The off-premise consideration set


Millennial parents visit restaurants more than any group, and they spend more, too, according to Technomic.

Food and drink menus with a holiday theme were trending this week. Also new are seasonal items focusing on seafood. Here’s a roundup of menu activity for this week.

The touch screen-enabled refrigerators from the fast-casual chain are slated to launch early next year in offices, airports, college campuses and more.

Stacey Pool, who was previously a ski resort marketer, takes over for Mark Mears, who recently left the fast-casual chain.