Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Alamo Drafthouse North Richland Hills, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema chain’s first Tarrant County Location, is excited to conclude its month-long Grand Opening Celebration.
I Heart Mac & Cheese today announced it will enter the Texas market, signing a four store development agreement with Fidelity Enterprises LLC.
Paris Baguette announced six new location openings across New York City, adding to its roster of over 77 store locations for the global brand in the U.S.
Grammy award-winning DJ Maseo of legendary Afrocentric rap group De La Soul, is teaming up with SSH Investments to build a budding pizza franchise.
Jim Atkinson has been promoted by Sport Clips Haircuts to VP of franchise development. Jim is based in Poway, California and has been with Sport Clips since 2013, most recently serving in the role of senior director of franchise development.
HomeSmart International is excited to announce that Designated Broker Tiffany Robison is expanding HomeSmart’s 100-percent commission brokerage model into the Hawaiian Islands.
milliCare Floor & Textile Care recently awarded their first-ever Franchise of the Year distinction to their Montreal franchise, milliCare by EnviroNet.
I Heart Mac & Cheese today announced the sale of its new corporate store, which is under development in Bayside, NY.
NEXTAFF, an industry leader in identifying quality talent for businesses, announced today it is opening a staffing agency location Beaverton, Oregon, which will be its first location in the state.
“America’s Neighborhood Screen Store” will now “steer” Northwest Arkansas in the right direction through affordable and convenient home improvement.
Scooter’s Coffee announced a $30,000 donation to the American Red Cross to aid ongoing disaster relief for victims of the March storm that brought historic flooding to large parts of Nebraska and Iowa.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.19 per share of Class A common stock and Class B common stock for the second quarter of 2019.
NEXTAFF, an industry leader in identifying quality talent for businesses, announced today it is opening a staffing agency location in Pittsburgh.
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW), today announced that the Company will report results for its first quarter fiscal year 2019 ended May 4, 2019, on Friday, May 31, 2019, prior to the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) will provide a live audio webcast of the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time on May 21, 2019.
Keller Williams (“KW”) continued to expand aggressively internationally, achieve technology milestones, and top franchise and industry-related rankings in Q1 ‘19.
Church's Chicken® is celebrating the grand reopening of its San Antonio, TX location.
1-800 WATER DAMAGE®, a national leader in the property restoration and water damage remediation industry, was recently ranked twice in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500®, the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
First-to-market nail salon franchise, Frenchies Modern Nail Care, announced it has signed it’s 100th franchise agreement in just over 18 months of selling territories.
Crunch Franchise announced today the opening of a new $2.5 million, 30,000 square-foot, 24-hour fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment and amenities in League City, Texas.
Consistently voted as one of the top cities to visit in 2019, Glasgow is the perfect blend of sophistication and grit, and is now home to the latest UK opening from global leader in boutique luxury, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit continues to expand across the northern region of the U.S. with four new locations in New York, Montana, Colorado and Oregon expected to open in early 2020.
City Wide Franchise raised $12,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego at its annual franchise convention in San Diego this past February.
Crunch Franchise today announced the opening of a new $2.5 million, 25,000 square-foot, 24-hour fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment and amenities in Corpus Christi, Texas.
In the South, you’d be hard-pressed to find a pairing more agreeable than a tall glass of iced tea and a heaping helping of slow-smoked barbecue.
UNITS® Moving and Portable Storage, a national moving and portable storage franchise headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, has awarded two new territories in Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based education, announces its latest collaboration with iHeartMedia to bring five original School of Rock playlists to millions of listeners via the iHeartRadio app.
Tech repair brand uBreakiFix recently opened uBreakiFix Fresno on January 13 at 7029 North Ingram Avenue, Suite 101.
PuroClean, a leading national restoration and remediation franchise, has earned a Gold Stevie® Award in Achievement in User Interface Design in the Web Awards category of The 17th Annual American Business Awards®.
Last year, leading better-breakfast and lunch concept Famous Toastery experienced unparalleled growth since launching its franchise opportunity in 2013.