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Fast Casual Industry Council


The Fast Casual Industry Council aims to bring together C-suite leaders from fast casual restaurants to discuss challenges and common concerns. The group advises the National Restaurant Association on how the industry's priority issues would affect fast casual restaurants. It also provides a forum for engagement opportunities and innovative technology.

2017 Innovations in Fast Casual & Pizza Summit

The NRA Show 2017 featured Innovations in Fast Casual & Pizza Summit where attendees heard from those innovating in strategic, market-savvy ways and came away with ideas on how to implement key learnings into their own operations. Here's a sneak peek into one of the sessions:

Mapping the Landscape of Fast Casual and Pizza Trends
Hudson Riehle, SVP, Research & Knowledge, National Restaurant Association
Darren Tristano, Chief Insight Officer, Technomic, A Winsight Company

Contact Laurence Mittelbronn, senior director, member engagement.

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