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Sales Benchmarks

Restaurant same store sales by segment.

SegmentPrior QTR*Current QTRTrend
Quick Service 2.2% 1.9% Positive
Fast Casual 2.4% 2.1%Positive
Full Service 0.0% 1.2%No Change
Casual Dining -0.7% 0.4%No Change
Family Dining 0.8% 0.6%No Change


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Restaurants generating the biggest swing in social media sentiment this week. View More

Brands Trend + Sentiment - Sentiment SP Score
KFC ↑ 13% 57% 43% 23
Naked Pizza ↑ 34% 89% 11% 85
Bar Louie ↑ 8% 40% 60% 9
Smith & Wollensky ↑ 5% 83% 17% 63

SP Score = Propensity of a reviewer to return to a concept or recommend it to other consumers.

Last Updated on 4-21-2014

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