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Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. Reports Results For Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 »

February 11, 2013 at 7:37AM PST | Source: Pizza Inn

Company Continues to Grow Pie Five Pizza Co. Concept
THE COLONY, Texas - Feb. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PIZZA INN HOLDINGS, INC. (Nasdaq:PZZI)
Second Quarter Highlights:

The Company opened an additional Pie Five Pizza Co. restaurant
Company awarded first two Pie Five Pizza Co. franchise development agreements
Company-owned restaurant sales increased 55.8% over the second quarter of fiscal 2012 to $2.0 million
Net income decreased $0.2 million from the second quarter of fiscal 2012 to a loss of $120,000
Compared to second quarter of fiscal 2012, total domestic Pizza Inn franchised same store sales decreased 4.5%
EBITDA decreased $0.2 million to $0.1 million compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2012

Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc...

Othello Native Opens New Business, Hosts Grand Opening »

February 11, 2013 at 7:22AM PST | Source: Mr. Appliance

OTHELLO, WA. - (FEB. 5, 2013) – Mr. Appliance of the Columbia Basin, owned by Adam St. Mary, is hosting a ribbon cutting at the Greater Othello Chamber of Commerce Feb. 8 at 1 p.m. Mr. Appliance offers offer a broad range of appliance repair services, including residential and light commercial appliances.
“I’m proud to provide my hometown of Othello with quality appliance repair and world class customer service,” St. Mary said.
For more information, visit Mr. Appliance of the Columbia Basin at www.mrappliance.com/columbiabasin or call (509) 765-9888.
About Mr. Appliance®
Mr. Appliance is North America’s leading appliance repair franchise system. Established in 1996, its franchises provide full-service residential and light commercial appliance repair...

Wyndham Rewards Members Can Win One Million Aeroplan Miles »

February 11, 2013 at 7:14AM PST | Source: Wyndham Worldwide

PARSIPPANY, NJ - (Marketwire - Feb 11, 2013) - One lucky winner will be able to take the vacation of a lifetime thanks to Wyndham Hotel Group's Wyndham Rewards® guest loyalty program, which is offering members a chance to win one million Aeroplan® Miles.
An earning partner in the Wyndham Rewards program, Aeroplan is known throughout Canada as the premier coalition loyalty program in the country. Its members can earn miles with their favorite retailers, travel and hospitality companies, loyalty programs and more.
Today through April 30, 2013, Canadian residents who become Wyndham Rewards members will be automatically entered into the "Wyndham Rewards 1,000,000 Miles Sweepstakes" when they enroll online at www.WyndhamRewards...

National Papa Murphy's Survey Reveals Family Time Is Most Important To Women This Valentine's Day »

February 11, 2013 at 7:00AM PST | Source: Papa Murphy's
Papa Murphy's Opportunities Available

With Valentine’s Day falling on a weekday this year, American women say they want to hunker down at home and celebrate Valentine’s Day together with their families.
(PRWEB) February 11, 2013 - With Valentine’s Day falling on a weekday this year, American women say they want to hunker down at home and celebrate Valentine’s Day together with their families.
A new national survey of 234 American women with children reveals:

90% say they’re happy to spend Valentine’s Day at home with the kids and go out with their Valentine on another night.
42% say their ideal Valentine’s Day is an experience that includes the family as one of their top three choices for a perfect Valentine’s Day
62% say the high prices or big crowds deter them from going out on Valentine’s Day...

The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts Debuts In Poland With The Iconic Hotel Bristol In Warsaw »

February 11, 2013 at 6:53AM PST | Source: Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts

Following an Extensive Restoration, the Re-Branding of the Celebrated Hotel Bristol Introduces An Elevated Blend Of Contemporary Splendour And Artistic Spirit
WARSAW, Poland - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Feb. 11, 2013 - Following a meticulous and extensive multi-million dollar renovation, Hotel Bristol, one of Warsaw's most iconic establishments, today joins The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts' ensemble of the world's finest hotels. Owned by Starman Poland, Hotel Bristol, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Warsaw marks the luxury brand's first hotel in Poland, combining its authentic, artistic spirit and its cultural heritage with contemporary glamour and elegance.
"As The Luxury Collection portfolio continues to grow globally, we are thrilled to introduce the brand in Poland with the signing of the iconic Hotel Bristol," said Paul James, Global Brand Leader, The Luxury Collection, St...

