4 Major Signs You Need to Invest in Social Media for Your Restaurant. If you aren’t yet on the social media bandwagon, you might be wondering how it could help your restaurant. Just about every restaurant can benefit from social media. In fact, here are four major signs you need to invest in social media for your restaurant. Read more at restaurantnews.com.
Indoor Air Quality Market Revenue to Surge 80% by 2020. The global revenue for the indoor air quality monitoring and management market, driven by new building standards and regulations as well as a rebounding economy, will grow 80 percent to $5.6 billion by 2020. Read more at environmentalleader.com.
How Much Scientists Think we Should Cut our Meat and Dairy Consumption. Here’s a new eco-diet vocab word: demitarian. It means cutting your consumption of animal products in half. It was coined by Mark Sutton, an author of a new United Nations report that models how reducing Europe’s meat and dairy consumption would impact human health and the environment. Read more at treehugger.com.
Digital Influences One Third of In-Store Purchases. Digital interactions influenced $.36 of every dollar spent in retail stores, or approximately $1.1 trillion in 2013, and Deloitte forecasts mobile’s influence to increase by almost 50% this year to spur $1.5 trillion in sales. Read more at dmnews.com