Consumers have reduced their spending on dining out after payroll taxes rose. Despite that, some concepts, including Danny Meyer’s burger chain Shake Shack and upstart Blaze Pizza, are growing. Meanwhile, steakhouses are trying different approaches when marketing to women. And Americans are now the world’s top wine market. • Taxes bite. Americans cut spending on dining out due to higher taxes. (Bloomberg) • Steakhouses sell to women. Steakhouses have taken ...

Register to view this article

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for Premium Content on Restaurant Hospitality will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick.

Already registered? here.