Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en Bennigan’s CEO buys out franchisor http://nrn.com/franchising/bennigan-s-ceo-buys-out-franchisor <div class="field-deck"> Paul Mangiamele plans for growth, revival of Steak & Ale brand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Paul Mangiamele completes management buyout of the franchisor to Bennigan’s, Steak & Ale chains</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/bennigan-s-ceo-buys-out-franchisor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/bennigan-s-ceo-buys-out-franchisor#comments Casual Dining Corporate Franchising Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:19:00 +0000 126291 at http://nrn.com <p>CEO of Bennigan&rsquo;s Franchising Co., Paul Mangiamele</p> Photo: Jeffrey Hosier Panera to extend upgrades to 300 more units http://nrn.com/fast-casual/panera-extend-upgrades-300-more-units <div class="node-body article-body">Cost of Panera 2.0 program weighs on earnings, executives said</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/panera-extend-upgrades-300-more-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/panera-extend-upgrades-300-more-units#comments Franchising Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Technology Panera Bread Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:35:00 +0000 126171 at http://nrn.com <p>Panera&#39;s FastLane Kiosk</p> Panera Bread Lending program generates interest from franchisees http://nrn.com/corporate-news/lending-program-generates-interest-franchisees <div class="field-deck"> ApplePie Capital brings investors to the franchise lending business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ApplePie Capital brings investors to the franchise lending business</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/lending-program-generates-interest-franchisees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/lending-program-generates-interest-franchisees#comments Franchising Corporate News Markets Latest Headlines Wed, 11 Feb 2015 19:56:00 +0000 126081 at http://nrn.com <p>ApplePie CEO Denise Thomas</p> ApplePie Capital Franchise operators lobby for joint-employer definition to remain http://nrn.com/hr-training/franchise-operators-lobby-joint-employer-definition-remain <div class="field-deck"> Coalition to Save Local Businesses intends to educate lawmakers on impact of changes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coalition to Save Local Businesses intends to educate lawmakers on impact of changes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/hr-training/franchise-operators-lobby-joint-employer-definition-remain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/franchise-operators-lobby-joint-employer-definition-remain#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Latest Headlines Tue, 10 Feb 2015 22:17:00 +0000 126031 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Domino’s largest franchisee buys 45 units http://nrn.com/quick-service/domino-s-largest-franchisee-buys-45-units <div class="field-deck"> RPM Pizza acquires restaurants in Indiana </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RPM Pizza acquires restaurants in Indiana</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/domino-s-largest-franchisee-buys-45-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/domino-s-largest-franchisee-buys-45-units#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Quick Service Domino's Pizza Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:46:00 +0000 125431 at http://nrn.com Wendy’s to refranchise another 500 restaurants http://nrn.com/corporate-news/wendy-s-refranchise-another-500-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Company targets 5-percent corporate ownership by 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company targets 5-percent corporate ownership by 2016</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/wendy-s-refranchise-another-500-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/wendy-s-refranchise-another-500-restaurants#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:58:00 +0000 125241 at http://nrn.com Lawsuit against McDonald’s claims discrimination http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/lawsuit-against-mcdonald-s-claims-discrimination <div class="node-body article-body">Case expected to be the first test of the NLRB “joint employer” ruling</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/lawsuit-against-mcdonald-s-claims-discrimination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/lawsuit-against-mcdonald-s-claims-discrimination#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:04:00 +0000 124551 at http://nrn.com IFA: Franchise growth strong, but headwinds persist http://nrn.com/government/ifa-franchise-growth-strong-headwinds-persist <div class="node-body article-body">Association casts warnings about effects of NLRB ruling, Affordable Care Act</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/ifa-franchise-growth-strong-headwinds-persist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/ifa-franchise-growth-strong-headwinds-persist#comments Franchising Government Latest Headlines Wed, 07 Jan 2015 19:12:00 +0000 123211 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Burger King franchisee plans more cobranded units http://nrn.com/operations/burger-king-franchisee-plans-more-cobranded-units <div class="field-deck"> Burger chain opens locations with Cups Frozen Yogurt brand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Burger chain opens locations with Cups Frozen Yogurt brand</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/burger-king-franchisee-plans-more-cobranded-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/burger-king-franchisee-plans-more-cobranded-units#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Operations Quick Service Burger King Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:56:00 +0000 122751 at http://nrn.com NLRB designates McDonald’s as joint employer http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/nlrb-designates-mcdonald-s-joint-employer <div class="node-body article-body">The move exposes franchisors to liability for franchisees’ employment practices </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/nlrb-designates-mcdonald-s-joint-employer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/nlrb-designates-mcdonald-s-joint-employer#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Latest Headlines McDonald's Fri, 19 Dec 2014 22:00:00 +0000 122671 at http://nrn.com