Consumer Trends

Consumer trends, insights and preferences

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A recent ranking of the 100 best eateries shows that the country’s coastal states still pack a culinary punch.

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OpenTable’s recent ranking of the 100 best eateries reveals that the country’s top dining experiences aren’t confined to markets restaurant-goers might expect.

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Diners show willingness to eat a variety of less-common cuts of beef and pork at restaurants according to new Technomic research.

Providing exclusive consumer trends and insights to enhance your marketing strategy. Powered by Technomic . “Technomic is a Chicago-based consulting and research firm providing a 360° view of the...

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Here's a look behavioral shifts that may impact restaurants this year.

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Technomic looks at consumers’ assessments of more than 60 attributes in order to determine the winners of its annual Chain Restaurant Consumers’ Choice Awards.

Restaurants’ kid-friendly accommodations are getting the millennial treatment. As the demographic ages, the industry is innovating to appeal to 24- to 39-year-olds, who are aging into parenthood and...

Consumers order food to go about six times per month, according to Technomic’s Takeout & Off-Premise Dining Consumer Trend Report . While the bulk of sales—$55.5 billion in 2016—go to large-group...

In addition to measuring chains’ operational attributes, Technomic also rated their connections to consumers through a series of questions designed to gauge loyalty and perception of a brand. A few...

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Chains ranking highest in their competitive set deliver more than just good food. They’re winning in all aspects of the dining experience, from service to convenience.

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