Food Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44079/more en Restaurants kick off summer with new LTOs http://nrn.com/food-trends/restaurants-kick-summer-new-ltos <div class="node-body gallery-body">Menu items inspired by barbecue, baseball, backyard cookouts</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/restaurants-kick-summer-new-ltos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/restaurants-kick-summer-new-ltos#comments Marketing Food Trends Fri, 22 May 2015 18:27:00 +0000 134551 at http://nrn.com Beef ‘O’ Brady’s, Brass Tap COO talks remodeling, beer trends http://nrn.com/food-trends/beef-o-brady-s-brass-tap-coo-talks-remodeling-beer-trends <div class="field-deck"> Joe Uhl recently attended the NRA Show to seek operational solutions for the restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joe Uhl recently attended the NRA Show to seek operational solutions for the restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/beef-o-brady-s-brass-tap-coo-talks-remodeling-beer-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/beef-o-brady-s-brass-tap-coo-talks-remodeling-beer-trends#comments Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Food Trends Thu, 21 May 2015 17:26:00 +0000 134441 at http://nrn.com <p>Joe Uhl, COO of FSC Franchise Co. LLC</p> Photo: Bret Thorn GMOs and other distractions http://nrn.com/blog/gmos-and-other-distractions <div class="node-body blog-body">GMO-free items are one of many distractions that keep us from looking at the real problems with what we eat </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/gmos-and-other-distractions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/gmos-and-other-distractions#comments Food Trends Food Writer&#039;s Diary Wed, 20 May 2015 21:36:00 +0000 134341 at http://nrn.com Menu Tracker: New items from Applebee's, Corner Bakery Cafe, Papa Murphy's, more http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-applebees-corner-bakery-cafe-papa-murphys-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Friendly’s, Krispy Kreme, Auntie Anne’s, 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-applebees-corner-bakery-cafe-papa-murphys-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-applebees-corner-bakery-cafe-papa-murphys-more#comments Food Trends Wed, 20 May 2015 18:59:00 +0000 134391 at http://nrn.com 2015 MenuMasters winners reflect on awards http://nrn.com/nra-show/2015-menumasters-winners-reflect-awards <div class="field-deck"> Award-winning dishes, menus and chefs drive innovation in foodservice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Award-winning dishes, menus and chefs drive innovation in foodservice</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/2015-menumasters-winners-reflect-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/2015-menumasters-winners-reflect-awards#comments NRA Show Chef Insights Food Trends Sun, 17 May 2015 17:35:00 +0000 134151 at http://nrn.com <p>A crowd of 400 people celebrated culinary innovation in foodservice.</p> Steph Grant Honey hits sweet spot of food and beverage trends http://nrn.com/nra-show/honey-hits-sweet-spot-food-and-beverage-trends <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Versatile staple can add flavor, balance to variety of menu items </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Versatile staple can add flavor, balance to variety of menu items</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/honey-hits-sweet-spot-food-and-beverage-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/honey-hits-sweet-spot-food-and-beverage-trends#comments Beverage Trends NRA Show Food Trends Sun, 17 May 2015 16:37:00 +0000 134141 at http://nrn.com Why restaurants should keep things simple http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple <div class="node-body blog-body">Dickey's got a lesson a few years ago when it tried testing salads: The chain can't be all things to all people.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/why-restaurants-should-keep-things-simple#comments Food Trends Operations Reporter&#039;s Notebook Sun, 17 May 2015 14:17:00 +0000 134131 at http://nrn.com Foodservice purchasing expert talks managing costs http://nrn.com/nra-show/foodservice-purchasing-expert-talks-managing-costs <div class="field-deck"> Bruce Reinstein of Consolidated Concepts discusses the cost of going organic, and more </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bruce Reinstein of Consolidated Concepts discusses the cost of going organic, and more</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/foodservice-purchasing-expert-talks-managing-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/foodservice-purchasing-expert-talks-managing-costs#comments NRA Show Purchasing Food Trends Sat, 16 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 134101 at http://nrn.com <p>Bruce Reinstein</p> 7 food and beverage trends to look for at the NRA Show http://nrn.com/nra-show/7-food-and-beverage-trends-look-nra-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">Alternative dips, new forms of seafood, better gluten-free products and more</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/nra-show/7-food-and-beverage-trends-look-nra-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/7-food-and-beverage-trends-look-nra-show#comments NRA Show Food Trends Supplier Sat, 16 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 134091 at http://nrn.com El Pollo Loco tests shrimp, beef menu items http://nrn.com/quick-service/el-pollo-loco-tests-shrimp-beef-menu-items <div class="field-deck"> Chicken-focused chain may make limited-time permanent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chicken-focused chain may make limited-time permanent</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/el-pollo-loco-tests-shrimp-beef-menu-items" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/el-pollo-loco-tests-shrimp-beef-menu-items#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service Seafood Trends El Pollo Loco Fri, 15 May 2015 18:53:00 +0000 134051 at http://nrn.com