News http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46243/more en Top 10 stories: 3 struggling chains scramble for answers, American Blue Ribbon CEO resigns, more http://nrn.com/news/top-10-stories-3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers-american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look at NRN’s most popular stories.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/news/top-10-stories-3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers-american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/news/top-10-stories-3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers-american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns-more#comments Photo Gallery News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:39:00 +0000 176691 at http://nrn.com Famous Brands names Dustin Lyman CEO http://nrn.com/people/famous-brands-names-dustin-lyman-ceo <div class="field-deck"> Former CFO is company’s third chief executive in three years </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Former CFO is company’s third chief executive in three years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/famous-brands-names-dustin-lyman-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/famous-brands-names-dustin-lyman-ceo#comments People Quick Service Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:34:00 +0000 176701 at http://nrn.com Pie Five 4Q same-store sales fall 12% http://nrn.com/finance/pie-five-4q-same-store-sales-fall-12 <div class="field-deck"> Decline widens loss at parent Rave Restaurant Group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Decline widens loss at parent Rave Restaurant Group </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/pie-five-4q-same-store-sales-fall-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/pie-five-4q-same-store-sales-fall-12#comments Family Dining Finance Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:11:00 +0000 176681 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s tests breakfast Happy Meal http://nrn.com/menu/mcdonald-s-tests-breakfast-happy-meal <div class="field-deck"> Chain works to boost family appeal with rare expansion of iconic kids’ meal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain works to boost family appeal with rare expansion of iconic kids’ meal </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/menu/mcdonald-s-tests-breakfast-happy-meal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/menu/mcdonald-s-tests-breakfast-happy-meal#comments Quick Service Menu Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:50:00 +0000 176671 at http://nrn.com <p>McDonald&#39;s is currently testing a breakfast Happy Meal.</p> McDonald's Ruby Tuesday to sell HQ, lay off 19 employees http://nrn.com/finance/ruby-tuesday-sell-hq-lay-19-employees <div class="field-deck"> Layoffs follow the closure of 95 company-owned restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Layoffs follow the closure of 95 company-owned restaurants </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/ruby-tuesday-sell-hq-lay-19-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/ruby-tuesday-sell-hq-lay-19-employees#comments Casual Dining Finance News Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:25:00 +0000 176661 at http://nrn.com Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. chairman John Barr to step down http://nrn.com/people/papa-murphy-s-holdings-inc-chairman-john-barr-step-down <div class="field-deck"> Board member Jean Birch to become chairman on Sept. 30 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Board member Jean Birch to become chairman on Sept. 30 </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/papa-murphy-s-holdings-inc-chairman-john-barr-step-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/papa-murphy-s-holdings-inc-chairman-john-barr-step-down#comments People Quick Service News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:59:00 +0000 176601 at http://nrn.com Farm Bureau invests in My Fit Foods http://nrn.com/finance/farm-bureau-invests-my-fit-foods <div class="field-deck"> Federation takes stake with Marlin Equity in prepared-meal concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Federation takes stake with Marlin Equity in prepared-meal concept</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/farm-bureau-invests-my-fit-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/farm-bureau-invests-my-fit-foods#comments Fast Casual Finance Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:04:00 +0000 176591 at http://nrn.com My Fit Foods Bar Louie cultivates local roots http://nrn.com/chef-insights/bar-louie-cultivates-local-roots <div class="field-deck"> As the brand grows nationally, it works to foster neighborhood feel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the brand grows nationally, it works to foster neighborhood feel </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/bar-louie-cultivates-local-roots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/bar-louie-cultivates-local-roots#comments Casual Dining Chef Insights Registration Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:52:00 +0000 176581 at http://nrn.com <p>Bar Louie has 117 casual-dining units nationwide, and prides itself on fostering a local feel.</p> Courtesy of Bar Louie Fast-casual traffic stumbles as menu prices climb http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/fast-casual-traffic-stumbles-menu-prices-climb <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers feeling “sticker shock” particularly at lunch, NPD research finds </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/fast-casual-traffic-stumbles-menu-prices-climb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/consumer-trends/fast-casual-traffic-stumbles-menu-prices-climb#comments Fast Casual Consumer Trends Registration Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:34:00 +0000 176551 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock American Blue Ribbon CEO resigns http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns <div class="field-deck"> Hazem Ouf helped turn O’Charley’s, Bakers Square owner into $1.2 billion company </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hazem Ouf helped turn O’Charley’s, Bakers Square owner into $1.2 billion company</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/american-blue-ribbon-ceo-resigns#comments Casual Dining People News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:57:00 +0000 176521 at http://nrn.com <p>Hazem Ouf</p>