Ignite Company Old

Set your strategy with foodservice industry size and forecasts, market-level operator intel and more from Ignite Company.

Ignite Company Old

The foodservice industry is complex. The way you grow your knowledge about it shouldn't be.

Technomic Ignite Company provides expert insight into every facet of the industry, allowing you to access all things foodservice in one convenient location. Ensure that your most important business decisions are backed by data and a team that you can trust.

Whether you’re a supplier looking to target and prioritize accounts, an operator in need of competitive intel or a financial firm evaluating performance, Ignite Company can supercharge your business.

Program Components

Chain Restaurant Profiles

Access a library of in-depth U.S. restaurant operator profiles with financial performance, annual sales forecasts for the top 1,500 chains, year-over-year traffic change (for 140 chains), top operating markets, demographic skews and competitive performance analyses.

Also available: Canada, distributor and beyond restaurant subscriptions

Industry Sizing & Forecasts

Understand areas of industry growth with our interactive market sizing and forecasting tool, including an overall industry performance index, commercial and beyond restaurant segment sales forecasts, a heat map of local-level locations and more.

Also available: Canada

Market-Level Views

Anticipate sales shifts at the local level with current and forecasted foodservice sales for 400 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in the United States.


Keep up with the latest industry trends with a robust library of trend reports, including economic updates, industry forecasts, news digests and the industry’s bellwether Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report, the new Beyond 500 Chain Restaurant Report or the Top 200 Canadian Chain Restaurant Report, depending on your subscription.

Download a sample from the Beyond 500 Chain Restaurant Report.
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