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Can the Diner Reinvigorate Restaurants?

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Two new marketing campaigns that draw on the timeless appeal of the American diner manifest the restaurant industry’s current malaise and perhaps provide its remedy as well.

McDonald’s American Vintage campaign in Japan celebrates the iconic diner.

The latest NPD Group/CREST data shows that the restaurant business—here and in several other countries—has hit the [...]

McDonald’s Orders a Value Meal

McDonald’s Corp. says it will more sharply focus on the value end of its price spectrum following disappointing Q3 results. That means a heavy marketing push behind the new Dollar Menu + More and a likely parade of new McDouble burger variations, as reported earlier. Much of that will come through new media channels: CEO [...]

Quick, Full-Service Restaurants Reach Satisfaction Parity

Interior upgrades–such as for this McDonald’s in Llanelli, Wales–may also improve customer satisfaction with quick-service brands.

Britons’ overall satisfaction with limited-service restaurants has matched that for full-service competitors for the first time, according to the latest National Customer Satisfaction Index (NCSI) data for the UK. The shift could presage increased price competition for British [...]

NPD: Hispanic-Diner Visits Declined in 2012

Restaurant visits by U.S. Hispanic diners declined by 1% in 2012 at the same time that overall restaurant traffic rose by 1%, The NPD Group reports. The decline in Hispanic traffic translates to a loss of 86 million visits. Cutbacks in restaurant visits were most pronounced among Hispanic consumers ages 18 to 34, an especially [...]

Restaurant Ad Spending Tops $5.6 Billion in 2010

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Although restaurant sales showed no growth in 2010, the restaurant industry increased total ad spending, according to data from Kantar Media. Spending by the category was $5.652 billion, a 2.3% increase over 2009. According to the National Restaurant Association, restaurant sales were off 0.2% last year.

For restaurants, Q1 was the strongest ($1.454 billion) for [...]

Indie Burger Chefs Vie for Burger Bash Fame

[Update: Boston Burger Company's Ray Malvone is the winner and will participate in the Burger Bash.] Rachael Ray gets more than her share of criticism, in part because of her ubiquity, but the woman knows and respects burgers. Her Burger Bash at the annual Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival has established itself [...]

The Burger of the Year and Other Awards

December again, and it’s time once again for reflection. I’ll say that 2010 was an even better burger year than 2009 if only because last year’s mini-burger fad has floated downstream. Bye. This year, the economy and the burger business showed some improvement. As forecast last year, patty melts have popped up everywhere. Next year, [...]

McDonald’s Spices Up McChicken as QSRs Revamp Menus

Wendy’s national introduction this week of Natural-Cut Fries while also beginning a tryout for the Dave’s Hot ‘n Juicy cheeseburger line in Las Vegas exemplify the heightened importance of menu development for top quick-service chains. New menu items bring in customers willing to try them at least once, and in an economy this shaky, every [...]