Insights & Case Studies

Restaurant Open/Close Highlights – June 2022

3,286 restaurants permanently closed in US in June, the highest number in the past year.  Of the closings, 204 were pizza restaurants, the largest number of closures across […]

Read more July 4, 2022

Restaurant Open/Close Highlights – May 2022

3,259 restaurants permanently closed in US in May, the highest number in the past year.  New restaurant openings decreased by -13% to 1,278.  Of the closings, 224 were pizza […]

Read more June 6, 2022

Restaurants stand to gain as food delivery flourishes

As the restaurant industry recovers from the pandemic and all of its accompanying headwinds, one area has instilled hope in the hearts of many restaurateurs: third-party online food […]

Read more June 6, 2022

Case Study : A national food manufacturer competitor analysis

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Impact of Restaurant Closures in Canada Identified by Unified Data Labs

According to the latest findings from Unified Data Lab’s STORE CONNECT report, a monthly census of newly opened restaurants and closed restaurants, during the past 12 months in […]

Read more May 5, 2022

Restaurant Open/Close Highlights – April 2022

879 restaurants permanently closed in the US in April, down 51% from March and the lowest since last summer.  New restaurant openings increase 71% to 1469.  This is the […]

Read more May 3, 2022

Case Study : A global beverage manufacturer is tracking its brand across menus

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Restaurant Open/Close Highlights – March 2022

1,794 restaurants permanently closed in US in March, down -29% from February and the lowest since last September, however this is higher than the 1,581 closures a year […]

Read more April 1, 2022

Case Study : A national quick-service chain identifies menu trends

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