Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Flip Flop Shops and REEF are teaming up this August to ship one lucky customer off to an exotic dream vacation of their choice.
Hooters of America, LLC, today announced Jasper County High School of Monticello, Ga., is the recipient of a $5,000 donation to its football program, courtesy of Hooters and Jon Gruden.
Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) today announced the appointment of Gary D. Foster, Ph.D., as Co-Chief Scientific Officer.
From the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention 2013, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced the launch of a series of initiatives to meet the needs of travelers from India.
SONIC (NASDAQ: SONC) has reached an agreement with the Wyandotte Nation, an Oklahoma-based Native American tribe, to open its first SONIC Drive-In in Seneca, Mo.
Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s newest, fast-casual restaurant concept, is scheduled to open South Carolina’s first Chicken Salad Chick franchise on August 13, 2013, in Greenville.
Aire Serv, a leading franchise organization providing heating, ventilation and air conditioning services, awarded five new U.S. franchises in the second quarter of 2013.
Wok Box continues to grow in Ontario as it opens up its newest location in Oakville. Franchise owners Damian Ross and Christian Coburn both have a love of food.
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt has teamed up with The Muscular Dystrophy Association in their second annual partnership to raise funds for children and adults affected by neuromuscular disease.
In light of August being National Cataract Awareness Month, Home Helpers & Direct Link of Broward & Palm Beach is educating the local community on various symptoms of cataracts.
According to latest statistics at Rhythm Time, the leading provider of educational music classes for children under five, franchising is proving to be a popular route to people wanting to own their own business.
European Wax Center Santa Rosa recently unveiled a smart way for students to save – the Student Wax Pass!
Celebrating over 20 years in business, the Between Rounds brand is looking to expand its franchises throughout Connecticut and other states.
House Doctors is growing at an unprecedented rate as a study from the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University shows that the general strengthening in the housing market is translating into increasing spending on remodeling.
Mosquito Shield of the South Shore of Massachusetts has expanded its mosquito control franchise territory to include Cape Cod and the South Coast, making Rob and Lisa Rowe of Hanover, MA the first multiple territory operators in Mosquito Shield’s..
Vanguard Cleaning Systems®, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, announced that the World Franchising Network has ranked it among its Top 100 Franchises for 2013.
Archadeck Outdoor Living, North America’s leading designer and builder of outdoor living spaces, announces the launch of its new franchise recruitment website as part of a larger recruiting campaign in the United States and Canada.
Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ:JMBA), a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand, today announced the expansion of its current smoothie Boost™ offerings.
According to a hiring trends survey of 323 employers in the U.S. and Canada, Express Employment Professionals found that more than half, 58 percent, of companies have an employee development program in place.
Online voting is now open to help select the winners of Entrepreneur magazine's Entrepreneur of 2013 contest presented by The UPS Store®.
Papa John's, the Official Pizza Sponsor of the NFL, is thanking America for making it the top-ranked national pizza company with a top-ranked offer.
CaliBurger™ announced today that it will hold two “Taste of Cali™” events in the Middle East and Europe during the month of August.
Domino's – who transformed the industry by pioneering pizza delivery more than 50 years ago – is looking to support the next great idea by launching its Powered by Pizza campaign.
Sunny Street Cafe is excited to announce a new partnership with VetFran, an initiative of the International Franchise Association. Through this partnership, a financial discount is offered to veterans who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC) today commented on the findings of a military panel that spent nearly two years investigating the possible role of products containing DMAA in the deaths of soldiers who had been exercising rigorously while on duty.
- Aug 5th, 2013
- By: GNC
Pinot's Palette is pleased to announce that eight of its Texas studios will participate in the company's Art Tasting charity event, which kicks off on August 15.
Coca-Cola Freestyle®, the revolutionary fountain dispenser will make its debut at Schlotzsky’s. Schlotzsky’s is adding Coca-Cola Freestyle to 26 of its locations in Austin, College Station, Tulsa and Oklahoma City.
Roetzel is pleased to announce that securities litigation attorney Rose M. Schindler has joined the firm as a partner in the Fort Lauderdale office, continuing Roetzel’s growth throughout South Florida.
Mosquito Shield of Northern Virginia is now booking service appointments and targeting the end of August as the official launch of the local mosquito control franchise.
ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national vehicle repair company and one of the country’s most prominent multi shop repair operators, announced today the opening of its 21st repair center in Georgia.