Consumer Trends

Casual-Dining Menu Prices See Record Inflation

The price of full-service meals rose 8.7 percent in April year-over-year, the segment's highest increase since 1997 when data was first collected, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  ...

Why Restaurants Value Southeast Asian Cuisine

When chef Nick Bognar visits his family in Thailand, one of his favorite things to do is go with his uncle to explore the many offerings from the food stalls and carts that line the markets in Bang ...