Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en JAE acquires 97 Wendy’s restaurants http://nrn.com/franchising/jae-acquires-97-wendy-s-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Deal brings restaurant group’s total unit count to 177 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deal brings restaurant group’s total unit count to 177</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/jae-acquires-97-wendy-s-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/jae-acquires-97-wendy-s-restaurants#comments Franchising Mergers & Acquisitions Quick Service Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:32:00 +0000 176481 at http://nrn.com Panda Restaurant Group founders to grow Uncle Tetsu http://nrn.com/franchising/panda-restaurant-group-founders-grow-uncle-tetsu <div class="field-deck"> Is America ready for fluffy, Japanese-style cheesecake? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Is America ready for fluffy, Japanese-style cheesecake?</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/panda-restaurant-group-founders-grow-uncle-tetsu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/panda-restaurant-group-founders-grow-uncle-tetsu#comments Franchising Emerging Chains Food Trends Dessert Trends Registration Wed, 14 Sep 2016 18:24:00 +0000 175931 at http://nrn.com <p>Founders of Panda Restaurant Group Peggy and Andrew Cherng see the concept as something new to American consumers.</p> Uncle Tetsu Capriotti’s acquires 3 franchising veterans as investors http://nrn.com/fast-casual/capriotti-s-acquires-3-franchising-veterans-investors <div class="field-deck"> David Barr, JD and Shelly Sun to help sandwich chain spur national growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">David Barr, JD and Shelly Sun to help sandwich chain spur national growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/capriotti-s-acquires-3-franchising-veterans-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/capriotti-s-acquires-3-franchising-veterans-investors#comments Franchising Fast Casual Tue, 06 Sep 2016 20:00:00 +0000 175431 at http://nrn.com Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs names Scott Ford president http://nrn.com/people/goodcents-deli-fresh-subs-names-scott-ford-president <div class="field-deck"> Plans underway for accelerated franchise growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Plans underway for accelerated franchise growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/goodcents-deli-fresh-subs-names-scott-ford-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/goodcents-deli-fresh-subs-names-scott-ford-president#comments Franchising People Quick Service Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:11:00 +0000 174621 at http://nrn.com Jinya Ramen Bar plans coast-to-coast growth http://nrn.com/franchising/jinya-ramen-bar-plans-coast-coast-growth <div class="field-deck"> Franchised brand introduces tonkotsu bowls to the masses </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Franchised brand introduces tonkotsu bowls to the masses</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/jinya-ramen-bar-plans-coast-coast-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/jinya-ramen-bar-plans-coast-coast-growth#comments Casual Dining Franchising Emerging Chains Menu Online Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:15:00 +0000 174011 at http://nrn.com <p>Jinya Ramen Bar&#39;s Tonkotsu Black bowl</p> Jinya Ramen Bar Meet the next generation of franchisees http://nrn.com/franchising/meet-next-generation-franchisees <div class="field-deck"> As older operators retire, new franchisees are coming in, and they’re changing the restaurant business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As older operators retire, new franchisees are coming in, and they’re changing the restaurant business</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/meet-next-generation-franchisees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/meet-next-generation-franchisees#comments Franchising People Operations Tue, 02 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0000 173011 at http://nrn.com <p>More and more young people, such as Justin Ramsey of Schlotzsky&#39;s, are becoming restaurant franchisees.</p> Bubbakoo's Burritos opens first franchise http://nrn.com/franchising/bubbakoos-burritos-opens-first-franchise <div class="field-deck"> Beach-themed fast-casual chain plans to expand throughout New Jersey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beach-themed fast-casual chain plans to expand throughout New Jersey</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/bubbakoos-burritos-opens-first-franchise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/bubbakoos-burritos-opens-first-franchise#comments Franchising Emerging Chains Fast Casual News Operations Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:58:00 +0000 172941 at http://nrn.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">New Jersey-based fast-casual chain Bubbakoo&rsquo;s Burritos opened its first franchise location today, in the Silverton section of Toms River, N.J. (Different location pictured)</span></p> Bubbakoo's Burritos Tim Hortons to expand to Philippines http://nrn.com/franchising/tim-hortons-expand-philippines <div class="field-deck"> Franchise agreement signals global expansion for the chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Franchise agreement signals global expansion for the chain </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/tim-hortons-expand-philippines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/tim-hortons-expand-philippines#comments Franchising Quick Service News Operations Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:46:00 +0000 172911 at http://nrn.com Panera 2Q same-store sales rise 2.3 percent http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent <div class="field-deck"> Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent#comments Franchising Sales Trends Fast Casual News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:57:00 +0000 172761 at http://nrn.com Panera Bread 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 Franchising Finance Quick Service News Operations Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:23:00 +0000 170001 at http://nrn.com Love of Mine Photography by Dena Dendy