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ServiceMaster Restore By Angler Of Dayton, OH Adds Two New Locations »

October 22, 2014 at 6:50AM PDT | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

To Increase Their Internet Marketing Campaign on RestorationMasterFinder.com
Dayton, OH (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 - ServiceMaster Restore by Angler is a ServiceMaster franchise based out of Dayton, OH that provides disaster restoration and construction services to Preble, Darke, Montgomery, and Miami counties. They have a micro-site on RestorationMasterFinder.com as part of their internet marketing campaign and they have recently added two new locations within their service area, Kettering and Centerville, to expand the reach of their micro-site. With these new locations, customers who are searching for disaster restoration and construction services in Kettering and Centerville, Ohio can easily find their service pages and contact information through major search engines and local searches...

Interim HealthCare Expands With 15 New U.S. Franchise Locations »

October 22, 2014 at 6:37AM PDT | Source: Interim HealthCare

Healthy, Steady Growth in Eight States; Ranked #92 in Franchise Times Top 200
SUNRISE, Fla. - Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Interim HealthCare® Inc., a national network of home care, hospice and health staffing franchises founded in 1966 and known for its continuum of care, added 15 locations in 2014 in eight states including California, Texas, Florida, Georgia, Virginia and New Jersey. The first locations in Utah and Maryland have opened. With more than 330 locations in 44 states, the franchise company has moved up 10 spots to number 92 in the Franchise Times Top 200 ranking announced earlier this month.
"As baby boomers age and home care is the most affordable option for senior Americans as well as people with conditions requiring ongoing medical care, the demand for quality home healthcare will only continue to rise," said Kathleen Gilmartin, President and CEO of Interim HealthCare Inc...

Realty Executives Of Central Florida Offers Peak Producers Training Program For Real Estate Professionals »

October 22, 2014 at 6:31AM PDT | Source: Realty Executives

Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 - Realty Executives of Central Florida Offers Buffini & Company's Peak Producers® Training Program for Real Estate Professionals.
Realty Executives of Central Florida is pleased to announce that we are offering Buffini & Company's revolutionary new training program, Peak Producers, with classes beginning on Monday, November 3rd, 2014.
Developed by industry expert Brian Buffini & Top Producer Joe Niego, this course is specifically designed to help real estate professionals develop the habits, attitude & skills they need to serve buyers & sellers at a deeper level and build a fundamentally sound business by successfully executing the roles of CEO, COO and CFO of their own businesses...

Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. To Announce Third Quarter 2014 Results On October 29, 2014 »

October 22, 2014 at 6:24AM PDT | Source: Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc.

HOUSTON - October 21, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRG) today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time.
The conference call can be accessed live over the phone by dialing 888-221-9542 or for international callers by dialing 913-312-1513. A replay will be available one hour after the call and can be accessed by dialing 877-870-5176 or 858-384-5517 for international callers; the password is 6720636. The replay will be available until November 5, 2014. The call will also be webcast live from the Company's website at www.igniterestaurants.com under the “Investors” section.
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Togo's Opens In Brawley With 1,000 Free Hot Pastrami Sandwiches »

October 22, 2014 at 6:13AM PDT | Source: Togo's Franchisor, LLC

"West Coast Original" Kicks Off with a Fundraiser and One Month of Giveaways
BRAWLEY, Calif. - Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Togo's Eateries, Inc., a "West Coast Original" since 1971, will give away 1,000 free Hot Pastrami Sandwiches to celebrate the opening of its new restaurant in Brawley. In the month ahead, guests will have a chance at winning free sandwiches for a year, gift certificates and a catering party. The new restaurant is located at 1050 S. Brawley Ave, Brawley, CA 92227 in the new Walmart shopping center. The team will host a training fundraiser for Brawley High School on Thursday, October 23rd from 4pm-7pm and the grand opening will take place on October 24th.
Renowned for its big and meaty sandwiches, Togo's piles on the premium ingredients with one-on-one deli-style service...

