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made to order: A Fresh Look at Online Restaurant Reviews

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Feb 12, 2019 8:00:00 AM

When it comes to online reviews, foodservice operations often seem to be elbowing their way to a more prominent place at the table. As consumers feast on restaurant review sites, online reputation management is placed high on the menu of must-dos. 

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Topics: Marketing, Millennials, Trends, Restaurant Operations

Pop-Up Power: Pop-Up Snack Shops Feed on a Strong Foodservice Trend

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Dec 18, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Snacking is taking up a commanding space at the table when it comes to food consumption. Survey data shows that snacking gobbles up 50% of all eating occasions,and one in four millennials snack four or more times a day.2 

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Topics: Marketing, Millennials, Snacking, Merchandising

Late Boomers: Baby Boomer-Focused Foodservice poised to Flourish

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Dec 11, 2018 8:00:00 AM


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Topics: Marketing, Restaurant Operations, Technology, Trends, Desserts, Millennials

No Retain, No Gain: How Savvy Restaurant Operations Bring Customers Back to the Table

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Nov 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Nothing feeds the foodservice bottom line like loyal customers. As the National Restaurant Association reported, repeat customers account for as much as 70% of a restaurant’s revenue.1 These patrons are also more likely to have a higher check average, given survey data that shows a 60-70% probability of upselling to an existing customer, compared to 5-20% for new ones.2

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Topics: Promotions, Marketing, Restaurant Operations, Millennials, Technology, Snacking

An Appetite for Apps: Digging in to Digital foodservice trends (part 2)

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Oct 30, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Consumers who hunger for the speed and convenience of restaurant apps are occupying an increasingly prominent place at the foodservice table. The market research and analytics firm DMI dubs them “mobile reliants”—millennials who have come of age during the rise of digital connectivity and who eat up the at-your-fingertips features (like mobile ordering and payments) of quick service apps.1

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Technology, Millennials, Marketing

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