The Tricky Topic of Tipping
- Best behavior. // Sarasota Magazine;Dec98, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p46
Presents tips on party manners, proper tipping and other social niceties. Tips to give based on the services rendered; Etiquette advice when in restaurants, at the opera or theater.
- CHECK, PLEASE. Surowiecki, James // New Yorker;9/5/2005, Vol. 81 Issue 26, p58
Focuses on the practice and concept of tipping among restaurants in the U.S. Views of the public on tipping; Historical perspectives on tipping; Reasons for tipping; Gestures and other actions that influence a customer's decision to give tip.
- SEPARATION ANXIETY. Gardyn, Rebecca; Fetto, John // American Demographics;Dec2002/Jan2003, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p12
Presents a social survey in the U.S. about parents concern in deciding to leave their children alone conducted by the market research firm TNS Intersearch. Percentage of parents whose biggest concern about leaving their child alone or unsupervised is that he may be a hazard to himself or to...
- Why do women like to shop? // Furniture/Today;5/27/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 39, p2
In this article, the author mentions a survey conducted by the market research firm Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) PLC about the shopping behavior in women which revealed that more than 63.9 percent of women shop and spend money to improve their mood.
- Doggie Bags Aren't For Fido Anymore. Lach, Jennifer // American Demographics;Sep99, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p10
Shows the result of a survey conducted by Taylor Nelson Sofres Intersearch on the dining behavior of people in the United States. Analysis of the result; Comments from Richard Pillsbury, a professor of geography at Georgia State University; Types of restaurants that they prefer.
- Size a major issue for women in HK, Malaysia: survey. // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;9/19/2003, p6
According to a new study by the healthcare arm of Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) PLC, women in China and Hong Kong believe they are heavier than they actually are, while their counterparts in Malaysia and Indonesia are heavier than they believe. The survey on women between the ages of 15 and 64...
- Tips in the balance. Garner, James // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;9/30/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4343, p5
Reports on the findings of a survey about service charges in restaurants in Great Britain. Ratio of restaurants that automatically add the service charge to bills; Importance of a transparent and industry-wide approach to tipping.
- AA seeks a common approach to service charges on bills. Frewin, Angela // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;9/30/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4343, p11
Reports on the findings of a survey on restaurants in Great Britain about service charges. Percentage of restaurants that treat service charge as optional; Service charges added by restaurants in bills; Places that include service in the price on the menu; Benefits of a standard approach to...
- Tip Size Determination: The Server-Side of the Market. Hoaas, David J.; Bigler, Lyndsay // Atlantic Economic Journal;Jun2004, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p156
Summarizes a study of the factors that determine tip size. Hypothetical framework; Methodology; Application to empirical studies.