The lunch “hour” may be a concept of the past, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests. More than half of workers (56%) said their typical lunch break lasts 30 minutes or less.
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It’s that time of year when a lot of people hunker down indoors to watch sports and eat chicken wings. Just as sports enthusiasts choose a team, wing enthusiasts choose their type of chicken wing, either bone-in or boneless, says The NPD Group, a leading global information company.
The use of mobile apps, text messages, and the internet to order food from a restaurant or other foodservice outlets grew by 18 percent last year and now accounts for 1.9 billion foodservice visits, reports The NPD Group.
Restaurants seeking growth opportunities in the still-stagnant dining out market should check out the mobile food ordering crowd. Earlier this year, in a QSRWeb post, Alicia Kelso cited some astounding statistics about online food ordering. The data came from EatStreet and was presented to the National Restaurant Association.