News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en Friendly’s CEO to helm Johnny Rockets http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-ceo-helm-johnny-rockets <div class="field-deck"> John Maguire will lead both chains </div> <div class="node-body article-body">John Maguire will lead both chains</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-ceo-helm-johnny-rockets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/friendly-s-ceo-helm-johnny-rockets#comments Casual Dining Family Dining Latest Headlines People Friendly's Ice Cream Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:23:00 +0000 172831 at http://nrn.com Arby’s 2Q same-store sales rise 3.7% http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/arby-s-2q-same-store-sales-rise-37 <div class="field-deck"> Company says same-store sales have risen for 23 straight quarters </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company says same-store sales have risen for 23 straight quarters </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/arby-s-2q-same-store-sales-rise-37" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/arby-s-2q-same-store-sales-rise-37#comments Arby's Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:15:00 +0000 172821 at http://nrn.com Analysts see Noodles & Company leadership change as positive http://nrn.com/fast-casual/analysts-see-noodles-company-leadership-change-positive <div class="field-deck"> Reset could boost momentum for struggling fast-casual pasta chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Reset could boost momentum for struggling fast-casual pasta chain </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/analysts-see-noodles-company-leadership-change-positive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/analysts-see-noodles-company-leadership-change-positive#comments Noodles & Company Fast Casual People Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:16:00 +0000 172771 at http://nrn.com Panera 2Q same-store sales rise 2.3 percent http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent <div class="field-deck"> Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/panera-2q-same-store-sales-rise-23-percent#comments Franchising Fast Casual Latest Headlines Same-store sales Panera Bread Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:57:00 +0000 172761 at http://nrn.com Panera Bread BJ’s reports soft 2Q same-store sales http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bj-s-reports-soft-2q-same-store-sales <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales fall 0.2 percent at the casual-dining operator </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales fall 0.2 percent at the casual-dining operator </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bj-s-reports-soft-2q-same-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/bj-s-reports-soft-2q-same-store-sales#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery/Brewhouse/Pizza & Grill Same-store sales Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:50:00 +0000 172751 at http://nrn.com Buffalo Wild Wings: ‘Challenging sales environment’ spurs decline http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/buffalo-wild-wings-challenging-sales-environment-spurs-decline <div class="field-deck"> Casual-dining chain’s same-store sales fell in the second quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Casual-dining chain’s same-store sales fell in the second quarter </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/buffalo-wild-wings-challenging-sales-environment-spurs-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/buffalo-wild-wings-challenging-sales-environment-spurs-decline#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Same-store sales Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:40:00 +0000 172741 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s 2Q same-store sales slow amid economic uncertainty http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-2q-same-store-sales-slow-amid-economic-uncertainty <div class="field-deck"> Executives say they remain well ahead of the overall quick-service market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Executives say they remain well ahead of the overall quick-service market </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-2q-same-store-sales-slow-amid-economic-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-2q-same-store-sales-slow-amid-economic-uncertainty#comments Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service McDonald's Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:26:00 +0000 172711 at http://nrn.com Getty Images Must-see videos: Panda Express celebrates fortune cookie season http://nrn.com/fast-casual/must-see-videos-panda-express-celebrates-fortune-cookie-season <div class="field-deck"> NRN video picks you need to watch this week </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRN video picks you need to watch this week</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/must-see-videos-panda-express-celebrates-fortune-cookie-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/must-see-videos-panda-express-celebrates-fortune-cookie-season#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Video Panda Express Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:11:00 +0000 172681 at http://nrn.com Ruth’s Hospitality names new president http://nrn.com/people/ruth-s-hospitality-names-new-president <div class="field-deck"> Cheryl Henry promoted to president and chief operating officer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cheryl Henry promoted to president and chief operating officer </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/ruth-s-hospitality-names-new-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/ruth-s-hospitality-names-new-president#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines People Ruth's Chris Steak House Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:06:00 +0000 172651 at http://nrn.com Noodles & Company CEO Kevin Reddy steps down http://nrn.com/people/noodles-company-ceo-kevin-reddy-steps-down <div class="field-deck"> Interim CEO and new board chairman named as replacement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Interim CEO and new board chairman named as replacement</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/noodles-company-ceo-kevin-reddy-steps-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/noodles-company-ceo-kevin-reddy-steps-down#comments Noodles & Company Fast Casual Latest Headlines People Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:11:00 +0000 172631 at http://nrn.com