Fast Casual http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46246/more en The Counter to ramp up growth with fast-casual sister brand http://nrn.com/fast-casual/counter-ramp-growth-fast-casual-sister-brand <div class="field-deck"> Two formats offer flexibility for U.S., international expansion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two formats offer flexibility for U.S., international expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/counter-ramp-growth-fast-casual-sister-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/counter-ramp-growth-fast-casual-sister-brand#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:29:00 +0000 131211 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo:: The Counter</p> Meatheads aims to stand out with service http://nrn.com/fast-casual/meatheads-stands-out-service <div class="field-deck"> Chain focuses on details to succeed in better-burger battle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain focuses on details 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http://nrn.com/corporate-news/panera-increase-share-buybacks-after-dialogue-activist-investor#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Latest Headlines Panera Bread Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:07:00 +0000 131171 at http://nrn.com Blaze Pizza sees possible IPO in future http://nrn.com/blog/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future <div class="node-body blog-body">Fast-casual pizza leader gunning to be fifth-largest pizza brand within five years</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/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/blaze-pizza-sees-possible-ipo-future#comments Corporate News Fast Casual Reporter&#039;s Notebook Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:55:00 +0000 131081 at http://nrn.com Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria co-founder named CEO http://nrn.com/people/persona-wood-fired-pizzeria-co-founder-named-ceo <div 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130881 at http://nrn.com Change the Menu, Build the Business http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/change-menu-build-business <div class="node-body article-body">Chefs share their tips for how to keep the menu current</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/change-menu-build-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sponsored-content/change-menu-build-business#comments Casual Dining Fast Casual Latest Headlines Independents Sponsored Content Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 129771 at http://nrn.com Potbelly names Michael Coyne CFO http://nrn.com/people/potbelly-names-michael-coyne-cfo <div class="field-deck"> Coyne succeeds Charles Talbot at fast-casual sandwich chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coyne succeeds Charles Talbot at fast-casual sandwich chain </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/potbelly-names-michael-coyne-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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