June Industry Tid-Bits
Top 10 Limited-Service Restaurant Chains
Customers picked their top 10 limited-service restaurant chains, organized by number of locations. Some considered taste and flavor of food, while others ranked based on value for their money. Click here to see the full list.
Dairy Queen Launches New Menu Items
Many franchisees are experiencing major additions to their menus in the coming summer months, including snack melts, hot sandwiches and new desserts. The chain hopes to acquire an advantage in the competition by appealing as a quick-service restaurant rather than simply an ice cream shop. Click here for more information.
Technomic Predicts Increase in Sales
Technomic recently announced that a significant increase is expected for restaurant industry sales in the coming year from 2014. Click here for more details.
Survey Says Millennials Appeal to “Trendy” Chains
A recent survey suggested that millennials are easily influenced by certain factors when choosing a restaurant, such as brands, celebrity opinions, etc. They also tend to appeal to the more recent operations, such as Starbucks or Chipotle. Click here to learn more.