Catering
As the restaurant industry becomes more crowded, operators are turning to new services to compete and differentiate. Among the fastest growing services is off-premise catering. It is estimated that restaurant locations can add $1,000 to their daily sales by adding this channel.

Customer Service / Experience
Consumers value great customer service. If you give customers an experience that exceeds their expectations, they'll gladly pay more for it...and recommend you to their friends! Deliver a bad customer experience, you'll be the one paying the price.

Digital Signage
Digital signage gives restaurant operators a powerful tool to engage customers. Learn how many restaurants are implementing digital signage and how it's enhancing both the customer experience and their bottom line.

Display Technology
Display technology moves at the speed of light — literally. New innovations enable brighter displays, better interactivity, and an improved relationship between your business and your customers.

Equipment & Supplies
From kitchen equipment to front-of-house furniture, we'll help you stay on top of the latest trends and considerations when it comes to restaurant supply purchases.

Food & Beverage
Is your menu keeping up with consumer tastes? Learn what’s hot (and not) in food and beverage trends so you can continue to deliver the culinary experience your customers want.

Food Safety
Consumer awareness of food safety is growing as government regulations tighten. Restaurant operators must also stay aware of food safety issues and provide training to employees. Check out this research center for the latest news and best practices.

Franchising & Growth
Trends and best practices for restaurant franchisors and franchisees. Stay on top of the brands that are growing, how they're doing it and where.

Health & Nutrition
Get the facts on restaurant nutrition. Consumers are increasingly concerned about healthy lifestyles and you need to know the difference between what they say they want and what they'll actually order.

Insurance / Risk Management
Protecting your business and employees from crime, accidents, natural disasters and other dangers is an important consideration for every restaurant operator. Here you'll learn best practices for effective risk management and restaurant insurance.

Marketing / Branding / Promotion
Attract more customers to your restaurant. Discover marketing ideas and tips to help your brand be top of mind the next time someone gets hungry.

Menu Boards
Restaurant menu boards are increasingly going digital. Through this research center you'll learn the many benefits of digital menu boards and how to implement them successfully.

Online / Mobile / Social
Your customers are online and mobile. Are you following them? With the advance of smart phones and social media you have new, powerful ways to connect with customers. We'll help you stay on top of the trends in online, mobile and social marketing.

Operations Management
You can't escape the daily operational challenges that come with managing a restaurant. Whether your biggest challenges come from the front-of-house or back-of-house, you'll find resources here to help you manage them.

Staffing & Training
Staffing is critical to the success of any business, but especially in the restaurant industry with its high employee turnover rates. This research center offer insights for human resources managers to help hire, train and retain the best employees.

Sustainability
Embracing sustainability best practices can be a great way to differentiate your restaurant. Look here for ideas to attract the growing number of consumers who prefer to spend their money with businesses that demonstrate social responsibility.

Systems / Technology
From point-of-sale (POS) systems to digital menu boards to online ordering, and more...Learn about the latest innovations in restaurant technology and how they can have a positive impact on your bottom line.

Trends / Statistics
Research the latest restaurant industry trends and statistics. Understanding the trends driving the industry and how to leverage that knowledge for future growth will keep you ahead of your competition.

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