Commodities http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46269/more en Why chicken wing prices are rising when they should be dropping http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping <div class="field-deck"> More chickens doesn’t necessarily more wing supply for restaurants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More chickens doesn’t necessarily more wing supply for restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/why-chicken-wing-prices-are-rising-when-they-should-be-dropping#comments Commodities Latest Headlines Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:04:00 +0000 129571 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurants find ways to mitigate beef costs http://nrn.com/commodities/restaurants-find-ways-mitigate-beef-costs <div class="node-body article-body">Consumer demand for beef is not going away</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/restaurants-find-ways-mitigate-beef-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/restaurants-find-ways-mitigate-beef-costs#comments Commodities Consumer Trends Food Trends Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:38:00 +0000 127851 at http://nrn.com <p>5 Napkin Burger uses hanger steak in its new Angry Pepper Steak.</p> Photo courtesy of 5 Napkin Burger Expert: Restaurants have room to raise prices http://nrn.com/commodities/expert-restaurants-have-room-raise-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Price increases have been modest over past five years, Intellaprice says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/expert-restaurants-have-room-raise-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/expert-restaurants-have-room-raise-prices#comments Finance Commodities Applebee's Corporate News Latest Headlines Menu Chipotle McDonald's Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:30:00 +0000 126841 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Buffalo Wild Wings wants to ease wing price swings http://nrn.com/commodities/buffalo-wild-wings-wants-ease-wing-swings <div class="field-deck"> Company says new contract should help with price volatility </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company says new contract should help with price volatility</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/buffalo-wild-wings-wants-ease-wing-swings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/buffalo-wild-wings-wants-ease-wing-swings#comments Casual Dining Commodities Corporate Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Fri, 06 Feb 2015 19:19:00 +0000 125691 at http://nrn.com Rising costs have hurt McDonald's franchisees' profits http://nrn.com/blog/rising-costs-have-hurt-mcdonalds-franchisees-profits <div class="node-body blog-body">The run-up in average unit sales for franchisees at McDonald's Corp. haven't quite been as profitable as you'd expect. The reason? Rising food costs and lots of discounts.</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/rising-costs-have-hurt-mcdonalds-franchisees-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/rising-costs-have-hurt-mcdonalds-franchisees-profits#comments Commodities Same-store sales Quick Service Reporter&#039;s Notebook Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:22:00 +0000 122331 at http://nrn.com Burger chains hit hard by record-high ground beef prices http://nrn.com/commodities/burger-chains-hit-hard-record-high-ground-beef-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Rising global demand, consumer skittishness, unfavorable weather challenge suppliers, operators</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/commodities/burger-chains-hit-hard-record-high-ground-beef-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/burger-chains-hit-hard-record-high-ground-beef-prices#comments Commodities Latest Headlines Food Trends Ruth's Chris Steak House Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:02:00 +0000 120521 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Small chickens will cost more next year http://nrn.com/blog/small-chickens-will-cost-more-next-year <div class="node-body blog-body">Chains like Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen can expect to pay more for chicken next year. The reason? Their chickens are too small.</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/small-chickens-will-cost-more-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/small-chickens-will-cost-more-next-year#comments Commodities Markets Quick Service Reporter&#039;s Notebook Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:54:00 +0000 120001 at http://nrn.com Del Frisco's cautious on raising menu prices http://nrn.com/corporate-news/del-friscos-cautious-raising-menu-prices <div class="field-deck"> Company still has pricing power, CEO says, but will approach increases judiciously </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company still has pricing power, CEO says, but will approach increases judiciously</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/del-friscos-cautious-raising-menu-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/del-friscos-cautious-raising-menu-prices#comments Commodities Consumer Trends Corporate News Latest Headlines Fine Dining Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:56:00 +0000 117811 at http://nrn.com How restaurants can conquer weak spending, high food costs http://nrn.com/mufso-content/how-restaurants-can-conquer-weak-spending-high-food-costs <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Operators share results of menu design improvements, supply chain efficiencies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operators share results of menu design improvements, supply chain efficiencies</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mufso-content/how-restaurants-can-conquer-weak-spending-high-food-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mufso-content/how-restaurants-can-conquer-weak-spending-high-food-costs#comments Commodities MUFSO-Content Supply Chain Food Trends Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:23:00 +0000 117371 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurant Menu Watch: Operators respond to rising lemon prices http://nrn.com/commodities/restaurant-menu-watch-operators-respond-rising-lemon-prices <div class="node-body article-body">Prices of the citrus are more than 40 percent higher than a year ago</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/commodities/restaurant-menu-watch-operators-respond-rising-lemon-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/commodities/restaurant-menu-watch-operators-respond-rising-lemon-prices#comments Commodities Food Trends Registration Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:20:00 +0000 116621 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock