News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en Darden to give activist investor Starboard four board seats http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-give-activist-investor-starboard-four-board-seats <div class="field-deck"> The casual-dining operator expects a profitable fiscal 2015 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Casual-dining operator expects profitable fiscal 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-give-activist-investor-starboard-four-board-seats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-give-activist-investor-starboard-four-board-seats#comments Casual Dining Corporate Corporate News Latest Headlines People Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:12:00 +0000 115231 at http://nrn.com Better ways to manage trash at your restaurant http://nrn.com/operations/better-ways-manage-trash-your-restaurant <div class="field-deck"> Thoughtful planning can help operators make the best impression on customers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thoughtful planning can help operators make the best impression on customers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/better-ways-manage-trash-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/better-ways-manage-trash-your-restaurant#comments Operations Opinions Registration Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:34:00 +0000 115211 at http://nrn.com Friendly’s names Randy Davis CMO http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-names-randy-davis-cmo <div class="field-deck"> Davis was previously chief concept officer of Family Life Success </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Davis was previously chief concept officer of Family Life Success</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-names-randy-davis-cmo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-names-randy-davis-cmo#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines People Friendly's Ice Cream Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:27:00 +0000 115221 at http://nrn.com <p>Randy Davis</p> Dunkin’ Donuts to launch its first dark-roast coffee http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-launch-its-first-dark-roast-coffee <div class="field-deck"> Company calls the offering its most “dramatic” new coffee in a decade </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company calls the offering its most “dramatic” new coffee in a decade</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-launch-its-first-dark-roast-coffee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-launch-its-first-dark-roast-coffee#comments Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Quick Service Dunkin' Donuts Registration Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:25:00 +0000 115191 at http://nrn.com Breakfast market holds opportunity for restaurateurs http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/breakfast-market-holds-opportunity-restaurateurs <div class="node-body article-body">Turkey bacon, turkey sausage offer healthful menu options as the battle for breakfast heats up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/breakfast-market-holds-opportunity-restaurateurs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/breakfast-market-holds-opportunity-restaurateurs#comments Casual Dining Healthy Helpings Latest Headlines Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:30:00 +0000 114261 at http://nrn.com Report: Restaurants fuel job opportunities, career paths http://nrn.com/hr-training/report-restaurants-fuel-job-opportunities-career-paths <div class="field-byline"> Deena M. Amato-McCoy </div> <div class="field-deck"> NRAEF survey indicates the industry will continue to outpace overall U.S. job growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRAEF survey indicates the industry will continue to outpace overall U.S. job growth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/hr-training/report-restaurants-fuel-job-opportunities-career-paths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/report-restaurants-fuel-job-opportunities-career-paths#comments Growth Markets H.R. & Training Latest Headlines People Report Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:38:00 +0000 115151 at http://nrn.com Source: NREF, “Who Works in the Restaurant Industry: A Nationwide Survey of the Restaurant Workforce” Restaurant Operations Watch: McDonald's faces perils abroad http://nrn.com/operations/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-faces-perils-abroad <div class="field-deck"> Russian government’s closure of restaurants stirs political controversy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Russian government’s closure of restaurants stirs political controversy</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-faces-perils-abroad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-faces-perils-abroad#comments International Operations Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:50:00 +0000 115131 at http://nrn.com NRA: Restaurant operator outlook dampens in July http://nrn.com/rpi/nra-restaurant-operator-outlook-dampens-july <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant Performance Index declines for the second consecutive month</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/rpi/nra-restaurant-operator-outlook-dampens-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/rpi/nra-restaurant-operator-outlook-dampens-july#comments Finance Latest Headlines NRA RPI Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:59:00 +0000 115121 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock McDonald’s taps web strategy to bolster NFL alliance http://nrn.com/advertising/mcdonald-s-taps-web-strategy-bolster-nfl-alliance <div class="field-byline"> Deena M. Amato-McCoy </div> <div class="field-deck"> Mobile, social marketing are centerpiece of campaign </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mobile, social marketing are centerpiece of campaign</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/advertising/mcdonald-s-taps-web-strategy-bolster-nfl-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/advertising/mcdonald-s-taps-web-strategy-bolster-nfl-alliance#comments Advertising Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:30:00 +0000 115101 at http://nrn.com Zoe's Kitchen 2Q net income surges 164.5% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/zoes-kitchen-2q-net-income-surges-1645 <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales rise 7.5 percent during second quarter reporting as public company </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales rise 7.5 percent during second quarter reporting as public company</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/zoes-kitchen-2q-net-income-surges-1645" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/zoes-kitchen-2q-net-income-surges-1645#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:16:00 +0000 115091 at http://nrn.com