Segments http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46244/more en Stan Frankenthaler plans revamp of CraftWorks restaurants http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Dunkin' Brands veteran plots evolution of 11 brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/chef-insights/stan-frankenthaler-plans-revamp-craftworks-restaurants#comments Casual Dining Chef Insights Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Menu People Dunkin' Donuts Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:33:00 +0000 118091 at http://nrn.com <p>CraftWorks chief officer of food, beverage and strategic supply, Stan Frankenthaler.</p> CraftWorks Franchisee survey: More weak sales for McDonald’s http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/franchisee-survey-more-weak-sales-mcdonald-s <div class="field-deck"> Analyst research shows operators frustrated by franchisor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analyst research shows operators frustrated by franchisor</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/franchisee-survey-more-weak-sales-mcdonald-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/franchisee-survey-more-weak-sales-mcdonald-s#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service McDonald's Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:57:00 +0000 118081 at http://nrn.com Video: Jamba touts juice at all dayparts http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/video-jamba-touts-juice-all-dayparts <div class="node-body article-body">Jamba Juice Healthy Living Council member Elizabeth M. Ward, MS, RD, highlights the versatility of juice</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/video-jamba-touts-juice-all-dayparts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/video-jamba-touts-juice-all-dayparts#comments Beverage Trends Marketing Health & Nutrition Quick Service Jamba Juice Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:00:00 +0000 117991 at http://nrn.com Chuck E. Cheese's parent acquires Peter Piper Pizza http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza <div class="field-deck"> CEC Entertainment buys brand from ACON Investments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEC Entertainment buys brand from ACON Investments</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/chuck-e-cheeses-parent-acquires-peter-piper-pizza#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Chuck E. Cheese's Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:44:00 +0000 118071 at http://nrn.com Bill Simon returns to Darden's board http://nrn.com/blog/bill-simon-returns-dardens-board <div class="node-body blog-body">Darden’s newest board member is an old board member</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/bill-simon-returns-dardens-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/bill-simon-returns-dardens-board#comments Casual Dining Corporate People Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:07:00 +0000 118041 at http://nrn.com Habit Burger Grill parent files for $86.3M IPO http://nrn.com/corporate-news/habit-burger-grill-parent-files-863m-ipo <div class="field-deck"> Chain is first better-burger player to attempt to go public </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain is first better-burger player to attempt to go public</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/habit-burger-grill-parent-files-863m-ipo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/habit-burger-grill-parent-files-863m-ipo#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:00:00 +0000 118031 at http://nrn.com Chipotle cultivates brand message with festivals http://nrn.com/marketing/chipotle-cultivates-brand-message-festivals <div class="field-deck"> Co-CEO Steve Ells says fourth annual Cultivate Festival builds on marketing efforts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Co-CEO Steve Ells says fourth annual Cultivate Festival builds on marketing efforts</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/chipotle-cultivates-brand-message-festivals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/chipotle-cultivates-brand-message-festivals#comments Marketing Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:23:00 +0000 118021 at http://nrn.com Denny's promotes 3 executives http://nrn.com/people/dennys-promotes-3-executives <div class="field-deck"> Chris Bode is COO; John Dillon is CMO; Jill Van Pelt is CPO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chris Bode is COO; John Dillon is CMO; Jill Van Pelt is CPO</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/dennys-promotes-3-executives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/dennys-promotes-3-executives#comments Family Dining Latest Headlines People Denny's Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:45:00 +0000 117971 at http://nrn.com El Pollo Loco to launch customizable bowls http://nrn.com/food-trends/el-pollo-loco-launch-customizable-bowls <div class="field-deck"> Limited-time, Create Your Own Bowl promotion will focus on drive thru </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Limited-time, Create Your Own Bowl promotion will focus on drive thru</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/el-pollo-loco-launch-customizable-bowls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/el-pollo-loco-launch-customizable-bowls#comments Marketing Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service El Pollo Loco Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:53:00 +0000 117951 at http://nrn.com Pizza Hut surpasses 1M Twitter followers http://nrn.com/social-media/pizza-hut-surpasses-1m-twitter-followers <div class="field-deck"> Digital manager says the social media platform is “where the magic happens” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Digital manager Jenna Bromberg says the social media platform is “where the magic happens”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/social-media/pizza-hut-surpasses-1m-twitter-followers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/social-media/pizza-hut-surpasses-1m-twitter-followers#comments Social Media Quick Service Pizza Hut Registration Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:24:00 +0000 117941 at http://nrn.com <p>Jenna Bromberg</p>