Industry Data http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46272/more en 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” 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 Spotlight on the 2014 Next 20 http://nrn.com/next-20/spotlight-2014-next-20 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The 2014 Next 20 represents a diverse group of chains that are on the rise.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/spotlight-2014-next-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/spotlight-2014-next-20#comments Weekly Wrap The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114751 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: Zoës Kitchen http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-zo-s-kitchen <div class="field-deck"> Growing chain carves out Mediterranean niche in hot fast-casual segment </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Growing chain carves out Mediterranean niche in hot fast-casual segment</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-zo-s-kitchen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-zo-s-kitchen#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114611 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: Del Frisco’s Grille http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-del-frisco-s-grille <div class="field-deck"> Sister brand of high-end steakhouse taps into growing polished-casual market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sister brand of high-end steakhouse taps into growing polished-casual market</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-del-frisco-s-grille" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-del-frisco-s-grille#comments Emerging Chains Fine Dining The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114381 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-capriotti-s-sandwich-shop <div class="field-deck"> New ownership team aims to take decades-old sandwich shop to the next level </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New ownership team aims to take decades-old sandwich shop to the next level</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-capriotti-s-sandwich-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-capriotti-s-sandwich-shop#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Quick Service The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114371 at http://nrn.com Meet the NRN 2014 Next 20 http://nrn.com/next-20/meet-nrn-2014-next-20 <div class="node-body article-body">Explosive growth and new-store development are a common theme among these concepts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/meet-nrn-2014-next-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/meet-nrn-2014-next-20#comments Emerging Chains Weekly Wrap The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114331 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: Methodology http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-methodology <div class="node-body article-body">The Next 20 is the third installment in a series of exclusive NRN reports</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-methodology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-methodology#comments Emerging Chains The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114321 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: BurgerFi http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-burgerfi <div class="field-byline"> Mercedes Cardona </div> <div class="field-deck"> Fast-casual chain touts scratch-made items to stand out in competitive segment </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fast-casual chain touts scratch-made items to stand out in competitive segment</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-burgerfi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-burgerfi#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114311 at http://nrn.com 2014 Next 20: Black Bear Diner http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-black-bear-diner <div class="field-deck"> Lodge-themed concept elevates family-dining experience with casual-dining touches </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lodge-themed concept elevates family-dining experience with casual-dining touches</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-black-bear-diner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/next-20/2014-next-20-black-bear-diner#comments Emerging Chains Family Dining The Next 20 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 114281 at http://nrn.com