Opinions http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/47111/more en Belgian beer: A variety for all seasons http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/belgian-beer-variety-all-seasons <div class="node-body article-body">A trip to Belgium is a visit to the altar for beer geeks</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/belgian-beer-variety-all-seasons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/belgian-beer-variety-all-seasons#comments Beer Beverage Trends Opinions Tue, 26 May 2015 20:21:00 +0000 134671 at http://nrn.com From the editor: Restaurants seize opportunities in tech http://nrn.com/opinions/editor-restaurants-seize-opportunities-tech <div class="node-body article-body">Now is a good time to open eyes and ears to changes and opportunities in the industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/editor-restaurants-seize-opportunities-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/editor-restaurants-seize-opportunities-tech#comments Opinions Technology Wed, 13 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 133531 at http://nrn.com Restaurant entrepreneurs: Evaluate potential partners carefully http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-entrepreneurs-evaluate-potential-partners-carefully <div class="field-deck"> Time spent vetting advisors and investors is worthwhile </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Time spent vetting advisors and investors is worthwhile</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-entrepreneurs-evaluate-potential-partners-carefully" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/restaurant-entrepreneurs-evaluate-potential-partners-carefully#comments Finance Opinions Tue, 12 May 2015 13:00:00 +0000 133351 at http://nrn.com Sustainable scheduling issues may hit restaurant industry http://nrn.com/hr-training/sustainable-scheduling-spills-over-restaurant-industry <div class="field-deck"> “Fair work week” efforts a problem for retail, soon a problem for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Fair work week” efforts a problem for retail, soon a problem for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/hr-training/sustainable-scheduling-spills-over-restaurant-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/sustainable-scheduling-spills-over-restaurant-industry#comments H.R. & Training Government Opinions Mon, 11 May 2015 15:43:00 +0000 133331 at http://nrn.com Menu labeling: How accurate does nutrition information need to be? http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/menu-labeling-how-accurate-does-nutrition-information-need-be <div class="field-deck"> Part two of a six-part series examining the FDA's menu labeling requirements </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Part two of a six-part series examining the FDA's menu labeling requirements</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/menu-labeling-how-accurate-does-nutrition-information-need-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/menu-labeling-how-accurate-does-nutrition-information-need-be#comments Healthy Dining Government Opinions Health & Nutrition Mon, 04 May 2015 16:22:00 +0000 132661 at http://nrn.com <p>Anita Jones-Mueller, MPH</p> Combat activists with their own game plan and get involved http://nrn.com/opinions/combat-activists-their-own-game-plan-and-get-involved <div class="node-body article-body">Some activists demand action now — before conclusive evidence is in</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/combat-activists-their-own-game-plan-and-get-involved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/combat-activists-their-own-game-plan-and-get-involved#comments Government Opinions Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:34:00 +0000 132391 at http://nrn.com Best practices in restaurant employee retention http://nrn.com/sullivision/best-practices-restaurant-employee-retention <div class="node-body article-body">The restaurant business’ perennial black eye (and Achilles heel) is employee churn</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sullivision/best-practices-restaurant-employee-retention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sullivision/best-practices-restaurant-employee-retention#comments H.R. & Training Opinions Sullivision Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:27:00 +0000 132051 at http://nrn.com Understanding menu labeling requirements http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements <div class="field-deck"> Part one of a six-part series examining the FDA's menu labeling requirements </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Make sure your restaurant is ready for the legislation’s Dec. 1 deadline</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements#comments Healthy Dining Government Opinions Health & Nutrition Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0000 131271 at http://nrn.com <p>Anita Jones-Mueller, MPH</p> Restaurant Marketing Watch: 4/20 becomes unofficial day of the munchies http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-420-becomes-unofficial-day-munchies <div class="field-deck"> Chains tap marijuana references for April 20 promotions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chains tap marijuana references for April 20 promotions</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/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-420-becomes-unofficial-day-munchies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/advertising/restaurant-marketing-watch-420-becomes-unofficial-day-munchies#comments Advertising Social Media Opinions Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:26:00 +0000 131311 at http://nrn.com <p>Carl&#39;s Jr. touted its Mile High Bacon, Egg &amp; Cheese Biscuit on Twitter.</p> Carl's Jr./Twitter Op-Ed: Restaurants need an end to the corn ethanol mandate http://nrn.com/opinions/op-ed-restaurants-need-end-corn-ethanol-mandate <div class="field-byline"> Rob Green </div> <div class="field-deck"> Fluctuations in food commodity prices create challenge for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fluctuations in food commodity prices create challenge for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/op-ed-restaurants-need-end-corn-ethanol-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/op-ed-restaurants-need-end-corn-ethanol-mandate#comments Opinions Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:00:00 +0000 130911 at http://nrn.com <p>Rob Green, Executive Director of National Council of Chain Restaurants</p> Photo: National Council of Chain Restaurants