A pick-up in catering sales and strength in some franchise markets could not completely offset weakness in traffic for barbecue specialist Famous Dave’s of America Inc. in the first quarter, as net income fell 32 percent compared with a year earlier. For the April 1-ended first quarter, Famous Dave’s earned $817,000, or 11 cents per share, compared with $1.2 million, or 14 cents per share, in the first quarter of 2011. Revenue rose 1 percent to $37.5 million, compared with ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.

 

Attention Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!

Already registered? here.