Service http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46262/more en Chipotle to deliver burritos by drone at Virginia Tech http://nrn.com/technology/chipotle-deliver-burritos-drone-virginia-tech <div class="field-byline"> Tara Fitzpatrick </div> <div class="field-deck"> Chain partners with Google parent to test unmanned delivery systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain partners with Google parent to test unmanned delivery systems</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/chipotle-deliver-burritos-drone-virginia-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/chipotle-deliver-burritos-drone-virginia-tech#comments Service Fast Casual Technology Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:28:00 +0000 176311 at http://nrn.com <p>In an increasingly technological- and convenience-based world, drone delivery of food offers opportunity for operational growth.</p> Project Wing Five Guys explores new frontiers: more countries and milkshakes http://nrn.com/quick-service/five-guys-explores-new-frontiers-more-countries-and-milkshakes <div class="field-deck"> Amid growing competition at home, burger chain looks to new avenues for growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Amid growing competition at home, burger chain looks to new avenues for growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/five-guys-explores-new-frontiers-more-countries-and-milkshakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/five-guys-explores-new-frontiers-more-countries-and-milkshakes#comments Beverage Trends Service Quick Service Registration Thu, 15 Sep 2016 18:27:00 +0000 176071 at http://nrn.com <p>Out of the quick service chain&#39;s&nbsp;1,400 units, 800 currently sell shakes.</p> Five Guys 5 ways to develop successful price promotions http://nrn.com/marketing/5-ways-develop-successful-price-promotions <div class="field-byline"> Philipp Laqué </div> <div class="field-deck"> An effective promotion can help drive traffic and long-term profitability </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An effective promotion can help drive traffic and long-term profitability</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/5-ways-develop-successful-price-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/5-ways-develop-successful-price-promotions#comments Service Marketing Menu Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:59:00 +0000 175241 at http://nrn.com Pollo Tropical <p>Philipp Laqu&eacute;, director of business development in Europe and franchisee services for Revenue Management Solutions.</p> Philipp Laqué Pizza Hut franchisee NPC looks to improve speed of service http://nrn.com/service/pizza-hut-franchisee-npc-looks-improve-speed-service <div class="field-deck"> Executives see it as a key element in sluggish economy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Executives see it as a key element in sluggish economy </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/service/pizza-hut-franchisee-npc-looks-improve-speed-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/service/pizza-hut-franchisee-npc-looks-improve-speed-service#comments Service Quick Service Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:46:00 +0000 174211 at http://nrn.com 7 steps to make your restaurant a ‘Pokemon Go’ hot spot http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-steps-make-your-restaurant-pokemon-go-hot-spot <div class="node-body gallery-body">NRN’s Ron Ruggless explains how to “Lure” monster hunters to your restaurant location</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-steps-make-your-restaurant-pokemon-go-hot-spot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/7-steps-make-your-restaurant-pokemon-go-hot-spot#comments Service Consumer Trends News Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:19:00 +0000 171281 at http://nrn.com Buffalo Wild Wings hopes 15-minute guarantee boosts lunch http://nrn.com/buffalo-wild-wings-grill-bar/buffalo-wild-wings-hopes-15-minute-guarantee-boosts-lunch <div class="field-deck"> Chain will use guarantee for Fast Break Lunch menu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain will use guarantee for Fast Break Lunch menu </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/buffalo-wild-wings-grill-bar/buffalo-wild-wings-hopes-15-minute-guarantee-boosts-lunch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/buffalo-wild-wings-grill-bar/buffalo-wild-wings-hopes-15-minute-guarantee-boosts-lunch#comments Casual Dining Service News Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:18:00 +0000 170681 at http://nrn.com A look at Applebee's new wood-fired grill menu http://nrn.com/casual-dining/look-applebees-new-wood-fired-grill-menu <div class="node-body gallery-body">The chain undertakes a massive overhaul in an effort to rebrand</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/look-applebees-new-wood-fired-grill-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/look-applebees-new-wood-fired-grill-menu#comments Casual Dining Service News Tue, 17 May 2016 20:05:00 +0000 166401 at http://nrn.com Inside restaurant delivery's volatile landscape http://nrn.com/technology/inside-restaurant-deliverys-volatile-landscape <div class="field-deck"> The tipping point is coming </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The tipping point is coming</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/inside-restaurant-deliverys-volatile-landscape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/inside-restaurant-deliverys-volatile-landscape#comments Service Technology News Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:00:00 +0000 163781 at http://nrn.com Customer service evolves in the age of the digital diner http://nrn.com/sullivision/customer-service-evolves-age-digital-diner <div class="node-body article-body">Technology and innovation will transform the foodservice industry more in the next 24 months than it has in the last 24 years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/sullivision/customer-service-evolves-age-digital-diner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sullivision/customer-service-evolves-age-digital-diner#comments Workforce Service Registration Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:53:00 +0000 147131 at http://nrn.com Danny Meyer’s bold tipping decision http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Two cultural shifts are needed to remove tipping from restaurants</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision#comments Workforce Service Consumer Trends News Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:27:00 +0000 146281 at http://nrn.com