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A Hunger for Convenience: Digital Innovation, From Fast Casual to C-Store Segments

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Aug 30, 2022 8:00:00 AM

When it comes to digital innovation, Shake Shack has poured it on thickso much so that even as in-store traffic returns, digital remains a powerful revenue engine, driving 43% of sales (app, website and delivery) in the first quarter of 2022.1 While the fast-casual supernova has become renowned for its forward-thinking, tech-driven off-channel integrations, it was actually teetering on the brink of a precipitous nosedive before it took the seismic shift that jump-started sales during the pandemic. 

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Topics: Technology, Trends, Delivery, Convenience, Foodservice Industry, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Curbside Pickup, Fast-Casual Restaurant, Digital/Online Ordering, Third-Party Delivery (3PD)

New Roads to Revenue: Delivery Innovations Fueled by Fast-Changing Market

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Jun 28, 2022 8:00:00 AM

As on-demand culture and digitally driven services grow, so do innovative and diversifying delivery options. To meet accelerating demand, off-premises channels need to deliver an ever-expanding range of services. 

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Topics: Technology, Trends, Delivery, Sustainability, Packaging, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Off-Premises, Third-Party Delivery (3PD)

New Normal: Restaurant Industry’s Appetite for Change Reaches Fever Pitch

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Apr 26, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Since the onset of the pandemic, the foodservice landscape has experienced a series of seismic shifts in quick succession. While these changes can seem like a confusing blur at times, an ever-expanding menu of market research has been able to keep up with the dizzying pace and feed the need for competitive insight and analysis. 

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Topics: Technology, Trends, Sales & Profitability, Operations, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Digital/Online Ordering, Third-Party Delivery (3PD)

Open Road: Food Delivery Innovations Continue to Drive Sales

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Apr 19, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Delivery can sometimes seem like a mixed bag, with challenges presenting bumps in the road to growth and opportunities opening up new paths to profits. 

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Topics: Delivery, Sales & Profitability, Delivery App, Operations, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Third-Party Delivery (3PD)

App and You Shall Receive: Digital Links Tech and Menu Innovation

Let's Chat Snacks Posted on Oct 26, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Among the many lessons of the pandemic, one stands out in particular, with far-reaching ramifications for the future of foodservice: The power of digital innovation. The rapid integration of digital platforms became a reliable way to drive sales, even under the most challenging circumstances.

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Topics: Technology, Takeout, Delivery, Sales & Profitability, Delivery App, Operations, quick service restaurants, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Curbside Pickup, Off-Premises, Third-Party Delivery (3PD)

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