As consumers gradually emerge from a lingering recessionary spending mind-set and step up their dining-out frequency, many also are loosening up when it comes to ordering drinks — specifically, wine, beer and cocktails. The sale of alcoholic beverages has largely kept pace with traffic trends, while consumer orders of all other beverages combined have declined over the last five years, according to a new report from market research firm The NPD Group. And while full-service operators ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.

 

Attention Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!
 

Questions about your account or how to access content? 

Contact: Brian Galletta (813) 627-6722 Brian.galletta@penton.com or Desiree Torres (813)-627-6792 Desiree.Torres@penton.com

Already registered? here.