Beverage Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46251/more en The science of comping http://nrn.com/service/science-comping <div class="field-deck"> Giving away food or drink can be an investment in good customers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Giving away food or drink can be an investment in good customers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/service/science-comping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/service/science-comping#comments Beverage Trends Service Opinions Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:31:00 +0000 140591 at http://nrn.com Nancy Kruse, Bret Thorn talk nonalcoholic beverage trends http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends <div class="field-deck"> Consumers take interest in iced teas, lemonades, sparkling drinks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers take interest in iced teas, lemonades, sparkling drinks</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/nancy-kruse-bret-thorn-talk-nonalcoholic-beverage-trends#comments Beverage Trends Opinions Fri, 24 Jul 2015 15:51:00 +0000 140601 at http://nrn.com Dunkin’ Brands CEO blasts proposed NY minimum wage increase http://nrn.com/quick-service/dunkin-brands-ceo-blasts-proposed-ny-minimum-wage-increase <div class="node-body article-body">Nigel Travis says lawmakers are “choosing to skirt the legislative process” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/dunkin-brands-ceo-blasts-proposed-ny-minimum-wage-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/dunkin-brands-ceo-blasts-proposed-ny-minimum-wage-increase#comments Beverage Trends Government Latest Headlines Quick Service Dunkin' Donuts Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:21:00 +0000 140391 at http://nrn.com Beverage Marketing Roundtable: Top trends http://nrn.com/menu/beverage-marketing-roundtable-top-trends <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant industry executives discuss how to satisfy consumers’ beverage needs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/menu/beverage-marketing-roundtable-top-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/menu/beverage-marketing-roundtable-top-trends#comments Consumer Trends Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Menu Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:00:00 +0000 140231 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Coffee 101: Higher Sales In Store http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/coffee-101-higher-sales-store <div class="node-body article-body">Foodservice operators explore techniques to tap into black gold as coffee gains in popularity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/coffee-101-higher-sales-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/coffee-101-higher-sales-store#comments Beverage Trends Sponsored Content Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18:30:00 +0000 140031 at http://nrn.com Nitro coffee at Beatrix in Chicago Starbucks adds Cold Brew Coffee to permanent menu http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-adds-cold-brew-coffee-permanent-menu <div class="field-deck"> Small-batch iced coffee available at participating units in U.S., Canada </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small-batch iced coffee available at participating units in U.S., Canada</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-adds-cold-brew-coffee-permanent-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-adds-cold-brew-coffee-permanent-menu#comments Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Tue, 07 Jul 2015 18:46:00 +0000 138271 at http://nrn.com 2015 Top 100: Beverage-Snack segment analysis http://nrn.com/us-top-100/2015-top-100-beverage-snack-segment-analysis <div class="node-body article-body">NRN looks at the major players in the beverage-snack segment as part of this year's Top 100 special report</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/us-top-100/2015-top-100-beverage-snack-segment-analysis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/us-top-100/2015-top-100-beverage-snack-segment-analysis#comments Beverage Trends U.S. Top 100 Online Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:00:00 +0000 137061 at http://nrn.com <p>Dunkin&rsquo;, Starbuck&rsquo;s closest competitor, held onto second place with U.S. systemwide sales topping $7 billion</p> Dunkin’ Donuts Starbucks to close all La Boulange units http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-close-all-la-boulange-units <div class="field-deck"> Twenty-three unit bakery-café brand was not sustainable, company says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Twenty-three unit bakery-café brand was not sustainable, company says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-close-all-la-boulange-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-close-all-la-boulange-units#comments Beverage Trends Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:09:00 +0000 137011 at http://nrn.com Photo courtesy of Starbucks Boosting the variety and appeal of refreshment beverages http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/boosting-variety-and-appeal-refreshment-beverages <div class="node-body article-body">Flavored lemonades, fruit-enhanced iced teas, iced espressos boost warm weather drink sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/boosting-variety-and-appeal-refreshment-beverages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/boosting-variety-and-appeal-refreshment-beverages#comments Beverage Trends Sponsored Content Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:50:00 +0000 135381 at http://nrn.com Managing the cost of a beverage program http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/managing-cost-beverage-program <div class="field-deck"> Operators try different approaches to pricing drinks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operators try different approaches to pricing drinks</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/managing-cost-beverage-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/managing-cost-beverage-program#comments Beverage Trends Opinions Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:10:00 +0000 136941 at http://nrn.com