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InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of Holiday Inn Express® Cologne City Centre, the largest Holiday Inn Express® in Europe.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Porter opens their doors tomorrow, October 19 with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for one lucky guest.
In honor of Veterans Day, Postal Connections and iSOLD It are rallying communities across the country for the second consecutive year to “Share Your Story” in a month-long, nation-wide book donation drive.
Edible Arrangements® franchisee James “Jim” Echols was recently honored by the International Franchise Association (IFA) as he was named a Franchisee of the Year at the IFA’s annual Franchisee of the Year Awards dinner in Washington.
ZIPS Dry Cleaners has signed a franchise agreement for the development of five stores throughout greater Tampa Bay.
Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (NYSE:RT) (the “Company,” “we,” and/or “our”) today announced financial results for the fiscal quarter ended September 5, 2017.
In honor of Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, Always Best Care of Richmond, in partnership with Brookdale Gayton Terrace and Richmond SPCA, will host a free pet adoption event for local seniors from 1-4 p.m. (EDT) on Thursday, Oct. 26, at Richmond SPCA.
The Home Care Association of America announced Vicky-Lee Layden as the HCAOA Caregiver of the Year.
Church's Chicken® recently acknowledged four of its top-performing employees for their year-long commitments to excellence and achievement at this year's annual Excellence in Leadership Conference in Dallas, TX.
Black Bear Diner announced that its franchisee community raised more than $14,000 for hurricane relief efforts throughout the month of September.
Bar Louie announced the new opening of its eighth Virginia-based bar and eatery at the popular Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center retail center in Woodbridge, VA.
Reinventing the way you think about burgers and shakes once again, Burger 21® will have your taste buds saying “I do!”
Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous nationwide growth over the past year, is celebrating Veteran’s Day with a special promotion.
Shula’s Restaurants is excited to announce the opening of the newest Shula’s Steak House located at 1714 SW 34th Street Gainesville, FL 32607.
On Friday, Oct. 20, Dutch Bros Peoria will celebrate its newest location at 13929 N. 83rd Ave., with $1 16-ounce drinks. Proceeds from grand opening day will benefit the Peoria Fire Department, Station 193.
TacoTime® proclaims Friday, October 20, 2017 as the first ever Mexi-Friday in honor of one of its favorite menu items.
Window Genie announces that for the fourth year in a row, it will offer a full-service holiday lighting and décor service under the name: Your Holiday Lights.
Stress-inducing holiday tasks may include shopping, entertaining, and travel, but they don't need to include decorating, according to Brandon Stephens, president of Christmas Decor, Inc.
Valvoline Inc. announced today that it has released its first Corporate Social Responsibility Report (CSR), showcasing its 2016 efforts, goals and performance in sustainability, safety, corporate citizenship, diversity and inclusion, and more.
Nathan's Famous, Inc. (NASDAQ: NATH) ("Nathan's") announced that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $150.0 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Secured Notes due 2025 (the "Notes") in a private offering.
Muscle Maker, Inc.released a number of the brand’s notable accomplishments thus far in 2017, following last week’s announcement of its intention to launch a Regulation A+ initial public offering.
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Ziggi’s Coffee , a burgeoning Colorado franchise company, continues expansion with the signing of their first multi-unit agreement to open three drive-thru locations over the next three-to-five years in the northwest suburbs of Denver.
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD) announced today a partnership with Team Dignitas, an internationally recognized esports organization.
Scooter’s Coffee, LLC is deepening its roots in Greater Des Moines as it brings its world-class drive-thru coffee to Ankeny and Johnston.
Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care announced today a new service promoting safe, preventative car care that will save customers money and peace of mind when purchasing a pre-used vehicle.
Gyroville will meet with entrepreneurs interested in becoming small-business owners at Franchise Expo West, Nov. 2-4, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Calif.
Pirtek, the world’s leading fluid transfer solutions company, is continuing its expansion in Wisconsin and across the United States with the opening of Pirtek Madison.
Winmark Corporation (Nasdaq: WINA) announced today net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 of $5,719,000 (or $1.33 per share diluted) compared to net income of $6,094,200 (or $1.41 per share diluted) in the third quarter of 2016.
Following a distinguished career of over 21 years, the last 11 years as general counsel, Marriott International, Inc. announced today that executive vice president and general counsel Ed Ryan will retire from the position.
Primp and Blow, a luxury beauty services company, has expanded its staff to include two seasoned professionals.