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Beverage-Snack brands find strength in technology

This is part of the Nation’s Restaurant News annual Top 100 report, a proprietary ranking of the foodservice industry’s largest restaurant chains and parent companies.

The Beverage-Snack segment is largely comprised of traditional food and beverage items — coffee, doughnuts and ice cream — but it continues to be strong due at least in part to a focus on technology and innovation. 

The aggregate U.S. systemwide sales of the Beverage-Snack segment increased by 11.1 percent to nearly $26 billion in the Latest Year, as the segment’s chains grew their sales at an average rate of 7.7 percent. 

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