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Technomic Finds Strategic Implications of Continued GPO Growth for Foodservice Operators, Distributors & Manufacturers

 The 2015 GPO Assessment and Outlook Update report, is available from Technomic Inc., with key insights from operators, distributors,...

Jul 28, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Technomic Decodes Foodservice Consumers with Eater Archetypes

 Consumers are more complex than any trend piece in the media can portray about Millennials, Baby Boomers or other demographic groups. To...

Jul 23, 2015, 11:15 ET
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College & University Foodservice: Off-Campus Demand Fuels On-Campus Innovation

More likely than the overall population to start their day later, snack between meals, try unique cuisines and prioritize environmental and social...

Jul 20, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Technomic Names Sara Monnette Vice President

 Technomic Inc., the leader in food industry research, announces the promotion of Sara Monnette to vice president. Monnette is responsible for...

Jul 16, 2015, 11:15 ET
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The Growing U.S. Hispanic Population Increasingly Relies on Foodservice

By 2060, Hispanics are expected to make up nearly 30 percent of the total U.S. population. As this demographic grows, so too will its impact on the...

Jul 15, 2015, 11:10 ET
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At 2015's Midway Mark, Technomic Tracks Six Foodservice Industry-Leading Trends

 With half of 2015 behind us, Technomic research experts have taken stock of the market forces and menu trends emerging in the foodservice...

Jul 14, 2015, 11:10 ET
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IFDA, Technomic & FSMA Launch Groundbreaking Online Foodservice Training

 Technomic experts, working in collaboration with the International Foodservice Distribution Association (IFDA) and the Foodservice Sales &...

Jul 01, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Poultry Will Battle Other Healthful Alternatives for Share of Stomach

Vegetarian, vegan and seafood options continue to increase on menus; however, due to the flexibility that poultry offers operators to create...

Jun 24, 2015, 11:15 ET
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Consumers Want Food Additives Subtracted from Menus, Finds Technomic's Consumer4Sight

Every week brings new headlines about a national foodservice brand pledging to reduce or remove food additives from their menu or products....

Jun 22, 2015, 11:15 ET
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Technomic's 7 Eater Archetypes Define Foodservice Consumer Landscape

 There's little room for error in today's rapidly evolving foodservice consumer culture. Operators need to know who their customers are and...

Jun 17, 2015, 10:15 ET
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The Technology Tide Has Turned for Restaurant Consumers

 In only a few short years, digital amenities like online ordering and mobile payment have gone from futuristic novelties to modern necessities...

Jun 16, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Industry Same-Store Sales Increase 4 Percent in Q1, Midscale Outperform Other Segments

 Tracking data from more than 100 national public and private chains that generate more than $40 billion in quarterly sales, Technomic's...

Jun 03, 2015, 13:15 ET
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Fastest-growing Brands and Categories Re-shape the Spirits Industry, Finds Technomic

Three of the top five fastest-growing spirits brands are vodkas, but whiskey is the category with the most momentum, according to the 2015...

Jun 02, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Technomic's Take: 5 Ways Food Brands Get 'FIT' for the Future

 The food industry will eclipse $2 trillion in annual sales by 2025, but restaurants, retailers and manufacturers will be locked into an...

May 21, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Build-Your-Own Built to Lead Fast-Casual Growth

 The fast-casual segment's blistering pace of sales and unit expansion continued in 2014, with annual sales increasing at more than three times...

May 18, 2015, 11:15 ET
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Technomic Tube Brings Foodservice Research to Life

 Drawing upon Technomic's 50 years of rich industry knowledge and the expertise of its talented, multi-generational consulting and research...

May 05, 2015, 11:10 ET
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The Next Decade Will Make or Break Food Industry Companies, Technomic Forecasts

Today's major foodservice and retail food brands, along with their suppliers, face increasing challenges in recognizing and responding to...

May 04, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Technomic Names Bernadette Noone Vice President

Technomic Inc., the leader in food industry research, announces the promotion of Bernadette Noone to vice president. Noone is responsible for...

Apr 28, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Fast Casual Fuels Technomic Top 500 Growth Once Again

Once again, there is nothing casual about the fast-casual sector's ascent as the growth engine of the U.S. restaurant industry. Fast-casual brands...

Apr 27, 2015, 11:10 ET
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Technomic Puts the Spotlight on Limited Time Offers with Innovative New Tracking and Planning System

 What does Shark Week have to do with menu development? Plenty, according to Technomic, the leading research and consulting firm in the...