DoorDash, Cruise to test self-driving delivery at restaurants, grocers Through a new partnership, Cruise and DoorDash will be testing autonomous deliveries in San Francisco. According to a joint announcement by […]
Applebee’s adds Shrimp to Riblets and Chicken Tenders LTO as further enticement The Applebee’s chain has brought back its All You can Eat Riblets and Chicken Tenders special. Applebee’s has […]
Lavu, a mobile POS (point-of-sale) company, and Dining Alliance, a group purchasing organization, have entered into a joint marketing agreement. Through the collaboration, Lavu will jointly market its mobile POS […]
Extrapolating today’s food trends for applicability in 2019 is not the easiest of tasks so the National Restaurant Association (NRA) works with the American Culinary Federation (ACF) to build a […]
While some of these trends are continuations of factors that are already playing a large role in the contemporary hospitality market and others are more speculative, Baum and Whiteman’s 2019 trend report highlights 13 trends...automated pizza and burger production machines, as well as a robotic barista, upscale fast casual, cannabis and synthetic meat are trends to watch in 2019.
Top distributors may face slowing demand from independent restaurants According to a study by Technomic, Inc., a Chicago-based foodservice consultancy, Amazon was recognized as a leading source for online purchases from foodservice operators. The […]
Restaurant big data has a myriad of uses that gives marketers the upper hand Big data is making a significant impact on decisions made in the restaurant industry. A saturation […]
Krispy Kreme announced limited-time holiday doughnuts, expected to boost the chain’s December sales. New to the Holiday Treat collection this year is the Ugly Sweater Doughnut. The Holiday Treat collection now includes the Santa Belly Doughnut, Ugly Sweater Doughnut, Holiday Plaid Doughnut, and Chocolate Iced with Sprinkles Doughnut. Krispy Kreme customers… Holiday Peppermint Mocha.