NRA Show http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44429/more en Attendees optimistic as 2015 NRA Show winds down http://nrn.com/nra-show/attendees-optimistic-2015-nra-show-winds-down <div class="field-deck"> Annual foodservice conference draws record number of exhibitors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Annual foodservice conference draws record number of exhibitors</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/attendees-optimistic-2015-nra-show-winds-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/attendees-optimistic-2015-nra-show-winds-down#comments NRA Show Latest Headlines Tue, 19 May 2015 17:03:00 +0000 134331 at http://nrn.com <p>Brent Greenwood (left) and Chris Eby, both senior managers for franchise development for Firehouse Subs.</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless How restaurants can take advantage of high valuations http://nrn.com/finance/how-restaurants-can-take-advantage-high-valuations <div class="node-body article-body">Private-equity investment has risks and rewards</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/how-restaurants-can-take-advantage-high-valuations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/how-restaurants-can-take-advantage-high-valuations#comments Finance NRA Show Latest Headlines Tue, 19 May 2015 13:36:00 +0000 134281 at http://nrn.com Photo: Thinkstock NRA Show: What’s new in restaurant technology http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology <div class="field-deck"> New tools intend to help operators better compete </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New tools intend to help operators better compete </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/nra-show-what-s-new-restaurant-technology#comments NRA Show Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 18 May 2015 20:35:00 +0000 134251 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock How restaurants can attract business diners http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-restaurants-can-attract-business-diners <div class="field-deck"> Business diners spend 1.6 to 1.8 times more than typical diner, experts say at NRA Show panel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Business diners spend 1.6 to 1.8 times more than typical diner, experts say at NRA Show panel</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-restaurants-can-attract-business-diners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/how-restaurants-can-attract-business-diners#comments Consumer Trends NRA Show Latest Headlines Mon, 18 May 2015 20:09:00 +0000 134241 at http://nrn.com <p>From left: Santosh Jayaram of Table8, Ti Martin of Commander&rsquo;s Palace, Peter Frost of Crain&rsquo;s Chicago Business and moderator Mary Wagstaff of Wagstaff Worldwide</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless The do’s and don’ts of using Instagram for restaurants http://nrn.com/social-media/do-s-and-don-ts-using-instagram-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Expert offers tips on the best way to use the social media platform </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Expert offers tips on the best way to use the social media platform</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/social-media/do-s-and-don-ts-using-instagram-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/social-media/do-s-and-don-ts-using-instagram-restaurants#comments NRA Show Social Media Latest Headlines Mon, 18 May 2015 19:21:00 +0000 134231 at http://nrn.com <p>Orange and red photos get the most engagement. Barbecue carrots at Publican.</p> Photo: Tara Fitzpatrick Top 10 food and beverage trends at the 2015 NRA Show http://nrn.com/nra-show/top-10-food-and-beverage-trends-2015-nra-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">Single-serve items, adult juices and sodas, improved gluten-free products among notable offerings</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/top-10-food-and-beverage-trends-2015-nra-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/top-10-food-and-beverage-trends-2015-nra-show#comments NRA Show Menu Mon, 18 May 2015 17:15:00 +0000 134221 at http://nrn.com 3D printing could be next tool in chef’s arsenal http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal <div class="field-deck"> Powerful printer could have numerous applications for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Powerful printer could have numerous applications for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/3d-printing-could-be-next-tool-chef-s-arsenal#comments NRA Show Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 18 May 2015 15:02:00 +0000 134191 at http://nrn.com <p>The ChefJet Pro debuted at the NRA Show this weekend.</p> 3D Systems NRA Show keynote: Restaurants offer bridge to American dream http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger <div class="field-deck"> With many Americans struggling to get by, industry puts dream within reach </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With many Americans struggling to get by, industry puts dream within reach</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/arianna-huffington-discusses-american-dream-danger#comments Finance H.R. & Training NRA Show Sun, 17 May 2015 22:47:00 +0000 134171 at http://nrn.com <p>Arianna Huffington, president, chairman and editor-in-chief of Huffington Post Media Group</p> Steph Grant How Buffalo Wild Wings builds its bar business http://nrn.com/nra-show/how-buffalo-wild-wings-builds-its-bar-business <div class="field-deck"> CEO Sally Smith tells NRA BAR attendees how chain keeps beer and alcohol business amid heavy competition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Sally Smith tells NRA BAR attendees how chain keeps beer and alcohol business amid heavy competition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/how-buffalo-wild-wings-builds-its-bar-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/how-buffalo-wild-wings-builds-its-bar-business#comments Casual Dining Beverage Trends NRA Show Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Sun, 17 May 2015 18:22:00 +0000 134161 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