Mark Liberatore Embraces Small Business Ownership As Encore Career »

October 22, 2014 at 6:08AM PDT | Source: Caring Transitions

Bernardston, MA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - Mark Liberatore is looking forward to starting a new chapter in his life focused on serving seniors and families with his new business, Caring Transitions of the Central Connecticut River Valley.
Caring Transitions is America's largest resource specializing in managing senior relocations, downsizing and estate liquidations. In addition to the organizing, packing and move oversight, Caring Transitions can handle on-site and online estate sales, preparing homes for market and more. Caring Transitions of the Central Connecticut River Valley serves Brattleboro, Vermont; Keene, New Hampshire; and Greenfield, Northampton, Amherst and Holyoke, Massachusetts.
Liberatore decided it was time to open his own business after experiencing one too many corporate layoffs...

The Little Gym® Creates Harmonious Partnership With Kindermusik® »

October 22, 2014 at 5:52AM PDT | Source: Little Gym

Programs Led by Licensed Kindermusik Teachers to Begin at The Little Gym in January
SCOTTSDALE, AZ - (Marketwired - Oct 21, 2014) - Early music education has been shown to help develop memory and learning skills, so music has always been integrated into classes at The Little Gym, the premiere enrichment and physical development center for children. Beginning in January 2015, The Little Gym will add stand-alone music and movement classes through an exclusive partnership with Kindermusik, the world's leading provider of such classes for young children.
Kindermusik classes at The Little Gym will be offered for children newborn through 4 years, with parents and children participating together through age 2. The 45-minute music classes, which will be taught by Kindermusik educators and The Little Gym Kindermusik-certified instructors, will include Cuddle & Bounce, Sing & Play, Wiggle & Grow, Laugh & Learn, and Move & Groove...

Dental Fix RX Showcase Success From Exceptional Franchise Support »

October 22, 2014 at 5:47AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

National mobile dental repair company, Dental Fix RX, provides franchisees outstanding sales, marketing, training, and business support.
October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // DAVIE, Fla. – Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair franchisor, is proud to announce that due to outstanding franchise support, it has exceeded its sales and growth goals for 2014. By extending each franchise owner unmatched sales and marketing assistance, the unique Dental Fix business model is now actively serving more than 8,000 dentists nationwide and is working closer toward an overall goal of dominating the North American dental service industry.
"From the industry exclusive sales and marketing support offered to our franchise owners, Dental Fix has managed to see a 100 percent growth in 2014 compared to last year," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix...

Hyatt Announces Groundbreaking For Fourth Hotel In Puerto Rico »

October 22, 2014 at 5:25AM PDT | Source: Hyatt Place

A 149-Room Hyatt Place Hotel in San Juan Is Expected to Open in Q1 2016
October 21, 2014 // Franchising.com // CHICAGO – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H), PRISA Group and McConnell Valdés Consulting today announced the groundbreaking for Puerto Rico’s fourth Hyatt-branded select service hotel, the $29.7 million Hyatt Place San Juan. The announcement comes on the heels of the recent opening of the 126-room Hyatt House San Juan, which opened October 1, 2014, and confirms Hyatt’s commitment to Puerto Rico and the region. Hyatt Place San Juan will be developed by a joint venture between affiliates of Hyatt, PRISA Group and McConnell Valdés Consulting, Inc. As part of the transaction, a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management and related agreements with the joint venture for the operation of the hotel...

Spring-Green Lawn Care Set To Bring Comprehensive Franchise Opportunity To 2014 Green Industry And Equipment Expo »

October 22, 2014 at 5:18AM PDT | Source: Spring-Green Lawn Care

Expo will be held from October 22nd to October 24th in Louisville, Kentucky
Plainfield, Illinois (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - It's October, which means it's time to start thinking about the Green Industry and Equipment Expo (GIE+Expo). With over 700 exhibitors expected this year, the expo serves as the industry's introduction to a score of innovative new lawn care products and services. This year's expo - which promises to be the largest yet - will take place from Wednesday, October 22 through Friday, October 24 with access to all industry participants beginning on Thursday, October 23 starting at 9:00 a.m. The expo will be held at the KY Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
Spring-Green will be exhibiting in Booth 264 providing extensive information about the range of benefits the company offers to green industry executives interested in diversifying an existing business or converting to a Spring-Green franchise...

