Weekly Wrap http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46762/more en Survey: McDonald's franchisees report dire outlook http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook <div class="field-deck"> Janney lowers same-store sales estimates after operators warn bad June, July results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Janney lowers same-store sales estimates after operators warn bad June, July results</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/survey-mcdonalds-franchisees-report-dire-outlook#comments Finance Franchising Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Quick Service McDonald's Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:18:00 +0000 110961 at http://nrn.com Analyst: Chick-fil-A poses serious threat to McDonald's http://nrn.com/finance/analyst-chick-fil-poses-serious-threat-mcdonalds <div class="field-deck"> Chicken chain’s growth could soon cut into burger giant’s market share </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chicken chain’s growth could soon cut into burger giant’s market share</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/finance/analyst-chick-fil-poses-serious-threat-mcdonalds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/finance/analyst-chick-fil-poses-serious-threat-mcdonalds#comments Finance Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Quick Service Chick-fil-A McDonald's Registration Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:32:00 +0000 110831 at http://nrn.com A look at the summer burger boom http://nrn.com/food-trends/look-summer-burger-boom <div class="node-body gallery-body">An unusually large selection of America’s favorite sandwich is hitting restaurants this season</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/look-summer-burger-boom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/look-summer-burger-boom#comments Food Trends Weekly Wrap What's Hot Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:01:00 +0000 110781 at http://nrn.com Bankrupt Crumbs reaches financing deal http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/crumbs-secures-financing-chapter-11-filing <div class="field-deck"> Marcus Lemonis joins Dippin’ Dots owner to acquire, revive cupcake chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Marcus Lemonis joins Dippin’ Dots owner to acquire, revive cupcake chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/crumbs-secures-financing-chapter-11-filing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/crumbs-secures-financing-chapter-11-filing#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Weekly Wrap Quick Service Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:56:00 +0000 110771 at http://nrn.com Twin Peaks: In-house brewery could be key to success http://nrn.com/operations/twin-peaks-house-brewery-could-be-key-success <div class="node-body article-body">Craft beer operation reduces costs, boosts profit</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/twin-peaks-house-brewery-could-be-key-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/twin-peaks-house-brewery-could-be-key-success#comments Beer Casual Dining Beverage Trends Latest Headlines Operations Weekly Wrap Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 110671 at http://nrn.com <p>Twin Peaks&rsquo; Irving, Texas, unit includes a brewpub and silo.</p> Report: Same-store sales growth lackluster in 2Q http://nrn.com/black-box/report-same-store-sales-growth-lackluster-2q <div class="field-deck"> Results can no longer be blamed on poor weather </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Results can no longer be blamed on poor weather</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/black-box/report-same-store-sales-growth-lackluster-2q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/black-box/report-same-store-sales-growth-lackluster-2q#comments Black Box Latest Headlines Same-store sales Weekly Wrap Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:18:00 +0000 110701 at http://nrn.com Landry's opens new Mastro's Ocean Club restaurant http://nrn.com/fine-dining/landrys-opens-new-mastros-ocean-club-restaurant <div class="field-deck"> CEO Tilman Fertitta says company plans to keep brand unique </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CEO Tilman Fertitta says company plans to keep brand unique</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fine-dining/landrys-opens-new-mastros-ocean-club-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fine-dining/landrys-opens-new-mastros-ocean-club-restaurant#comments Latest Headlines Fine Dining Weekly Wrap Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:22:00 +0000 110691 at http://nrn.com <p>The view from dining room of Mastro&rsquo;s in Malibu</p> Taco Bell updates menus to focus on protein http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-updates-menus-focus-protein <div class="node-body article-body">Chain's Cantina Power lineup drops gourmet ingredients in favor of meat</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-updates-menus-focus-protein" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/taco-bell-updates-menus-focus-protein#comments Latest Headlines Food Trends Health & Nutrition Weekly Wrap Quick Service Taco Bell Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:47:00 +0000 110611 at http://nrn.com <p>Taco Bell&#39;s Cantina Power Grilled Chicken Bowl</p> Bob Evans 4Q net income plummets 47.8% http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bob-evans-4q-net-income-plummets-478 <div class="field-deck"> Company challenged by winter weather, commodity costs in fiscal 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company challenged by winter weather, commodity costs in fiscal 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bob-evans-4q-net-income-plummets-478" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/bob-evans-4q-net-income-plummets-478#comments Corporate News Family Dining Latest Headlines Bob Evans Restaurants Weekly Wrap Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:05:00 +0000 110461 at http://nrn.com Olive Garden unveils design revamp http://nrn.com/operations/olive-garden-unveils-design-revamp <div class="field-deck"> Brand refresh includes new logo, website, online ordering platform </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brand refresh includes new logo, website, online ordering platform</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/operations/olive-garden-unveils-design-revamp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/operations/olive-garden-unveils-design-revamp#comments Casual Dining Latest Headlines Operations Weekly Wrap Olive Garden Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:53:00 +0000 110391 at http://nrn.com