Finance http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44080/more en Potbelly 1Q profit rises on same-store sales gains http://nrn.com/corporate-news/potbelly-1q-profit-rises-same-store-sales-gains <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales grew 3.7 percent at company-operated restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales grew 3.7 percent at company-operated restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/potbelly-1q-profit-rises-same-store-sales-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/potbelly-1q-profit-rises-same-store-sales-gains#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Tue, 03 May 2016 20:30:00 +0000 165081 at http://nrn.com KBP Foods acquires 91 KFC, Taco Bell restaurants http://nrn.com/franchising/kbp-foods-acquires-91-kfc-taco-bell-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Yum! Brands franchisee now operates 361 locations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yum! Brands franchisee now operates 361 locations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/kbp-foods-acquires-91-kfc-taco-bell-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/kbp-foods-acquires-91-kfc-taco-bell-restaurants#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service KFC Taco Bell Tue, 03 May 2016 18:55:00 +0000 165061 at http://nrn.com McDonald's is testing garlic fries http://nrn.com/blog/mcdonalds-testing-garlic-fries <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: “Gilroy Garlic Fries” shows McDonald’s is working more on more local sourcing.</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/mcdonalds-testing-garlic-fries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/mcdonalds-testing-garlic-fries#comments Same-store sales Food Trends Quick Service McDonald's On the Margin Tue, 03 May 2016 16:17:00 +0000 165011 at http://nrn.com 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 Denny’s expects benefit from brand revitalization program http://nrn.com/dennys/denny-s-expects-benefit-brand-revitalization-program <div class="field-deck"> Family-dining chain’s profit increased 16.6 percent in first quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Family-dining chain’s profit increased 16.6 percent in first quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/dennys/denny-s-expects-benefit-brand-revitalization-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/dennys/denny-s-expects-benefit-brand-revitalization-program#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines Same-store sales Denny's Mon, 02 May 2016 20:51:00 +0000 164951 at http://nrn.com Del Taco 1Q same-store sales rise despite traffic decline http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-1q-same-store-sales-rise-despite-traffic-decline <div class="field-deck"> Brand has been evolving to offer more premium menu items </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brand has been evolving to offer more premium menu items</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-1q-same-store-sales-rise-despite-traffic-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-1q-same-store-sales-rise-despite-traffic-decline#comments Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Del Taco Mon, 02 May 2016 20:46:00 +0000 164941 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 Report: March same-store sales stall on traffic slowdown http://nrn.com/rpi/report-march-same-store-sales-stall-traffic-slowdown <div class="field-deck"> NRA Restaurant Performance Index falls to 100.7 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRA Restaurant Performance Index falls to 100.7</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/rpi/report-march-same-store-sales-stall-traffic-slowdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/rpi/report-march-same-store-sales-stall-traffic-slowdown#comments Latest Headlines NRA RPI Same-store sales Mon, 02 May 2016 18:04:00 +0000 164881 at http://nrn.com The unexpected impact of gas prices on the restaurant industry http://nrn.com/opinions/unexpected-impact-gas-prices-restaurant-industry <div class="field-byline"> Sebastián Fernández </div> <div class="field-deck"> What operators should know as the cost of gas fluctuates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What operators should know as the cost of gas fluctuates</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/unexpected-impact-gas-prices-restaurant-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/unexpected-impact-gas-prices-restaurant-industry#comments Finance Consumer Trends Opinions Quick Service Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:32:00 +0000 164761 at http://nrn.com Photo illustration by Miguel Villagran/Getty Images New York’s minimum wage hits Domino’s http://nrn.com/blog/new-york-s-minimum-wage-hits-domino-s <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Pizza chain’s CEO says higher wages generally drive efficiency</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/new-york-s-minimum-wage-hits-domino-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/new-york-s-minimum-wage-hits-domino-s#comments Corporate News Government Markets Quick Service Domino's Pizza On the Margin Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:16:00 +0000 164751 at http://nrn.com