Sonic Announces 4.6% System Same-Store Sales Increase For Fourth Fiscal Quarter »

October 22, 2014 at 4:56AM PDT | Source: Sonic Drive-In

Adjusted EPS Increase of 17% for the Fiscal Year
OKLAHOMA CITY - October 21, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC), the nation's largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today announced results for the fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended August 31, 2014.
Key highlights of the company's fiscal year 2014 included:

Net income per diluted share was $0.85 compared with net income per diluted share of $0.64 in fiscal 2013; excluding certain adjustments outlined below, net income per diluted share increased 17% to $.84 compared with $0.72 in fiscal 2013;
System same-store sales increased 3.5%, consisting of a 3.5% same-store sales increase at both franchise and company drive-ins;
Company drive-in margins improved by 90 basis points;
40 new drive-ins were opened; and
The company repurchased $80 million in stock representing 7% of the company's outstanding shares as of the beginning of the fiscal year...

West Virginia Man Brings A Texas Favorite To His Home State With Dickey's Barbecue Pit »

October 22, 2014 at 4:51AM PDT | Source: Dickey's Barbecue Pit®
Dickey's Barbecue Pit® Opportunities Available

October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // Beaver, WV - Perry McKinney loves meeting new people and sharing his love of Texas barbecue. Following retirement, McKinney decided his next adventure would be to open a barbecue joint. On Thursday October 23 at 11 a.m., McKinney along with investors Joshua Conaway and Patrick Haynes will open Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Beaver. The new owners are hosting a three day grand opening to introduce the Beaver community to slow smoked Texas-style barbecue.
"After tasting Dickey's Barbecue Pit's Texas-style barbecue, I knew it would be a great fit for West Virginia," said first time owner, Perry McKinney. "I'm looking forward serving great food and meeting new people in our store and through catering their events...

Home Improvement Franchise Sets Foundation For California Development »

October 22, 2014 at 4:13AM PDT | Source: ShelfGenie

ShelfGenie's Customized Cabinet Solutions Offers Lucrative Multi-Unit Franchise Opportunities
October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // Atlanta, GA – With the U.S. housing market still rebounding from the recession, home owners are opting for functional improvements that help their homes stand out in the market and increase in value. One growing trend is customized kitchen organization. ShelfGenie, the industry leader in custom designed shelving solutions, will be exhibiting at the 2014 West Coast Franchise Expo from October 23-25. Along with a one-of-kind kitchen cabinet simulation on display, the franchise will be enticing multi-unit franchisees to expand into the key markets of San Diego, LA and San Francisco.
Currently the only franchise that specializes in glide-out shelving solutions, ShelfGenie is hoping to attract entrepreneurs eager to get in on the ground floor of a growing industry...

Window World Exceeds 1,000,000 Windows Sold Mark For Sixth Consecutive Year »

October 22, 2014 at 4:06AM PDT | Source: Window World
Window World Opportunities Available

Window World Exceeds 1,000,000 Windows Sold Mark for Sixth Consecutive Year
October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // NORTH WILKESBORO, N.C. - Window World®, America’s largest replacement window and home remodeling company, sold its 1,000,000th window of 2014 late last week. While this is the sixth year in a row Window World has hit this sales milestone, it has never done so as early in the calendar year.
With over 60% of its total window volume since its inception in 1995 sold and installed in the last six years, Window World is experiencing major growth in momentum. This drive has contributed to Window World’s success in garnering many honors throughout 2014, not only for its products, but also for its award-winning customer service...

Dental Fix Awards 6th Franchise In The State Of Arizona »

October 22, 2014 at 4:01AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 65th franchise of 2014, in Prescott, Arizona to Dr. Brett Mangum, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the Prescott/Sedona market, will be the 6th van to launch in the State of Arizona, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 113 territories currently operating throughout the US and Canada, Dental Fix is well on its way.
"It's been another tremendous year for us as we build on our brand's success and continue to grow throughout the United States and Canada," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix.
Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals...

