Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Rent-A-Center, Inc. has been ranked by Comparably as one of the top 50 large companies across North America for Best Company Outlook, and ranked #2 among all size companies for Best Operations Team.
Frios Gourmet Pops - a mobile franchise system that sells happiness for a living, essentially the modern version of the ice cream man, but gourmet.
Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services has been named to two prestigious rankings of top low-cost franchises.
Cinnaholic is giving customers something new to crave. The gourmet bakery unveiled its newest spring seasonal, limited-time offering (LTO) menu all while staying on brand and being 100% vegan.
IHG® Hotels & Resorts , one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the appointment of Haitham Mattar as Managing Director of India, Middle East & Africa (IMEA), effective 18 April 2021.
Scenthound is announcing their largest development deal to date, resulting in the selling out of the Atlanta market.
After building record-breaking momentum last year, Fazoli’s continues to dominate the premium QSR segment with historical sales and traffic performance in Q1.
Unity Rd., the cannabis dispensary franchise from Item 9 Labs Corp., announced today it has signed agreements with three entrepreneurial groups for expansion into New Jersey.
Founded on the principles of quality ingredients, unique ambiance and top-tier customer service, Crust Pizza Co. opened its doors in 2011 in The Woodlands, Texas.
DermaEnvy Skincare is continuing its national expansion with the opening of the brands 8th clinic location - in Sydney, Nova Scotia and third new clinic since the beginning of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
World Gym International are proud to announce a new partnership for the supply, distribution and education of the Champions & Legends product line.
Wing It On! has announced a new signed agreement with Dwayne Heard, Clinton Barrow and Nyerere Ellis to bring a minimum five locations to Atlanta.
StretchLab announced today it has signed a Master Franchise Agreement in Australia.
Eleven beauty salon owners from across the nation have been selected as part of MY SALON Suite’s 2021 Suite Elite Featured Member program.
Dream Vacations recently ranked 20th globally and 14th in North America in Entrepreneur’s list of the Fastest-Growing Franchises, published in the March issue of Entrepreneur magazine.
Hammer & Nails Grooming Shop for Guys is opening its 13th location, and is now poised to reach 30 locations before the end of 2021.
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced it will offer debt-free degrees in Agriculture, Culinary, and Hospitality to all eligible employees in partnership with Guild Education.
H.H. Franchising Systems Inc. (“H.H. Franchising”), a Cincinnati-based company that operates Home Helpers® Home Care, announced today it has been acquired by RiverGlade Capital.
THE DRIPBaR - a Rhode Island-based health center focused on administering preventative healthcare IV infusions, will be opening its first location in the state of Colorado.
TravelCenters of America Inc. is expanding its network with a new TA Express in Osseo, Wisconsin .
Known for its comfort food and nostalgic atmosphere, Northern Virginia-based Bob & Edith’s Diner is seeking out franchisees to accelerate its growth in Washington, D.C., and the surrounding area.
Christian Brothers Automotive knows that some vehicles have more personality than others and that every scuff, dent and spill tells a story.
SailTime Group LLC, the world’s leading fractional boat club membership franchise, recently announced its Virginia Beach location has been sold to new owners with bold expansion plans.
Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), the franchisor of The Goddard School, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Dennis R. Maple has been appointed to the additional position of Chairman of the Board.
Scooter’s Coffee, best known for its convenient drive-thru specialty coffee and baked-from-scratch pastries, added a new location at 3023 Barker Cypress Road in Houston, Texas.
MassageLuXe spotlights Brentwood, Missouri spa owner, Erika Hill. Hill has owned the Brentwood location for 11 years.
The Human Bean, a national leader in drive-thru specialty coffee and premium beverages, opened a new drive-thru in Laramie, WY.
Farmer Boys®, the farm fresh casual concept known for serving award-winning burgers, cooked-to-order menu, and friendly service, raised $8,384 during its third annual fundraiser for UMC Children’s Hospital.
Blaze Pizza announced it has accelerated its franchise development efforts in the first quarter of 2021, signing agreements to develop 16 new restaurants in Texas, Florida and Tennessee.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Zurich Airport The Circle, the first hotel under the Hyatt Regency brand in Switzerland.