Daily News All News  |  Subscribe  
Restaurant and Foodservice News
RSS
News |  Newsletters  |  Articles |  Blogs | Video |  TV |  QSR News  |  Casual Dining News  |  Onsite News  |  Chef News

Food Franchises Quickly Adopting Social Media


Copyright: WDM Group.

March 29, 2012



2011 was a fairly watershed year for the merger of food franchises and social media, with many brands making their first forays into the worlds of Twitter and Facebook and others embracing more ubiquitous online presences through interactive online restaurant menus and search option services, such as that offered by the newly revamped YellowPages.com. One thing is for certain: food franchises are quickly reacting to the social media craze and in a variety of ways. KFC, for example, engages a multi-faceted social media marketing plan that is...


Read More (opens new link to source)  |   All News



Note: The story above links to an external site and was free from registration requirements at the time it was selected. Because Foodservice.com has no control over information outside of our site, the availability and status is subject to change.




Thoughts and Comments?  Post as a member of Foodservice.com or Facebook below
Note that you must be registered to leave comments. Register or Sign in.




Top Stories
1. Emeril Lagasse: 'I have nowhere to go...other than broke', website reports
2. The McDonald's Cocaine Spoon Fiasco
3. Sysco Sells $5 Billion of Bonds to Help US Foods Purchase
4. To mock Yelp, restaurant asks customers for awful reviews
5. Why Wendy's Wants To Conquer The Fast Food World With BBQ
6. Americans are tired of long restaurant menus
7. Gordon Ramsay takes another dig at Jamie Oliver
8. The changing landscape of American fast food can be summed up with one word
9. A School Lunch Tray Redesign to Trick Kids Into Making Healthy Choices
10. See the Sign a Restaurant Owner Posted After He Had Enough of Picky Customers

Recent News
McDonald's Japan Jumps on the Black Burger Bandwagon
How the Food Network became less about food and more about winning
Chef Deeply Regrets His Television Appearances
Hotel awarded $70,000 after chef steals 100,000 chicken cutlets
Restaurant Offers Gun Carriers 10% Discount
Meet the Culinary Entrepreneurs : Ariane Daguin
Cooking with Bourbon
The Basics of Food Photography
Chipotle Lacks Diaper Changing Table, Mom Changes Toddler On The Dining Table Instead
Bar Owner Slams Tom Morello: 'Rock Stars Don't Get Special Treatment'




More like this:

The Basics of Food Photography

Yum Drops Communist-like Vietnamese Star from Restaurant Logo

How Dunkin' Donuts Convinced Californians to Stand in a Massive Line

The Art of Food Photography

10 Steps to Creating an Effective Restaurant Newsletter

Tim Horton's Goes Dark in an Attempt to Shock Customers with Delicious New Coffee

Three strategies to steal from social media savvy restaurateurs

Burger King’s new tagline positions brand to reach more Millennials

Improve the Online Reputation of Your Restaurant or Bar in 3 Simple Steps

Turning social media likes into restaurant traffic

Other Topics:

Business & Financial  (1867)

Chefs and Cooking  (1959)

Customer Service  (101)

Design  (22)

Equipment & Supplies  (27)

Food Cost Management  (64)

Food Safety  (217)

HR and Recruiting  (49)

Human Interest  (949)

Interviews  (6)

Legal  (273)

Marketing - Products  (207)

Marketing - Restaurant  (454)

Menu Development  (199)

Nutrition  (1020)

Restaurant Management  (89)

Restaurant Spotlight  (88)

Sanitation  (27)

Startup  (22)

Technology  (148)

Trends  (117)

 




Copyright © 1996-2013 Foodservice.com ®. All Rights Reserved.