Latest Headlines http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44071/more en Seattle’s $15 minimum wage phase-in begins April 1 http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1 <div class="field-deck"> Industry will find a way to adapt, says Washington Restaurant Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry will find a way to adapt, says Washington Restaurant Association</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1#comments Government Latest Headlines Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:48:00 +0000 129611 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurant Finance Watch: Investors pushing McDonald’s on real estate spin-off http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-investors-pushing-mcdonald-s-real-estate-spin <div class="field-deck"> Longtime push has accelerated following a difficult 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Longtime push has accelerated following a difficult 2014</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-investors-pushing-mcdonald-s-real-estate-spin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-investors-pushing-mcdonald-s-real-estate-spin#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:21:00 +0000 129601 at http://nrn.com Waffle House rolls out faster POS http://nrn.com/technology/waffle-house-rolls-out-faster-pos <div class="field-deck"> Chain speeds transaction times to three seconds on average </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain speeds transaction times to three seconds on average</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/waffle-house-rolls-out-faster-pos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/waffle-house-rolls-out-faster-pos#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines Technology Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:36:00 +0000 129591 at http://nrn.com Why chicken wing prices are rising when they should be dropping http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping <div class="field-deck"> More chickens doesn’t necessarily more wing supply for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More chickens doesn’t necessarily more wing supply for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping#comments Commodities Latest Headlines Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:04:00 +0000 129571 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Proxy advisory firms give Biglari a win http://nrn.com/corporate-news/proxy-advisory-firms-give-biglari-win <div class="node-body article-body">Shareholders shouldn’t vote for Biglari Holdings board nominees on either side, says one firm</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/proxy-advisory-firms-give-biglari-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/proxy-advisory-firms-give-biglari-win#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:31:00 +0000 129531 at http://nrn.com Noodles & Company to offer noodle-free options http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/noodles-company-offer-noodle-free-options <div class="field-deck"> New “Buff Bowls” menu items aimed at anti-carb crowd </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New “Buff Bowls” menu items aimed at anti-carb crowd</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/noodles-company-offer-noodle-free-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/noodles-company-offer-noodle-free-options#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Health & Nutrition Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:55:00 +0000 129511 at http://nrn.com <p>The limited-time dishes, called &ldquo;Buff Bowls,&rdquo; replace the noodles with a double portion of vegetables</p> Noodles & Company La Madeleine names John Cahill president http://nrn.com/people/la-madeleine-names-john-cahill-president <div class="field-deck"> Bakery-café chain also appoints Duncan Davis as VP of operations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bakery-café chain also appoints Duncan Davis as VP of operations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/la-madeleine-names-john-cahill-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/la-madeleine-names-john-cahill-president#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines People Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:51:00 +0000 129491 at http://nrn.com San Francisco chef serves up cutting-edge dining experience http://nrn.com/chef-insights/san-francisco-chef-serves-cutting-edge-dining-experience <div class="node-body article-body">David Barzelay says his establishment, Lazy Bear, sells out both seatings every night</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/san-francisco-chef-serves-cutting-edge-dining-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/san-francisco-chef-serves-cutting-edge-dining-experience#comments Chef Insights Latest Headlines Food Trends Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:34:00 +0000 129481 at http://nrn.com <p>Agnolotti of Matsutake</p> Lazy Bear Popeyes launches first mobile app http://nrn.com/technology/popeyes-launches-first-mobile-app <div class="node-body article-body">Chain looks to digital strategy, spice on menu to bring in younger diners</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/popeyes-launches-first-mobile-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/popeyes-launches-first-mobile-app#comments Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:55:00 +0000 129411 at http://nrn.com What the Kraft–Heinz merger means for restaurants http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/what-kraft-heinz-merger-means-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Combined company could ignite more mergers in the foodservice industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Combined company could ignite more mergers in the foodservice industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/what-kraft-heinz-merger-means-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/what-kraft-heinz-merger-means-restaurants#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Supplier Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:44:00 +0000 129391 at http://nrn.com