Market Trends & Updates
Get to know Generation Z
December 11, 2014
Although millenials are all the buzz today, Generation Z is following close behind. Generation Z includes all persons under the age of 21, and across that age span you will find distinctly different life stages. Consider this: While some Gen Zers are enrolling in college others are still ordering kids meals with their parents.
Good News For Independents
June 20, 2014
customers have grown weary of large national chains. They’re getting more of what they want from newer, smaller industry players.
In a weaker economy, price plays a more important role in determining dining preferences and smaller restaurants that compete on quality rather than price may be more challenged to thrive. But in a strong or improving economy—as is the case now—the opposite is true.