Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en Editor’s Picks: The holiday blues, coffee talk, restaurants make the grade http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/editor-s-picks-holiday-blues-coffee-talk-restaurants-make-grade-0 <div class="field-deck"> A brief roundup of this week’s trending news </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A brief roundup of this week’s trending news </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/editor-s-picks-holiday-blues-coffee-talk-restaurants-make-grade-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/editors-space/editor-s-picks-holiday-blues-coffee-talk-restaurants-make-grade-0#comments Editors Space Consumer Trends Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:31:00 +0000 38751 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>One study says restaurants are experiencing more empty tables during the holiday season.</p> Thinkstock 8 flavors you’ll use more in 2015 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/8-flavors-you-ll-use-more-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">McCormick predicts foods will have bolder, more intense flavors in the year ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/8-flavors-you-ll-use-more-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/8-flavors-you-ll-use-more-2015#comments Food Trends Drink Trends Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:59:00 +0000 38731 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 7 ways to strengthen mobile promotions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions <div class="field-byline"> Daniel Dreymann </div> <div class="field-deck"> Target the right audience, strategic discounts and other practices make for a more effective campaign. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether you are contemplating a mobile promotion for the first time or you’re a veteran, there are certain good practices that you should keep in mind. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing How To Technology Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:58:00 +0000 38721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Eggnog-inspired cocktails capture mood of the season http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/eggnog-inspired-cocktails-capture-mood-season <div class="field-deck"> 6 hand-crafted recipes demonstrate the versatility of this holiday favorite. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eggnog is a classic holiday drink, but it&rsquo;s also an adaptable concoction that inspires experimentation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/eggnog-inspired-cocktails-capture-mood-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/beverage-recipes/eggnog-inspired-cocktails-capture-mood-season#comments Beverage Recipes Drink Trends Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:30:00 +0000 38711 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Zabaglione Eggnog</p> Millennials view, respond differently to food news http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-view-respond-differently-food-news <div class="field-deck"> Younger restaurant customers have a markedly different perspective on what qualifies as important food news. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Of the food stories that resonated most with U.S. consumers overall in 2014, not a single one made it into the top three for Millennials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-view-respond-differently-food-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/millennials-view-respond-differently-food-news#comments Eat Beat Marketing Consumer Trends Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 38651 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Coke&#39;s name promotion was the top food news story among Millennials.</p> How the Broadmoor f&b stays in tune with the times http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/how-broadmoor-fb-stays-tune-times <div class="field-deck"> A large portfolio evolves to address the changing needs of a loyal clientele. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How the Broadmoor resort keeps its food and beverage concepts relevant to a demanding clientele.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/how-broadmoor-fb-stays-tune-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/how-broadmoor-fb-stays-tune-times#comments Eat Beat Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:04:00 +0000 38641 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Ristorante Del Lago overlooks the central lake and main building at the Broadmoor.</p> Trendinista: Should independents disclose calorie counts? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-should-independents-disclose-calorie-counts <div class="field-deck"> Independent restaurants aren’t compelled to do so by new federal regulation, but should they take it upon themselves to add calorie counts to the menu? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Even though it&rsquo;s not mandatory, independent restaurants should consider whether offering diners more nutrition information would benefit business.</p> <p>A number of studies have shown that some consumers want to see calorie counts and will make decisions on where to go based on this information.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-should-independents-disclose-calorie-counts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-should-independents-disclose-calorie-counts#comments Trendinista Consumer Trends Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:00:00 +0000 38521 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>PizzaRev, a 19-unit fast-casual pizza chain, offers a nutrition calculator on its website.</p> PizzaRev Food freshness, transparency increasingly key to many consumers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/food-freshness-transparency-increasingly-key-many-consumers <div class="field-deck"> Growing ranks of restaurant customers want more fresh food with a pedigree, according to recent research updates from two foodservice consulting firms. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Growing ranks of restaurant customers want more fresh food with a pedigree, according to recent research updates from two foodservice consulting firms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/food-freshness-transparency-increasingly-key-many-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/food-freshness-transparency-increasingly-key-many-consumers#comments Food Trends Consumer Trends Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 38511 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Amazon, Uber enter restaurant delivery fray http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray <div class="field-deck"> The market for restaurant takeout and delivery meals holds so much promise that tech titans are hustling to get involved. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tech titans are hustling to get involved in the restaurant delivery game.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray#comments Eat Beat Business Operations Technology Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:01:00 +0000 38481 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Inside Starbucks' high-end Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/inside-starbucks-high-end-reserve-roastery-and-tasting-room <div class="node-body video-body">The coffeehouse operator opens a tasting room in its Seattle hometown showcasing luxury brews.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/inside-starbucks-high-end-reserve-roastery-and-tasting-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/inside-starbucks-high-end-reserve-roastery-and-tasting-room#comments Drink Trends Video Coffee/Tea Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:14:00 +0000 38451 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com