Corporate http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44070/more en American Blue Ribbon Holdings names Jeffery Kent CIO http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-holdings-names-jeffery-kent-cio <div class="field-deck"> Kent to oversee IT for several restaurant chains </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kent to oversee IT for several restaurant chains</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-holdings-names-jeffery-kent-cio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-holdings-names-jeffery-kent-cio#comments Casual Dining Corporate Latest Headlines People Mon, 18 May 2015 15:37:00 +0000 134201 at http://nrn.com <p>Jeffery Kent</p> American Blue Ribbon Holdings Restaurant operators reveal what’s ahead for their brands http://nrn.com/http%3A/%252Fnrn.com/corporate/restaurateurs-discuss-their-remaining-2015-plans <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restaurant operators tell NRN what they are excited about for their business for the remainder of 2015 </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/http%3A/%252Fnrn.com/corporate/restaurateurs-discuss-their-remaining-2015-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/http%3A/%252Fnrn.com/corporate/restaurateurs-discuss-their-remaining-2015-plans#comments Corporate NRA Show Operations Thu, 07 May 2015 11:30:00 +0000 132291 at http://nrn.com Firehouse Subs readies Cold Hero platform http://nrn.com/firehouse-subs/firehouse-subs-readies-cold-hero-platform <div class="field-deck"> Hot-sandwich brand seeks to broaden market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hot-sandwich brand seeks to broaden market</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/firehouse-subs/firehouse-subs-readies-cold-hero-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/firehouse-subs/firehouse-subs-readies-cold-hero-platform#comments Corporate Firehouse Subs Fast Casual Latest Headlines Food Trends Wed, 06 May 2015 18:33:00 +0000 133011 at http://nrn.com <p>New Sicilian Cold Deli Hero, featuring cappicola, ham, salami and pepperoni with Provolone, sweet and cherry peppers, lettuce, tomato, onions, mayonnaise, spicy mustard and Italian dressing.</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless McDonald’s aims to save $300M annually through reorganization http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization <div class="field-deck"> Company to sell 3,500 restaurants to franchisees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company to sell 3,500 restaurants to franchisees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization#comments Corporate Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 04 May 2015 11:21:00 +0000 132631 at http://nrn.com Photo: Getty Images KBP Foods completes management buyout http://nrn.com/corporate-news/kbp-foods-completes-management-buyout <div class="node-body article-body">KFC franchisee aims to double business in five years</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/kbp-foods-completes-management-buyout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/kbp-foods-completes-management-buyout#comments Corporate Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Tue, 28 Apr 2015 20:01:00 +0000 132181 at http://nrn.com <p>Michael Kulp, CEO of KBP Foods Inc.</p> Giordano’s CEO discusses return to growth http://nrn.com/corporate/giordano-s-ceo-discusses-return-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Chicago-style pizza chain receives $51 million financing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/giordano-s-ceo-discusses-return-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/giordano-s-ceo-discusses-return-growth#comments Corporate Corporate News People Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:34:00 +0000 130001 at http://nrn.com Tavistock moves Freebirds headquarters to Texas http://nrn.com/corporate/tavistock-moves-freebirds-headquarters-texas <div class="field-deck"> Company also promotes senior VP of operations Bobby Shaw to COO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company also promotes senior VP of operations Bobby Shaw to COO</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/tavistock-moves-freebirds-headquarters-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/tavistock-moves-freebirds-headquarters-texas#comments Corporate Fast Casual Latest Headlines Operations Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:45:00 +0000 129781 at http://nrn.com <p>Freebirds World Burrito COO Bobby Shaw</p> Photo: Freebirds World Burrito Romano’s Macaroni Grill buyer banks on fast casual http://nrn.com/corporate/romano-s-macaroni-grill-buyer-banks-fast-casual <div class="field-deck"> Forthcoming CEO John Gilbert sees strong future with Romano’s Kitchen Counter platform </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forthcoming CEO John Gilbert sees strong future with Romano’s Kitchen Counter platform</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/romano-s-macaroni-grill-buyer-banks-fast-casual" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/romano-s-macaroni-grill-buyer-banks-fast-casual#comments Casual Dining Corporate Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:03:00 +0000 128301 at http://nrn.com <p>John F. Gilbert III</p> Photo courtesy of Romano's Macaroni Grill Report: Winter storms take toll on Boston restaurant, bar sales http://nrn.com/corporate/report-winter-storms-take-toll-boston-restaurant-bar-sales <div class="field-deck"> Sales fall 1.2 percent in January and February, First Data finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sales fall 1.2 percent in January and February, First Data finds</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/report-winter-storms-take-toll-boston-restaurant-bar-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/report-winter-storms-take-toll-boston-restaurant-bar-sales#comments Finance Corporate Latest Headlines Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:25:00 +0000 128271 at http://nrn.com <p>Snow covers downtown Boston in February. Sales at restaurants and bars in the city fell 1.2 percent in January and February, as the area was pounded by a series of snowstorms.</p> Getty Images Top Round Roast Beef, 800 Degrees to accelerate growth http://nrn.com/franchising/top-round-roast-beef-800-degrees-accelerate-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Founder Anthony Carron talks franchising for emerging concepts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/top-round-roast-beef-800-degrees-accelerate-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/top-round-roast-beef-800-degrees-accelerate-growth#comments Corporate Franchising Emerging Chains Fast Casual Quick Service Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:16:00 +0000 128221 at http://nrn.com <p>Top Round Roast Beef&#39;s retro design harkens back to the early days of fast-food chains.</p> Photo courtesy of Top Round Roast Beef