Decode the Future of the Foodservice Industry

We have decades of experience in being the trusted, gold standard intelligence provider to leading Foodservice operators, product manufacturers and suppliers, helping them to make faster, more informed decisions.
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How We Help

Using the collective power of trusted data, expert knowledge and advanced technology, we provide the intelligence you need to decode the future in uncertain times.

Our solutions are designed to help you with key strategic activities.

  • Market & Competitive Intelligence
  • Strategic Planning and M&A
  • Innovation & R&D
  • Marketing
  • Business Development
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What We Do

We cover the entire spectrum of the Foodservice value system- from suppliers, manufacturers, and operators, all the way through to consumer insights and trends across the globe.

With in-depth analysis, exclusive news, and highly detailed databases at your fingertips, we give you complete 360⁰ insight into the Foodservice Industry.

Market Data & Insights

  • Unparalleled market intelligence across 52countries, tracking 230 product segments
  • Uniquely covering both profit and cost sectors, monitoring 62 different outlet types
  • Insights into more than 44,000,000 menu items across 55 countries


  • A single, integrated thematic research platform that provides an easy-to-use framework for tracking all themes across all companies in all sectors.
  • A theme map which monitors the disruptive impact of the top 30 to 40 themes in the sector.
  • A tool to help senior executives protect their blindside, predict their industry’s future and benchmark their competitors against disruptive threats.
Foodservice thematic analysis

Competitor Intelligence

  • Detailed intelligence into more than 2,500 foodservice operators and catering companies, including SWOTs, financial news, and deal/M&A activity
  • Tender and contracts information tracking over 1,000 sources across more than 60 countries daily

Customer Insight


  • Real-time sentiment analysis of the Top-100 global “Influencers” in the Foodservice Industry


  • Primary consumer research, with detailed analysis of more than 500,000 consumer survey responses every year
  • Proprietary Consumer TrendSights framework tracking consumers’ consumption behavior trends and showing how best to innovate to exploit them
Foodservice customer insight


  • 45 million menu items inspiring profitable menu development
  • In-depth product success/failure case studies every year, reducing the risk of adopting failing foodservice segments
  • Brand positioning alignment with the opinions of the top 100 influencers shaping the industry
  • More than 20 future innovation case studies annually, identifying emerging money-spinning trends before the competition

Macroeconomic Indicators


  • Macroeconomic data for more than 200 countries, covering over 900 economic, demographic, and employment indicators
  • Detailed analysis on 60 countries, covering political, economic, sociological, technological, legal, and environmental factors (PESTLE analysis)


  • Macroeconomic data for more than 3,000 cities, covering over 300 economic, demographic, and employment indicators
  • Detailed profiles on 184 cities, covering political, economic, sociological, technological, legal, and environmental factors (PESTLE analysis)

Global Risk Report

  • Global Risk Report covering key global and regional risks; also highlights major country-level risks, based on our our proprietary risk index for 136 countries

Real-time Intelligence


  • Over 12,000 news alerts every year for an up-to-date view of the latest competitor landscape


  • Database of thousands of M&A and financial transactions for a comprehensive view of investments opportunities
  • Real-time monitoring of M&A activity, with over 3,500 new deals identified and profiled
  • ‘Smart Money’ quarterly reports and monthly round-ups highlighting latest trends and key deals across M&A and private equity

Analyst Engagement

  • Unlimited “Ask an Analyst” functionality with 24-48 hour response time to accelerate decision making
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Our Solutions

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We produce hundreds of quantitative and qualitative reports annually. Ranging from strategic reports, industry forecast reports, sector reports, panel reports, insight reports, trend trackers, and country profiles.

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Our consulting services provide you with contextualized, real time market insights. Our consultants are highly experienced in helping clients identify new opportunities, minimize risk, gain competitive advantage and improve profitability.

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