Food Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44079/more en Maggiano’s to debut first standalone gluten-free menu http://nrn.com/food-trends/maggiano-s-debut-first-standalone-gluten-free-menu <div class="field-deck"> Items on Italian casual-dining chain’s lineup include cheese ravioli, flourless chocolate cake </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Items on Italian casual-dining chain’s lineup include cheese ravioli, flourless chocolate cake</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/maggiano-s-debut-first-standalone-gluten-free-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/maggiano-s-debut-first-standalone-gluten-free-menu#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Food Trends Health & Nutrition Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:54:00 +0000 131941 at http://nrn.com <p>Jeff Mann, Maggiano&rsquo;s research and development chef, with gluten-free cheese ravioli</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless Top 5 trends in restaurant side dishes http://nrn.com/food-trends/top-5-trends-restaurant-side-dishes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Items can be a great way to boost checks</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/top-5-trends-restaurant-side-dishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/top-5-trends-restaurant-side-dishes#comments Photo Gallery Food Trends Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:17:00 +0000 131921 at http://nrn.com Casual-dining chains target lunch daypart http://nrn.com/casual-dining/casual-dining-chains-target-lunch-daypart <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restaurants try to lure diners from other segments with speed, value</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/casual-dining-chains-target-lunch-daypart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/casual-dining-chains-target-lunch-daypart#comments Casual Dining Food Trends Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:57:00 +0000 131561 at http://nrn.com Menu Tracker: New items from McDonald's, Denny's, Robeks, more http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-mcdonalds-dennys-robeks-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s, El Pollo Loco, others also introduce new menu items</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-mcdonalds-dennys-robeks-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-mcdonalds-dennys-robeks-more#comments Food Trends Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:15:00 +0000 131521 at http://nrn.com Must-see videos: What makes Chipotle pork so special? http://nrn.com/chipotle/must-see-videos-what-makes-chipotle-pork-so-special <div class="field-deck"> NRN's picks for videos you need to watch this week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRN's picks for videos you need to watch this week</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chipotle/must-see-videos-what-makes-chipotle-pork-so-special" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chipotle/must-see-videos-what-makes-chipotle-pork-so-special#comments Commodities Fast Casual Food Trends Supplier Chipotle Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:40:00 +0000 131351 at http://nrn.com Restaurants ready summer seafood specialties http://nrn.com/seafood-trends/restaurants-ready-summer-seafood-specialties <div class="field-deck"> Chefs riff on lobster rolls, fish tacos, kebabs, more </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chefs riff on lobster rolls, fish tacos, kebabs, more</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/seafood-trends/restaurants-ready-summer-seafood-specialties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/seafood-trends/restaurants-ready-summer-seafood-specialties#comments Food Trends Independents Seafood Trends Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:22:00 +0000 131021 at http://nrn.com <p>Tuna trimmings turn into Tuna Taquitos at 668 The Gig Shack in Montauk, New York. Photo: 668 The Gig Shack</p> Menu Tracker: New items from Boston Market, Saladworks, Wendy’s, more http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-boston-market-saladworks-wendy-s-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Bruegger’s Bagels, Cousins Subs, Legal Sea Foods, others also introduce new menu items</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-boston-market-saladworks-wendy-s-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-boston-market-saladworks-wendy-s-more#comments Photo Gallery Food Trends Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:35:00 +0000 131011 at http://nrn.com Yogurtland looks to differentiate with menu extensions http://nrn.com/quick-service/yogurtland-looks-differentiate-menu-extensions <div class="field-deck"> Chain considers adding Greek yogurt, pastries, cakes, more </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain considers adding Greek yogurt, pastries, cakes, more</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/yogurtland-looks-differentiate-menu-extensions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/yogurtland-looks-differentiate-menu-extensions#comments Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:48:00 +0000 130851 at http://nrn.com <div class="image-description"> <p>Craig Takiguchi, VP of brand management</p> </div> Yogurtland Must-see videos: McDonald's introduces Artisan Grilled Chicken http://nrn.com/food-trends/must-see-videos-mcdonalds-introduces-artisan-grilled-chicken <div class="field-deck"> NRN's picks for videos you need to watch this week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRN's picks for videos you need to watch this week</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/must-see-videos-mcdonalds-introduces-artisan-grilled-chicken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/must-see-videos-mcdonalds-introduces-artisan-grilled-chicken#comments Food Trends McDonald's Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:41:00 +0000 130821 at http://nrn.com Consumer Picks 2015: Looking for the new fast food http://nrn.com/consumer-picks/consumers-look-new-fast-food <div class="field-deck"> The movement toward real, simple food — still served quickly and at an affordable price — is driving whether a restaurant brand remains relevant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The movement toward real, simple food is driving whether a restaurant brand remains relevant</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-picks/consumers-look-new-fast-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-picks/consumers-look-new-fast-food#comments Consumer Picks Consumer Trends Food Trends Quick Service Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 130281 at http://nrn.com <p>Rubio&rsquo;s focus on food quality helped it earn&nbsp; the top spot among Mexican chains in the Consumer Picks survey.</p> Rubio's