Weekly Wrap http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46762/more en Sonic to reveal 'Mystery Disappearing Slush' flavor on Snapchat http://nrn.com/social-media/sonic-reveal-mystery-disappearing-slush-flavor-snapchat <div class="field-deck"> One-day limited-time offer aimed at Millennials, teens, CMO Todd Smith says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One-day limited-time offer aimed at Millennials, teens, CMO Todd Smith says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/social-media/sonic-reveal-mystery-disappearing-slush-flavor-snapchat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/social-media/sonic-reveal-mystery-disappearing-slush-flavor-snapchat#comments Social Media Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Quick Service Sonic Drive-In Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:06:00 +0000 114411 at http://nrn.com Taco John's launches 'brand evolution' http://nrn.com/marketing/taco-johns-launches-brand-evolution <div class="node-body article-body">CMO Billie Jo Waara discusses the chain’s new marketing, restaurant reimaging</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/taco-johns-launches-brand-evolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/taco-johns-launches-brand-evolution#comments Marketing Weekly Wrap Quick Service Registration Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:23:00 +0000 114341 at http://nrn.com <p>Billie Jo Waara</p> Corner Bakery Café rolls out all-inclusive management systems http://nrn.com/technology/corner-bakery-caf-rolls-out-all-inclusive-management-systems <div class="node-body article-body">President Gary Price discusses how brand decided on new tech for administration, food, HR and scheduling</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/corner-bakery-caf-rolls-out-all-inclusive-management-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/corner-bakery-caf-rolls-out-all-inclusive-management-systems#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Technology Weekly Wrap Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:23:00 +0000 114301 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s to offer mandarin oranges, retail coffee http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-offer-mandarin-oranges-retail-coffee <div class="field-deck"> Recent moves aim to combat sluggish sales </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recent moves aim to combat sluggish sales</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-offer-mandarin-oranges-retail-coffee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-offer-mandarin-oranges-retail-coffee#comments Healthy Helpings Latest Headlines Food Trends Health & Nutrition Weekly Wrap Quick Service McDonald's Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:14:00 +0000 114291 at http://nrn.com Egg & I CEO Bill Baumhauer dies at 66 http://nrn.com/people/egg-i-ceo-bill-baumhauer-dies-66 <div class="field-deck"> Board names COO Don Lamb to fill interim role </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Board names COO Don Lamb to fill interim role</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/egg-i-ceo-bill-baumhauer-dies-66" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/egg-i-ceo-bill-baumhauer-dies-66#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines People Weekly Wrap Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:27:00 +0000 114241 at http://nrn.com <p>Bill Baumhauer</p> Restaurant Finance Watch: Shake Shack reportedly considering IPO http://nrn.com/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo <div class="field-deck"> Concept joins better-burger player Habit Burger Grill as possible IPO contender </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Concept joins better-burger player Habit Burger Grill as possible IPO contender</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/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo#comments Corporate News Markets Fast Casual Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:02:00 +0000 114201 at http://nrn.com <p>Shake Shack&#39;s &quot;mother ship&quot; location in New York&#39;s Madison Square Park</p> Taco Bell to launch Dollar Cravings menu http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-launch-dollar-cravings-menu <div class="field-deck"> The 11 items on the value menu are each priced at $1 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 11 items on the value menu are each priced at $1</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-launch-dollar-cravings-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-launch-dollar-cravings-menu#comments Marketing Latest Headlines Food Trends Weekly Wrap Quick Service Taco Bell Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:04:00 +0000 114171 at http://nrn.com Wendy’s franchisee acquires minority stake in LYFE Kitchen http://nrn.com/fast-casual/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-minority-stake-lyfe-kitchen <div class="field-deck"> Memphis, Tenn.-based Carlisle Corp. plans to expand the 10-unit chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Memphis, Tenn.-based Carlisle Corp. plans to expand the 10-unit chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-minority-stake-lyfe-kitchen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-minority-stake-lyfe-kitchen#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Weekly Wrap Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:51:00 +0000 114161 at http://nrn.com <p>Mike Roberts and Mike Donahue at the July opening of a LYFE Kitchen restaurant in Dallas.</p> 'Better taco' concepts take off http://nrn.com/fast-casual/better-taco-concepts-take <div class="node-body article-body">Meet the latest players in the emerging fast-casual Mexican segment</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/better-taco-concepts-take" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/better-taco-concepts-take#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Food Trends Weekly Wrap What's Hot Registration Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:05:00 +0000 114001 at http://nrn.com Trending Tables: 50 hot restaurants for summer 2014 http://nrn.com/trending-tables/trending-tables-50-hot-restaurants-summer-2014 <div class="field-deck"> NRN gives foodservice execs a look at some of the most popular eateries across the nation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trend-focused customers are open to all sorts of venues and continue to experiment with new kinds of food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/trending-tables/trending-tables-50-hot-restaurants-summer-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/trending-tables/trending-tables-50-hot-restaurants-summer-2014#comments Trending Tables Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:00:00 +0000 114041 at http://nrn.com