Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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America is in an employment crisis due to the increase in Coronavirus-related layoffs, this according to the Department of Labor.
Pet Butler is proud to announce its newest franchise owners, Susan Curtis and Shannon Spinney of Franklin, TN.
7-Eleven, Inc., the world’s largest convenience retailer, will offer free delivery with purchase and promo code on all orders made through its 7NOW® delivery app effective today through April 30.
Dale Carnegie has created a specialized online training webinar to help teachers learn how to educate virtually and individuals manage stress and worry, offered as free resources for the community during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today provided an update on the next phase of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Detroit-based pizza chain Hungry Howie’s is now hiring delivery drivers across all its 550 locations in 21 states.
Experienced business coach and executive leader Jeff Roberts is pleased to announce the launch of his new business, The Growth Coach of South West Kansas City.
AlphaGraphics, a leading franchisor of printing and marketing solutions, has named long-time franchise expert Brad Swimmer to lead the company's efforts to grow through franchise conversions and acquisitions.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC) (the “Company”) reported consolidated revenue of $470.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2019, compared with consolidated revenue of $547.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
El Pollo Loco, Inc. (“El Pollo Loco” or “Company”) (Nasdaq: LOCO), the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, teams up with Grubhub to provide the communities it serves with more at-home access to food.
Since COVID-19 has entered our lives and been declared a global pandemic, we are facing an unprecedented time for our world, our economy and the hospitality industry, which is seeing significantly decreased demand globally.
In an effort to continue serving guests during this unprecedented time of social distancing, Saladworks has launched a timely, relevant promotion for all of its guests as well as an exclusive bonus offer for members of its Saladworks Rewards program.
Golden Corral Corporation announced that it was forced to suspend operations for 35 company-operated restaurants as a result of COVID-19.
The company is hiring and putting new procedures in place - and doubling down on others - to meet the changing demands of customers during this critical time.
Huntington Learning Center, the nation’s leading tutoring and test prep provider, announced the launch of HuntingtonHelps LIVE, a virtual tutoring platform now available to existing and prospective Huntington students across the country.
Jon Kilpatrick will oversee an Eye On Your Home Franchise territory that includes the Brevard/Toxaway/Pisgah Forest areas of Western North Carolina, with an office in downtown Brevard.
As the COVID-19 crisis deepens, bluefrog Plumbing + Drain is pivoting business to adapt to customers’ needs.
Aaron's, Inc. is donating 100 laptop computers to Atlanta-area school children who need the technology to participate in distance learning, which has become the new normal for students across the country due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
AdvantaClean, the nation’s leading franchised provider of Light Environmental Services, has responded to the spread of the COVID-19 virus by offering new sanitizing services for businesses, property managers and residential homeowner.
Senior Helpers® announced Dave Massey as the new owner and operator of Senior Helpers of the Triangle, which serves North Carolina residents throughout Durham, Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest and Cary.
Nexterus, a world-class leader with decades of experience in supply chain management and technology, is excited to welcome Jan Pithey as its new Franchise Development Manager.
Farmer Boys has announced that all locations throughout California and Nevada are still open and shifting operations to emphasize phone-ahead ordering, carryout, and drive-thru service at applicable locations.
In order to support their students during these difficult times, Best in Class centers have revolutionized the way they serve their customers.
Fitness Machine Technicians today announces it was ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list.
Owning rental properties in Austin just got easier. The creators of All County® Property Management today are proud to announce they are expanding service to the Austin area.
In an effort to help people maintain a healthy lifestyle and support their wellness amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Smoothie King is offering Healthy Reward members free kid's smoothies and an Immune Support Enhancer.
Monster Tree Service, the nation’s first and fastest-growing tree service franchise, is expanding in Kentucky.
Muscle Maker Grill (NASDAQ: GRIL) We want to provide a brief update on the current operating environment in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Luby's, Inc. (NYSE: LUB) ("The Company") announced today that, as a result of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the Company is taking additional proactive steps to mitigate negative financial and operational impacts.
Valvoline Inc., a leading worldwide supplier of premium branded lubricants and automotive services, today provided an update on the impacts of and its responses to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.