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Taco Bell, McDonald's are battling with dollar menus.
Fast Food Leaders Double Down on the Dollar Menu
Restaurant sales are still in recovery mode.
Restaurant Industry's Recovery Continues in November
Here are the top food and beverage trends for the coming year.
The Top Food and Beverage Trends for 2018
New Ways for Restaurants to Thrive in the Mall Food Court
These tips can ensure college-town success.
10 Tips for College-Town Success
Emerging cafeteria style fast casual restaurants provide trendy new foods.
Why Cafeteria-Style Service is Trending
What's New in Off-Premises Dining
Is Voice Activation the Next Big Ordering Trend?
What Mobile Apps, Millennials Reveal About Restaurants
C-Stores Cannibalizing Quick Service? It Can Happen

industry headlines

Report: Millennials and Gen Z are Not Created Equal
Study: Starbucks is the King of Customer Loyalty
Report: Chipotle Trails Only Starbucks in Customers' Hearts
Report Shows Industry Sales Improving (Slightly)
Study: Fast Food is Flattening Full Service
NRA Show Report: Operators at Crossroads of Reinvention
92 Million Americans Will Eat Out on Mother’s Day
Study: Quick-Service Diners are Headed Elsewhere
Report: Music Can Increase Restaurant Sales by 9 Percent
Study: Chick-fil-A is Still the King of Customer Service