Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en 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 How a Papa John’s franchisee went from driver to owner http://nrn.com/papa-johns-pizza/how-papa-john-s-franchisee-went-driver-owner <div class="node-body article-body">Operator goes from delivering pizzas to becoming the brand’s second largest franchisee </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/papa-johns-pizza/how-papa-john-s-franchisee-went-driver-owner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/papa-johns-pizza/how-papa-john-s-franchisee-went-driver-owner#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Papa John's Pizza Registration Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:55:00 +0000 121981 at http://nrn.com <p>Nadeem Bajwa</p> Photo courtesy of Emily Lazaroff NLRB ruling expected to clarify ‘joint employer’ standard http://nrn.com/hr-training/nlrb-ruling-expected-clarify-joint-employer-standard <div class="field-deck"> The decision will have broad implications for franchising </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The decision will have broad implications for franchising</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/hr-training/nlrb-ruling-expected-clarify-joint-employer-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/hr-training/nlrb-ruling-expected-clarify-joint-employer-standard#comments Franchising H.R. & Training Latest Headlines Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:18:00 +0000 121911 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Jamba plans more refranchising, share buybacks http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-plans-more-refranchising-share-buybacks <div class="field-deck"> Operator faces a proxy contest by JCP Investment Partnership </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator faces a proxy contest by JCP Investment Partnership</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-plans-more-refranchising-share-buybacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-plans-more-refranchising-share-buybacks#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines News Jamba Juice Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:15:00 +0000 121351 at http://nrn.com TGI Fridays hones design, operations in refranchising push http://nrn.com/operations/tgi-fridays-hones-design-operations-refranchising-push <div class="node-body article-body">Brand aims to revive its bar heritage</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/tgi-fridays-hones-design-operations-refranchising-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/tgi-fridays-hones-design-operations-refranchising-push#comments Casual Dining Franchising Latest Headlines Operations TGI Fridays Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:55:00 +0000 120941 at http://nrn.com <p>The red-and-white striped awnings are gone from new TGI Fridays prototype in Addison, Texas.</p> Ron Ruggless Dunkin’ Donuts continues California expansion http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-continues-california-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Five new agreements will bring 63 more locations to West Coast </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five new agreements will bring 63 more locations to West Coast</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-continues-california-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/dunkin-donuts-continues-california-expansion#comments Coffee Trends Beverage Trends Franchising Latest Headlines Dessert Trends Dunkin' Donuts Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:28:00 +0000 120621 at http://nrn.com Dunkin’ Brands trims 2015 forecast http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/dunkin-brands-trims-2015-forecast <div class="field-deck"> Company points to consumer pressure, weak packaged coffee sales </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company points to consumer pressure, weak packaged coffee sales </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/dunkin-brands-trims-2015-forecast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/dunkin-brands-trims-2015-forecast#comments Coffee Trends Franchising Latest Headlines Same-store sales Dunkin' Donuts Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0000 122311 at http://nrn.com Quiznos opens Southeast Asian units http://nrn.com/international/quiznos-opens-southeast-asian-units <div class="field-deck"> While domestic counts decline, operator pushes international expansion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While domestic counts decline, operator pushes international expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/quiznos-opens-southeast-asian-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/quiznos-opens-southeast-asian-units#comments Franchising International Fast Casual Latest Headlines Quiznos Sub Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:19:00 +0000 120081 at http://nrn.com GE Capital lending program seeks smaller franchisees http://nrn.com/franchising/ge-capital-lending-program-seeks-smaller-franchisees <div class="field-deck"> Big franchise restaurant lender expands scope as it looks for growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Big franchise restaurant lender expands scope as it looks for growth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/ge-capital-lending-program-seeks-smaller-franchisees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/ge-capital-lending-program-seeks-smaller-franchisees#comments Franchising Corporate News Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Thu, 06 Nov 2014 16:17:00 +0000 119381 at http://nrn.com <p>Allen Johnson</p> GE Capital Jamba to refranchise 114 units http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-juice-refranchise-114-california-units <div class="field-deck"> Fresh juice platform boosted 3Q same-store sales </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fresh juice platform boosted 3Q same-store sales</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-juice-refranchise-114-california-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/jamba-juice-refranchise-114-california-units#comments Franchising Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Jamba Juice Wed, 05 Nov 2014 19:35:00 +0000 119261 at 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