Finance http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44080/more en Carrols Restaurant Group to acquire 64 Burger King units http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/carrols-restaurant-group-acquire-64-burger-king-units <div class="field-deck"> Chain’s largest franchisee to buy restaurants from Heartland Food </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain’s largest franchisee to buy restaurants from Heartland Food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/carrols-restaurant-group-acquire-64-burger-king-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/carrols-restaurant-group-acquire-64-burger-king-units#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Burger King Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:09:00 +0000 114801 at http://nrn.com Global Franchise Group acquires Hot Dog on a Stick http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/global-franchise-group-acquires-hot-dog-stick <div class="field-deck"> Firm acquires chain out of bankruptcy, plans for growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Firm acquires chain out of bankruptcy, plans for growth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/global-franchise-group-acquires-hot-dog-stick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/global-franchise-group-acquires-hot-dog-stick#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:23:00 +0000 114721 at http://nrn.com Popeyes names new CFO following strong 2Q http://nrn.com/finance/popeyes-names-new-cfo-following-strong-2q <div class="node-body article-body">The chain continues to steal market share in the quick-service chicken space</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/popeyes-names-new-cfo-following-strong-2q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/popeyes-names-new-cfo-following-strong-2q#comments Finance Latest Headlines People Quick Service Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:42:00 +0000 114701 at http://nrn.com Popeyes 2Q same-store sales rise http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/popeyes-2q-same-store-sales-rise <div class="field-deck"> Net income fell due to costs associated with executive transitions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Net income fell due to costs associated with executive transitions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/popeyes-2q-same-store-sales-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/popeyes-2q-same-store-sales-rise#comments Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:43:00 +0000 114601 at http://nrn.com Digital menu boards help restaurants boost sales http://nrn.com/technology/digital-menu-boards-help-restaurants-boost-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Operators report a good return on investment after installing the new technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/digital-menu-boards-help-restaurants-boost-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/digital-menu-boards-help-restaurants-boost-sales#comments Marketing Same-store sales Technology Registration Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:49:00 +0000 114461 at http://nrn.com <p>Slim Chickens has digital menu boards near its order counter.</p> Diner Loyalty in the Digital Age http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/diner-loyalty-digital-age <div class="node-body article-body">Loyalty programs exploded with the rise of apps—but do they build loyalty? And what’s the downside?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/diner-loyalty-digital-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/diner-loyalty-digital-age#comments Finance American Express Operations Sponsored Content Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:45:00 +0000 114351 at http://nrn.com Report: Restaurant industry traffic inches into positive territory http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-industry-traffic-inches-positive-territory <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales rose 3 percent industrywide during the month of July </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales rose 3 percent industrywide during the month of July</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-industry-traffic-inches-positive-territory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/millerpulse/report-restaurant-industry-traffic-inches-positive-territory#comments MillerPulse Latest Headlines Same-store sales Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:56:00 +0000 114251 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Pizza Hut franchisee's 2Q same-store sales fall 5.6% http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/pizza-hut-franchisees-2q-same-store-sales-fall-56 <div class="field-deck"> Franchisor’s ads, digital efforts will help, NPC International Inc. executives say </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Franchisor’s ads, digital efforts will help, NPC International Inc. executives say</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/pizza-hut-franchisees-2q-same-store-sales-fall-56" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/pizza-hut-franchisees-2q-same-store-sales-fall-56#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Pizza Hut Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:45:00 +0000 114231 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Finance Watch: Shake Shack reportedly considering IPO http://nrn.com/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo <div class="field-deck"> Concept joins better-burger player Habit Burger Grill as possible IPO contender </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Concept joins better-burger player Habit Burger Grill as possible IPO contender</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/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/markets/restaurant-finance-watch-shake-shack-reportedly-considering-ipo#comments Corporate News Markets Fast Casual Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:02:00 +0000 114201 at http://nrn.com <p>Shake Shack&#39;s &quot;mother ship&quot; location in New York&#39;s Madison Square Park</p> The Tipping Point: How Gratuities Are Changing http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/tipping-point-how-gratuities-are-changing <div class="node-body article-body">FSR and LSR service models are evolving; lines are blurring. How is this affecting customers’ tips?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/tipping-point-how-gratuities-are-changing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/tipping-point-how-gratuities-are-changing#comments Finance American Express Operations Sponsored Content Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:45:00 +0000 114081 at http://nrn.com