Consumer Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44095/more en Bourbon rises as brown spirits enjoy new popularity http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/bourbon-rises-brown-spirits-enjoy-new-popularity <div class="field-deck"> Millennials and women help drive sales of the corn-based whiskey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Millennials and women help drive sales of the corn-based whiskey</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/bourbon-rises-brown-spirits-enjoy-new-popularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/bourbon-rises-brown-spirits-enjoy-new-popularity#comments Consumer Trends Beverage Trends Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:13:00 +0000 169291 at http://nrn.com Why McDonald’s scores badly on surveys http://nrn.com/blog/why-mcdonald-s-scores-badly-surveys <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Latest survey result nothing new to world’s biggest restaurant chain.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/why-mcdonald-s-scores-badly-surveys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/why-mcdonald-s-scores-badly-surveys#comments Consumer Trends Same-store sales Quick Service On the Margin Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:15:00 +0000 168911 at http://nrn.com Chuck E. Cheese’s hones menu strategy and value http://nrn.com/family-dining/chuck-e-cheese-s-hones-menu-strategy-and-value <div class="field-deck"> Family-dining and entertainment chain works to counter veto vote from parents </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Family-dining and entertainment chain works to counter veto vote from parents</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/family-dining/chuck-e-cheese-s-hones-menu-strategy-and-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/family-dining/chuck-e-cheese-s-hones-menu-strategy-and-value#comments Consumer Trends Family Dining Latest Headlines Food Trends Chuck E. Cheese's Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:30:00 +0000 168881 at http://nrn.com <p>Chuck E. Cheese&rsquo;s is developing flatbread sandwiches, such as these Italian Chicken and Chicken Caesar versions.</p> Ron Ruggless Survey: Customer opinion of limited-service chains surges http://nrn.com/quick-service/survey-customer-opinion-limited-service-chains-surges <div class="field-deck"> Gap in satisfaction between limited-service and full-service concepts narrows </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gap in satisfaction between limited-service and full-service concepts narrows </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/survey-customer-opinion-limited-service-chains-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/survey-customer-opinion-limited-service-chains-surges#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Quick Service Tue, 21 Jun 2016 04:05:00 +0000 168811 at http://nrn.com oneinchpunch/Thinkstock How to appeal to Hispanic consumers http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-appeal-hispanic-consumers <div class="field-deck"> Native Grill & Wings, Whatburger work to grow this group’s visits </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Native Grill & Wings, Whatburger work to grow this group’s visits</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-appeal-hispanic-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-appeal-hispanic-consumers#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Whataburger Wed, 15 Jun 2016 21:00:00 +0000 168391 at http://nrn.com <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Accommodating families is key for Hispanic consumers. More than 40 percent of this group visited restaurants with children last year.</span></p> Thinkstock Chick-fil-A launches mobile ordering and pay-ahead app http://nrn.com/technology/chick-fil-launches-mobile-ordering-and-pay-ahead-app <div class="field-deck"> Customers can skip the line and earn free food by using new app targeted to Millennial parents </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Customers can skip the line and earn free food by using new app targeted to Millennial parents</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/chick-fil-launches-mobile-ordering-and-pay-ahead-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/chick-fil-launches-mobile-ordering-and-pay-ahead-app#comments Consumer Trends Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service Chick-fil-A Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:16:00 +0000 167301 at http://nrn.com <p>Chick-fil-A&#39;s new app also incorporates a rewards program.</p> Chick-fil-A Pizza Hut to expand removal of preservatives, antibiotics http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/pizza-hut-expand-removal-preservatives-antibiotics <div class="field-deck"> Chain launches microsite to tell food story </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain launches microsite to tell food story</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/pizza-hut-expand-removal-preservatives-antibiotics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/pizza-hut-expand-removal-preservatives-antibiotics#comments Consumer Trends Marketing Latest Headlines Food Trends Health & Nutrition Quick Service What's Hot Pizza Hut Tue, 31 May 2016 17:16:00 +0000 167261 at http://nrn.com <p>Pizza Hut has launched a microsite&nbsp;to highlight its commitment to ingredients without preservatives and antibiotics.</p> Pizza Hut The Millennial opportunity: Redefining healthy http://nrn.com/healthy-dining/millennial-opportunity-redefining-healthy <div class="field-deck"> Win this consumer group with healthful, sustainable and delicious offerings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Win this consumer group with healthful, sustainable and delicious offerings</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/healthy-dining/millennial-opportunity-redefining-healthy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/healthy-dining/millennial-opportunity-redefining-healthy#comments Consumer Trends Healthy Dining Marketing Opinions Health & Nutrition Mon, 23 May 2016 15:20:00 +0000 166681 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock NPC CEO sees consumer ‘skittishness’ http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness <div class="field-deck"> Pizza Hut, Wendy’s franchisee notes increased discounts, “purposeful” spending </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pizza Hut, Wendy’s franchisee notes increased discounts, “purposeful” spending</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness#comments Consumer Trends Franchising Latest Headlines Pizza Hut Wendy's Mon, 16 May 2016 19:21:00 +0000 166301 at http://nrn.com What consumers want from delivery http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/what-consumers-want-delivery <div class="field-deck"> Digital tools and diverse menu items are must-haves for customers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Digital tools and diverse menu items are must-haves for customers</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/what-consumers-want-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/what-consumers-want-delivery#comments Consumer Trends NRA Show Latest Headlines Menu Supply Chain Operations Fri, 13 May 2016 21:07:00 +0000 165771 at http://nrn.com