International http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46245/more en Wendy’s plots expansion in Brazil http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil <div class="field-deck"> Joint partnership signals burger chain’s focus on international growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joint partnership signals burger chain’s focus on international growth</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-plots-expansion-brazil#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:18:00 +0000 169851 at http://nrn.com Brexit could hit McDonald's and other chains http://nrn.com/blog/brexit-could-hit-mcdonalds-and-other-chains <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: British vote to exit European Union could hit chains' international sales and profits</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/brexit-could-hit-mcdonalds-and-other-chains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/brexit-could-hit-mcdonalds-and-other-chains#comments International Markets Quick Service On the Margin Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:34:00 +0000 169661 at http://nrn.com SEIU targets McDonald’s refranchising efforts in Asia http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia <div class="field-deck"> Union letter warns investors of risks of acquiring the chain’s restaurants in the region </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Union letter warns investors of risks of acquiring the chain’s restaurants in the region</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/seiu-targets-mcdonald-s-refranchising-efforts-asia#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 20 Jun 2016 18:48:00 +0000 168761 at http://nrn.com <p>A McDonald&#39;s employee in Beijing prepares to serve a drive-thru customer.</p> Guang Niu/Getty Images Wendy’s franchisee acquires Japanese chain http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain <div class="field-deck"> Operator buys 136-unit First Kitchen, with plans to create hybrid concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator buys 136-unit First Kitchen, with plans to create hybrid concept</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/wendy-s-franchisee-acquires-japanese-chain#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service Wendy's Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:18:00 +0000 167291 at http://nrn.com Arby’s looks overseas for expansion http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/international/arby-s-looks-overseas-expansion#comments Franchising Arby's International Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service Tue, 24 May 2016 15:50:00 +0000 166941 at http://nrn.com Arby's Yum’s China business returns to growth http://nrn.com/corporate/yum-s-china-business-returns-growth <div class="field-deck"> All company concepts report same-store sales growth in the first quarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">All company concepts report same-store sales growth in the first quarter</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/yum-s-china-business-returns-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/yum-s-china-business-returns-growth#comments Corporate International Latest Headlines Same-store sales Quick Service KFC Pizza Hut Taco Bell Wed, 20 Apr 2016 20:55:00 +0000 163851 at http://nrn.com Report: China wants to buy Yum China http://nrn.com/quick-service/report-china-wants-buy-yum-china <div class="field-deck"> China Investment Corp. wants to buy a majority stake in Yum! Brands' China business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">China Investment Corp. wants to buy a majority stake in Yum! Brands' China business</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/report-china-wants-buy-yum-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/report-china-wants-buy-yum-china#comments Corporate International Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service KFC Pizza Hut Taco Bell Tue, 19 Apr 2016 19:43:00 +0000 163651 at http://nrn.com 7-Eleven parent company chairman resigns http://nrn.com/people/7-eleven-parent-company-chairman-resigns <div class="field-deck"> Toshifumi Suzuki steps down amid reported succession struggle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toshifumi Suzuki steps down amid reported succession struggle</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/7-eleven-parent-company-chairman-resigns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/7-eleven-parent-company-chairman-resigns#comments Corporate International Latest Headlines People Quick Service Thu, 07 Apr 2016 17:46:00 +0000 162721 at http://nrn.com Firehouse Subs CEO outlines Canada expansion http://nrn.com/fast-casual/firehouse-subs-ceo-outlines-canada-expansion <div class="field-deck"> Company takes measured steps to growing abroad, Don Fox says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company takes measured steps to growing abroad, Don Fox says</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/firehouse-subs-ceo-outlines-canada-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/firehouse-subs-ceo-outlines-canada-expansion#comments Firehouse Subs International Fast Casual Latest Headlines Operations Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:42:00 +0000 162641 at http://nrn.com <p>Don Fox, CEO of&nbsp;Firehouse Subs, says the chain is already planning to open its second unit in Canada by the end of the year.</p> Firehouse Subs McDonald’s seeking partners to grow in China, Hong Kong, Korea http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-seeking-partners-grow-china-hong-kong-korea <div class="field-deck"> Operator plans to open 1,500 restaurants in region over next five years </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator plans to open 1,500 restaurants in region over next five years</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-seeking-partners-grow-china-hong-kong-korea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-seeking-partners-grow-china-hong-kong-korea#comments Franchising International Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:03:00 +0000 161981 at http://nrn.com McDonald's