News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en DineEquity completes $1.4B refinancing http://nrn.com/corporate-news/dineequity-completes-14b-refinancing <div class="field-deck"> Better interest rates improve cash flow for Applebee’s, IHOP parent </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Better interest rates improve cash flow for Applebee’s, IHOP parent</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/dineequity-completes-14b-refinancing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/dineequity-completes-14b-refinancing#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:16:00 +0000 117231 at http://nrn.com Pizza Studio names Panera exec COO http://nrn.com/people/pizza-studio-names-panera-exec-coo <div class="field-deck"> William “Hank” Simpson will help fast-casual pizza chain grow </div> <div class="node-body article-body">William “Hank” Simpson will help fast-casual pizza chain grow</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/pizza-studio-names-panera-exec-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/pizza-studio-names-panera-exec-coo#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines People Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:20:00 +0000 117151 at http://nrn.com <p>Pizza Studio COO William &ldquo;Hank&rdquo; Simpson</p> Five Smart Reasons Why You Need a Business Intelligence Tool http://nrn.com/back-office-solutions/five-smart-reasons-why-you-need-business-intelligence-tool <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to BI tools, data and how it is visualized can have a substantial impact on how your team discovers, communicates and reacts to trends.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/back-office-solutions/five-smart-reasons-why-you-need-business-intelligence-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/back-office-solutions/five-smart-reasons-why-you-need-business-intelligence-tool#comments Archive Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service Back Office Solutions Sponsored Content Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 117011 at http://nrn.com Turkey is a perfect fit for gluten-free meals http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/turkey-perfect-fit-gluten-free-meals <div class="node-body article-body">Foodservice operators look for ways to create gluten-free menu selections while still maintaining flavor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/turkey-perfect-fit-gluten-free-meals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/healthy-helpings/turkey-perfect-fit-gluten-free-meals#comments Casual Dining Healthy Helpings Latest Headlines Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 116501 at http://nrn.com NRA: Restaurant Performance Index shows solid gain in August http://nrn.com/rpi/nra-restaurant-performance-index-shows-solid-gain-august <div class="field-deck"> Sales, traffic improve for restaurant operators nationwide </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sales, 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http://nrn.com/food-safety/restaurant-operations-watch-making-grade-visible#comments Food Safety Government Independents Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:23:00 +0000 117101 at http://nrn.com Calif. governor vetoes franchisee protection bill http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill <div class="field-deck"> Senate Bill 610 attempted to clarify the relationship between franchisors and franchisees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate Bill 610 attempted to clarify the relationship between franchisors and franchisees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill#comments Franchising Government Latest Headlines Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:30:00 +0000 117081 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Survey: Olive Garden pasta pass sours brand perception http://nrn.com/casual-dining/survey-olive-garden-pasta-pass-sours-brand-perception <div class="field-deck"> YouGov BrandIndex finds dip in customers’ future purchase plans </div> <div class="node-body article-body">YouGov BrandIndex finds dip in customers’ future purchase plans</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/survey-olive-garden-pasta-pass-sours-brand-perception" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/survey-olive-garden-pasta-pass-sours-brand-perception#comments Casual Dining Social Media Latest Headlines Olive Garden Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:18:00 +0000 117091 at http://nrn.com Wingstop names Michael Mravle CFO http://nrn.com/people/wingstop-names-michael-mravle-cfo <div class="field-deck"> Mravle succeeds former CFO Lance Loshelder </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mravle succeeds former CFO Lance Loshelder</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/wingstop-names-michael-mravle-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/wingstop-names-michael-mravle-cfo#comments Frying Solutions Wingstop Latest Headlines People Quick Service Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:56:00 +0000 117061 at http://nrn.com NPD: Weak global restaurant traffic raises concerns http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/npd-weak-global-restaurant-traffic-raises-concerns <div class="field-deck"> Only four of 11 international markets surveyed saw traffic increase during the second quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Only four of 11 international markets surveyed saw traffic increase during the second quarter</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/npd-weak-global-restaurant-traffic-raises-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/npd-weak-global-restaurant-traffic-raises-concerns#comments Consumer Trends International Latest Headlines Same-store sales 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