Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

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


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


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


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


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


First impressions matter.


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


Consumers seeking a stylish and exceptionally functional single-serve beverage system that makes a variety of coffee, espresso, and tea beverages n


McDonald's Corporation announced that it saw positive results for the fourth quarter, including a global comparable sales increase of 5 percent.


Domino’s Pizza is striving to be a part of the solution when it comes to promoting healthy, active lifestyles for young people—highlighted by the l