News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en Special charges impact Panera 2Q profit http://nrn.com/fast-casual/special-charges-impact-panera-2q-profit <div class="field-deck"> Bakery-cafe takes charges for refranchising, insurance issue </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bakery-cafe takes special charges for refranchising, insurance issue</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/special-charges-impact-panera-2q-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/special-charges-impact-panera-2q-profit#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Panera Bread Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:43:00 +0000 140881 at http://nrn.com Buffalo Wild Wings earnings fall in 2Q http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-earnings-fall-q2 <div class="field-deck"> Company cites a “challenging cost environment” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company cites a “challenging cost environment”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-earnings-fall-q2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/buffalo-wild-wings-earnings-fall-q2#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:01:00 +0000 140871 at http://nrn.com Applebee’s sells remaining company locations in Kansas City http://nrn.com/casual-dining/applebee-s-sells-remaining-company-locations-kansas-city <div class="field-deck"> Casual-dining chain is now 100 percent franchised </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Casual-dining chain is now 100 percent franchised</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/applebee-s-sells-remaining-company-locations-kansas-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/applebee-s-sells-remaining-company-locations-kansas-city#comments Casual Dining Applebee's Corporate News Latest Headlines Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:35:00 +0000 140861 at http://nrn.com Wendy’s testing antibiotic-free chicken http://nrn.com/quick-service/wendy-s-testing-antibiotic-free-chicken <div class="field-deck"> Test starts in seven markets next month </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Test starts in seven markets next month</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/wendy-s-testing-antibiotic-free-chicken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/wendy-s-testing-antibiotic-free-chicken#comments Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service Wendy's Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:28:00 +0000 140801 at http://nrn.com <p>Wendy&#39;s Grilled Chicken sandwich</p> Wendy's Chili’s to roll out burritos http://nrn.com/casual-dining/chili-s-roll-out-burritos <div class="field-deck"> Grill brand expands ‘Fresh Mex’ entrees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Grill brand expands ‘Fresh Mex’ entrees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/chili-s-roll-out-burritos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/chili-s-roll-out-burritos#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Chili's Grill & Bar Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:05:00 +0000 140781 at http://nrn.com <p>Chili&rsquo;s will debut new burrito platform on Aug. 3. Here is the Smothered Prime Rib Burritto, which features prime rib, pico de gallo, ancho-chile sauce, green chile sauce and a corn-black bean salsa.</p> Photo: Ron Ruggless Del Taco 2Q sales rise 6% http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-2q-sales-rise-6 <div class="field-deck"> Company gears up for unit growth, but plans to close 13 locations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company gears up for unit growth, but plans to close 13 locations</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-2q-sales-rise-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/del-taco-2q-sales-rise-6#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service Del Taco Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:42:00 +0000 140771 at http://nrn.com Minimum wage increases continue to spread http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/minimum-wage-increases-continue-spread <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts predict impact on restaurant profits, industry image</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/minimum-wage-increases-continue-spread" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/minimum-wage-increases-continue-spread#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:52:00 +0000 140761 at http://nrn.com <p>President Obama speaks on raising the minimum wage at he University of Michigan</p> Photo: Joshua Lott/Getty Images LongHorn Steakhouse names Todd Burrowes president http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/longhorn-steakhouse-names-todd-burowes-president <div class="field-deck"> Burrowes rejoins chain after two years with Ruby Tuesday </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Burrowes rejoins chain after two years with Ruby Tuesday</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/longhorn-steakhouse-names-todd-burowes-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/longhorn-steakhouse-names-todd-burowes-president#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines People LongHorn Steakhouse Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:22:00 +0000 140741 at http://nrn.com Photo courtesy of Darden Restaurants <p>Todd Burrowes, President, LongHorn Steakhouse</p> Photo courtesy of Darden Restaurants Brooklyn pizza chain focuses on thin crust, warm environment http://nrn.com/fast-casual/kosher-pizza-chain-grows-brooklyn <div class="field-deck"> Fast-casual Posh Tomato was inspired by restaurants in Israel, Amsterdam </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fast-casual Posh Tomato was inspired by restaurants in Israel, Amsterdam</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/kosher-pizza-chain-grows-brooklyn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/kosher-pizza-chain-grows-brooklyn#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Food Trends Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:40:00 +0000 140731 at http://nrn.com <p>Posh Tomato&rsquo;s Southern Margherita pizza</p> Posh Tomato 10 signs an hourly employee is ready to be a manager http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Find out how to tell when workers are ready for more responsibility</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sullivision/10-signs-hourly-employee-ready-be-manager#comments H.R. & Training Opinions Sullivision Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:08:00 +0000 140641 at http://nrn.com