Franchising http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44088/more en 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 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 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:00:00 +0000 122311 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