Denny's Announces Timing Of Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2012 Earnings Conference Call At 5:00 P.M. (ET) On February 20, 2013 »

February 11, 2013 at 6:48AM PST | Source: Denny's
Denny's Opportunities Available

DSPARTANBURG, S.C. - Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)  - Denny's Corporation (Nasdaq:DENN), franchisor and operator of one of America's largest full-service restaurant chains, expects to announce financial and operating results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 26, 2012 on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 after the markets close. Senior management will hold a conference call on the same day at 5:00 p.m. (ET) to discuss these results and answer questions.
Interested parties are invited to listen to a live broadcast of the conference call accessible through the investor relations section of the Denny's website at www.dennys.com. A replay of the call may be accessed at the same location later in the day and will remain available for 30 days...

McAlister's Deli Reports Same-Store Sales Increase Of 8.3 Percent In Fourth Quarter »

February 11, 2013 at 6:43AM PST | Source: McAlister's Deli
McAlister's Deli Opportunities Available

Fast Casual Chain Announces 2013 Expansion Plans
ALPHARETTA, Ga. - Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - McAlister's Deli, a leading fast casual restaurant, announced a same-store sales increase of 8.3 percent during the fourth quarter of 2012. Company-owned restaurants were up 9.2 percent and franchise restaurants were up 8.2 percent. Company sales performance was driven by a 7.6 percent increase in entree sales, indicating overall traffic gains for McAlister's restaurants system-wide.
For the full year, total system sales were $419 million. System comparable sales increased 8 percent, with company restaurants up 8.4 percent and franchise restaurants up 7.9 percent. In addition to reporting comparable sales growth, McAlister's announced the opening of six new restaurants in the fourth quarter for a total of 12 new locations in 2012...

Creative Learning Corporation Announces 256th Franchise »

February 11, 2013 at 6:37AM PST | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz Opportunities Available

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Feb. 11, 2013 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB: CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment program, is pleased to announce that the Company sold 16 franchises in January and reached its 256th franchise on January 29th, a milestone that was not projected to be achieved until the end of June, 2013. The 256th franchise is located in Newark, Delaware. Creative Learning Corporation now has franchises in 38 states plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and 12 foreign countries.
About Creative Learning Corporation
Creative Learning Corporation, operating under the trade name Bricks 4 Kidz®, offers programs designed to teach children ages 3-12+ the basic principles of engineering, architecture and physics using LEGO®, bricks...

Move Over Cupid: Pizza Hut Aims To Heat Up Valentine's Day For #LastMinuteLovers »

February 11, 2013 at 6:30AM PST | Source: Pizza Hut
Pizza Hut Opportunities Available

Pizza Category Leader Bundles Rare Eau de Pizza Hut Scent with new Big Pizza Sliders, Lover's™ Line of Pizzas to Create Limited Edition Lovers Packages
DALLAS - Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - When it comes to Valentine's Day shopping, procrastination is the rule, not the exception. On Cupid's highest day many couples forget to purchase gifts symbolizing their love and affection and end up bringing home a stale box of chocolates or the last picked-over card on the shelf.
Enter Pizza Hut. Rather than settle for leftover Valentine's Day gifts, pizza lovers are invited to tweet @PizzaHut using the hashtag #LastMinuteLovers with a plea to receive one of 24 daily limited edition Last Minute Lovers Packages from Pizza Hut. Included in the package, consumers have the opportunity to receive one bottle of the famous fragrance, Eau de Pizza Hut, and a $20 Pizza Hut gift card – which can be used to order a Lover's® Pizza or the newest innovation from Pizza Hut, Big Pizza Sliders – either one sure to heat up a special Valentine's Day dinner...

Reeling In The Relief: Sweetwater Catfish Is Back At Famous Dave's »

February 11, 2013 at 6:06AM PST | Source: Famous Dave's

MINNEAPOLIS - Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - "Sweetwater Catfish returns to Famous Dave's" (Nasdaq:DAVE), on February 11, 2013. Those are words the company's guests have been waiting over two years to hear. The world's greatest BBQ restaurant chain was driven to remove the popular appetizer and entrée from menus in 2011 because it was unable to get the quality it wanted. So began an epic narrative of guest devotion.
"Guests eat our catfish up as quickly as we can get it in the restaurants," said Famous Dave's Vice President of Purchasing, Jeff Abramson. "When the shortage hit, we couldn't keep our restaurants reliably supplied and, since we never sacrifice quality, we had to remove it from the menus. Suffice it to say, guests didn't like the news...

