News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en El Pollo Loco gets strong first-day pop with IPO http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-gets-strong-first-day-pop-ipo <div class="field-deck"> Stock price up 66 percent by late afternoon trading </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stock price up 66 percent by late afternoon trading</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-gets-strong-first-day-pop-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-gets-strong-first-day-pop-ipo#comments Finance Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:41:00 +0000 112711 at http://nrn.com What restaurants need to know about social media http://nrn.com/social-media/what-restaurants-need-know-about-social-media <div class="field-deck"> Tips on building engagement and sales in the digital space </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tips on building engagement and sales in the digital 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experience growth in smaller towns producing new energy</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/feeding-fracking-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/feeding-fracking-boom#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Operations Registration Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:37:00 +0000 112681 at http://nrn.com <p>Smoke, the Burger Joint had to adjust operations to fit Carrollton, Ohio&#39;s market filled with natural-gas workers.</p> El Pollo Loco prices IPO at $15 per share http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-prices-ipo-15-share <div class="field-deck"> Trading scheduled to begin Friday </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Trading scheduled to begin Friday</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-prices-ipo-15-share" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-prices-ipo-15-share#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service El Pollo Loco Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:25:00 +0000 112661 at http://nrn.com Starbucks' 3Q net income rises nearly 23% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-3q-net-income-rises-nearly-23 <div class="field-deck"> U.S. same-store sales increase 7 percent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. same-store sales increase 7 percent</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-3q-net-income-rises-nearly-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/starbucks-3q-net-income-rises-nearly-23#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Starbucks Coffee Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:10:00 +0000 112651 at http://nrn.com BJ's 2Q net income falls 6.9% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bjs-2q-net-income-falls-69 <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales decrease impacts the bottom line </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales decrease impacts the bottom line</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bjs-2q-net-income-falls-69" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bjs-2q-net-income-falls-69#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery/Brewhouse/Pizza & Grill Same-store sales Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:45:00 +0000 112631 at http://nrn.com Krystal names Jason Abelkop CMO http://nrn.com/krystal/krystal-names-jason-abelkop-cmo <div class="field-deck"> Chris Kermode also tapped to lead supply chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chris Kermode also tapped to lead supply chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/krystal/krystal-names-jason-abelkop-cmo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/krystal/krystal-names-jason-abelkop-cmo#comments Latest Headlines People Krystal Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:29:00 +0000 112641 at http://nrn.com Dunkin' downgrades outlook after disappointing 2Q 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