Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

industry headlines

2011-02-17

The National Restaurant Association and its members are sending a strong message to Congress to support the timely and accurate implementation of a

2011-02-16

Lenny’s Sub Shop, a Memphis, Tennessee–based sandwich chain, launched a Facebook promotion on Monday that has so far tripled the company’s Facebook

2011-02-16

For the fifth year straight, Dunkin' Donuts has been recognized by the Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index as number one in customer loyal

2011-02-15

Starbucks announced that it is entering into an agreement with Courtesy Products, a provider of in-room coffee service to hotels, to provide Starbu

2011-02-11

Consumers are sourcing prepared meals from a wider range of retail foodservice operations than they were two years ago, many times at the expense o

2011-02-10

Seventy million Americans will celebrate Valentine’s Day at a restaurant this year, according to the National Restaurant Association.

2011-02-08

Which Wich Superior Sandwiches recently unveiled two larger sandwich sizes—10.5 inches and a 14-inch Superwich—to  complement its classic 7-inch sa

2011-02-01

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) released its 2011 Restaurant Industry Forecast today, predicting that the quick-service industry's growth

2011-01-31

First impressions matter.

2011-01-31

Sixty percent of restaurant-goers report that the recession has changed the way their family spends money, and 24 percent of these consumers plan t