Consumer Trends

Study reveals which QSR brands customers feel most connected to


For many people, watermelon is the essential summer food. Its clean, crisp refreshing flavor has universal appeal, especially in the warmer months.

A newly formed national organization is aiming to combat proposals for disallowing the credit.

The Bottom Line: Shifting consumer demands have hammered the likes of Applebee's and Chili's, and their recovery is uncertain.