Finance http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44080/more en Despite weak sales, stocks keep surging http://nrn.com/blog/despite-weak-sales-stocks-keep-surging <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Investors bet that industry has hit its low</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/despite-weak-sales-stocks-keep-surging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/despite-weak-sales-stocks-keep-surging#comments Stock Data Sales Trends Quick Service On the Margin Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:12:00 +0000 181751 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo:&nbsp;adrian825/iStock/Thinkstock</p> November restaurant sales remain stagnant http://nrn.com/sales-trends/november-restaurant-sales-remain-stagnant <div class="field-deck"> Operators saw a 1.3% decline in same-store sales </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operators saw a 1.3% decline in same-store sales</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/sales-trends/november-restaurant-sales-remain-stagnant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sales-trends/november-restaurant-sales-remain-stagnant#comments Sales Trends Finance Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:02:00 +0000 181691 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo: alexx60/iStock/Thinkstock</p> Dave & Buster’s bucks casual-dining sales trends http://nrn.com/casual-dining/dave-buster-s-bucks-casual-dining-sales-trends <div class="field-deck"> Company credits differentiated games for 5.9% same-store sales growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company credits differentiated games for 5.9% same-store sales growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/dave-buster-s-bucks-casual-dining-sales-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/dave-buster-s-bucks-casual-dining-sales-trends#comments Casual Dining Sales Trends Registration Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:19:00 +0000 181671 at http://nrn.com Dave & Buster's Armed with another investment, Asian Box expands http://nrn.com/finance/armed-another-investment-asian-box-expands <div class="field-deck"> Vietnamese chain secures another funding round </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Vietnamese chain secures another funding round</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/armed-another-investment-asian-box-expands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/armed-another-investment-asian-box-expands#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Finance News Online Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:07:00 +0000 181591 at http://nrn.com Chipotle, Buffalo Wild Wings: Former darlings feel activist heat http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-buffalo-wild-wings-former-darlings-feel-activist-heat <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Growth chains show fickle nature of the restaurant industry, and Wall Street</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-buffalo-wild-wings-former-darlings-feel-activist-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/chipotle-buffalo-wild-wings-former-darlings-feel-activist-heat#comments Stock Data Mergers & Acquisitions Sales Trends On the Margin Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:24:00 +0000 181571 at http://nrn.com Bob Evans finds strength in breakfast http://nrn.com/finance/bob-evans-finds-strength-breakfast <div class="field-deck"> 2Q same-store sales fall 1.8 percent, but company sees bright spots </div> <div class="node-body article-body">2Q same-store sales fall 1.8 percent, but company sees bright spots </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/bob-evans-finds-strength-breakfast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/bob-evans-finds-strength-breakfast#comments Family Dining Sales Trends Finance Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:18:00 +0000 181511 at http://nrn.com <p>Bob Evans introduced candied bacon in September. Photo: Bob Evans</p> Advisor to review Bob Evans as investors push for BEF Foods sale http://nrn.com/finance/advisor-review-bob-evans-investors-push-bef-foods-sale <div class="field-deck"> Family-dining chain hires J.P. Morgan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Family-dining chain hires J.P. Morgan</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/advisor-review-bob-evans-investors-push-bef-foods-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/advisor-review-bob-evans-investors-push-bef-foods-sale#comments Family Dining Finance Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:50:00 +0000 181461 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo courtesy of Bob Evans</p> McDonald's makes another run at Starbucks http://nrn.com/blog/mcdonalds-makes-another-run-starbucks <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: McDonald's refocusing on its McCafé line, but will it generate traffic?</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/mcdonalds-makes-another-run-starbucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/mcdonalds-makes-another-run-starbucks#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Sales Trends Quick Service On the Margin Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:20:00 +0000 181441 at http://nrn.com Snooze gets a big-name investment http://nrn.com/finance/snooze-gets-big-name-investment <div class="field-deck"> Stripes Group, the Internet-focused investors, puts money into the breakfast chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stripes Group, the Internet-focused investors, puts money into the breakfast chain</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/snooze-gets-big-name-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/snooze-gets-big-name-investment#comments Casual Dining Emerging Chains Family Dining Finance Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:01:00 +0000 181431 at http://nrn.com <p>Stripes Group&#39;s investment in Snooze, an A.M. Eatery, will allow the chain to expand.</p> Wages rise with fewer available workers http://nrn.com/blog/wages-rise-fewer-available-workers <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Restaurants keep adding jobs, and they’re having to pay for it</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/wages-rise-fewer-available-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/wages-rise-fewer-available-workers#comments Workforce Sales Trends On the Margin Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:25:00 +0000 181371 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo: Eyecandy Images/Thinkstock</p>