Richard Berman

Richard
Berman
President,
Berman and Company

Richard Berman is an NRN contributor and president of Berman and Company, a Washington-based communications firm.

Articles
Chipotle, Panera push the limits on ‘good’ and ‘bad’ farming 5
Contributor Rick Berman argues that the brands' recent campaigns are spreading misinformation.
Richard Berman
Legislators need to back off BAC reform 
Richard Berman shares his thoughts on a recent proposal to lower the legal BAC limit
Richard Berman
Don't waste time on manufactured outrage 
Lobbyist Richard Berman shares his thoughts on the difference between actual consumer concern and passing fads
Richard Berman
Meaningful labor reform through ERA 
Lobbyist Richard Berman offers his thoughts on the Employee Rights Act being put before lawmakers
Richard Berman
Chains shouldn't blow smoke about pig housing 
Richard Berman shares his thoughts on the futility of restaurants attempting to appease animal-rights activists
Richard Berman
Restaurants must come together on health care 
Richard Berman discusses why the industry must stand united against PPACA
Richard Berman
Sugar shaping up to be latest food-activist battlefront 
Richard Berman's thoughts on food activists' next line of attack.
Following food fads can be costly 
Richard Berman on the dangers of "of the moment" fads.
Four pillars of success in restaurants 
Gatti's Pizza chief executive Richard Snead on effective management.
Deflate food-purity claims before they explode 
Richard Berman discusses the importance of stemming misinformation flow.
Industry must stop 'food addiction' attacks 
Richard Berman's take on the dangers of the "food addiction" narrative.
Industry must unite against smear campaigns 
Richard Berman on stopping the spread of misinformation.
Berman on Offense 
Keep your eye on what consumers really care about.
Focus consumer scrutiny on health aspects of fish 
Richard Berman on redirecting the fish/mercury discussion.
Fight unionization efforts by educating your workers 
Operators need to be vigilant about union elections.
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Blogs & Commentary
Jun 2, 2015
blog

How a real estate spinoff would help Darden

Blog: Darden is expected to complete its study of real estate options soon. Here's why the company will spin it off....More
Jun 1, 2015
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Darden board members spent time waiting tables 1

Blog: Darden's new board members all spent some time working in the company's restaurants after getting elected....More

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