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Devouring Digital: Major Chains Feast on Innovative Promotions

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Nov 3, 2020 8:00:00 AM

As fallout from the pandemic persists, major chains are stepping up efforts to connect with consumers and spur sales through digital channels and creative promotions.

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Topics: Technology, Trends, Promotions, Takeout, Quick Service Restaurant, Delivery, Sales & Profitability, Delivery App, Operations, COVID-19, Coronavirus

Bite Off a Higher Check Average with Snackable Menu Options

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Feb 25, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Today’s fast-paced lifestyle calls for quick eats, making smaller bites a big deal. With 6 in 10 adults surveyed globally preferring to eat many small meals throughout the day instead of a few large ones,1 snackable menu options have become a must for operators looking to boost business.

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Snacking, Trends, Promotions, Recipe

Social Climber: Social Media Takes Foodservice Sales to New Heights

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Feb 11, 2020 8:00:00 AM

 

The eyes have it! Social media has become a feeding frenzy for visually interesting culinary concepts. Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino may be the quintessential example of a concept that the eyes couldn’t help but drink in. The neon purple and blue concoction—so snap-worthy in its rich, colorful, almost confectionery appearance—seemed ready-made for the age of Instagram, where it generated 155,000 posts over the short course of its April 19-23, 2019 run dates.1

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Topics: Technology, Millennials, Restaurant Operations, Promotions, Mobile

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: Technology, Millennials, Restaurant Operations, Snacking, Promotions, Marketing & Communications

Smart Bites: Limited Time Offers, Limitless Opportunities

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Apr 24, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Limited time offers (LTOs) have gone a long way for a long time, and foodservice operators continue to get a lot of mileage out of them as go-to business boosters.

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Topics: Desserts, Promotions, Gen Z, Millennial

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