Latest Headlines http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44071/more en Chipotle 2Q same-store sales rise 17.3% http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/chipotle-2q-same-store-sales-rise-173 <div class="field-deck"> Comps boosted primarily by increase in traffic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Comps boosted primarily by increase in traffic</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/chipotle-2q-same-store-sales-rise-173" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/chipotle-2q-same-store-sales-rise-173#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Same-store sales Chipotle Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:50:00 +0000 111961 at http://nrn.com El Pollo Loco IPO expected this week http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-ipo-expected-week <div class="field-deck"> Pricing estimated in the $13 to $15 per share range </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pricing estimated in the $13 to $15 per share range</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-ipo-expected-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/el-pollo-loco-ipo-expected-week#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service El Pollo Loco Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:43:00 +0000 111941 at http://nrn.com Yum, McDonald's embroiled in Chinese supplier controversy http://nrn.com/food-safety/yum-mcdonalds-embroiled-chinese-supplier-controversy <div class="field-deck"> Companies drop meat vendor amid food safety investigation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Companies drop meat vendor amid food safety investigation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-safety/yum-mcdonalds-embroiled-chinese-supplier-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-safety/yum-mcdonalds-embroiled-chinese-supplier-controversy#comments Food Safety International Latest Headlines McDonald's Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:07:00 +0000 111951 at http://nrn.com A McDonald's unit in Shanghai Restaurant news to know: July 21, 2014 http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-21-2014 <div class="field-byline"> NRN Editors </div> <div class="field-deck"> NRN editors select top industry stories from around the web </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRN editors select top industry stories from around the web</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-21-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-21-2014#comments Latest Headlines Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:55:00 +0000 111931 at http://nrn.com <p>Cinnabon president Kat Cole</p> NRN names 2014 Hot Concepts winners http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/nrn-names-2014-hot-concepts-winners <div class="field-deck"> Nation's Restaurant News will fete hot, emerging brands during MUFSO celebration </div> <div 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http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee <div class="node-body article-body">Emerging brands stress systems, values, exclusivity to attract multiunit partners</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/lessons-landing-big-franchisee#comments Franchising Latest Headlines Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:07:00 +0000 111751 at http://nrn.com <p>Bar Louie recently signed a franchise operator of more than two dozen Subway locations to open six Bar Louie restaurants in the Chicago area.</p> Restaurants wrestle with rising rents http://nrn.com/operations/restaurants-wrestle-rising-rents <div class="node-body article-body">Post-recession recovery means higher costs for big bottom-line item</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/restaurants-wrestle-rising-rents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/restaurants-wrestle-rising-rents#comments Finance Latest Headlines Operations Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:48:00 +0000 111741 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurant news to know: July 18, 2014 http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-18-2014 <div class="field-byline"> NRN Editors </div> <div class="field-deck"> NRN editors select top industry stories from around the web </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NRN editors select top industry stories from around the web</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-18-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/restaurant-news-know-july-18-2014#comments Latest Headlines Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:43:00 +0000 111721 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Carl's Jr., Hardee's parent names first president of international 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