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Jul 23, 2014, 17:49 ET
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Kids LiveWell Initiative Marks Third Anniversary with 150 Restaurant Brand Participants

 The National Restaurant Association's groundbreaking Kids LiveWell program is celebrating its three-year anniversary this July, the...

Jul 03, 2014, 12:59 ET
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Restaurant Job Growth Remains Broad-Based and Robust in 2014

 The National Restaurant Association's Chief Economist Bruce Grindy breaks down the latest employment trends.  "The national labor...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:59 ET
Driven by stronger sales and traffic levels and an increasingly optimistic outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association's Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) rose to its highest level in more than two years.  The RPI - a monthly composite index that tracks the health of and outlook for the U.S. restaurant industry - stood at 102.1 in May, the third consecutive monthly gain and strongest reading since March 2012. (PRNewsFoto/National Restaurant Association)

Restaurant Performance Index Rose to its Highest Level in Over Two Years

Driven by stronger sales and traffic levels and an increasingly optimistic outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant...

Jun 17, 2014, 11:28 ET
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National Restaurant Association Launches Improved Restaurant TrendMapper Service

The National Restaurant Association has launched a new and improved version of its Restaurant TrendMapper online subscription service.  The...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:51 ET
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Outlook for Restaurant Job Growth at a 2-Year High

Outlook for Restaurant Job Growth at a 2-Year High /* Style Definitions...

Jun 05, 2014, 10:36 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Partners With Cambro Manufacturing Company To Provide Equipment To In-Need Culinary Programs

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today it has partnered with Cambro Manufacturing Company to provide...

May 30, 2014, 14:15 ET
Fueled by improving same-store sales and customer traffic and a positive outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association's Restaurant Performance Index stood at 101.7 in April, up 0.3 percent from March and the strongest level since May 2013. (PRNewsFoto/National Restaurant Association)

Restaurant Performance Index Gained 0.3 Percent in April as Sales and Customer Traffic Continued to Rise

Fueled by improving same-store sales and customer traffic and a positive outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association's...

May 22, 2014, 14:19 ET
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Restaurants To Add More Than A Half-Million Summer Jobs, According To National Restaurant Association Projections

Restaurants are expected to add 508,000 jobs this summer season, according to National Restaurant Association projections released today.  The...

May 20, 2014, 11:42 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Offers To Partner With Community Colleges Under TAACCCT Program

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today it is available to establish collaborative partnerships with...

May 20, 2014, 09:23 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces 11th Annual James H. Maynard Award Winners

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) and Golden Corral recently presented the James H. Maynard Excellence in...

May 16, 2014, 10:47 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces David R. Parsley Endowed Scholarship Fund For Supply Chain Management

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the David R. Parsley Endowed Scholarship Fund for Supply Chain...

May 08, 2014, 09:22 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Spotlights Career Opportunities In Restaurant Franchises In New "Project Taste Test" Video

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) today released its second Project Taste Test – Servin' Up Successful...

May 06, 2014, 11:26 ET
2014 National ProStart Invitational Winner - First place, Culinary: Simon Sanchez High School in Yigo, Guam. (PRNewsFoto/National Restaurant Association )

High School Students Take Home Top Culinary And Restaurant Management Honors At National ProStart Invitational In Minneapolis

 The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the winners of its 13th annual National ProStart...

Apr 30, 2014, 16:10 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Recognizes Extraordinary Achievement and Leadership in the Restaurant Industry

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) honored its 2014 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity American...

Apr 30, 2014, 12:06 ET
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Restaurant Performance Index Rose to a 10-Month High in March as Sales and Traffic Levels Improved

Driven by stronger same-store sales and customer traffic and a more optimistic outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant...

Apr 23, 2014, 12:12 ET
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High School Students From 46 States, Territories And Department Of Defense Bases Compete For $3.75 Million In Scholarships At The National ProStart Invitational

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) is preparing to host the 13th annual National ProStart Invitational at the Hyatt...

Apr 16, 2014, 10:29 ET
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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Invests In The Restaurant Industry's Future Workforce With Support From The Coca-Cola Company

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today it received a $420,000 donation from The Coca-Cola Company to...

Apr 14, 2014, 15:21 ET
Restaurant sales posted a solid gain in March, and bounced back completely from the recent soft patch.  Eating and drinking place sales totaled $47.3 billion on a seasonally-adjusted basis in March, up 1.1 percent from February’s upward-revised sales volume of $46.8 billion. (PRNewsFoto/National Restaurant Association)

Restaurant Sales Bounced Back in March

 The National Restaurant Association's Chief Economist Bruce Grindy analyzes the latest retail sales figures: "Restaurant sales posted a...

Apr 09, 2014, 13:57 ET
A kid judge taste tests two meals before casting her vote in the National Restaurant Association's Kids LiveWell Recipe Challenge at the McCormick World of Flavors store in Baltimore. (PRNewsFoto/National Restaurant Association)

Second Annual Kids LiveWell Recipe Challenge Celebrates Healthful Kids' Menu Items

 The National Restaurant Association announced today the winners of the second annual Kids LiveWell Recipe Challenge, an initiative showcasing...

Apr 07, 2014, 09:00 ET

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Honors Winners of The Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity Awards

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today its 2014 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity American...

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