Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Kids meals with toys are no longer the draw they once were for the restaurant industry’s youngest customers, according to The NPD Group, a leading market research company. NPD’s foodservice market research reports that restaurant visits that…

Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Interest in where food comes from, as well as changes in restaurant spending will both be driving the foodservice rollercoaster in 2012, according to Mintel’s latest report. “Overall, restaurant economic prospects for 2012 look positive,” says Eric…

Ink Foundry Is Conducting A First of Its Kind Survey To Find America’s Most Influential Dining Channels Sausalito, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Ink Foundry is reaching out to the restaurant industry to take its ‘who influences your dining decision’ survey.  The survey…

We eat what we want, when we want. No more of this breakfast, lunch and dinner stuff. We snack all day. We casually skip meals. And we want to customize everything we cram into our mouths. It’s as if our…