Sales Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46267/more en Why so many restaurants are filing for bankruptcy http://nrn.com/blog/why-so-many-restaurants-are-filing-bankruptcy <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Sales declines push already struggling chains over the edge </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/why-so-many-restaurants-are-filing-bankruptcy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/why-so-many-restaurants-are-filing-bankruptcy#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Sales Trends On the Margin Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:45:00 +0000 176851 at http://nrn.com Sonic warns of 2% dip in 4Q same-store sales http://nrn.com/sales-trends/sonic-warns-2-dip-4q-same-store-sales <div class="field-deck"> CEO blames traffic shortfall, lower consumer spending </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO blames traffic shortfall, lower consumer spending</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/sales-trends/sonic-warns-2-dip-4q-same-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sales-trends/sonic-warns-2-dip-4q-same-store-sales#comments Sales Trends Quick Service Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:59:00 +0000 176811 at http://nrn.com Do restaurants focus too much on Millennials? http://nrn.com/blog/do-restaurants-focus-too-much-millennials <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Restaurants have focused so much on younger adults they might have left others behind.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/do-restaurants-focus-too-much-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/do-restaurants-focus-too-much-millennials#comments Sales Trends On the Margin Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:23:00 +0000 176751 at http://nrn.com Yum! Brands eyes growth after China division spinoff http://nrn.com/news/yum-brands-eyes-growth-after-china-division-spinoff <div class="field-deck"> Company and investors hope deal paves the way for expansion for both companies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company and investors hope deal paves the way for expansion for both companies </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/news/yum-brands-eyes-growth-after-china-division-spinoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/news/yum-brands-eyes-growth-after-china-division-spinoff#comments Sales Trends News Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:31:00 +0000 176741 at http://nrn.com Low commodity costs come at the right time http://nrn.com/blog/low-commodity-costs-come-right-time <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Lower sales and higher labor costs hit restaurants in the first half.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/low-commodity-costs-come-right-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/low-commodity-costs-come-right-time#comments Sales Trends Finance On the Margin Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:43:00 +0000 176641 at http://nrn.com Are ‘knockoffs’ taking Chipotle’s business? http://nrn.com/blog/are-knockoffs-taking-chipotle-s-business <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: It’s not clear where Chipotle’s customers are eating when they opt against a burrito.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/are-knockoffs-taking-chipotle-s-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/are-knockoffs-taking-chipotle-s-business#comments Sales Trends Fast Casual On the Margin Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:37:00 +0000 176431 at http://nrn.com Report: Same-store sales remain weak in August http://nrn.com/sales-trends/report-same-store-sales-remain-weak-august <div class="field-deck"> Continued traffic decline fuels summer of restaurants’ discontent, MillerPulse finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Continued traffic decline fuels summer of restaurants’ discontent, MillerPulse finds </div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/sales-trends/report-same-store-sales-remain-weak-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/sales-trends/report-same-store-sales-remain-weak-august#comments Sales Trends Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:25:00 +0000 176271 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock 3 struggling chains scramble for answers http://nrn.com/blog/3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Falling sales have left Ruby Tuesday, Ignite Restaurant Group and Così with few options</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/3-struggling-chains-scramble-answers#comments Stock Data Sales Trends On the Margin Fri, 16 Sep 2016 19:34:00 +0000 176181 at http://nrn.com Same-store sales is a terrible measure of performance http://nrn.com/blog/same-store-sales-terrible-measure-performance <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: The common measure of restaurant performance symbolizes short-term thinking in a business requiring long-term decisions</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/same-store-sales-terrible-measure-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/same-store-sales-terrible-measure-performance#comments Sales Trends Finance On the Margin Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:25:00 +0000 176001 at http://nrn.com NRA chief economist: Restaurant recession unlikely http://nrn.com/blog/nra-chief-economist-restaurant-recession-unlikely <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Despite weak same-store sales, economic signs are still strong</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/nra-chief-economist-restaurant-recession-unlikely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/nra-chief-economist-restaurant-recession-unlikely#comments Sales Trends Consumer Trends On the Margin Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:01:00 +0000 175831 at http://nrn.com