Fast Casual http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46246/more en Macaroni Grill debuts fast-casual lunch format http://nrn.com/fast-casual/macaroni-grill-debuts-fast-casual-lunch-format <div class="node-body article-body">Romano’s Kitchen Counter is available inside 131 of the chain’s casual-dining restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/macaroni-grill-debuts-fast-casual-lunch-format" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/macaroni-grill-debuts-fast-casual-lunch-format#comments Casual Dining Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:13:00 +0000 118971 at http://nrn.com <p>Express counter area in Macaroni Grill in Montrose area of Houston.</p> Romano's Kitchen Grill Panera 3Q net income falls 8.3% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-3q-net-income-falls-83 <div class="field-deck"> Higher food costs, technology initiatives weighed down results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher food costs, technology initiatives weighed down results</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-3q-net-income-falls-83" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-3q-net-income-falls-83#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Panera Bread Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:27:00 +0000 118831 at http://nrn.com Can Noodles, Potbelly stocks recover? http://nrn.com/blog/can-noodles-potbellys-stock-recover <div class="node-body blog-body">The stock prices for last year's two big IPOs, Noodles & Company and Potbelly Corporation, have struggled over the past year as their sales have disappointed. But an analyst gives the stocks hope for recovery.</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/can-noodles-potbellys-stock-recover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/can-noodles-potbellys-stock-recover#comments Corporate Markets Fast Casual Same-store sales Reporter&#039;s Notebook Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:54:00 +0000 118741 at http://nrn.com Garden Fresh debuts Discover Fresh campaign http://nrn.com/marketing/garden-fresh-debuts-discover-fresh-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant redesign and marketing efforts play up fresh-from-the-farm food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/garden-fresh-debuts-discover-fresh-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/garden-fresh-debuts-discover-fresh-campaign#comments Marketing Fast Casual Latest Headlines Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:24:00 +0000 118281 at http://nrn.com <p>CEO John Morberg at a remodeled Souplantation unit</p> Chipotle stock price dips on moderate projections for 2015 http://nrn.com/markets/chipotle-stock-price-dips-moderate-projections-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts say fast-casual chain has plenty of growth opportunity ahead</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/markets/chipotle-stock-price-dips-moderate-projections-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/markets/chipotle-stock-price-dips-moderate-projections-2015#comments Markets Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:36:00 +0000 118251 at http://nrn.com True Food Kitchen names Arik Markus brand chef http://nrn.com/people/true-food-kitchen-names-arik-markus-brand-chef <div class="field-deck"> Markus replaces Michael Stebner, who joined Sweetgreen in May </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Markus replaces Michael Stebner, who joined Sweetgreen in May</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/true-food-kitchen-names-arik-markus-brand-chef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/true-food-kitchen-names-arik-markus-brand-chef#comments Chef Insights Fast Casual Latest Headlines People Health & Nutrition Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:21:00 +0000 118231 at http://nrn.com <p>Arik Markus</p> Chipotle 3Q net income soars nearly 57% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/chipotle-3q-net-income-soars-nearly-57 <div class="field-deck"> Same-store sales rise nearly 20 percent, primarily on traffic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Same-store sales rise nearly 20 percent, primarily on traffic</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/chipotle-3q-net-income-soars-nearly-57" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/chipotle-3q-net-income-soars-nearly-57#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Chipotle Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:08:00 +0000 118161 at http://nrn.com Fox Restaurant Concepts presses national growth http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth <div class="field-deck"> Operator accelerates growth of fast-casual Flower Child concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator accelerates growth of fast-casual Flower Child concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/fox-restaurant-concepts-presses-national-growth#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:39:00 +0000 118151 at http://nrn.com <p>Inside Flower Child</p> Photo: Fox Restaurant Concepts 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> 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