Research

NPD: Solo Diners on the Rise

Over the last five years, solo diners, or parties of one, have increased their share of restaurant visits while other party sizes have declined, reports The NPD Group.

32 Rising Restaurant Stars

FSR’s annual report returns with a look at the foodservice superstars who are making waves and shaping the industry.

FSR 50: America’s Top 50 Emerging Restaurant Chains

This collection of 50 emerging chains with 50 or fewer locations offers plenty of insight into how a full-service restaurant concept can grow. We’ve got the numbers driving the most exciting chains—and tips that will help your growing brand chart its own world domination. ...

Business Trends to Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

This is the only primer you’ll need to keep the motor humming in 2019—we surveyed the industry to find the biggest business trends and the tiny but very significant details to make this year your r ...