Casual Dining http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44074/more en Bloomin’ Brands to double digital staff http://nrn.com/technology/bloomin-brands-double-digital-staff <div class="node-body article-body">Outback operator developing smartphone app, testing tabletop tablets</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/bloomin-brands-double-digital-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/bloomin-brands-double-digital-staff#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Technology Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:05:00 +0000 122341 at http://nrn.com Darden exploring options for real estate http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-exploring-options-real-estate <div class="node-body article-body">Franchising could also be in the future as Starboard takes control</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-exploring-options-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-exploring-options-real-estate#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Operations Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:49:00 +0000 122231 at http://nrn.com Ruby Tuesday loses momentum in 2Q http://nrn.com/operations/ruby-tuesday-loses-momentum-2q <div class="field-deck"> Worse-than-expected same-store sales fall 1%, traffic falls 1.3% </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Worse-than-expected same-store sales fall 1%, traffic falls 1.3%</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/ruby-tuesday-loses-momentum-2q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/ruby-tuesday-loses-momentum-2q#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Operations Ruby Tuesday Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:00:00 +0000 122081 at http://nrn.com Darden takes a loss in 2Q http://nrn.com/finance/darden-takes-loss <div class="field-deck"> One-time items take a bite out of profits </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One-time items take a bite out of profits</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/darden-takes-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/darden-takes-loss#comments Finance Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:21:00 +0000 122021 at http://nrn.com Outback to take lunch business national http://nrn.com/casual-dining/outback-take-lunch-business-national <div class="node-body article-body">Bloomin’ Brands to drive awareness for lunch effort with marketing campaign</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/outback-take-lunch-business-national" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/outback-take-lunch-business-national#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Outback Steakhouse Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:14:00 +0000 122011 at http://nrn.com 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 76-year-old Wintzell’s Oyster House modernizes http://nrn.com/social-media/76-year-old-wintzell-s-oyster-house-modernizes <div class="field-deck"> Seafood institution embraces social media to promote brand legacy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seafood institution embraces social media to promote brand legacy</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/social-media/76-year-old-wintzell-s-oyster-house-modernizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/social-media/76-year-old-wintzell-s-oyster-house-modernizes#comments Casual Dining Social Media Latest Headlines Technology Seafood Trends Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:15:00 +0000 121591 at http://nrn.com <p>Monique &quot;Miss Pinky&quot; Scott has been on the restaurant&#39;s wait staff for 11 years.</p> Ron Ruggless Unwrapping seasonal beverage sales http://nrn.com/coffee-trends/unwrapping-seasonal-beverage-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Operators launch flavorful coffee and tea offerings to ring in holiday business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/coffee-trends/unwrapping-seasonal-beverage-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/coffee-trends/unwrapping-seasonal-beverage-sales#comments Casual Dining Coffee Trends Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Sponsored Content Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:00:00 +0000 120851 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Finance Watch: Starboard's Jeff Smith upends activist investor game http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-starboards-jeff-smith-upends-activist-investor-game <div class="field-deck"> Activist's victory in Darden proxy fight sends shockwaves through corporate America </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Activist's victory in Darden proxy fight sends shockwaves through corporate America</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-starboards-jeff-smith-upends-activist-investor-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-starboards-jeff-smith-upends-activist-investor-game#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Opinions People Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:49:00 +0000 121291 at http://nrn.com Eureka to debut first Texas restaurant http://nrn.com/casual-dining/eureka-debut-first-texas-restaurant <div class="field-deck"> California-based operator to open first of several locations in state </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California-based operator to open first of several locations in state</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/eureka-debut-first-texas-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/eureka-debut-first-texas-restaurant#comments Casual Dining Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Operations Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:48:00 +0000 121211 at http://nrn.com <p>A.J. McCloud, Eureka&#39;s culinary director</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless