Corporate http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44070/more en Fuddruckers opens first unit in South America http://nrn.com/operations/fuddruckers-opens-first-unit-south-america <div class="field-deck"> Casual-dining burger chain debuts in Santiago, Chile </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Casual-dining burger chain debuts in Santiago, Chile</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/fuddruckers-opens-first-unit-south-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/fuddruckers-opens-first-unit-south-america#comments Casual Dining Corporate Latest Headlines Operations Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:54:00 +0000 121631 at http://nrn.com First Watch acquires fast-casual Bread & Company http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company <div class="field-deck"> Purchase of concept marks new territory for full-service breakfast chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Purchase of concept marks new territory for full-service breakfast chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/first-watch-acquires-fast-casual-bread-company#comments Corporate Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:20:00 +0000 121621 at http://nrn.com Photo courtesy of First Watch Amazon tests restaurant delivery service http://nrn.com/technology/amazon-tests-restaurant-delivery-service <div class="field-deck"> Customers in Seattle can order, pay through existing accounts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Customers in Seattle can order, pay through existing accounts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/amazon-tests-restaurant-delivery-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/amazon-tests-restaurant-delivery-service#comments Corporate Latest Headlines Technology Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:18:00 +0000 121381 at http://nrn.com Amazon.com Takeout & Delivery screen capture Starbucks: Mobile, food sales to drive growth http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-mobile-food-sales-drive-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Company will also expand premium coffee line, dayparts as part of five-year plan</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-mobile-food-sales-drive-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/starbucks-mobile-food-sales-drive-growth#comments Corporate Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:42:00 +0000 121201 at http://nrn.com Photo courtesy of Starbucks Taco Bell to go global http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-go-global <div class="field-deck"> Leadership changes spur a plan to open 1,300 restaurants overseas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leadership changes spur a plan to open 1,300 restaurants overseas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-go-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/taco-bell/taco-bell-go-global#comments Corporate Latest Headlines Same-store sales Operations Taco Bell Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:08:00 +0000 121111 at http://nrn.com <p>New Taco Bell unit in Sheffield, England</p> Photo courtesy of Taco Bell Pie Five evolves as fast-casual pizza matures http://nrn.com/fast-casual/pie-five-evolves-fast-casual-pizza-matures <div class="field-deck"> Randy Gier, CEO of parent Pizza Inn, discusses changes at the concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Randy Gier, CEO of parent Pizza Inn, discusses changes at the concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/pie-five-evolves-fast-casual-pizza-matures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/pie-five-evolves-fast-casual-pizza-matures#comments Corporate Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 120931 at http://nrn.com <p>Randy Gier, chief executive of Pizza Inn Holdings (Pie Five Pizza parent)</p> Pie Five Pizza Hard Rock names new COO of corporate cafes http://nrn.com/people/hard-rock-names-new-coo-corporate-cafes <div class="field-deck"> Michael Beacham moves from franchise side to oversee growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Michael Beacham moves from franchise side to oversee growth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/hard-rock-names-new-coo-corporate-cafes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/hard-rock-names-new-coo-corporate-cafes#comments Casual Dining Corporate Latest Headlines People Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:42:00 +0000 120951 at http://nrn.com <p>Michael Beacham, new senior vice president and COO</p> Hard Rock Huddle House returns to positive performance http://nrn.com/family-dining/huddle-house-returns-positive-performance <div class="field-deck"> CEO Michael Abt talks remodeling, marketing and menu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Michael Abt talks remodeling, marketing and menu</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/family-dining/huddle-house-returns-positive-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/family-dining/huddle-house-returns-positive-performance#comments Finance Corporate Corporate News Family Dining Latest Headlines Tue, 02 Dec 2014 15:18:00 +0000 120861 at http://nrn.com <p>Michael Abt, chief executive</p> Huddle House McAlister’s Deli names Carin Stutz president http://nrn.com/people/mcalister-s-deli-names-carin-stutz-president <div class="field-deck"> Former Così CEO succeeds Frank Paci </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Former Così CEO succeeds Frank Paci</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/mcalister-s-deli-names-carin-stutz-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/mcalister-s-deli-names-carin-stutz-president#comments Corporate McAlister's Deli Latest Headlines People Mon, 01 Dec 2014 21:10:00 +0000 120821 at http://nrn.com <p>Carin Stutz, president of McAlister&#39;s Deli</p> Photo courtesy of McAlister's Deli Popeyes gets an activist http://nrn.com/blog/popeyes-gets-activist <div class="node-body blog-body">Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is the latest restaurant chain to get an activist investor. Red Mountain Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based firm, has taken a 5.1-percent position in the chicken concept.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/popeyes-gets-activist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/popeyes-gets-activist#comments Corporate Corporate News Quick Service Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:54:00 +0000 120251 at http://nrn.com