Finance http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44080/more en Restaurant Finance Watch: Positive August sales bode well for industry http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/restaurant-finance-watch-positive-august-sales-bode-well-industry <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales during the month of August rose between 3.5 percent to 4 percent on average </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales during the month of August rose between 3.5 percent to 4 percent on average</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/same-store-sales/restaurant-finance-watch-positive-august-sales-bode-well-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/restaurant-finance-watch-positive-august-sales-bode-well-industry#comments Consumer Trends Same-store sales Registration Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:33:00 +0000 116131 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Hitting expectations after financing is critical to success http://nrn.com/finance/hitting-expectations-after-financing-critical-success <div class="field-deck"> How the quarter following a financing can impact a restaurant's future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How the quarter following a financing can impact a restaurant's future</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/hitting-expectations-after-financing-critical-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/hitting-expectations-after-financing-critical-success#comments Finance Opinions Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:48:00 +0000 109511 at http://nrn.com Peter Piper plans franchise growth amid sale discussions http://nrn.com/franchising/peter-piper-plans-franchise-growth-amid-sale-discussions <div class="field-deck"> CEO Charles Bruce confirms published reports that chain will go on auction block </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Charles Bruce confirms published reports that chain will go on auction block</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/peter-piper-plans-franchise-growth-amid-sale-discussions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/peter-piper-plans-franchise-growth-amid-sale-discussions#comments Franchising Family Dining Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:12:00 +0000 116081 at http://nrn.com Meet the Masters: 25 Years of Excellence http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/meet-masters-25-years-excellence <div class="node-body article-body">Michael Chiarello, Barbara Lynch, Danny Meyer and Jonathan Waxman on lessons learned. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/meet-masters-25-years-excellence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/meet-masters-25-years-excellence#comments Finance American Express Operations Sponsored Content Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:45:00 +0000 116071 at http://nrn.com Report: Restaurant same-store sales up 2.9% in August http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-sales-rise-average-29-august <div class="field-deck"> Industry traffic continues to remain lackluster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry traffic remains lackluster</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-sales-rise-average-29-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-sales-rise-average-29-august#comments MillerPulse Latest Headlines Same-store sales Registration Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:37:00 +0000 116061 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Burger King: North American same-store sales rise 3.7% http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/burger-king-north-american-same-store-sales-rise-37 <div class="field-deck"> Results in stark contrast to competitor McDonald's negative results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analyst praises master franchisee development approach to expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/burger-king-north-american-same-store-sales-rise-37" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/burger-king-north-american-same-store-sales-rise-37#comments Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Burger King Tim Hortons Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:27:00 +0000 116041 at http://nrn.com Report: Jimmy John's exploring sale http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale <div class="field-deck"> Sandwich operator hires investment bank North Point Advisors, Reuters reports </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sandwich operator hires investment bank North Point Advisors, Reuters reports</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/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Jimmy John's Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:10:00 +0000 116011 at http://nrn.com Darden to Starboard: Olive Garden revamp underway http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-starboard-olive-garden-revamp-underway <div class="node-body article-body">Activist investor’s report suggests detailed operational changes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-starboard-olive-garden-revamp-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-starboard-olive-garden-revamp-underway#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Operations Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:54:00 +0000 116001 at http://nrn.com Darden swings to net loss in 1Q http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-swings-net-loss-1q <div class="field-deck"> Results include special items related to the sale of Red Lobster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Results include special items related to the sale of Red Lobster</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-swings-net-loss-1q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/darden-swings-net-loss-1q#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Olive Garden Red Lobster Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:20:00 +0000 115951 at http://nrn.com McDonald's same-store sales paint gloomy picture http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonalds-same-store-sales-paint-gloomy-picture <div class="field-deck"> The quick-service chain's global systemwide results have followed a downward trend over the past 12 months </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Global systemwide results on downward trend over past 12 months</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonalds-same-store-sales-paint-gloomy-picture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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