Multimedia Library - All en Meet the past and present Norman Award Winners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Nation&#39;s Restaurant News created The Norman Award in 2009 to honor a restaurant executive who exhibits the leadership skills of the late Norman Brinker, the founder of Brinker International Inc., who mentored and inspired future industry leaders.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:47:00 +0000 180591 at Looking back at Golden Chain winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">NRN gives the Golden Chain Award to top restaurant executives each year. Meet some of the winners from 1982 to 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People News Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181051 at 7 predictions for the next 50 years in the restaurant industry <div class="node-body gallery-body">NRN's editors guess what's ahead for food, finance and more</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Menu Consumer Trends News Operations Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181181 at Restaurants that stand the test of time <div class="node-body gallery-body">From 19 years old to 95 years young, here are some restaurant chains that have been around for a while.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Casual Dining Family Dining Fast Casual Quick Service News Registration Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:44:00 +0000 181101 at Trending this week: Tilted Kilt tests bacon bar, McDonald’s expands fresh beef test, more <div class="node-body gallery-body">See what's trending on NRN this week.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:30:00 +0000 181281 at A look at growing casual-dining chain Lazy Dog <div class="node-body gallery-body">California-based brand grows to the Lone Star state</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Casual Dining Emerging Chains Photo Gallery Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:20:00 +0000 181221 at <p>Photo: Lazy Dog</p> Menu Tracker: New items from IHOP, Taco John's, Wayback Burgers, more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restaurant chains from Arby's to Project Juice introduce new menu items.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Trends Food Trends Dessert Trends Seafood Trends Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:23:00 +0000 181211 at Hot Concepts 1995: A look back at the first honorees <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nation’s Restaurant News has honored emerging restaurant concepts for more than 20 years. Here are the honorees from the first year, 1995. Photos by the individual companies.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Casual Dining Family Dining Fast Casual Quick Service Registration Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:00:00 +0000 181131 at Inside Eatsa’s first New York City location <div class="node-body gallery-body">Healthful and high-tech, the San Francisco chain expands to the East Coast</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food Trends Technology News Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:52:00 +0000 181151 at 11 culinary pioneers who shaped American food <div class="node-body gallery-body">American cuisine has evolved during the past 50 years through these culinary pioneers and influencers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food Trends People Menu Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:04:00 +0000 181071 at