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Digital Maturity Benchmark

Apparel, Footwear and Accessories 2021

Incisiv's 2021 Digital Maturity Benchmark assesses top Apparel, Footwear and Accessories retailers' digital capabilities and experience across four key areas.

Research and Discovery

Research & Discovery

Search, navigation, filters, product information

63 attributes

Online Ordering

Online Ordering

Checkout process, inventory visibility, coupons & payment options

42 attributes



Fulfillment options, speed and cost

30 attributes

Customer Engagement and Service

Customer Engagement & Service

Issue resolution, returns and customer assistance

45 attributes

Apparel, Footwear and Accessories retailers rated as leaders in digital maturity

To view the complete list, download Incisiv’s 2021 Apparel Benchmark Maturity eBook. The eBook includes top Apparel, Footwear and Accessories retailers ranked by capability areas (Research & Discovery, Online Ordering, Fulfillment and, Customer Engagement and Service).

This is an executive summary report based on Incisiv’s analysis of the digital presence of leading Limited Service Restaurants.


Limited Service Restaurant Chains in US and Canada.


digital attributes studied for each banner.

20 million

data points from Incisiv’s industry data pool.

8 million

data points from Q3 2020 Consumer Survey.

Digital transformation across industries is being hampered by lack of speed in the development and implementation of technology.

Why have digital transformation efforts not yielded full benefits for businesses across industries?

Chapter 1

The Digital Limited Service Restaurant Outlook: The Year of Irrevocable Inflection

2020 has become the year of inflection in the online restaurant space for Limited Service Restaurants (LSR). Adoption of digital is expected to triple this year and the market share is set to grow to close to 50% of total LSR revenue by 2025 (approx. 70% higher than pre-COVID projections). Success in the segment is predicated on investment in the right technologies, adapting the operating model and processes to meet customer expectations across in-dining, take-out and delivery.

Chapter 2

Digital Limited Service Restaurant Maturity: The Right Investments Will be the Game Changer

Most restaurant chains are making investments but not necessarily addressing the highest priorities nor the solutions that will deliver the best maximum ROI across diverse customer expectations. Chains with a higher digital maturity on Incisiv’s maturity scale have outperformed their peers and managed the COVID crisis more effectively. However, the overall digital maturity in the LSR/ QSR segment remains low and lags digital maturity of other consumer business like retail, travel, transportation and hospitality (hotels).

Chapter 3

2020 Leaderboard

Ranking of the Top 52 limited service restaurant chains in US and Canada based on the performance of their digital channel (Mobile application and for some, website). The performance analysis covers four stages of the shopper journey: Research and Discovery, Digital Ordering, Fulfilment, and Customer Service.

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