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The #1 source of business intelligence in the foodservice industry. NRN can bring your marketing message and products to the most influential decision makers in the foodservice industry.

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We Don’t Just Cover the Industry.          We Lead It.

Nation’s Restaurant News is the only independent publication covering and serving the entire foodservice industry. From large chains to the emerging independent restaurants, NRN shares the insights that matter to grow your business.

NRN’s experienced editorial team sheds light on new and best-in-class technology, corporate strategy, marketing, menu, consumer trends and franchising leaders. Leveraging our tight relationships within the restaurant industry, our editors can bring you the real story behind the story like no one else can.

Industry professionals can access Nation’s Restaurant News across all platforms, including, eNewsletters, data products, live events, podcasts, social media and feature-packed magazine issues.

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Nation’s Restaurant News Audience

NRN engages and influences foodservice decision makers as they face unprecedented technological transformation, menu changes, operational costs and workforce challenges.

3.5 M

Points of Contact Made Monthly

91 %

of Audience Involved in Purchasing Decisions

91 %

Consider NRN a Trusted Industry Resource

SOURCES: Nation’s Restaurant News User Survey; Signet AdStudy

Source Nation’s Restaurant News Media Kit

Get the Most Out of Every Impression.

Beyond having the most qualified audience in the industry, our audience is also highly engaged across multiple platforms. Showcase your brand and be top of mind with decision makers and influencers.


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Expert Spotlight

  • Sam Oches
    Sam Oches Editorial Director

    Sam has covered the foodservice industry for over 12 years and is a past president of the International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC).

  • Ron Ruggless
    Ron Ruggless Senior Editor

    Ron covers business trends and topics ranging from real estate to acquisitions for Nation’s Restaurant News and Restaurant Hospitality magazines and their websites. He joined NRN in 1992.

  • Bret Thorn
    Bret Thorn Senior Editor

    Bret Thorn reports on food & beverage trends for Nation’s Restaurant News & Restaurant Hospitality. He joined NRN in 1999. A graduate of Tufts University, Bret is based in Brooklyn.

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