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Financing

Technomic: First quarter sales and traffic fall

Customers paid higher prices at restaurants early this year, but they went out less often, according to the March Technomic Chain Restaurant Index.

Financing

Do the delivery economics work?

Domino’s is the latest company to question the sustainability of the current model. RB’s The Bottom Line takes a look.

CEO Ahmed Abouelenein joins "A Deeper Dive" to talk about how the chain went from a nameless NYC cart to an international growth chain.

Third-party services’ growth hit the pizza chain’s same-store sales, but the company believes its unit development strategy will win in the long run.

The plant-based burger maker plans to raise more than $200 million in an initial public offering. Its filing details the market’s massive growth.

Companies with steeply falling sales frequently turn to franchisees to turn stores around. RB’s The Bottom Line examines whether this is a good idea.

The Starbucks competitor wants to raise $100 million, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The credit downgrade for NPC International is another sign of the financial pressure franchisees are under, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Lawsuits between the chain and former Chief Executive Jim Kuhn paint a picture of a company that grew too fast, then cut too many costs to survive, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The fast-casual pizza chain has struggled with closing units and falling sales.

The company’s decision to drop its semicustomizable sandwiches comes as the chain focuses more on speed, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The struggling casual-dining chain appointed a restructuring specialist as CEO and said a bankruptcy filing is possible.

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