Do you know your foodservice occasions? Through the Consumer Planning Program (CPP), IFMA and Datassential have defined the 28 occasions that motivate consumer choice away-from-home; these occasions are the "why" behind the "what".
Occasions impact both where people choose to eat and what they order - and offer superior granularity to demography and traditional consumer metrics. Use these occasions to develop targeted strategies and in your collaborations with key operator customers.
Occasion Snapshot of the Week:
Commuters returning from work or school will often grab Dinner on the Way Home, an occasion that generates roughly $27 billion each year.
Relative to other away-from-home occasions, attributes that
consumers are particularly likely to seek for a Dinner on the Way
Home include food that's made to order, piping hot, Classic
American food, and food that's fun to eat.
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View Occasion #1 Family Meal
View Occasion #2 Work Lunch
View Occasion #3 Casual Lunch
View Occasion #4 Romantic Lunch
View Occasion #5 Last Minute Dinner
View Occasion #6 Casual Dinner
View Occasion #7 Quick Bite