American menu development relies on the evolution of trends. While we may roll our eyes at Starbucks’ Unicorn Frappuccino, or any “next trending ingredient” for that matter, trends are, after all, what keep the foodservice market dynamic, competitive and enticing.
Study reveals latest data to understanding consumers’ shifting behavior toward bakery and coffee cafes
May 19, 2017
Cafes are facing an increasingly diverse competitive set as they look to gain share of lunch and dinner sales while other limited-service and convenience-store competitors vie for more coffee occasions.
Pei Wei Noodle Bowls will showcase the fresh produce, bright aromatics and exotic spices
October 17, 2016
Pei Wei celebrated National Noodle Day on Oct. 6 with the introduction of three new noodle bowls. Each entree will offer a "travel by taste" adventure, inspired by the cuisines of Thailand, China and Japan.
Our ability to reason, think creatively and solve problems. Perhaps that’s best described as mind over matter. Ah, but how do food and beverage manufacturers interpret a shifting and fast-paced foodservice market? That can be a more vexing question of mind over menu.