23 Results for "Associate Members"


Pumpkin Beverage LTOs Drive up Business for Foodservice Operators

Limited-Time Offer (LTO) pumpkin specialty drinks benefit operators in more ways than one, according to The NPD Group, a leading global information company. The seasonal beverage offers can spur additional purchases by established customers, bring in new customers, draw customers from competitors, and stimulate business during slow periods, according to research from NPD’s Checkout Tracking™, which harvests receipts from more than 35,000 diners to track consumer purchase behavior.

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Posted by The NPD Group September 25, 2015
Tagged in: Foodservice Operators, Industry Research, Foodservice Trends, Marketing, Insights, Associate Members

The NPD Group Study Forecasts 1 Percent Foodservice Industry Growth in 2016

The NPD Group, a leading global information company, recently reported that in 2015 the U.S. foodservice industry recovered the visits it lost during the Great Recession, and will end the year with a total traffic volume of 61 billion visits, up 1 percent, and a consumer spending gain of 3 percent compared to same time last year. Foodservice visits are also forecasted to grow by another 1 percent in 2016.

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Posted by IFMA - Courtesy of The NPD Group January 29, 2016
Tagged in: Industry Research, Foodservice Trends, Insights, Associate Members

Post MSLF Webinar: 4 Building Blocks of Connecting with Independent Operators on Social Media

Reaching nearly the 400,000 independent operators can be an overwhelming task for manufacturers, and social media is one way to reach this large audience directly and cost effectively. Bethany Bell, social media manager at deep food marketing group presents four ways that food manufacturers can build genuine relations with independent operators on social media in the webinar titled 4 Building Blocks of Connecting with Independent Operators on Social Media”.

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Posted by IFMA October 01, 2015
Tagged in: Marketing & Sales Leaders Forum, Connect, Associate Members, Manufacturer Members, Insights, Marketing

Post MSLF Webinar: Gen Z: Connecting with the Next Generation

Although young and with limited spending power now, no one wants to be caught unaware by Generation Z’s preferences and behaviors. Warren Solochek, President of the Foodservice Practice at The NPD Group, provided perspective and research during his webinar titled “Gen Z: Connecting with the Next Generation”.

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Posted by IFMA October 23, 2015
Tagged in: Marketing & Sales Leaders Forum, Center of Connectivity, Associate Members, Manufacturer Members, Insights, Marketing, Webinars

Post MSLF Webinar: Your Digital Ecosystem

These days your customers are looking online for information on your brand well before they’re reaching out to a salesperson. It’s important that you make that online experience as rewarding as possible; from discovery to interaction. In his webinar, Pete Baughman from Foodmix will walk you through several steps you can take to maximize your brand’s digital ecosystem. 

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Posted by IFMA October 28, 2015
Tagged in: Marketing & Sales Leaders Forum, Center of Connectivity, Associate Members, Manufacturer Members, Industry Research, Insights, Marketing, Webinars