Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en Arby’s continues buying up small franchisees http://nrn.com/franchising/arby-s-continues-buying-small-franchisees <div class="field-deck"> Chain makes 19-unit deal in Knoxville, Tenn., signaling willingness to operate locations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain makes 19-unit deal in Knoxville, Tenn., signaling willingness to operate locations</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/arby-s-continues-buying-small-franchisees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/arby-s-continues-buying-small-franchisees#comments Finance Franchising Arby's Latest Headlines Operations Quick Service Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:23:00 +0000 170001 at http://nrn.com Love of Mine Photography by Dena Dendy Wendy’s plots expansion in Brazil http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil <div class="field-deck"> Joint partnership signals burger chain’s focus on international growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joint partnership signals burger chain’s focus on international growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:18:00 +0000 169851 at http://nrn.com Sonic reveals refranchising initiative http://nrn.com/finance/sonic-reveals-refranchising-initiative <div class="field-deck"> Operator’s third-quarter net income declines on debt transaction </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator’s third-quarter net income declines on debt transaction</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/sonic-reveals-refranchising-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/sonic-reveals-refranchising-initiative#comments Finance Franchising Latest Headlines Quick Service Sonic Drive-In Thu, 23 Jun 2016 21:01:00 +0000 169461 at http://nrn.com SEIU targets McDonald’s refranchising efforts in Asia http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia <div class="field-deck"> Union letter warns investors of risks of acquiring the chain’s restaurants in the region </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Union letter warns investors of risks of acquiring the chain’s restaurants in the region</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 20 Jun 2016 18:48:00 +0000 168761 at http://nrn.com <p>A McDonald&#39;s employee in Beijing prepares to serve a drive-thru customer.</p> Guang Niu/Getty Images Pizza concept Midici hits accelerator on growth http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/pizza-concept-midici-hits-accelerator-growth <div class="field-deck"> Upscale fast-casual concept plans extensive franchising with only one unit open to date </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Upscale fast-casual concept plans extensive franchising with only one unit open to date</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/pizza-concept-midici-hits-accelerator-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/pizza-concept-midici-hits-accelerator-growth#comments Franchising Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Registration Fri, 10 Jun 2016 20:17:00 +0000 168041 at http://nrn.com <p>Midici currently has one unit, but has signed franchisees to open more than 350 restaurants around the country over the next five years.</p> Midici Wendy’s franchisee acquires Japanese chain http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain <div class="field-deck"> Operator buys 136-unit First Kitchen, with plans to create hybrid concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator buys 136-unit First Kitchen, with plans to create hybrid concept</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:18:00 +0000 167291 at http://nrn.com New York attorney general accuses Domino’s of wage theft http://nrn.com/government/new-york-attorney-general-accuses-domino-s-wage-theft <div class="field-deck"> Lawsuit targets franchisor and franchisees, calling Domino’s a “joint employer” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lawsuit targets franchisor and franchisees, calling Domino’s a “joint employer”</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/new-york-attorney-general-accuses-domino-s-wage-theft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/new-york-attorney-general-accuses-domino-s-wage-theft#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Corporate News Government Latest Headlines Quick Service Domino's Pizza Wed, 25 May 2016 17:00:00 +0000 167001 at http://nrn.com Arby’s looks overseas for expansion http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion#comments Franchising Arby's International Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Tue, 24 May 2016 15:50:00 +0000 166941 at http://nrn.com Arby's NPC CEO sees consumer ‘skittishness’ http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness <div class="field-deck"> Pizza Hut, Wendy’s franchisee notes increased discounts, “purposeful” spending </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pizza Hut, Wendy’s franchisee notes increased discounts, “purposeful” spending</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/npc-ceo-sees-consumer-skittishness#comments Consumer Trends Franchising Latest Headlines Pizza Hut Wendy's Mon, 16 May 2016 19:21:00 +0000 166301 at http://nrn.com Carrols 1Q profit rises on lower beef costs http://nrn.com/finance/carrols-1q-profit-rises-lower-beef-costs <div class="field-deck"> Burger King franchisee plans more acquisitions this year </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Burger King franchisee plans more acquisitions this year</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/carrols-1q-profit-rises-lower-beef-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/carrols-1q-profit-rises-lower-beef-costs#comments Finance Franchising Latest Headlines Quick Service Burger King Tue, 10 May 2016 20:12:00 +0000 165741 at http://nrn.com