78 Results for "Discover"


Trends in Specialty Beverages

Specialty beverages are moving through the menu adoption cycle faster than ever as more and more new items are introduced into the foodservice marketplace. At a July 2013 Chain Operator Forum, these trends were presented and discussed in an open forum with leading chain operators and foodservice manufacturers.

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Tagged in: Foodservice Channel Partners, Discover, Foodservice Operators, Foodservice Industry Research, Industry Research

Are you ready for Foodservice Category Management?

During the most recent IFMA Strategic Issues Series forum, 75 IFMA members met to gain insights and share perspective regarding one of the hottest topics in foodservice today: Category Management. In the new whitepaper that recaps the discussions, you'll find thoughts on best practices regarding the use of insights, collaboration between channel partners and effective activation that were identified as critical areas of focus. 

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Posted by IFMA September 11, 2013
Tagged in: Discover, Strategic Issues Series, Foodservice Industry Research, Foodservice Category Management (FCM), Industry Research

Discover ways to combat "Combo Meal" trend's sharp decline

Lunch and dinner combo meals purchases have been on the decline since 2007. This negative trend has resulted in average order size declines cutting into profit margins. NPD's latest report will give you the insight into what exactly is driving consumers away from combo meals and how it can be reversed.

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Posted by Bonnie Riggs, Restaurant Industry Analyst, The NPD Group July 15, 2013
Tagged in: Discover, Foodservice Industry Research, Consumer Behavior, Consumer Planning Program, Industry Research

Supermarket Report Provides Insight Into a Growing Channel

Datassential's newest segment report gives an in-depth analysis of Supermarket Prepared Foods, including who their patrons are, their offerings, what they want from suppliers and much more. Increase your understanding of the supermarket segment and how to grow in it with this hot-off-the-press report.  

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Posted by IFMA July 09, 2013
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Foodservice Channel Partners, Discover, Foodservice Operators, IFMA Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Industry Research, Industry Research

Insights on consumer "eater types" allow manufacturers to drive consumer demand

Possessing a deep understanding of the consumer and how manufacturers can best collaborate with operators will be key to the future success of foodservice. This topic was explored at a 2013 IFMA Strategic Issues Series forum and is the focus of a whitepaper authored by The Hale Group and offered complimentary to IFMA members. 

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Posted by Bill Hale, President, The Hale Group May 31, 2013
Tagged in: Discover, Strategic Issues Series, Foodservice Industry Research, Industry Research