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Foodservice Traffic Growth

Convenience stores have been the best performing segment over the past three years, increasing traffic each year, according to The NPD Group.

Segment201120122013
C-stores3%2%1%
QSRs1%1%0%
Food/drug0%-1%0%

Source: The NPD Group/CREST


Pizza and Chicken Menu Importance

Year ending December 2013

When comparing c-stores to QSR and food/drug segments, retail establishments continue to lag behind QSRs with pizza. However, chicken at food/drug stores is almost on par with QSR.

Food typePercent of meals/snacks that include the item
C-stores 
Pizza3.3%
Chicken5.7%
Food/Drug 
Pizza3.6%
Chicken18.0%
QSR 
Pizza10.4%
Chicken20.6%

Source: The NPD Group/CREST

 

Source: 
The NPD Group/CREST
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