Latest Headlines http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44071/more en Starbucks to expand mobile ordering, payment http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-expand-mobile-ordering-payment <div class="node-body article-body">Company plans to offer service at more than 600 locations in the Pacific Northwest</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-expand-mobile-ordering-payment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/starbucks-expand-mobile-ordering-payment#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:33:00 +0000 124691 at http://nrn.com Hawaii-based Coconut’s to expand on mainland http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hawaii-based-coconut-s-expand-mainland <div class="node-body article-body">Fast-casual chain opens first of eight planned franchise units in Texas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hawaii-based-coconut-s-expand-mainland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/hawaii-based-coconut-s-expand-mainland#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Seafood Trends Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:49:00 +0000 124661 at http://nrn.com <p>One of the most popular Coconut&#39;s Fish Caf&eacute; items are two fish tacos on gluten-free white-corn tortillas for $11.49 in the Dallas store.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless McDonald’s: 4Q same-store sales fall amid ‘broad-based challenges’ http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-4q-same-store-sales-fall-amid-broad-based-challenges <div class="node-body article-body">Company expects pressure to continue in first half of 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-4q-same-store-sales-fall-amid-broad-based-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-4q-same-store-sales-fall-amid-broad-based-challenges#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:22:00 +0000 124651 at http://nrn.com Restaurants respond to diverse definitions of ‘healthful’ http://nrn.com/food-trends/restaurants-respond-diverse-definitions-healthful <div class="node-body article-body">Operators seek to accommodate consumers’ individual dietary needs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/restaurants-respond-diverse-definitions-healthful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/restaurants-respond-diverse-definitions-healthful#comments Latest Headlines Food Trends Health & Nutrition Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:10:00 +0000 124611 at http://nrn.com <p>Corner Bakery Caf&eacute; Kale Caesar Salad</p> Photo: Corner Bakery Café Starbucks names Kevin Johnson president, COO http://nrn.com/people/starbucks-names-kevin-johnson-president-coo <div class="field-deck"> Johnson to replace Troy Alstead, who is planning sabbatical </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson to replace Troy Alstead, who is planning sabbatical</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/starbucks-names-kevin-johnson-president-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/starbucks-names-kevin-johnson-president-coo#comments Latest Headlines People Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:24:00 +0000 124591 at http://nrn.com <p>Kevin Johnson, incoming president and COO, Starbucks Corp.</p> Starbucks sees traffic rise over holiday season http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-sees-traffic-rise-over-holiday-season <div class="field-deck"> Operating income increases 18 percent during first quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operating income increases 18 percent during first quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-sees-traffic-rise-over-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-sees-traffic-rise-over-holiday-season#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:54:00 +0000 124581 at http://nrn.com Report: Jollibee shopping for $1B US restaurant chain http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jollibee-shopping-1b-us-restaurant-chain <div class="field-deck"> Analyst names six potential targets for Filipino fast-food operator </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analyst names six potential targets for Filipino fast-food operator</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jollibee-shopping-1b-us-restaurant-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jollibee-shopping-1b-us-restaurant-chain#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:43:00 +0000 124571 at http://nrn.com Activist investor calls for change at Biglari Holdings http://nrn.com/corporate-news/activist-investor-calls-change-biglari-holdings <div class="field-deck"> Groveland Capital seeks to end license agreement, add compensation oversight </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Groveland Capital seeks to end license agreement, add compensation oversight </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/activist-investor-calls-change-biglari-holdings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/activist-investor-calls-change-biglari-holdings#comments Corporate Corporate News Latest Headlines Steak n Shake Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:26:00 +0000 124561 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 Industry experts predict growth for restaurants in 2015 http://nrn.com/corporate-news/industry-experts-predict-growth-restaurants-2015 <div class="field-deck"> Positive sales, traffic, economic data fuel optimism at Global Best Practices Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Positive sales, traffic, economic data fuel optimism at Global Best Practices Conference</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/industry-experts-predict-growth-restaurants-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/industry-experts-predict-growth-restaurants-2015#comments Consumer Trends Corporate Corporate News Latest Headlines Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:45:00 +0000 124541 at http://nrn.com