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Aaron's, Inc. delivered a brand new 2017 blue Kia Forte EX wrapped in a big blue bow to Adam Barbour of Stockton, California, the grand prize winner of Aaron's "Big Blue Bow Event," at the Aaron's store in Tracy, California.
Kona Ice recently kicked off its milestone 10th anniversary huddling up with more than 650 franchisees and team leadership to game plan for a future that is certain to be filled with celebratory touchdown dances.
Wendy's® has arrived in Indianapolis for the first and second round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship, the third stop on the Drive to the Final Four.
Long John Silver’s, America’s favorite seafood restaurant, Chief Executive Officer James O’Reilly, spoke yesterday at the Franchise Times Finance & Growth Conference in Las Vegas.
To celebrate its 30th Anniversary, Unishippers is asking customers to help the company take a trip down memory lane.
National Property Inspections, Inc., parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, held its first franchisee workshop of 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia earlier this month.
Shane’s Rib Shack, a true American rib shack, announces the winners of its customer loyalty promotion, Holiday Wait & Win.
When Petland Orlando East co-owner Ben Hoofnagle heard through the grapevine that Alan really wanted a puppy, Ben reached out and invited the family to his store.
The results are in and Great Clips salons across the U.S. raised over $640,000 to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals during their latest Miracle Balloon campaign.
Each Ponderosa Steakhouse restaurant in Missouri and Illinois will hold a “Buy One, Give $1” fundraiser on Sunday, March 12 to provide assistance to the victims of the recent tornadoes in Missouri and Illinois.
For the fifth year in a row, leading travel franchise Dream Vacations celebrates Women’s History Month in March by honoring a female franchise owner with the OPAL Award for Women.
SPONSORED Open a Jersey Mike's Subs Franchise
Jersey Mike's, a fast-casual sub sandwich franchise with more than 1,500 locations open and under development nationwide, believes that making a sub sandwich and making a difference can be one and the same.
AAMCO proudly recognizes its longest-tenured franchisee, Bill Harrison, for his remarkable 50-year anniversary with the brand.
February was a big month for the The Entrepreneur's Source® as the company was featured by three major national business publications – Entrepreneur, Franchising World and Franchising USA.
U.S. Lawns wrapped up a series of two-day Regional Meetings this week, providing franchisees and their managers with company updates and training on new initiatives.
The numbers are in! Petland stores nationwide raised more than $130,000 during the 2016 St. Jude Halloween Pin-Up Promotion benefitting St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital®.
Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt® in honor of International Women’s Day, the brand is doing its part to raise awareness and speed up the process.
The burger aficionados at Tucker Duke's Lunchbox bested the competition with their Marmaduke burger to emerge victorious in Red Robin's fifth annual Best of the Bash Award at the Heineken Light Burger Bash.
The Successful Hands Grant Program™ supports massage therapy students and their schools. In 2017, program sponsors Biofreeze®, Massage Envy® and Bon Vital® will award eight $1,000 grants to massage therapy students.
Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW) recently presented a donation of more than $20,200 to the Children's Burn Foundation (CBF).
In its continued support of Water.org’s efforts to end the global water crisis, Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning, one of the nation’s fastest-growing and greenest carpet cleaning franchises, donated $30,280 to the cause in 2016.
Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC remembers Chandler B. Barton, legendary leader and former chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker, who passed away on February 12, 2017 at his home in Johns Creek, GA.
SPONSORED Open a BirthdayPak Franchise
BirthdayPak is an award-winning marketing platform that brings local upscale businesses together with their best customers.
The top cruise travel agency franchise in North America, Expedia CruiseShipCenters, announced a record-setting year after ending 2016 with exciting growth.
As a thank-you gift for service to their country, Woodcraft sent handcrafted wood pens to 4,840 sailors serving aboard the USS George H. W. Bush.
FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of FASTSIGNS® announced that it is attending and sponsoring at the National Business Media Show from Feb. 16 to 18, 2017 at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center.
In an effort to make sure kids across the country sport the most stylish ‘dos this year, Snip-its announced today its picks for ‘Top 2017 Hairstyle Trends for Kids.’
In 2016, Rob Riches, a Certified Mechanical Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) and self-described "hands-on-guy," changed jobs from disaster restoration to disaster prevention by investing in Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW).
HomeVestors, the We Buy Ugly Houses® company, today announced Tom Beerley, a franchisee in Pennsylvania, is the winner of The Ugliest House Of The Year® 2016 Contest.
This March, Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its authentic fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, asks customers to eat a sub and help a local charity.
Monumental sales and an increase in higher-priced purchases indicate that travel franchise owners affiliated with CruiseOne/Dream Vacations are on track to have a record-breaking 2017.
The Driven Brands Charitable Foundation (DBCF) raised more than $650,000 in 2016 and its fundraising efforts have now surpassed more than $1.5 million since it was established in 2012.