Consumer Trends

Consumer Trends

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Study: Millennials to Continue Shaping the Food Industry

2017-02-02 In a study examining dining experiences of millennial consumers (18 to 34 year olds), Y-Pulse was able to dig deep into what drives the same consumer ...

Consumers Will Spend $18.2 Billion on Valentine’s Day

2017-02-02 After a decade-long increase, Valentine’s Day spending is expected to finally see a market correction this year, according to the annual survey releas...

A New Path to Increasing Restaurant Business

2017-01-25 Getting customers who visit restaurants less to visit more may be overstating the obvious in terms of boosting sluggish U.S.

Research: Less than Half of Americans Think They Eat Right

2017-01-17 With every New Year comes new resolutions.

Study: Panera Bread No. 1 in Customer Loyalty

2017-01-10 Panera Bread, Culver’s, and In-N-Out are among the brands that a majority of customers would recommend to friends and family, according to a study by ...

4 Foodservice Trends Operators Need to Follow in 2017

2016-12-13 Mintel, a leading market intelligence agency, announced the four key trends set to transform the U.S.

Chipotle’s Recovery is the Top Food Story of 2016

2016-12-12 After more than 12 months of headlines featuring food safety issues and efforts to win back its customers, Chipotle’s Recovery Efforts ranks as 2016’s...

10 Starbucks Innovations to Watch For, Including a New App

2016-12-07 On Wednesday, Starbucks outlined its five-year plan for strong global growth to an audience of investors at Starbucks Biennial Investor Conference in ...