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A Hunger for Safety: Digital Foodservice Links to Consumer Confidence

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Sep 1, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Leave it to a pandemic to build up the market’s appetite for foodservice. At one point, eating out at a restaurant ranked as the most looked-forward-to post-quarantine activity, according to the market research firm Technomic.1 But as infection rates rise, it should come as no surprise that consumer confidence in returning to pre-pandemic activities is falling.

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Trends, Takeout, Casual Dining Restaurant, Delivery, Restaurant, Social Responsibility, Operations, Drive-Thru

Second Helpings: Large Restaurant Chains Pile Up Sales Despite COVID-19

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Jul 28, 2020 8:00:00 AM

The pandemic may have put an unforeseen strain on the industry and brought business to a crawl, but a Bank of America study has revealed that sales have gone from fizzle to sizzle as the big brands turned the corner on the coronavirus.1 Small chains and independent restaurants, meanwhile, remain stalled.1

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Trends, Quick Service Restaurant, Casual Dining Restaurant, Delivery, Sales & Profitability, Operations, Drive-Thru, Restaurants, quick service restaurants

Full Steam Ahead: Delivery Foodservice Trend Faces Open Road in COVID-19 Crisis

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Jun 9, 2020 8:00:00 AM

As the COVID-19 outbreak compels restaurant operations to make a turn toward off-premises sales, third-party delivery picks up more speed on the fast-track of growth.

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Delivery, Customer Experience, Distribution, Delivery App

New Directions: Off-Premise Innovation Steers Foodservice Sales During COVID-19 (Part 2)

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Jun 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM

As foodservice operators and chefs get creative in their quest to serve up sales during the coronavirus outbreak, it seems that off-premises is always moving forward. But sometimes going back to the tried and true may be the best route to higher sales.

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Takeout, Delivery, Family, Convenience, Customer Experience, Menu Strategy, Sales & Profitability

A Downturn’s Upside: Coronavirus Crisis Causes Outbreak of Good News and Goodwill at Foodservice Operations

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on May 5, 2020 8:00:00 AM

COVID-19 (a.k.a. the coronavirus) may be an astonishing outbreak, but foodservice is far from broken. Though the dark clouds of coronavirus continue to gather, there have been bright spots that show the industry's resiliency and resolve.

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Topics: Restaurant Operations, Trends, Independents, Family Restaurant, Regional, Commercial, Quick Service Restaurant, Casual Dining Restaurant, Meal Kits, National, Local, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Restaurant

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