Quick Service http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44073/more en Nathan’s celebrates 100 years with multiplatform promotions http://nrn.com/quick-service/nathan-s-celebrates-100-years-multiplatform-promotions <div class="node-body article-body">Jericho, N.Y.-based Nathan’s Famous Inc., which was founded in Coney Island, N.Y., in 1916, turned 100 this year. </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/nathan-s-celebrates-100-years-multiplatform-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/nathan-s-celebrates-100-years-multiplatform-promotions#comments Quick Service Marketing Online Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181121 at http://nrn.com <p>Nathan&rsquo;s original location opened in Coney Island, N.Y., in 1916. Photos courtesy of Nathan&#39;s.</p> Restaurants that stand the test of time http://nrn.com/quick-service/restaurants-stand-test-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="http://nrn.com/quick-service/restaurants-stand-test-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/restaurants-stand-test-time#comments Casual Dining Family Dining Fast Casual Quick Service News Registration Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:44:00 +0000 181101 at http://nrn.com How Taco Bell operates its customer live chat platform http://nrn.com/quick-service/how-taco-bell-operates-its-customer-live-chat <div class="field-deck"> Live chat expands brand’s customer-care services </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Live chat expands brand’s customer-care services</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/how-taco-bell-operates-its-customer-live-chat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/how-taco-bell-operates-its-customer-live-chat#comments Quick Service Marketing Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:43:00 +0000 181381 at http://nrn.com Taco Bell Howard Schultz to shift focus as Starbucks names new CEO http://nrn.com/people/howard-shultz-shift-focus-starbucks-names-new-ceo <div class="field-deck"> Coffee chain realigns leadership team </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coffee chain realigns leadership team </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/howard-shultz-shift-focus-starbucks-names-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/howard-shultz-shift-focus-starbucks-names-new-ceo#comments People Quick Service News Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:36:00 +0000 181331 at http://nrn.com <p>Kevin Johnson, left, will take over as CEO of Starbucks in April when Howard Schultz becomes executive chairman. Photo courtesy of Starbucks</p> McDonald’s digital officer departure continues executive turnover http://nrn.com/people/mcdonald-s-digital-officer-departure-continues-executive-turnover <div class="field-deck"> Atif Rafiq leaves quick-service giant for Volvo Cars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Atif Rafiq leaves quick-service giant for Volvo Cars</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/mcdonald-s-digital-officer-departure-continues-executive-turnover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/mcdonald-s-digital-officer-departure-continues-executive-turnover#comments People Quick Service News Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:04:00 +0000 181311 at http://nrn.com Culver’s leans on tenured leaders following death of CEO http://nrn.com/people/culver-s-leans-tenured-leaders-following-death-ceo <div class="field-deck"> Burger chain names new senior roles </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Burger chain names new senior roles</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/culver-s-leans-tenured-leaders-following-death-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/culver-s-leans-tenured-leaders-following-death-ceo#comments People Quick Service Operations Online Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:55:00 +0000 181241 at http://nrn.com Big Mac inventor Jim Delligatti dies http://nrn.com/people/big-mac-inventor-jim-delligatti-dies <div class="field-deck"> Legendary McDonald’s franchisee introduced one of the industry’s most iconic sandwiches in 1967 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Legendary McDonald’s franchisee introduced one of the industry’s most iconic sandwiches in 1967</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/big-mac-inventor-jim-delligatti-dies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/big-mac-inventor-jim-delligatti-dies#comments People Quick Service News Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:04:00 +0000 181191 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo: McDonald&#39;s</p> Hot Concepts 1995: A look back at the first honorees http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hot-concepts-1995-look-back-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="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hot-concepts-1995-look-back-first-honorees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hot-concepts-1995-look-back-first-honorees#comments Casual Dining Family Dining Fast Casual Quick Service Registration Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:00:00 +0000 181131 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s expands fresh beef test http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-expands-fresh-beef-test <div class="field-deck"> 75 locations in Oklahoma will now try fresh Quarter Pounders </div> <div class="node-body article-body">75 locations in Oklahoma will now try fresh Quarter Pounders</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-expands-fresh-beef-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-expands-fresh-beef-test#comments Service Quick Service News Operations Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:02:00 +0000 181081 at http://nrn.com Culver’s names company veteran to CEO post http://nrn.com/people/culvers-names-new-ceo <div class="field-deck"> CFO takes top job following death of Phil Keiser; Jeff Bonner named COO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CFO takes top job following death of Phil Keiser; Jeff Bonner named COO</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/culvers-names-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/culvers-names-new-ceo#comments People Quick Service Dessert Trends News Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:10:00 +0000 181061 at http://nrn.com