Marketing http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44078/more en Subway and the risk of price-based promotions http://nrn.com/blog/subway-and-risk-price-based-promotions <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Reaction to Subway’s new $6 footlong promotion hasn’t been great.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/margin">On the Margin</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/subway-and-risk-price-based-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/subway-and-risk-price-based-promotions#comments Marketing Same-store sales Quick Service Subway On the Margin Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:21:00 +0000 156701 at http://nrn.com Restaurant chains build buzz with Super Bowl reveals http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-chains-build-buzz-super-bowl-reveals <div class="node-body article-body">NRN West Coast Bureau Chief Lisa Jennings looks at how quick-service brand campaigns stretch out marketing beyond game day</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-chains-build-buzz-super-bowl-reveals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-chains-build-buzz-super-bowl-reveals#comments Advertising Latest Headlines Quick Service Thu, 04 Feb 2016 21:21:00 +0000 156691 at http://nrn.com Subway to sell Footlong subs for $6 in February http://nrn.com/quick-service/subway-sell-footlong-subs-6-february <div class="field-deck"> Chain joins the quick-service price wars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain joins the quick-service price wars</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/subway-sell-footlong-subs-6-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/subway-sell-footlong-subs-6-february#comments Marketing Latest Headlines Quick Service Subway Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:14:00 +0000 156581 at http://nrn.com <p>Subway is selling all of its Classic Footlong subs for $6 in February</p> Subway Taco Bell invites customers to pre-order its new mystery menu item http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-invites-customers-pre-order-its-new-mystery-menu-item <div class="field-deck"> Customers will be able to pick up item before it is revealed in TV ad </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Customers will be able to pick up item before it is revealed in TV ad</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-invites-customers-pre-order-its-new-mystery-menu-item" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-invites-customers-pre-order-its-new-mystery-menu-item#comments Advertising Latest Headlines Menu Taco Bell Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:51:00 +0000 156291 at http://nrn.com What restaurants can learn from Uber’s playbook http://nrn.com/opinions/what-restaurants-can-learn-uber-s-playbook <div class="node-body article-body">NRN columnist Joe Kefauver says operators must be more willing to engage with potentially their biggest allies — their customers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/what-restaurants-can-learn-uber-s-playbook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/what-restaurants-can-learn-uber-s-playbook#comments Marketing Opinions Technology Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:20:00 +0000 155661 at http://nrn.com <p>Uber&rsquo;s engagement and activation of its own customers in the policy space is fun, edgy and educational without lecturing.</p> Photo illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images What's on new quick-service value menus? http://nrn.com/quick-service/whats-new-quick-service-value-menus <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look at offerings from McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and Hardee's</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/whats-new-quick-service-value-menus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/whats-new-quick-service-value-menus#comments Photo Gallery Marketing Food Trends Quick Service Burger King Carl's Jr. Hardee's McDonald's Wendy's Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:58:00 +0000 155401 at http://nrn.com Pizza Hut debuts limited-time garlic knot pizza http://nrn.com/food-trends/pizza-hut-debuts-limited-time-garlic-knot-pizza <div class="field-deck"> Executive chef calls item appetizer and pizza in one </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Executive chef calls item appetizer and pizza in one</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/pizza-hut-debuts-limited-time-garlic-knot-pizza" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/pizza-hut-debuts-limited-time-garlic-knot-pizza#comments Marketing Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service Pizza Hut Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:43:00 +0000 155051 at http://nrn.com <p>Pizza Hut has introduced the Stuffed Garlic Knots Pizza, which features 16 cheese-stuffed garlic knots on the crust, as well as two cups of marinara sauce for dipping.</p> Red Robin rebranding highlights ‘brews’ http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/red-robin-rebranding-highlights-brews <div class="field-deck"> Chief concept officer Denny Marie Post discusses the chain’s renewed focus on beverages </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chief concept officer Denny Marie Post discusses the chain’s renewed focus on beverages</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/red-robin-rebranding-highlights-brews" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/red-robin-rebranding-highlights-brews#comments Casual Dining Beverage Trends Marketing Red Robin Gourmet Burgers & Spirits Thu, 21 Jan 2016 14:00:00 +0000 154411 at http://nrn.com Freshii to offer discount during temporary Chipotle closure http://nrn.com/marketing/freshii-offer-discount-during-temporary-chipotle-closure <div class="field-deck"> Chipotle to close all restaurants for lunch on Feb. 8 for systemwide meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chipotle to close all restaurants for lunch on Feb. 8 for systemwide meeting</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/freshii-offer-discount-during-temporary-chipotle-closure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/freshii-offer-discount-during-temporary-chipotle-closure#comments Food Safety H.R. & Training Marketing Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Tue, 19 Jan 2016 21:10:00 +0000 154241 at http://nrn.com Marisa Thalberg promoted to CMO at Taco Bell http://nrn.com/people/marisa-thalberg-promoted-cmo-taco-bell <div class="field-deck"> Chris Brandt resigned to pursue other opportunities </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chris Brandt resigned to pursue other opportunities</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/marisa-thalberg-promoted-cmo-taco-bell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/marisa-thalberg-promoted-cmo-taco-bell#comments Marketing Latest Headlines People Quick Service Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:59:00 +0000 153841 at http://nrn.com <p>Marisa Thalberg</p> Taco Bell