24

Tender Greens, a Southern California–based quick-serve chain that offers an array of organic and healthy items, recently launched a Meatless Monday

2010-12-21

First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, released its First Data SpendTrend Mid-Month Flash analysis

2010-12-13

With continued high unemployment across the U.S., restaurant traffic remains down -1 percent in the third calendar quarter of  2010, but positive s

2010-12-10

Consuming fructose from added sugars at levels in the average American diet does not lead to weight gain or an increased risk for heart disease whe

2010-12-09

With Thanksgiving behind us and seasonal festivities just around the corner, consumers are in the mood to celebrate.

2010-12-08

Media measurement technology firm General Sentiment released its newest brand analysis, the Fall 2010 Fast Food Industry Report.

2010-12-03

Whether you call them French fries, chips, or frites, whether they come thick-cut, crinkled, straight, or curly, fries are a staple of the American

2010-11-19

‘Tis the season for giving back, and companies should be prepared to lead the charge.