Tell Your Brand Story Directly to the Industry

Now knowing we will miss another year of coming together in May, Nation’s Restaurant News is here to do what it does best: bring the industry together to facilitate connections that will drive everyone’s business forward!

Though the most challenging days are behind us, it is far from business as usual for suppliers to the restaurant industry. The desire and need to get innovative ideas and solutions in front of operators is greater than ever, and Nation’s Restaurant News provides opportunities to make those connections.

Announcing: The Restaurant Product Pitch Program

Operators are in an every changing state of reinvention and have a constant  desire to view  the latest product innovations that can help their business grow, especially in a concise and easily consumable format.

The Restaurant Product Pitch Program will leverage the reach and power of Nation’s Restaurant News to give suppliers to the restaurant industry a platform to pitch products, ideas or services to an engaged audience of restaurant operators.

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Product Pitch Program Includes:

2-Minute Pitch Video

Collaborate with NRN to create a short video pitch optimized for engagement. This video asset will be yours to use in your own marketing and social efforts.

Turnkey Promotion

Throughout May, your specific pitch will be featured in  dedicated promotions via, in NRN a.m. eNewsletter and on NRN social channels for a total of 200,000 promotional impressions. NRN will also promote the entire program across our multiple media channels throughout the month of May for a total of an additional 500,000 overall impressions.

Ongoing CREATE Exposure

CREATE: The Future of Foodservice offers a unique home for your Restaurant Product Pitch video on a dedicated Restaurant Product Pitch Page with promotional pushes to operators throughout 2021.

The Future of Foodservice is Now!

Restaurant leaders from the largest chains to the most innovative independent will come together to learn from leading thinkers and change makers, discover products and services that will transform foodservice, and connect with like-minded peers forging new paths to advance the industry.

Kicking off with our Digital Dive on March 16, 2021, CREATE will bring relevant content topics to our engaged audience virtually through executive chats, panel discussions and interactive roundtables each month.

For an industry where new solutions are needed, CREATE is more than a community, it is an interactive experience powered by Nation’s Restaurant News that fosters connection and conversation.

Explore our Thought Leadership, Branding, Idea Exchange Roundtables, Menu Improv Innovation, Lead Generation and Live Engagement Sponsorship Opportunities Below:

Restaurant Product Pitch
Generate authentic connection via video conversations
CREATE-ive Conversations
Topic-driven, problem-solving round tables
Lightning Keynotes
Product and solution pitches and information
Ask the Experts LIVE
Real talk, right now, real time
In-Person Event
Meet, eat and celebrate LIVE Oct. 4-6, Denver, CO
Digital Dive
Learn and lead together

Live Digital Events: March – October 2021

CREATE is the only foodservice industry initiative that offers fully integrated solutions for marketers across media, marketing services and digital events.

In-Person Experience: October 4-6, 2021

Sheraton Denver Downtown | Denver, Colorado

The CREATE Experience is a new festival-style, live event for the industry designed to provide insightful presentations, drive meaningful conversations, build new relationships, and showcase foodservice innovations.

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Amplify your message. Showcase your products. Build relationships…

And turn leads into loyalty.