Finance http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44080/more en Ruth’s 4Q profits rise on higher sales, lower costs http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruth-s-4q-profits-rise-higher-sales-lower-costs <div class="field-deck"> Beef costs ease for steak chain and are expected to fall again in 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef costs ease for steak chain and are expected to fall again in 2016</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruth-s-4q-profits-rise-higher-sales-lower-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ruth-s-4q-profits-rise-higher-sales-lower-costs#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:19:00 +0000 158071 at http://nrn.com Panda Express parent invests in Just Salad, YakiYan and Ippudo http://nrn.com/finance/panda-express-parent-invests-just-salad-yakiyan-and-ippudo <div class="field-deck"> Panda Restaurant Group builds investment portfolio </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Panda Restaurant Group builds investment portfolio</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/panda-express-parent-invests-just-salad-yakiyan-and-ippudo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/panda-express-parent-invests-just-salad-yakiyan-and-ippudo#comments Finance Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:34:00 +0000 157991 at http://nrn.com Just Salad Report: Restaurant same-store sales dip negative in January http://nrn.com/black-box/report-restaurant-same-store-sales-dip-negative-january <div class="field-deck"> Industry battles weather, economic uncertainty </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry battles weather, economic uncertainty</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/black-box/report-restaurant-same-store-sales-dip-negative-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/black-box/report-restaurant-same-store-sales-dip-negative-january#comments Black Box Latest Headlines Same-store sales Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:36:00 +0000 157981 at http://nrn.com Sun Capital buys HuHot franchisee http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/sun-capital-buys-huhot-franchisee <div class="field-deck"> Deal for 21-unit CCW LLC marks private-equity group’s entry into franchisee ownership </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deal for 21-unit CCW LLC marks private-equity group’s entry into franchisee ownership</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/sun-capital-buys-huhot-franchisee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/sun-capital-buys-huhot-franchisee#comments Franchising Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:28:00 +0000 157951 at http://nrn.com Rave Restaurant Group widens loss in 2Q http://nrn.com/finance/rave-restaurant-group-widens-loss-2q <div class="field-deck"> Pie Five sales slower than expected in some markets, CEO says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pie Five sales slower than expected in some markets, CEO says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/rave-restaurant-group-widens-loss-2q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/rave-restaurant-group-widens-loss-2q#comments Finance Family Dining Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:02:00 +0000 157941 at http://nrn.com Investors have little love for quick-service stocks http://nrn.com/blog/investors-have-little-love-quick-service-stocks <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Wendy’s down 13 percent since Tuesday despite strong earnings, and here’s why</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/investors-have-little-love-quick-service-stocks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/investors-have-little-love-quick-service-stocks#comments Markets Quick Service On the Margin Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:31:00 +0000 157891 at http://nrn.com Buffalo Wild Wings looks to grow R Taco http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-looks-grow-r-taco <div class="field-deck"> Street-style concept expanding franchise program </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Street-style concept expanding franchise program</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-looks-grow-r-taco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-looks-grow-r-taco#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Quick Service Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:45:00 +0000 157731 at http://nrn.com US Foods files IPO http://nrn.com/corporate-news/us-foods-files-ipo <div class="field-deck"> Supplier’s move comes 8 months after Sysco merger failed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Supplier’s move comes 8 months after Sysco merger failed</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/us-foods-files-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/us-foods-files-ipo#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Supplier Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:11:00 +0000 157701 at http://nrn.com Panera 4Q same-store sales rise 2.3% http://nrn.com/finance/panera-4q-same-store-sales-rise-23 <div class="field-deck"> Bakery-café chain’s same-store sales continue to accelerate in first quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bakery-café chain’s same-store sales continue to accelerate in first quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/panera-4q-same-store-sales-rise-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/panera-4q-same-store-sales-rise-23#comments Finance Fast Casual Latest Headlines Panera Bread Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:29:00 +0000 157671 at http://nrn.com Wendy’s grows 4Q same-store sales with operational improvements http://nrn.com/finance/wendy-s-grows-4q-same-store-sales-operational-improvements <div class="field-deck"> Revenue declines as refranchising continues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Revenue declines as refranchising continues</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/wendy-s-grows-4q-same-store-sales-operational-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/wendy-s-grows-4q-same-store-sales-operational-improvements#comments Finance Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:06:00 +0000 157601 at http://nrn.com