Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Just when Nacho Fries couldn't get any better Taco Bells goes ahead and does something like this. Introducing the latest fry innovation: Buffalo Chicken.
InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG)’s boutique lifestyle brand has debuted in Japan with the opening of Hotel Indigo Hakone Gora.
Whether you are celebrating love as a couple or as a family, more than two dozen Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts will be open Valentine’s Day weekend, with special events planned at a number of parks.
Weichert has partnered with Inside Real Estate to bring the myWeichert, powered by kvCORE, platform to its more than 13,000 sales associates and affiliated agents across the country.
Slim Chickens announced today that it has inked a franchise agreement to develop five-units agreement in Southeast Oklahoma and Northern Texas.
Sir Grout, the international hard surface restoration franchise, has once again earned a place on Entrepreneur Magazine's annual Franchise 500® list.
Residents and commuters in Jacksonville seeking a new fitness option will now be able to enjoy the Feel-Good Experience®.
Dale Carnegie announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
Wireless Zone, a Verizon authorized retailer and the nation’s largest wireless retail franchise, recently donated $25,000 to Best Friends Animal Society through its philanthropic Wireless Zone Foundation for Giving.
Jim Weichert, James Weichert Jr. and Bill Scavone have been selected for the 2020 Swanepoel POWER 200: The Most Powerful People in the Residential Real Estate Brokerage Industry, ranked #27 and #105, respectively.
7-Eleven, Inc., the company that introduced convenience retailing to the world more than 90 years ago, has hit a major growth milestone – topping 70,000 stores.
Leading tech repair franchise uBreakiFix announced steady growth during the fourth quarter of 2019 with a total of 14 new locations.
Hailey Riley is a new business owner with her International Minute Press design, marketing, and printing franchise located at 6140 W. Chandler Blvd, Suite 5 in Chandler, Arizona.
Bojangles, Inc. announced it has added Gary Vaynerchuk, a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and co-founder of VaynerMedia, to its Board of Directors.
Monster Tree Service, the nation’s first and fastest-growing tree service franchise, is expanding in Tennessee.
Whitbread, the owner of the Premier Inn and hub by Premier Inn hotel chains, has opened the doors of its newest hub by Premier Inn hotel on Lillie Road, West Brompton, marking the business’ first hub by Premier Inn hotel in the capital outside Zone.
Maaco Collision Repair and Auto Painting utilizes fleet business opportunities as part of its three-pronged business model and to drive traffic at its franchise locations.
Russo’s New York Pizzeria announces their new Houston Heights location in Houston, Texas. The Heights location is scheduled for opening its doors in early 2020.
Mathnasium Learning Centers has garnered top awards in three major business magazines that help entrepreneurs and career-changers determine strong investment opportunities.
Brightway Insurance, one of the largest Personal Lines independent insurance agencies in the U.S., today celebrated its 200th store opening at the company's annual conference for franchisees held in Orlando.
World Gym International, the iconic global brand for bodybuilding and seriously fun fitness, has opened its first corporate-owned World Gym Athletics Studio in Costa Mesa, California.
Waco-based complementary brands, Restoration 1 and bluefrog Plumbing + Drain, celebrated another milestone year filled with record-breaking expansion, awards and more.
America has chosen The Ugliest House of The Year®, and the 2019 winner is a three-bedroom, two-bath, 2,000-foot extreme makeover done by Rick Tobchi.
Hard Rock International has announced today its first artist residency of 2020 with Grammy Award-Nominated DJ Khaled opened DAER Nightclub/Dayclub at the world's first Guitar Hotel®, located in Hollywood, Fla.
The Ascend Hotel Collection, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), closed out the decade with a record-breaking development year in 2019.
Danny Bolivar knows firsthand the challenges preemies face. Her son Liam was born at 27 weeks, weighing only two pounds. He is now a thriving two-year-old (see for yourself), thanks in part to time he has spent in the pool.
Chunk spelunkers rejoice! Ben & Jerry's has introduced two new flavors of oh-so-snackable cookie dough chunks. That's right - just the chunks. Put down your spoon and dig in!
The international development of Blimpie® is set to grow within the Southeast Asian region. Kahala Brands™, the parent company of Blimpie, has collaborated with Deelish Brands Pte Ltd to open the Blimpie brand in Singapore.
Angry Crab Shack, a leading full-service Asian-Cajun seafood restaurant closed out an impressive year and recently unveiled its plans for 2020.
After a year full of subs - and championships - Jersey Mike’s Subs is extending its partnership with Team Liquid, the leading international esports team, through 2022.