LSR: Sandwiches, Subs and Wraps Concepts - US - October 2014
“The issues that sandwich, sub, and wrap concepts face stem from the versatility of the product itself. While consumers are clearly more than willing to go to a sandwich shop to eat, they can easily make a sandwich at home, go to a burger place, or skip out on the meal altogether. Sandwich operators should focus on what makes their sandwiches different from the rest of their competitors, and how their menu can adapt to consumers’ lifestyles as well.”
– Katrina Fajardo, Foodservice Analyst
This report deals with the following issues:
- The sandwich, sub, and wrap category is popular with Americans, but has stiff competition
- Consumers expect fresh ingredients, healthy options, and the ability to customize at sandwich, sub, and wrap locations
- Improvements in ordering methods and where consumers are eating their sandwiches lead the way to new menu options
- Breakfast and snacking dayparts are where sandwich operators can grow their brands.
- Online/mobile ordering is an important medium for consumers to order sandwiches, and for operators to target core demographics.
- Hispanics are not only an opportunity, but they are also a moving target for sandwich, sub, and wrap operators.
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