Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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The Wendy's Company (Nasdaq: WEN) announced the appointment of Kevin Vasconi, 59, as Chief Information Officer, effective today.
Your Pie announced it will be incorporating a new learning management system (LMS) to train restaurant team members and corporate employees throughout the company.
German Doner Kebab has confirmed its position as the UK’s fast-casual brand of the future after announcing that it will have opened 12 new restaurants by the end of the year.
Local entrepreneur Ric Ritter has plans to change how Charlotte goes about home improvement with his new business venture.
Pokeworks is reporting impressive growth in 2020 having opened 10 new locations since the start of the year, a 20% unit growth from previous year.
Scooter’s Coffee, LLC is continuing its effort to grow its presence in the Southeast by bringing its world-class drive-thru coffee locations to Knoxville, Tennessee.
American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ) recently announced its new DQ Grill & Chill® restaurant opening in Charlotte.
NextHome has taken great strides within these six years, overcoming various challenges that spurred new strategies to best fulfill the needs of our NextHomies as they service hundreds of unique markets across the country.
On October 19, Chicago residents Lance Frericks and Chris Custer will open the first Illinois location of marijuana-themed sandwich shop Cheba Hut at 1948 W Division Street in Wicker Park.
IHOP® has expanded its franchisee portfolio with the addition of Suncakes, LLC , led by Guillermo Perales, through the acquisition of 41 IHOP restaurants.
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts announced the continued elevation of its global marketing capabilities through deployment of Amperity’s best-in-class customer data platform.
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, RNR Tire Express (RNR) is hosting its 5th annual initiative to honor strong and inspiring breast cancer survivors and fighters.
New Horizons (NH) Orlando and New Horizons Tampa Bay announced the close of a combined $25M in growth financing to expand their Income Share Agreement programs.
Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™ has announced the opening of a new location in Urbandale, Iowa, under the ownership of local entrepreneurs Earl and Shirley Macleod.
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. reported fiscal third quarter 2020 financial results for the 12-week period ending September 8, 2020 and provided a business update.
Even amid a global pandemic, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is continuing to drive aggressive franchise developments nationwide with the expansion of 28 new locations in Q3, eight of which were virtual kitchens.
In just 10 years, Dog Haus has grown from serving its signature gourmet hot dogs, sausages, and burgers to the Pasadena community to a bold breakout brand with 50+ locations across the country..
Penn Station East Coast Subs will open four new restaurants this year in the Nashville market. The new restaurants will be in Tullahoma, Shelbyville, Madison and Dickson.
Spoiled Rotten Photography announced today that it has been named the “Studio of Record” for Little Sunshine’s Playhouse & Preschool.
Sasquatch Strength has successfully opened its first of three new franchise locations in Bellevue.
Metal Supermarkets will open its newest store at 9242 Bermudez Street in Pico Rivera, a suburb of the greater Los Angeles area, on Monday, October 19.
The Human Bean, a national leader in drive-thru specialty coffee and premium beverages, opened a new drive-thru in Midland, TX at 2007 North Big Spring Street. This franchise location is owned and operated by Maurice Torano.
Through the generosity of loyalty program members and matching from Barclays, the American Red Cross is able to support the immediate needs of individuals, families and communities.
Green Home Solutions is seeking franchise partners throughout the Midwest after seeing consistent growth throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vitality Bowls has been named to the 2020 Franchise Times’ Top 200+ list among 500 of the largest and most reputable franchise systems in the United States.
Top honors of the Franchise Update 2020 Innovation Awards were announced during the Franchise Leadership & Growth Conference, with Goldfish Swim School named the recipient of the Franchise Marketing Leadership Award.
Edible®, the world’s leader in gifts and treats, announced today it has signed a multi-unit agreement in Arkansas with esteemed business operators Ty and Brieon Mitchell.
Electronics repair shop uBreakiFix is now open in Johnson City at 1150 W. State of Franklin Road, Suite 15.
For long-time Minuteman Press franchise owners Paul and Sharon Rayner, the COVID-19 pandemic is unlike anything they have experienced in their 18 years of business ownership.
Duck Donuts been awarded the #1 spot on Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Customer Service 2021 in the category of “Catering, Restaurants and Leisure - Doughnut Chains”.