Trends, Innovations & Insights

9 Tips for Menuing Appetizers [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Tampa Maid on Tue, May 15, 2018

The small plates section is a central piece of any menu. Using a menuing strategy can impact the the profit potential of an appetizer menu!

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Topics: Small Plates

Food & Restaurant Trends: The Rise of Appetizers & Small Plates

Posted by Tampa Maid on Tue, May 15, 2018

‘Left side of the menu’ becomes showcase for chefs’ versatility and variety through appetizers and small plates.

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Topics: Small Plates

From Street Food to the Left Side of the Menu [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Tampa Maid on Mon, Apr 9, 2018

Awe-inspiring street food recipes can be used on the left side of the menu to drive small plate sales in brick-and mortar restaurants. 

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Topics: Small Plates, Millennials

Food Trends: Street Food Morphs into Small Plates & Appetizers

Posted by Tampa Maid on Mon, Apr 9, 2018

Street food morphs into shareable restaurant plates and appetizers.

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Topics: Small Plates

Take a Tour Across the U.S. - Small Plate Preferences are Impacted by Regional Trends [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Tampa Maid on Thu, Mar 15, 2018

Small plate and appetizer trends are influenced by different geographical regions.

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Topics: Small Plates, Millennials

Regional Food Trends in Appetizers & Snacks

Posted by Tampa Maid on Thu, Mar 15, 2018

What’s trending on the left-hand side of the menu varies across different parts of the country.

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Topics: Small Plates

Elevate Menu Offerings and Drive Sales with On-Trend Fried Green Tomatoes

Posted by Tampa Maid on Wed, Feb 28, 2018

Using trendy appetizers and small plates is a great way to increase sales. Fried green tomatoes are a hot item for small plates now, take advantage of this easy innovation to start driving increased sales.

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Topics: Small Plates

The Generational Impact on Menu Preferences [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Tampa Maid on Mon, Feb 26, 2018

Younger generations trend toward sharing small plates while boomers tend to stick with traditional meals.

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Topics: Small Plates, Millennials

Generational Differences Play a Role in Menu Choices

Posted by Tampa Maid on Mon, Feb 26, 2018

Younger generations trend toward sharing small plates while boomers tend to stick with traditional meals.

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Topics: Small Plates

Trends Worth Sharing - Veggie Plates [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Tampa Maid on Tue, Jan 30, 2018

Veggie plates and appetizers are the trending way to drive sales through 2018 as consumers continue to migrate toward less traditional options. 

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Topics: Small Plates