F&B Prices: Going Up

What is the most popular beverage at cocktail receptions for your groups?
23%    Red wine
14%    Beer
14%    Mixed drinks
13%    Wine
4%    Nonalcoholic drinks
23%    Varies by group

Food and beverage prices have increased in the past year, according to 86 percent of respondents to a recent M&C poll. Of the 111 meeting professionals surveyed, 42 percent also report portions are smaller for plated meals. At buffets, 56 percent say signage listing ingredients has become more prevalent. For more findings, go here.