Corporate News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44084/more en Ignite overhauls executive team http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ignite-overhauls-executive-team <div class="field-deck"> Company makes move to be “leaner, more efficient” after Romano’s Macaroni Grill sale </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company makes move to be “leaner, more efficient” after Romano’s Macaroni Grill sale</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ignite-overhauls-executive-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ignite-overhauls-executive-team#comments Casual Dining Joe's Crab Shack Corporate News Latest Headlines Romano's Macaroni Grill Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:53:00 +0000 131241 at http://nrn.com Post Darden, restaurants more receptive to activists http://nrn.com/blog/post-darden-restaurants-more-receptive-activists <div class="node-body blog-body">Recent announcements by Panera, Jamba Juice show restaurants taking a more conciliatory tone with activists</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/post-darden-restaurants-more-receptive-activists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/post-darden-restaurants-more-receptive-activists#comments Corporate News Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:21:00 +0000 131221 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Finance Watch: The season of high expectations http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-season-high-expectations <div class="field-deck"> With stocks trading at record valuations, earnings reports must be perfect </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With stocks trading at record valuations, earnings reports must be perfect</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/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-season-high-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-season-high-expectations#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:10:00 +0000 131231 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Panera to increase share buybacks after ‘dialogue’ with activist investor http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-increase-share-buybacks-after-dialogue-activist-investor <div class="field-deck"> Operator also reports progress on refranchising plan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator also reports progress on refranchising plan</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-increase-share-buybacks-after-dialogue-activist-investor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-increase-share-buybacks-after-dialogue-activist-investor#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Panera Bread Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:07:00 +0000 131171 at http://nrn.com Could McDonald's USA follow Japan in closing stores? http://nrn.com/blog/could-mcdonalds-usa-follow-japan-closing-stores <div class="node-body blog-body">McDonald's Japan is planning to close 131 underperforming stores there</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/could-mcdonalds-usa-follow-japan-closing-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/could-mcdonalds-usa-follow-japan-closing-stores#comments Corporate News Same-store sales Quick Service Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:48:00 +0000 131121 at http://nrn.com Blaze Pizza sees possible IPO in future http://nrn.com/blog/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future <div class="node-body blog-body">Fast-casual pizza leader gunning to be fifth-largest pizza brand within five years</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:55:00 +0000 131081 at http://nrn.com Coco’s, Carrows closures prompt former worker to file federal lawsuit http://nrn.com/fast-casual/coco-s-carrows-closures-prompt-former-worker-file-federal-lawsuit <div class="field-deck"> Attorneys seek class-action status to include others impacted by mass layoff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Attorneys seek class-action status to include others impacted by mass layoff</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/coco-s-carrows-closures-prompt-former-worker-file-federal-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/coco-s-carrows-closures-prompt-former-worker-file-federal-lawsuit#comments H.R. & Training Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:00:00 +0000 131041 at http://nrn.com Report: Same-store sales rise 3.3% in March http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-same-store-sales-rise-33-march <div class="field-deck"> Traffic falls for second straight month </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Traffic falls for second straight month</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-same-store-sales-rise-33-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/report-same-store-sales-rise-33-march#comments Corporate News MillerPulse Latest Headlines Same-store sales Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:41:00 +0000 130771 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Jamba Juice to expand refranchising effort http://nrn.com/franchising/jamba-juice-expand-refranchising-effort <div class="field-deck"> More asset-light model aims to position smoothie chain for growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More asset-light model aims to position smoothie chain for growth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/jamba-juice-expand-refranchising-effort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/jamba-juice-expand-refranchising-effort#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Jamba Juice Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:28:00 +0000 130731 at http://nrn.com GE to sell restaurant finance division http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ge-sell-restaurant-finance-division <div class="field-deck"> Sale part of a broader effort to shrink company’s finance unit </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sale part of a broader effort to shrink company’s finance unit</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ge-sell-restaurant-finance-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/ge-sell-restaurant-finance-division#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:04:00 +0000 130681 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock