Consumer Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44095/more en Nancy Kruse, Bret Thorn look back at 2014 menu trends http://nrn.com/opinions/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-look-back-2014-menu-trends <div class="node-body article-body">Thorn and Kruse break down the year’s top menu trends</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-look-back-2014-menu-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-look-back-2014-menu-trends#comments Consumer Trends Opinions Food Trends Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:00:00 +0000 122661 at http://nrn.com Most popular stories of 2014: Tacos, top 10s, Top 100 http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/most-popular-stories-2014-tacos-top-10s-top-100 <div class="field-deck"> Breaking down NRN's top trending stories of the year </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Breaking down NRN's top trending stories of the year</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/most-popular-stories-2014-tacos-top-10s-top-100" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/most-popular-stories-2014-tacos-top-10s-top-100#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 121921 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Marketing Watch: McDonald’s seeks new charity to engage Millennials http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-mcdonald-s-seeks-new-charity-engage-millennials <div class="field-deck"> Some suggest making charity more relevant instead of looking for new idea </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some suggest making charity more relevant instead of looking for new idea</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-mcdonald-s-seeks-new-charity-engage-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-mcdonald-s-seeks-new-charity-engage-millennials#comments Advertisers Advertising Consumer Trends Latest Headlines McDonald's Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:53:00 +0000 122151 at http://nrn.com <p>Ronald McDonald House in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany</p> Getty images Survey: Consumers to dine out more, spend less http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/survey-consumers-dine-out-more-spend-less <div class="field-deck"> AlixPartners finds that average consumer spending per meal is falling </div> <div class="node-body article-body">AlixPartners finds that average consumer spending per meal is falling</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/survey-consumers-dine-out-more-spend-less" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/survey-consumers-dine-out-more-spend-less#comments Consumer Trends Corporate News Latest Headlines Fri, 12 Dec 2014 21:19:00 +0000 121881 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Googling restaurant guests: Caring or creepy? http://nrn.com/opinions/googling-restaurant-guests-caring-or-creepy <div class="field-deck"> Some restaurants do research on diners to offer better experience </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some restaurants do research on diners to offer better experience</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/googling-restaurant-guests-caring-or-creepy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/googling-restaurant-guests-caring-or-creepy#comments Consumer Trends Opinions Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:00:00 +0000 121851 at http://nrn.com More menu labeling details emerge http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/more-menu-labeling-details-emerge <div class="node-body article-body">Several parts of federal rules remain unclear</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/more-menu-labeling-details-emerge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/more-menu-labeling-details-emerge#comments Consumer Trends Government Latest Headlines Health & Nutrition Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:04:00 +0000 121491 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock NPD: Younger consumers eating more fresh food http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/npd-younger-consumers-eating-more-fresh-food <div class="field-deck"> Rate at which young people are switching to fresh fruit, veggies, more is accelerating, report finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rate at which young people are switching to fresh fruit, veggies, more is accelerating, report finds</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/npd-younger-consumers-eating-more-fresh-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/npd-younger-consumers-eating-more-fresh-food#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:52:00 +0000 121451 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock GrubHub compares user trends with chef predictions http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/grubhub-compares-user-trends-chef-predictions <div class="field-deck"> Online food delivery service puts NRA chef survey results to the test </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Online food delivery service puts NRA chef survey results to the test</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/grubhub-compares-user-trends-chef-predictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/grubhub-compares-user-trends-chef-predictions#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Food Trends Mon, 08 Dec 2014 20:44:00 +0000 121341 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Consumer technology is an opportunity for restaurants http://nrn.com/opinions/consumer-technology-opportunity-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Report says digital life shifts consumer role to that of participant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Report says digital life shifts consumer role to that of participant</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/consumer-technology-opportunity-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/consumer-technology-opportunity-restaurants#comments Consumer Trends Opinions Technology Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:48:00 +0000 121191 at http://nrn.com Chefs predict top culinary trends for 2015 http://nrn.com/chef-insights/chefs-predict-top-culinary-trends-2015 <div class="field-deck"> National Restaurant Association releases "What’s Hot in 2015" forecast </div> <div class="node-body article-body">National Restaurant Association releases "What’s Hot in 2015" forecast</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/chefs-predict-top-culinary-trends-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/chefs-predict-top-culinary-trends-2015#comments Consumer Trends Chef Insights Latest Headlines Food Trends What's Hot Wed, 03 Dec 2014 05:01:00 +0000 120921 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock