Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

industry headlines

2011-03-14

The rise of the frozen-yogurt segment has been a well-reported trend over the last two years, with many new concepts shopping the healthy dessert.

2011-03-07

Jason’s Deli, which feeds more than 50 million people annually in 28 states, won the Best Restaurant Chain survey by Parents magazine.

2011-02-28

A new report shows that Taco Bell’s fight against a potential lawsuit claiming its beef is only 35 percent real beef might not just be hurting the

2011-02-26

Subway was the top quick serve in a recent study measuring consumer perceptions of the “simplicity” of various brands.

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.