The Restaurant Decision Making Process

Mintel examines factors diners use when choosing where to go out to eat in this infographic series.

Emerging Best Practices in QSR Franchise Support | Approach to Increasing Sales & Taking Market Share

4A’s member agency BARKER shares best practices for leveraging a master QSR brand in a local market.

Taking Stock with Teens

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Piper Jaffray releases its semi-annual report featuring teen shopping behaviors, spending patterns, and top fashion & beauty and restaurant brands.

The QSR Drive-Thru Performance Study

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QSR Magazine’s yearly report on the performance of the drive-thru industry.

Social Media in Food Service

Mintel examines social media trends in the food service industry.

The QSR 50

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QSR Magazine’s yearly ranking of the top 50 brands in the quick-service and fast-casual restaurant categories.

Experience More: In the Moment

Euromonitor has published an excellent global report focusing on how brands are creating interactive experiences to build engagement with consumers.

Why People Need to “Know Before They Go”

Third Party Content

Think with Google analyzed search trends and spoke to consumers to identify three motives that drive them to do research before any experience, big or small.

The Why Behind the Dine

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Acosta and Technomic report dining out trends, including growth in convenient meal solutions, how much consumers spend on dining out versus groceries, top dining choices, and more.

Quick Service Restaurants

Mintel finds that QSRs must identify innovative ways to build on their key strengths. Suggestions include: Delivery Updating decor Developing new promotions Introducing fresher ingredients.

America’s Favorite QSRs

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Find out America’s favorite quick service restaurants in five popular food categories in this Market Force survey.

Most Memorable New Product Launch Survey

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Schneider Associates identifies the top new products of last year, as well insights into what motivates consumers to try and buy new products.