The global foodservice industry experienced a 20% drop in company filings mentions of sensory & indulgence in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Darden Restaurants with 14% year-on-year decrease, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 28 foodservice company filings. GlobalData’s Foodservice: Filings Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report delves into earnings call transcripts and quarterly reports within the foodservice industry, extracting trends, signals, and comparative data to help businesses assess their performance, identify competitive intelligence, evaluate risks, and gain a comprehensive understanding of key industry events. Buy the report here.
Notably, sensory & indulgence was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q3 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of governance and customer loyalty, according to GlobalData.
Of the top leading companies in the foodservice industry, Darden Restaurants had the greatest increase in references for sensory & indulgence in Q3 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified six sensory & indulgence-related sentences in the company's filings - 0.3% of all sentences - and a decrease of 14% in Q3 2023 compared with Q3 2022.
GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for sensory & indulgence in Q3 2023 was 105.
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