Special Reports

Fast food drive thrus are slowing down as consumers demand premium menus.

It used to be that speed of service was the most important part of the drive thru. But times have changed.

Shake Shack is one quick serve brand that contributes to the anti hunger effort.

Restaurants join the fight against hunger in the U.S.

The top quick service and fast casual restaurant brands in the United States.

The 50 brands setting the pace in the quick-service and fast-casual restaurant industries.

The top quick service and fast casual restaurant brands in the United States.

The 50 brands setting the pace in the quick-service and fast-casual restaurant industries.

The top quick service and fast casual chicken brands in the United States.

The top chicken brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual pizza brands in the United States.

The top pizza and pasta brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual snack brands in the United States.

The top snack brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual sandwich brands in the United States.

The top sandwich brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual seafood brands in the United States.

The top seafood brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual Mexican brands in the United States.

The top Mexican brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual burger brands in the United States.

The top burger brands in quick service.

The top quick service and fast casual Asian brands in the United States.

The top Asian brands in quick service.

Beef farmers are improving their operations to answer demand for sustainability.

Consumer demand for beef is far from disappearing. But rising prices and the desire for more sustainability are forcing the beef industry to evolve.

New fast food brands like Live Basil first start as innovative business ideas.

What it takes in this day and age to develop a new brand, from conception to launch.

National Restaurant Association Show attendees walk the expansive floor.

A rundown of the sights, sounds, and eats at the 2013 NRA Show.

Restaurant operators learn valuable tips at restaurant industry's largest show.

How to get the most out of this year’s show.