Consumer Trends

Consumer trends, insights and preferences

Consumer Trends

To nobody's surprise, Chick-fil-A remains teens' favorite restaurant

The chicken chain topped Piper Sandler’s semi-annual survey of teen spending in the U.S., followed by Starbucks and Chipotle.

Consumer Trends

As tipping spreads, restaurants risk ticking off customers

The pandemic and its aftermath have upended tipping etiquette in America, leaving consumers frustrated and confused even as many pony up for the extra charges.

The son of the chain's founder has launched a direct-to-consumer online seafood market called Roger’s Fish Co.

Nearly 4 in 10 viewers planned to order food Sunday, leading to a big score for restaurants.

A majority of consumers say they plan to spend the same amount or more this year vs. last year, according to a survey by Popmenu.

Consumers say inflation is causing them to cut back, according to a survey by Personal Capital. But other measures show demand has been steady.

Adding climate labels to a menu reduced participants’ selection of red meat-containing items.

Recent Yelp data reveals the most popular national, regional and local chains near top public universities in the U.S.

The highwayside family dining restaurant chain also said it is growing its share among value-conscious consumers.

Fewer diners say they’re tipping 20% now than they were at this time last year, according to a new study by Popmenu.

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