Consumer Trends

Consumer trends, insights and preferences

Consumer Trends

Who’s Eating Where?

It is not just the dismal economy that is leaving restaurants trolling for customers—it’s the changing attitudes of customers themselves.

Consumer Trends

The supermarket threat

The new Whole Foods Market in Portland, Maine, is a 48,000-square-foot behemoth, just two blocks off the turnpike spur that connects Maine’s largest city with a string of affluent towns along the coast.

Some seniors may want the menu and decor to stay the same year after year. But plenty of others would just as soon shake up their dining habits.

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