IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/pra/mprapa/25394.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Influence of Age on Customer Dinning Experience Factors in US Japanese Restaurants

Author

Listed:
  • Reynolds, Johnny Sue
  • Hwang, Jaesun

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine the influence of age on customer dining experience levels at Japanese restaurants in the United States and to determine if there are differences in influential factors between customers of different ages when they eat at Japanese restaurants. To address the objectives of the study, customers who patronized Japanese restaurants were asked to rank the importance of 20 dining experience factors. Researchers give recommendations for restaurateurs to bridge the gap between customers of different age groups in order to gain a competitive edge in today’s highly competitive restaurant market.

Suggested Citation

  • Reynolds, Johnny Sue & Hwang, Jaesun, 2005. "Influence of Age on Customer Dinning Experience Factors in US Japanese Restaurants," MPRA Paper 25394, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 24 Jan 2006.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:25394
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/25394/1/MPRA_paper_25394.pdf
    File Function: original version
    Download Restriction: no

    More about this item

    Keywords

    Japanese restaurants; ethnic cuisine; Asian foods; dining experiences; consumer; satisfaction;

    JEL classification:

    • O1 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development
    • M1 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Business Administration
    • L83 - Industrial Organization - - Industry Studies: Services - - - Sports; Gambling; Restaurants; Recreation; Tourism

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:25394. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Joachim Winter). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/vfmunde.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.