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Franchise Industry Expansions

Thriving franchise companies in search of growth opportunities know that well-executed expansion strategies are key to their continued success. Here's where you'll find the latest news as franchisors issue press releases announcing their growth, new unit openings, development strategies, and the regions and territories where they're offering franchising opportunities to both new and existing franchisees.

New Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Opens In Pittsburgh »

October 09, 2015 at 10:28AM PDT | Source: Holiday Inn Express

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 135-room Holiday Inn Express® Pittsburgh North Shore hotel.

OpenWorks Expands Franchise Locations To Denver »

October 09, 2015 at 7:06AM PDT | Source: OpenWorks

OpenWorks has announced plans to expand their franchise locations to the Denver metropolitan market and offer their full-scale line of facility cleaning and maintenance services to customers in the area.

Cellairis Device Repair Services Soon Available Inside Corinth Walmart »

October 09, 2015 at 6:08AM PDT | Source: Cellairis Mobile Repairs

Cellairis, a reputable mobile device and computer repair franchise, will open for business on October 15, 2015 inside the Walmart at 2301 S. Harper Rd in Corinth, MS 38834.

Amada Senior Care Expands To Greater Bethesda »

October 09, 2015 at 5:33AM PDT | Source: Amada Senior Care

Amada Senior Care, premier provider of non-medical in-home care and assisted living placement counseling, recently opened its newest office in Maryland – its Bethesda location.

South Beach Tanning Company Franchisee Opens In Alachua, Florida »

October 09, 2015 at 5:10AM PDT | Source: South Beach Tanning Company

With a loyal client base and desire to join a successful tanning brand, converting the existing salon to Central Florida based South Beach Tanning Company seemed like a natural fit.

Pie Five Is Off To The Races With Their First Kentucky Location »

October 09, 2015 at 5:05AM PDT | Source: Pie Five Pizza Co.

Pie Five Pizza can bake fresh, customized pizzas faster than a Kentucky race horse. The first location in Kentucky will open on Friday, October 16 in Fayette Mall at 3401 Nicholasville Road off of Nicholasville and New Circle Roads.

New Menchie’s Store In The Village At Cumberland Park Celebrates Grand Opening With Week Of Fun Festivities »

October 09, 2015 at 4:39AM PDT | Source: Menchie's

Menchie’s, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in Tyler, Texas at 8926 S. Broadway Avenue, Tyler, TX 75703.

Shreveport Welcomes ‘America’s Best Sports Bar’ On Monday »

October 09, 2015 at 4:11AM PDT | Source: Walk-On’s

Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar, voted “Best Sports Bar in North America” by ESPN, is opening its first franchise location in Shreveport on Monday, Oct. 12.

Goldfish Swim School Experiences Rapid Growth »

October 09, 2015 at 3:52AM PDT | Source: Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC

Construction has begun on the latest Goldfish Swim School in Cleveland, Ohio which will become Goldfish’s 29th location in the U.S.

New Menchie’s Store In Antelope Valley Mall Celebrates Grand Opening With Week Of Fun Festivities »

October 08, 2015 at 11:19AM PDT | Source: Menchie's

Menchie’s, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in Palmdale, California at 1301 Rancho Vista Blvd., Palmdale, CA 93551.

Ben’s Soft Pretzels Celebrates “Pretzeltober” By Raising Funds For Fallen Heroes »

October 08, 2015 at 9:09AM PDT | Source: Ben’s Soft Pretzels Franchising, Inc.

Ben’s Soft Pretzels is inviting customers to roll on in for delicious, Amish-inspired pretzels at an incredible value during October’s “Pretzeltober” celebration.

Lightbridge Academy(SM) To Open New Child Care Center In Bethlehem Township »

October 08, 2015 at 8:09AM PDT | Source: Lightbridge Academy

New Jersey-based Lightbridge Academy made good on its plan to expand its unique brand of child care and early education beyond the borders of the Garden State.

W Hotels Worldwide To Debut In Egypt With W Sharm El Sheikh And The Residences At W Sharm El Sheikh »

October 08, 2015 at 7:30AM PDT | Source: W Hotels Worldwide

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that it will launch the iconic W Hotels brand in Egypt in 2020 with the opening of W Sharm El Sheikh and The Residences at W Sharm El Sheikh.

New Franchise Location Opened In Minneapolis, Minnesota »

October 08, 2015 at 6:28AM PDT | Source: Zippy Shell

Zippy Shell is thrilled to announce the opening of their new franchise location in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The "Global City" is the ideal location to open a new franchise and grow Zippy Shell's national market.

Staymobile Contracts To Open Repair Centers In 17 Walmart Stores »

October 08, 2015 at 5:40AM PDT | Source: Staymobile

Staymobile® continues its rapid expansion to meet this growing user demand by announcing the opening of 17 locations within Walmart stores.

Fast Casual Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Opening In West Mobile, Ala. »

October 08, 2015 at 4:59AM PDT | Source: Uncle Maddio's

Due to popular demand, the greater Mobile, Ala., area is about to enjoy its second fast casual Uncle Maddio's Pizza restaurant!

New Menchie’s Store In Westheimer At Eldridge Parkway Celebrates Grand Opening With Week Of Fun Festivities »

October 08, 2015 at 4:54AM PDT | Source: Menchie's

Menchie’s, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in Houston at 13421 Westheimer Road, Suite E, Houston, TX 77077.

Orkin Establishes New International Franchise In El Salvador »

October 08, 2015 at 4:35AM PDT | Source: Orkin

Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL) announced today that the company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Orkin, has expanded its presence in Central America with the addition of a new franchise located in El Salvador.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Inks Five-store Deal With Veteran Carl’s Jr. Operators In Washington State »

October 08, 2015 at 3:49AM PDT | Source: Dickey's Barbecue Pit®

Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. continues to expand nationwide with a development agreement recently signed for five additional stores in the state of Washington.

New Menchie’s Store In Viking Plaza Celebrates Grand Opening With Week Of Fun Festivities »

October 08, 2015 at 3:44AM PDT | Source: Menchie's

Menchie’s, the friendliest place on earth with a mission to make every guest smile, has opened its newest store in Cedar Falls, Iowa at 421 Viking Plaza Drive, Suite 800, Cedar Falls, IA 50613.

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