Welcome to First Bite, a Nation’s Restaurant News podcast, your daily source of news from NRN hosted by Holly Petre.
Today, we’re examining the week in earnings, how companies performed in the first week of a busy earnings month and analyzing some major themes with a Nation’s Restaurant News editor.
Over the last couple weeks, several chains reported their second quarter earnings, including Noodles and Company, Wingstop, Chipotle, McDonald's, BJ's, Domino's, Texas Roadhouse and Cheesecake Factory.
The major theme was value as many companies are continuing to raise menu prices amid inflationary pressures.
Hear an analysis of latest earnings from NRN’s managing editor Leigh Anne Zinsmeister here.
Plus, catch up on all the top news of the day with our daily news recap at the beginning of each episode.