Commercial Insights

Restaurant Industry Innovation is on the Menu

Apr 07, 2022 • 3 min
Market and Industry Insights
Consumer Spending Under Inflation Pressure
Fifty-eight percent of U.S. adults say their paychecks are no longer enough to support themselves or their families. Do you know the steps they’re taking to cut back and how it will affect your business?
Infographic   3 min
Market and Industry Insights
Consumer Confidence Changing Buyer Behavior
Consumer confidence has improved, but high prices persist. Americans are adapting buyer behavior to cut costs. Here’s what businesses can expect and what to do.
Article   5 min
Market and Industry Insights
Are We Headed for a Recession?
There’s a lot of talk about recessions, but what defines a recession and what causes it? Here’s what you need to know.
Article   3 min

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  2. James Beard Foundation, “Restaurants Need Help to Survive the Winter,” December 9, 2021 Back
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