Howard Johnson's Give Happy Challenge Offers Schools Chance At $2,500 »

February 11, 2013 at 6:00AM PST | Source: Howard Johnson

PHOENIX, AZ - (Marketwire - Feb 8, 2013) - Students of Moon Valley High School in Phoenix, Ariz., today helped tip-off the latest round of Howard Johnson's Give Happy Challenge, becoming the first of four schools throughout the country to win a $2,500 donation from the iconic hotel chain in 2013.
Amidst shouts and cheers of 1,400 peers, the challenge took place this morning in the school's gymnasium and pitted 12 of the school's top students against members of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters in a series of six fun and wacky 60-second competitions. Among them: rapidly pulling tissues out of two stationary boxes using both hands and quickly fanning eggs with a pizza box to roll them across the floor.
"As a brand, Howard Johnson has a long history of spreading happiness and giving back in the communities where our hotels operate," said Phil Harvey, vice president of operations for Howard Johnson and event emcee...

Valentine's Day Special Is Heating Up At European Wax Center In Raleigh, North Carolina »

February 11, 2013 at 5:41AM PST | Source: European Wax Center

Now, an exclusive Valentine’s Day Special is being held at European Wax Center Raleigh-Falls of Neuse just in time to celebrate the special day.
Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 11, 2013 - With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, European Wax Center Raleigh-Falls of Neuse is offering a limited time deal on hair removal in Raleigh, NC. Now, guests who purchase one waxing session can get another area of equal or lesser value waxed for 50% off.* This limited time offer will only run until February 28, 2013.
With the Valentine’s Day Special guests can mix and match their waxing service any way they like. For example, a guest can wax their legs and receive a Brazilian wax in Downtown Raleigh, NC for just $21. Meanwhile, others can choose to get their eyebrows waxed and receive a lip wax for just $4...

Marti Hampton Named #1 RE/MAX Realty Team Leader In The U.S. »

February 11, 2013 at 5:30AM PST | Source: RE/MAX

Marti Hampton achieves top position on the RE/MAX Realty Top 100 U.S. Team Leaders List for residential sales.
Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 10, 2013 - Marti Hampton, leader of Team Marti at RE/MAX One in Raleigh has earned the No. 1 ranking among RE/MAX Realty residential team leaders in the U.S. Additionally, she is listed among the Top 10 leaders of RE/MAX Realty’s global team leaders for total commissions—which include those for both commercial and residential.
“I’m both honored and humbled by the No. 1 ranking,” said Hampton. “For me, what it represents is a recognition that my team and I are out there every day doing the best possible job for each of our clients.”
Hampton’s No...

COIT Cleaning And Restoration Company Offers Winter Driveway Maintenance Tips »

February 11, 2013 at 5:26AM PST | Source: COIT

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 11, 2013 - Now that winter is in full swing, COIT, a leading supplier of specialty cleaning and disaster restoration services headquartered in San Francisco, is offering tips on winter driveway maintenance as part of their effort to educate consumers about the importance of preventing moisture and other structural damage. Maintaining a driveway properly during the colder months – especially in regions that see snow or ice – will protect the driveway and the home, and will improve family safety.
“Many homeowners don’t realize that maintaining a driveway properly is a year-round effort and involves more than shoveling snow,” Bob Kearn, President and CEO of COIT, said...

Do You Know What To Look For In A Great Internship? »

February 11, 2013 at 5:21AM PST | Source: College Pro Painters

WOBURN, MA - (Marketwire - Feb 8, 2013) - Recent statistics on post-college employment estimate that roughly 50% of graduating students are still unemployed or underemployed, but the cost of school and need for a degree are higher than ever. Before you end up on the wrong end of that statistic, ask yourself: Are you are willing to work harder than ever now, to achieve success and results that would previously seem unattainable for you?
Carolyn Corcoran, assistant director of Misericordia University's career development center, offers her insight, "If a new graduate wishes to attain a job, he or she really needs to display relevant work experience; the students who still have not landed a job -- or sometimes even an interview -- six months to a year after graduation are usually those who did not do an internship or neglected to work at a summer job that was relevant to their major during their time in college...

