Restaurant marketing ideas and trends


Who has the best music in casual dining?

Music can help make or break a restaurant experience, so with help from Technomic, we found the top 10 casual-dining playlists.


6 marketing tips to upsell cocktails

Industry pros share advice for boosting drink sales and creating a cocktail culture.

Until recently, consumers considered Chipotle one of the most trusted limited-service restaurant brands. After its food safety incidents, Chipotle now scores in the bottom six for brand trust.

Clever local advertising can help operators win more vacation business.

Here’s what we discovered averaging four meals a day on a 19-hour journey to Austin, Texas.

Catering racked up $52.3 billion in 2015, and 64% of off-premise dollars were spent at restaurants, according to Technomic’s Catering Insights Report. Here's how to get a bigger chunk of those catering dollars.

Professionals can work from anywhere these days, including your restaurant. And they're willing to pay for the privilege.

Three major U.S. restaurant chains are giving their social media and loyalty programs a twist. Will those changes be brilliant, or a bust?

For restaurants seeking to squeeze more sales out of their social media efforts, this year’s National Restaurant Association Show provided some ideas.

At a time where beauty bloggers rule the world—or, at least YouTube—some restaurants are finding success marketing the aesthetic benefits of ingredients.

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