<div class="statcounter"><a title="web statistics" href="http://statcounter.com/" target="_blank"><img class="statcounter" src="//c.statcounter.com/9192529/0/d07e92ef/1/" alt="web statistics">

Trusted Insight Trends Blog

Celebrity Chefs, Food Service Market Research, and Drawing Traffic

Posted by TrendSource on 6/13/19 9:25 AM

Celebrity increasingly drives digital purchases—as we described last week, this is already happening in fashion where Rihanna and Kylie Jenner are as hot as hot can be. But does celebrity drive restaurant traffic?

Read More

Topics: Market Research, Food Service, Online, Social Media, Food

Retail Market Research: Point of Sale Loans Increase Basket Size and Customer Count

Posted by TrendSource on 5/30/19 9:33 AM

There’re new options at checkout these days, which is great news for retailers as well as consumers who really, really want that KitchenAid, but don’t have the cash on hand and don’t want to add to their credit card debt.

Read More

Topics: Market Research, Omnichannel, Retail

Northgate Market Keeps Going Up: What Grocery Industry Market Research, Shop-alongs, and Customer Intercepts Can Do to Keep it that Way

Posted by TrendSource on 5/23/19 8:27 AM

Northgate Market, a chain of Mexican-oriented grocery stores and a bonnafide southern California institution, is living the dream. From its bootstrap immigrant origin story to its current stranglehold on the Latinx grocery market, its national recognition as essential to low-income communities to its seduction of hipster/millennial shoppers, Northgate Market’s history and trajectory tell us a lot about the evolving nature of ethnic grocery stores.

Read More

Topics: Market Research, Customer Intercepts, Grocery, Shopalong, Beyoncé

Cheesecake Factory Goes Fast Casual, Now It's Time to Put in the Food Industry Market Research

Posted by TrendSource on 5/16/19 8:55 AM

The Cheesecake Factory, everybody’s favorite ‘everything under the sun’ casual dine-in, is going fast casual, rolling out a piloted pan-Asian fast casual concept in a tony Los Angeles suburb. The new location, called the Social Monk (more on the name and the monk later) will look to capitalize on food service and fast casual trends, and when an avowed leader of the casual dine-in segment is jumping into the fast casual life raft, it merits some contemplation (yes, that is a monk joke).

Read More

Topics: Market Research, Food Service, Customer Intercepts, Fast Casual, Panel Surveys, Shopalong, Food

Beverage Industry CPG Market Research: Hard Seltzer Riding that Summertime Magic

Posted by TrendSource on 5/9/19 7:53 AM

“You can feel it in the streets, on a day like this, that heat, it feels like summer.” That’s right, from Gambino’s lips to our ears, it’s that time of year again; dig into the closet, unpack your seersuckers and white linen pants: summer is almost here!

Read More

Topics: Market Research, Millenials, Retail, CPG, Alcohol

Get our latest updates...

Recent Posts