Consumer Trends

Consumer trends, insights and preferences

Consumer Trends

Yelp users’ favorite casual chains

A new analysis also shows what differentiates a good user-generated review from a negative one.

Consumer Trends

7 new Instagram-worthy tableside service flourishes

From a meat & potato martini to nitrogen-cooled ice cream, operators are adding buzzworthy at-the-table presentations that are ready for their social-media close-up.

Although the economy may be improving, research by the Nielsen Company illustrates that consumers are still being cautious when it comes to buying alcohol. This trend has led to more people staying in and purchasing less expensive products.

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