Anyone who has ever sat near restless children in a fine-dining restaurant knows that when kids aren’t happy, everyone hears about it. Chris Kuehn, chief marketing officer for the Raleigh, N.C.-based Golden Corral buffet chain, says the key to keeping kids happy is to give them what they want: control of their own meals and the freedom to act like kids. While giving kids a looser rein can cause operational challenges for a concept, Kuehn says that appealing to kids is essential ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.

 

Attention Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!

Already registered? here.