Shula's Restaurants Launch In-Store Campaigns For Breast Cancer Awareness Month »

October 21, 2014 at 11:36AM PDT | Source: Shula’s Restaurants

Shula's Restaurant Locations Join Forces this October to Raise Money for the Shula Fund
Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - This October, one Florida-based restaurant franchise is rewarding loyal fans who donate to breast cancer treatment and awareness with an opportunity to celebrate like a Super Bowl winner and become a champion against breast cancer.
Until the end of October, all Shula's restaurant patrons who donate and/or contribute to the Shula Fund, an ongoing donation program that generates funds for the Moffitt Cancer Center, a leading national breast cancer treatment and research organization location in Tampa, will be able to hoist a replica of the Lombardi trophy. Managers at each Shula's location will snap a photo and encourage each patron to share their picture using the hashtags #shulafund, #shulaburger and/or #shulas to let all of their followers know they became a champion in the fight against breast cancer...

TruBlue Ranked Among Top 50 Franchises For Veterans »

October 21, 2014 at 11:08AM PDT | Source: TruBlue Total House Care

TruBlue Total House Care has been recognized as one of USA Today's Top 50 Franchises for Veterans.
Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - While just in their third year of franchising, TruBlue Total House Care has been recognized as one of USA Today's Top 50 Franchises for Veterans.
TruBlue specializes in providing complete house care, including maid services, home improvement, repair services, lawn care and more. TruBlue also works with real estate professionals, general contractors and property managers to maintain homes and rental properties, improve curb appeal, make final preparations to sell homes and more.
"At the core of TruBlue, what we really are offering our customers is not only convenience, but time and lifestyle...

Massage Green Spa, An Eco-Friendly Affordable Luxury Spa Franchise Will Open 50 South Florida Locations »

October 21, 2014 at 11:04AM PDT | Source: Massage Green Spa

Plans on Hiring 1250 Employees.
Davie, Florida (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - Massage Green Spa is coming to South Florida! The first South Florida location and area headquarters will open on October 25th, in the Town of Davie. Two more locations are set to open before the end of the year in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, specifically in West Kendall, and London Square. Locations in Coral Springs, Weston and Pinecrest/Palmetto Bay will open early next year. Area developer and franchisee owner, Dr. Reinol Gonzalez, D.M.D., a local dentist, is set to open a total of 50 locations within the next five years. Each Massage Green Spa site will employ approximately 25 persons, creating over 75 jobs by the end of the year and an approximate number of 1250 jobs when all the locations are fully operational by 2019...

Buffalo Wild Wings® Kicks Off New Year's Day College Football With Citrus Bowl Sponsorship »

October 21, 2014 at 9:18AM PDT | Source: Buffalo Wild Wings

The Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl™ Airs at 1:00 pm (ET) on ABC in the new Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium
MINNEAPOLIS - October 21, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD) and Florida Citrus Sports (FCSports) announced a partnership to present the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Florida. The 2015 Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl airs live on ABC on New Year's Day at 1:00 p.m. (ET) in the new Orlando Citrus Bowl stadium. The game is in its first year of a new cycle, pitting top non-College Football Playoff teams from the Big Ten (or Atlantic Coast) conference against a top non-CFP Southeastern Conference team.
"Buffalo Wild Wings is a brand for the fans and we're excited to continue to bring our unique Buffalo Wild Wings experience to college football fans across the country through this sponsorship," said Bob Ruhland, vice president of marketing at Buffalo Wild Wings...

GapKids Launches Limited-Edition Collection With Kate Spade New York And Jack Spade »

October 21, 2014 at 8:55AM PDT | Source: Gap Inc

Continuing Gap's trend of like-minded designer collaborations for GapKids and a first foray for the Kate Spade & Company brands into childrenswear.
NEW YORK - Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gap is thrilled to launch kate spade new york and Jack Spade for GapKids, a limited-edition girls' and boys' apparel and accessories collection for Holiday 2014. This marks kate spade new york and Jack Spade's first foray into childrenswear as well as the first time the Kate Spade & Company brands will partner together.
Launching in select Gap stores in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Hong Kong and Japan and on gap.com on October 30th, the childrenswear collection, which will be available for two weeks only, embraces child-like imagination with festive and whimsical styles in toddler and kids sizing...



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