Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Moe's Southwest Grill® has been recognized as the Brand of the Year in the Fast Casual Mexican Restaurant category based on the 2017 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study, for the second year in a row.
Today, that strong momentum is still evident across Lightbridge Academy’s entire franchise system, which has grown to 89 child care centers that are either open or in development.
Lyn and Charlie Church first met each other while doing sales calls at the same store, and the rest was history.
Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services announced today the addition of Rich Helm as the new Manager of Franchise Development for the brand.
Penn Station East Coast Subs has hired Matt Mitchell as a new area representative for St. Louis.
Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) smart luxury hotel brand, today announces the opening of Conrad San Luis Potosi, the brand’s first hotel in Mexico and second in Latin America.
Pets Warehouse, the performance-driven, family-run retailer identifies key qualities for franchise locations.
The 244-suite Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando, International Drive Convention Center has completed a top to bottom renovation of its atrium, lobby, restaurant, guest rooms and public space.
Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park, announces the opening of its latest location in Fairview Heights, Illinois.
Tracey Parker will be teaching Kinderdance programs to children in North East Houston Texas area.
Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® will unveil its newest restaurant franchise location in Lee’s Summit, MO with a public grand opening during the May 19-21 weekend.
SPONSORED Open a Sonic Drive-In Franchise
Here's your chance to own a SONIC® Drive-in Franchise Restaurant. As the nation's largest drive-in chain, SONIC® has successfully served up hot, fresh, delicious made-to-order food for more than 60 year.
he Board of Directors and executive team of iFranchise Group announced they have sold their interest in Franchise Dynamics to Executive Decisions Group.
Romacorp, Inc. is thrilled to announce that Orlando Magazine has recognized the world’s largest casual dining chain specializing in ribs in the “Best Ribs” and “Best Place to Take Kids” categories.
PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Jacksonville Southeast, Florida.
Realogy Holdings Corp. announced that it will host the fifth annual Realogy FWD Innovation Summit (#RealogyFWD) on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 in New York City.
United® Real Estate, a rapidly expanding real estate and franchise organization, announced today its annual convention will take place February 22-24, 2018, in Miami, Florida.
A second Billy Sims BBQ restaurant is coming to Iowa. The Tulsa-based leading barbecue franchise will open in Cedar Rapids on Friday, May 19.
May is National Burger Month and Back Yard Burgers’ 30th Anniversary and to celebrate, the restaurant is offering its Classic Burger for only $1.87 on May 19th – the original price when Back Yard Burgers first opened in 1987.
Duck Donuts has invited students from The Vista School, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, to enjoy a morning of donut-making and decorating their own Duck Donuts creation.
PrideStaff, a national, franchised staffing organization, is pleased to announce that they were recently named to Forbes’ 2017 Lists of America’s Best Recruiting Firms.
Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Livermore, the brand’s first property in California.
SPONSORED Open a Growler USA Franchise
Craft beer is America’s fastest-growing industry. Growler USA's award-winning concept provides quality, select cuisine and the best local and regional craft beers and hand-crafted beverages in a comfortable, upscale neighborhood environment.
Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries and All Pro Eating will host 11 of the world’s fastest eaters at the World Hamburger Eating Championship at the Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh Saturday, May 20 at noon.
he Board of Directors of Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, has declared a quarterly cash dividend.
Embassy Suites by Hilton, a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton (NYSE: HLT), announced today the opening of a newly-built hotel in San Antonio, Texas.
Nearly three decades after first setting up shop in suburban Detroit, America’s fastest-growing and favorite neighborhood pet store is set to open up its 400th store this May in Coconut Creek, Fla.
Cold Stone Creamery® announces a wondrous new Ice Cream flavor, Dark Chocolate Triple Berry, in honor of its partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures and the release of their action adventure film Wonder Woman.
In four short years, Creamistry has become more than just one of the fastest-growing ice cream franchises in the country.
As TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® closes out the first quarter of 2017 with year-over-year growth jumping by 15 percent, it's clear the brand is heading into its busiest months of the year with incredibly strong momentum.
With more and more people developing a passion for healthy lifestyles and unique fitness classes, Burn Boot Camp, a national fitness brand offering burst training camps, is gaining popularity.
Church’s Chicken has announced its largest giveaway ever for its Church’s Scholars Program.