Casual Dining http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44074/more en Bravo Brio works to boost traffic after 1Q sales drop http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bravo-brio-works-boost-traffic-after-1q-sales-drop <div class="field-deck"> Company hopes limited-time offers will get customers in the door </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company hopes limited-time offers will get customers in the door</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bravo-brio-works-boost-traffic-after-1q-sales-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bravo-brio-works-boost-traffic-after-1q-sales-drop#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Same-store sales Food Trends Operations Tue, 03 May 2016 15:41:00 +0000 165001 at http://nrn.com Texas Roadhouse 1Q sales rise as food costs fall http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/texas-roadhouse-1q-sales-rise-food-costs-fall <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales rise 4.6 percent at company-owned restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales rise 4.6 percent at company-owned restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/texas-roadhouse-1q-sales-rise-food-costs-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/texas-roadhouse-1q-sales-rise-food-costs-fall#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Same-store sales Texas Roadhouse Mon, 02 May 2016 20:21:00 +0000 164911 at http://nrn.com Texas Roadhouse Red Robin names Carin Stutz COO http://nrn.com/people/red-robin-names-carin-stutz-coo <div class="field-deck"> Stutz joins the chain from McAlister's Deli </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stutz joins the chain from McAlister's Deli</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/red-robin-names-carin-stutz-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/red-robin-names-carin-stutz-coo#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines People Red Robin Gourmet Burgers & Spirits Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:18:00 +0000 164781 at http://nrn.com <div class="image-description"> <p>Carin Stutz</p> </div> Photo courtesy of McAlister's Deli Lower beef prices boost Ruth’s 1Q profit http://nrn.com/casual-dining/lower-beef-prices-boost-ruth-s-1q-profit <div class="field-deck"> Steakhouse operator reports 4.6-percent decline in beef costs during the quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Steakhouse operator reports 4.6-percent decline in beef costs during the quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/lower-beef-prices-boost-ruth-s-1q-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/lower-beef-prices-boost-ruth-s-1q-profit#comments Casual Dining Commodities Latest Headlines Ruth's Chris Steak House Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:57:00 +0000 164591 at http://nrn.com Pacific Catch captures significant private-equity investment http://nrn.com/finance/pacific-catch-captures-significant-private-equity-investment <div class="field-deck"> Brentwood Associates plans to grow polished-casual seafood chain in new markets </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brentwood Associates plans to grow polished-casual seafood chain in new markets</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/pacific-catch-captures-significant-private-equity-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/pacific-catch-captures-significant-private-equity-investment#comments Finance Casual Dining Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Wed, 27 Apr 2016 17:21:00 +0000 164421 at http://nrn.com Pacific Catch Buffalo Wild Wings stock plunges after lowered expectations http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-stock-plunges-after-lowered-expectations <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales fall 1.7 percent in first quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales fall 1.7 percent in first quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-stock-plunges-after-lowered-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-stock-plunges-after-lowered-expectations#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:46:00 +0000 164351 at http://nrn.com Buffalo Wild Wings Bloomin’ Brands works to rebuild sales http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bloomin-brands-works-rebuild-sales <div class="field-deck"> Operator focuses on food and remodeling at Outback Steakhouse and Carrabba’s </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator focuses on food and remodeling at Outback Steakhouse and Carrabba’s</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bloomin-brands-works-rebuild-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bloomin-brands-works-rebuild-sales#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Same-store sales Carrabba's Italian Grill Outback Steakhouse Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:46:00 +0000 164321 at http://nrn.com Which restaurant chains score high on social media? http://nrn.com/social-media/which-restaurant-chains-score-high-social-media <div class="field-deck"> Data company Engagement Brands ranks quick-service and casual-dining brands </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Data company Engagement Brands ranks quick-service and casual-dining brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/social-media/which-restaurant-chains-score-high-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/social-media/which-restaurant-chains-score-high-social-media#comments Casual Dining Social Media Latest Headlines Quick Service Registration Mon, 25 Apr 2016 19:01:00 +0000 164191 at http://nrn.com Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Could higher minimum wages help casual dining? http://nrn.com/blog/could-higher-minimum-wages-help-casual-dining <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Higher labor costs could reduce gap between quick service and some casual-dining prices</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/margin">On the Margin</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/could-higher-minimum-wages-help-casual-dining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/could-higher-minimum-wages-help-casual-dining#comments Casual Dining H.R. & Training Corporate News Government Quick Service On the Margin Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:16:00 +0000 164071 at http://nrn.com TravelCenters completes acquisition of Quaker Steak & Lube http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/travelcenters-completes-acquisition-quaker-steak-lube <div class="field-deck"> Deal gives truck-stop company its first standalone restaurant brand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deal gives truck-stop company its first standalone restaurant brand</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/travelcenters-completes-acquisition-quaker-steak-lube" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/travelcenters-completes-acquisition-quaker-steak-lube#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Onsite Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:48:00 +0000 163961 at http://nrn.com