Always Best Care Senior Services Selects Nancy Frost As VP Clinical Services »

February 11, 2013 at 5:11AM PST | Source: Always Best Care, Inc.

One of the fastest growing senior care services in the USA selected Nancy Frost, RN.
Roseville, CA (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 - Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the fastest growing senior care franchise system in the USA, has selected Nancy Frost, RN to be its new Vice President, Clinical Services. With over 25 years of senior care nursing and nursing management experience, Ms. Frost brings the ideal background to help franchise owners develop a skilled care agency and provide quality care to the community.
Based in Roseville, CA just outside the state capitol in Sacramento, Always Best Care is one of the nation’s leading providers of non-medical in-home care, assisted living placement services and skilled home health care...

European Wax Center Marlboro Introduces Student Wax Pass »

February 11, 2013 at 4:59AM PST | Source: European Wax Center

A waxing location in Marlboro, NJ is now providing exclusive deals for students.
Marlboro, N.J. (PRWEB) February 10, 2013 - European Wax Center Marlboro recently introduced its Student Wax Pass. With the Student Wax Pass, students interested in hair removal in Old Bridge, Marlboro, NJ can receive a fourth complimentary waxing service with the purchase of three full-priced waxing services.
It’s now easier than ever for college-aged guests to try the wide range of waxing services in Manalapan, Marlboro, NJ. The Student Wax Pass allows guests to save 25% on the purchase of four waxing services. This offer is available to students of all ages with a valid student I.D.
European Wax Center Marlboro provides high-quality, professional Brazilian waxing in Marlboro at an affordable rate...

Massage Envy Spa In El Paso, Texas Now Offering A New Enhanced Therapy »

February 11, 2013 at 4:55AM PST | Source: Massage Envy Spa
Massage Envy Spa  Opportunities Available

Massage Envy Spa in El Paso is proud to introduce their Sugar Foot Scrub Therapy as a new Enhanced Therapy.
El Paso, Texas (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 - Now, at Massage Envy Spa in El Paso, Texas, guests can receive the brand new Sugar Foot Scrub treatment, the latest addition to the Enhanced Therapy. The Sugar Foot Scrub Therapy can be added to any massage session for only $10 as part of Massage Envy Spa’s Enhanced Therapies menu.
The Sugar Foot Scrub Therapy combines fortified sugar with jojoba, lavender olive and safflower oils. Massage Envy’s specially designed formula contains extra fine sugar granules and less oil than a typical sugar foot scrub, allowing for easier absorption into the skin.
The scrub cleans and exfoliates, removes dead skin cells, and soothes the surface of the skin while stimulating lymph flow and increasing circulation...

Happy Valentine's Day! Domino's(R) Offers A Sweet Gift To Customers Named Love »

February 11, 2013 at 4:32AM PST | Source: Domino's Pizza

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ - Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, is joining the country in celebration of Valentine's Day by offering a special gift to all customers and fans whose name is a variation of Love.
The first 500 people whose name is a variation of Love to email love@dominos.com, starting today through Friday, Feb. 15, will receive a $10 gift card.
"We want to help spread the love on Valentine's Day with all of our customers and fans," said Chris Brandon, Domino's Pizza spokesperson. "What better way is there than to share great tasting pizza with all of our customers named Love?"
Valentine's Day Fun Facts:

Teachers will receive the most Valentine's Day cards, followed by children, mothers, wives, sweethearts and pets...

Chester's Unveils Updates To Cubby's Locations »

February 11, 2013 at 4:28AM PST | Source: Chester's

Three Locations Remodel
February 11, 2013 // Franchising.com // Birmingham, AL - Chester's, in partnership with Cubby's convenience stores, has recently completed renovations to three of its Cubby's locations - two in Nebraska and one in South Dakota. The Pender and Norfolk locations in Nebraska have unveiled new looks as has Chester's at Cubby's in Mitchell, South Dakota.
These are just three of 11 Cubby's locations that serve customers Chester's delicious fried chicken. A Chester's partner since 2006, Cubby's has more than 25 stores in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota.
Cubby's customers can enjoy Chester's chicken seven days a week. Deliciously crispy on the outside, tender and flavorful on the inside, Chester's bone-in chicken, tenders and boneless wings are customer favorites...



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