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Feb 12, 2019, 10:32 ET Technomic releases 2019 foodservice forecast in latest reporting

Technomic released its foodservice forecast and sizing for 2019, including data parceled out by industry segment. The company has been producing...


Feb 11, 2019, 09:10 ET 5 trends shaping the on-premise market in 2019

Adult beverages play a huge part in attracting customers and the on-premise channel is vital to an alcohol brand's success. Technomic's On-Premise...


Feb 08, 2019, 09:08 ET Sustainability concerns and alternative proteins shifting the dynamic for beef and pork menu offerings, Technomic finds in new report

Beef and pork have long been staples of Americans' plates but with growing sustainability and health concerns, shifts are taking place in this...


Jan 31, 2019, 09:18 ET Technomic kicked off 2019 with speakers from Dot Foods, Punch Bowl Social and Chipotle at recent conference in Arizona

Technomic helped 300 foodservice and adult beverage professionals jump-start their business plans for the year by sharing industry-leading data and...


Jan 03, 2019, 09:08 ET Technomic to cover reaching the DSR, the menu of tomorrow and eatertainment success during upcoming conference in Arizona

Technomic will host foodservice and adult beverage peers at its members-only Planning Program conference Jan. 7-9 in Scottsdale, Ariz. With the theme ...


Dec 19, 2018, 09:08 ET Increased delivery usage shows potential for driving incremental occasions, Technomic finds in new study

Consumers who are relying more heavily on delivery than in the past report a net increase in the number of orders they are placing overall, according ...


Dec 05, 2018, 12:02 ET Full-service restaurants are looking to bounce back and establish new growth strategies for future success

The full-service segment—and casual dining in particular—has faced numerous challenges over the past several years, but cautious optimism is emerging ...


Nov 29, 2018, 08:09 ET Amazon recognized as leading online source for operators' foodservice purchases

The percentage of street operators purchasing goods online has dramatically increased since 2014, with over 40% saying they use third-party...


Nov 01, 2018, 14:42 ET Consumers increasingly making food choices based on personal definition of health

Consumers are increasingly taking on a more personalized, holistic view of health. They're making food and beverage choices based on their personal...


Oct 04, 2018, 08:24 ET Recent Study Findings, Dynamic Breakout Sessions And A New Location Highlights Of Technomic's January Conference In Arizona

Technomic's Foodservice Planning Program will share new studies along with industry and economic updates during the upcoming conference, being held...


Sep 11, 2018, 09:08 ET Technomic predicts 2018 sales growth for the Top 500 restaurant chains

The first-ever Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report 2018 Forecast has been released, with projections revealing that the Top 500 chain sales will grow...


Aug 06, 2018, 09:07 ET Technomic partners with GroundTruth to enhance customer traffic intelligence for Top 500 restaurants

Technomic Inc. and GroundTruth, the leading location platform, today announced a partnership to further enhance Technomic's brand sales...


Jun 21, 2018, 02:00 ET Technomic shines light on bigger picture in Canadian foodservice market, highlighting global and economic trends

Technomic's Canadian Foodservice Planning Program's recent meeting in Toronto covered global trends impacting the Canadian market and how...


Jun 05, 2018, 09:16 ET Technomic to feature speakers from Amazon and Cracker Barrel along with latest research studies at upcoming June conference

Technomic's Foodservice Planning Program will host guest speakers from both Amazon and Cracker Barrel as well as release the latest insights from new ...


May 17, 2018, 02:12 ET Technomic announces the 2018 Consumers' Choice Award winners for chain restaurants during National Restaurant Association Show

Technomic is proud to announce the winning brands of the 2018 Consumers' Choice Awards. Using combined research from two dynamic...


Mar 19, 2018, 09:20 ET Technomic announces major marijuana study exploring the effects of legalized cannabis on adult beverage, foodservice

Technomic recently announced it will embark on a new Multi Client Study entitled The Marijuana Effect: Understanding the Implications of Legal...


Feb 15, 2018, 10:27 ET Top 500 chains seeing slowing sales growth for the second consecutive year

The latest research from Technomic suggests a continued slowdown for the Top 500 chain restaurants, with cumulative 2017 sales growth at 3.2%, down...


Jan 31, 2018, 09:49 ET Lodging food and beverage programs will continue to thrive in 2018

Recently completed Technomic research shows that the hotel food and beverage space continues to show growth, with overall consumer spending...


Dec 05, 2017, 13:11 ET Adult beverages prioritized by consumers, but battle for occasions heats up

Drink sales remain a dynamic and important part of the restaurant and bar business, but finding growth continues to be a challenge for operators and...


Nov 14, 2017, 07:23 ET Foodservice Operators Challenged by Slow Third Quarter Sales

The restaurant industry landscape continues to be challenging for leading operators, according to Technomic's compilation and analysis of third...


Nov 13, 2017, 04:23 ET Technomic launches Transaction Insights

Technomic Inc. announced today a brand-new way for restaurants and the greater foodservice industry to understand key business performance metrics...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:12 ET Technomic to spotlight 'The Power of Change' at upcoming foodservice event

Forecasting critical changes to the foodservice industry over the next five years will be the central topic of discussion at Technomic's upcoming...


Sep 12, 2017, 10:09 ET Consumers spend $181 billion annually on beverages in foodservice

Findings from Technomic Inc.'s 2017 Away-From-Home Beverage Study indicate that nonalcohol beverages are a large and growing part of the foodservice...


May 17, 2017, 10:12 ET Whiskey growth continues on-premise, but not without challenges

One of the fastest-growing spirits categories at the bar is also the most complex for consumers to navigate and on-premise operators to manage....


May 11, 2017, 10:17 ET Full-service restaurants face an uphill battle heading into 2017

Technomic reporting indicates that the restaurant industry overall fared relatively well in 2016, but full service has experienced some highs and...