Fast Casual http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46246/more en Yum to change Banh Shop logo over controversy http://nrn.com/marketing/yum-change-banh-shop-logo-over-controversy <div class="field-deck"> Company apologizes to Vietnamese community over red star’s connotation of communist symbolism </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company apologizes to Vietnamese community over red star’s connotation of communist symbolism</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/marketing/yum-change-banh-shop-logo-over-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/marketing/yum-change-banh-shop-logo-over-controversy#comments Marketing Fast Casual Latest Headlines Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:28:00 +0000 116351 at http://nrn.com <p>Yum says it will change all branding that depicts a red star.</p> Noodles & Company CEO optimistic on growth plans http://nrn.com/noodles-company/noodles-company-ceo-optimistic-growth-plans <div class="field-deck"> Kevin Reddy says fast-casual operator still has sights set on reaching 2,500 units </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Kevin Reddy says fast-casual operator still has sights set on reaching 2,500 units</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/noodles-company/noodles-company-ceo-optimistic-growth-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/noodles-company/noodles-company-ceo-optimistic-growth-plans#comments Noodles & Company Fast Casual Operations Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:00:00 +0000 115741 at http://nrn.com Asian Box seeks growth in challenging fast-casual segment http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/asian-box-seeks-growth-challenging-fast-casual-segment <div class="field-deck"> CEO Frank Klein outlines the chain’s plans, challenges to expansion </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Frank Klein outlines the chain’s plans, challenges to expansion</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/asian-box-seeks-growth-challenging-fast-casual-segment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/asian-box-seeks-growth-challenging-fast-casual-segment#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Operations Registration Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:30:00 +0000 115971 at http://nrn.com <p>Frank Klein</p> Asian Box Boston Market aims to boost service with competition http://nrn.com/fast-casual/boston-market-aims-boost-service-competition <div class="node-body article-body">Operations exec Tony Buford discusses brand's Service Excellence Challenge </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/boston-market-aims-boost-service-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/boston-market-aims-boost-service-competition#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Boston Market Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:48:00 +0000 116171 at http://nrn.com <p>Boston Market&rsquo;s executive vice president of operations, Tony Buford</p> A look inside Yum's Banh Shop concept http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-yums-banh-shop-concept <div class="node-body gallery-body">Get to know the quick-service operator's new fast-casual concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-yums-banh-shop-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/look-inside-yums-banh-shop-concept#comments Fast Casual Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:58:00 +0000 116031 at http://nrn.com Johnny Rockets unveils new multi-format prototype http://nrn.com/fast-casual/johnny-rockets-unveils-new-multi-format-prototype <div class="node-body article-body">Johnny Rockets Route 66 includes drive-thru, drive-in, food truck, movie theater pop-up</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/johnny-rockets-unveils-new-multi-format-prototype" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/johnny-rockets-unveils-new-multi-format-prototype#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Technology Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:24:00 +0000 116021 at http://nrn.com Report: Jimmy John's exploring sale http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale <div class="field-deck"> Sandwich operator hires investment bank North Point Advisors, Reuters reports </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sandwich operator hires investment bank North Point Advisors, Reuters reports</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/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/report-jimmy-johns-exploring-sale#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Jimmy John's Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:10:00 +0000 116011 at http://nrn.com Protein Bar names new president, COO http://nrn.com/people/protein-bar-names-first-president-coo <div class="field-deck"> Former Boudin Bakeries executive Samir Wagle will lead the growing fast-casual concept </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Former Boudin Bakeries executive Samir Wagle will lead the growing fast-casual concept</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/people/protein-bar-names-first-president-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/people/protein-bar-names-first-president-coo#comments Fast Casual Latest Headlines People Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:40:00 +0000 115941 at http://nrn.com <p>Photo: Samir Wagle</p> Protein Bar Yum to open fast-casual Banh Shop http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/yum-open-fast-casual-banh-shop <div class="field-deck"> Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, KFC parent tries new Vietnamese-inspired concept in Dallas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, KFC parent tries new Vietnamese-inspired concept in Dallas</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/yum-open-fast-casual-banh-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/yum-open-fast-casual-banh-shop#comments Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Food Trends Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:56:00 +0000 115771 at http://nrn.com Ron Ruggless CMO Perspectives: Paul Macaluso of Moe’s Southwest Grill http://nrn.com/cmo-perspectives/cmo-perspectives-paul-macaluso-moe-s-southwest-grill <div class="node-body article-body">Award-winning exec emphasizes brand heritage, food mission</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/cmo-perspectives/cmo-perspectives-paul-macaluso-moe-s-southwest-grill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/cmo-perspectives/cmo-perspectives-paul-macaluso-moe-s-southwest-grill#comments Moe's Southwest Grill Marketing CMO Perspectives Fast Casual Latest Headlines People Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:00:00 +0000 115681 at http://nrn.com