Restaurant Industry Insights & Analytics

TDn2K™ delivers Workforce, Financial and Guest Satisfaction benchmarks for the Restaurant Industry. TDn2K membership represents over 43,000 restaurant units, over 2.5 million employees and nearly $71 billion in annual sales revenue.

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Black Box Intelligence | Restaurant Industry Insights for Sales

financial capital performance

Segment, industry and/or cuisine benchmarks with data collected from 30,000 restaurant units, over 170 brands and nearly $71 billion in sales. Data is shown for 11 regions, 50 states, and 195 DMAs and reported on a weekly basis. These insights answer the key business question: “is it me or the market?”.

People Report | Restaurant Industry Insights for Human Resources

human capital performance

Monthly restaurant workforce analytics with compensation, turnover, recruiting and demographic insights. Tracking over 2.5 million million employees, across 11 regions and 189 DMAs, compare your company against any major segment. From your frontline employees to the corporate boardroom, we’ve got you covered.

White Box Social | Restaurant Industry Insights for Guest Satisfaction

Guest Satisfaction Performance

White Box Social Intelligence (WBSI) is the first tool made exclusively for restaurants to validate the impact of online guest satisfaction on financial performance. Track your brand sentiment utilizing key attributes (food, service, value, intent to return etc). WBSI also sheds light on the effect of the brand’s people practices on brand reputation.

RGS Snapshot
The Restuarant Guest Satisfaction Snapshot is a monthly analysis of how guest satisfaction expressed online correlates to operational performance in the restaurant industry.

Industry on Track to First Year of Positive Sales Growth Since 2015, Restaurant Guest Experience Takes Center Stage

By TDn2K | November 14, 2018
The Restuarant Guest Satisfaction Snapshot is a monthly analysis of how guest satisfaction expressed online correlates to operational performance in the restaurant industry.
RGS Snapshot
Industry Voices
2019 Best Practices Awards finalists have been announced by TDn2K, highlighting restaurants with extraordinary workplaces and workforce operations.

Top Performing Restaurant Brands to be Recognized by TDn2K with the Best Practices Awards

By TDn2K | November 12, 2018
2019 Best Practices Awards finalists have been announced by TDn2K, highlighting restaurants with extraordinary workplaces and workforce operations.
Industry Voices
Snapshot
The Restaurant Industry Snapshot is a monthly view of the restuarant industry's financial and workforce performance.

Restaurant Sales Continue To Improve As Guests Visit Less But Spend More

By TDn2K | November 8, 2018
The Restaurant Industry Snapshot is a monthly view of the restuarant industry's financial and workforce performance.
Snapshot
Thought Leadership
Leveraging data for restaurant site development is a balancing act, and the ability to compare against the competition sets top performers apart.

Restaurant Site Selection: The Art and Science of Leveraging Data

By Bob Rycroft, Vice President, Advisory Services at TDn2K | November 6, 2018
Leveraging data for restaurant site development is a balancing act, and the ability to compare against the competition sets top performers apart.
Thought Leadership
Industry Voices
Ghost kitchens are becoming more prevalent in the industry, but will they replace traditional dine-in options for customers?

Are ghost kitchens haunting the restaurant industry?

By TDn2K | October 31, 2018
Ghost kitchens are becoming more prevalent in the industry, but will they replace traditional dine-in options for customers?
Industry Voices
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