News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en Meet the past and present Norman Award Winners http://nrn.com/people/meet-past-and-present-norman-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Nation&#39;s Restaurant News created The Norman Award in 2009 to honor a restaurant executive who exhibits the leadership skills of the late Norman Brinker, the founder of Brinker International Inc., who mentored and inspired future industry leaders.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/meet-past-and-present-norman-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/meet-past-and-present-norman-award-winners#comments People Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:47:00 +0000 180591 at http://nrn.com 7 predictions for the next 50 years in the restaurant industry http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-predictions-next-50-years-restaurant-industry <div class="node-body gallery-body">NRN's editors guess what's ahead for food, finance and more</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-predictions-next-50-years-restaurant-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-predictions-next-50-years-restaurant-industry#comments Menu Consumer Trends News Operations Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181181 at http://nrn.com 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> 6 strategies to operate a long-running restaurant chain http://nrn.com/operations/6-strategies-operate-long-running-restaurant-chain <div class="node-body article-body">What keeps a long-running restaurant in business over the years? It’s a matter of sticking to basics:</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/6-strategies-operate-long-running-restaurant-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/6-strategies-operate-long-running-restaurant-chain#comments Marketing News Operations Online Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181111 at http://nrn.com Looking back at Golden Chain winners http://nrn.com/people/looking-back-golden-chain-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">NRN gives the Golden Chain Award to top restaurant executives each year. Meet some of the winners from 1982 to 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/looking-back-golden-chain-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/looking-back-golden-chain-winners#comments People News Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 181051 at http://nrn.com NRN honors 5 decades of foodservice leadership http://nrn.com/people/nrn-honors-5-decades-foodservice-leadership <div class="field-deck"> Foodservice executives have shared their tips with NRN for years </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Foodservice executives have shared their tips with NRN for years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/nrn-honors-5-decades-foodservice-leadership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/nrn-honors-5-decades-foodservice-leadership#comments People Premium Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:45:00 +0000 180511 at http://nrn.com <p>Clockwise from top left: Dave Thomas of Wendy&#39;s, Norman Brinker of Chili&#39;s, Ruth Fertel of Ruth&#39;s Chris Steakhouse, Ted Fowler of Golden Corral Corp, Peggy Cherng of Panda Restaurant Group Inc., Fred DeLuca of Golden Corral Corp. and S. Truett Cathy of Chick-fil-A Inc.</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 NRN's 50 year anniversary http://nrn.com/50-year-anniversary <div class="node-body article-body">NRN celebrates its 50th anniversary with a look back at the industry</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/50-year-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/50-year-anniversary#comments People Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:44:00 +0000 180541 at http://nrn.com NRN celebrates golden anniversary by looking at 50 years of foodservice http://nrn.com/news/nrn-celebrates-golden-anniversary-looking-50-years-foodservice <div class="node-body article-body">For 50 years, Nation’s Restaurant News has earned its place as the most influential media brand for restaurant industry news, analysis and data.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/news/nrn-celebrates-golden-anniversary-looking-50-years-foodservice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/news/nrn-celebrates-golden-anniversary-looking-50-years-foodservice#comments News Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:43:00 +0000 181271 at http://nrn.com From the editor: Happy birthday, Nation’s Restaurant News http://nrn.com/news/editor-happy-birthday-nation-s-restaurant-news <div class="field-deck"> For 50 years you have kept the foodservice industry informed, educated and inspired. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For 50 years you have kept the foodservice industry informed, educated and inspired.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/news/editor-happy-birthday-nation-s-restaurant-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/news/editor-happy-birthday-nation-s-restaurant-news#comments News Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:41:00 +0000 180691 at http://nrn.com <p><span>Sarah E. Lockyer</span></p>