Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en 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 Repercussions of the NLRB's ruling on 'joint employer' status http://nrn.com/opinions/repercussions-nlrbs-ruling-joint-employer-status <div class="field-deck"> Ruling could have major effects on franchisees if it withstands appeal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ruling could have major effects on franchisees if it withstands appeal</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/repercussions-nlrbs-ruling-joint-employer-status" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/repercussions-nlrbs-ruling-joint-employer-status#comments Franchising Opinions McDonald's Registration Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:00:00 +0000 115291 at http://nrn.com 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 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 Operations Watch: McDonald's NLRB ruling spurs industrywide debate http://nrn.com/hr-training/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-nlrb-ruling-spurs-industrywide-debate <div class="node-body article-body">A survey of commentary surrounding the issue indicates the weight of the ruling remains fogged</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/hr-training/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-nlrb-ruling-spurs-industrywide-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/restaurant-operations-watch-mcdonalds-nlrb-ruling-spurs-industrywide-debate#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Opinions McDonald's Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:30:00 +0000 113631 at http://nrn.com Feeding the fracking boom http://nrn.com/franchising/feeding-fracking-boom <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant chains experience growth in smaller towns producing new energy</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/feeding-fracking-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/feeding-fracking-boom#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Operations Weekly Wrap Registration Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:37:00 +0000 112681 at http://nrn.com <p>Smoke, the Burger Joint had to adjust operations to fit Carrollton, Ohio&#39;s market filled with natural-gas workers.</p> Lessons on landing the big franchisee http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee <div class="node-body article-body">Emerging brands stress systems, values, exclusivity to attract multiunit partners</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:07:00 +0000 111751 at http://nrn.com <p>Bar Louie recently signed a franchise operator of more than two dozen Subway locations to open six Bar Louie restaurants in the Chicago area.</p> Survey: McDonald's franchisees report dire outlook http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook <div class="field-deck"> Janney lowers same-store sales estimates after operators warn bad June, July results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Janney lowers same-store sales estimates after operators warn bad June, July results</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook#comments Finance Franchising Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Quick Service McDonald's Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:18:00 +0000 110961 at http://nrn.com Houlihan's prepares J. Gilbert's for franchising http://nrn.com/franchising/houlihans-prepares-j-gilberts-franchising <div class="node-body article-body">CFO Rob Ellis touts unit economics, business model</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/houlihans-prepares-j-gilberts-franchising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/houlihans-prepares-j-gilberts-franchising#comments Casual Dining Franchising Latest Headlines Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:58:00 +0000 110291 at http://nrn.com Analyst: Franchisee lawsuits may disrupt Papa Murphy's http://nrn.com/franchising/analyst-franchisee-lawsuits-may-disrupt-papa-murphys <div class="field-deck"> However, long-term prospects remain positive, according to Baird Equity note </div> <div class="node-body article-body">However, long-term prospects remain positive, according to Baird Equity note</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/analyst-franchisee-lawsuits-may-disrupt-papa-murphys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/analyst-franchisee-lawsuits-may-disrupt-papa-murphys#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Papa Murphy's Take 'N Bake Pizza Registration Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:45:00 +0000 109771 at http://nrn.com