Reporter's Notebook http://nrn.com/blog/65421/feed en Chipotle Mexican Grill opens first Tasty Made burger restaurant http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-opens-first-tasty-made-burger-restaurant <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Will better-burger concept win over Wall Street? </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-opens-first-tasty-made-burger-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-opens-first-tasty-made-burger-restaurant#comments Fast Casual Food Trends Finance Marketing Operations Online Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:08:00 +0000 179151 at http://nrn.com Jack in the Box seeks boost from brunch http://nrn.com/blog/jack-box-seeks-boost-brunch <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: The chain's move isn't so much about the daypart as it is about the wild popularity of breakfast sandwiches </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/jack-box-seeks-boost-brunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/jack-box-seeks-boost-brunch#comments Food Trends Quick Service Marketing Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:31:00 +0000 176871 at http://nrn.com Panda Express to give away chorks http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-give-away-chorks <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: After the chopstick–fork utensil went viral, Panda Express decided to give them away. But is it too late?</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-give-away-chorks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-give-away-chorks#comments Quick Service Marketing Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0000 174511 at http://nrn.com America: Meet the chork http://nrn.com/blog/america-meet-chork <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Utensil hybrid strikes a chord with the chopsticks impaired</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/america-meet-chork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/america-meet-chork#comments Consumer Trends Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:08:00 +0000 174141 at http://nrn.com Panda Express pays tribute to General Tso’s chicken http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-pays-tribute-general-tso-s-chicken <div class="node-body blog-body">Chain explores history of the dish in marketing campaign </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-pays-tribute-general-tso-s-chicken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/panda-express-pays-tribute-general-tso-s-chicken#comments Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 10 Aug 2016 20:24:00 +0000 173841 at http://nrn.com Cava Mezze Grill raises employee pay http://nrn.com/blog/cava-mezze-grill-raises-employee-pay <div class="node-body blog-body">CEO Brett Schulman says a happy team equals a happy business </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/cava-mezze-grill-raises-employee-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/cava-mezze-grill-raises-employee-pay#comments Workforce Fast Casual Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 03 Aug 2016 17:36:00 +0000 173211 at http://nrn.com Soon in test at Taco Bell: The Cheetos Burrito http://nrn.com/blog/soon-test-taco-bell-cheetos-burrito <div class="node-body blog-body">Taco Bell plans to test a Cheetos Burrito and is expected to roll out Naked Chicken Chalupa, with fried chicken as taco shell, next year.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/soon-test-taco-bell-cheetos-burrito" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/soon-test-taco-bell-cheetos-burrito#comments Food Trends Quick Service News Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:10:00 +0000 172871 at http://nrn.com Chipotle Mexican Grill rethinks real estate development http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-rethinks-real-estate-development <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Chipotle Mexican Grill is rethinking location choices to focus on high-performing markets</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-rethinks-real-estate-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-mexican-grill-rethinks-real-estate-development#comments Fast Casual Operations Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:03:00 +0000 172521 at http://nrn.com Tender Greens builds infrastructure for growth http://nrn.com/blog/tender-greens-builds-infrastructure-growth <div class="node-body blog-body">Heads of operations and development in newly created positions.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/tender-greens-builds-infrastructure-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/tender-greens-builds-infrastructure-growth#comments Fast Casual News Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:03:00 +0000 168541 at http://nrn.com Pizza Hut reprises Triple Treat Box for summer http://nrn.com/blog/pizza-hut-reprises-triple-treat-box-summer <div class="node-body blog-body">The pizza giant offers special package for two pizzas, breadsticks and cookie deal.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/pizza-hut-reprises-triple-treat-box-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/pizza-hut-reprises-triple-treat-box-summer#comments Quick Service Menu News Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 14 Jun 2016 21:12:00 +0000 168311 at http://nrn.com