Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Tropical Smoothie Cafe announced today its goal to donate 100,000 smoothies nationwide to local healthcare workers and first responders as part of its #InItTogether campaign to help support those on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
As an insurance agency, mitigating risk is at the heart of Brightway's business. In recent weeks, COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, has materialized into a global concern.
In-house experts and wellness board reach out to guests and newcomers who can’t travel to resorts and spas to help them stay well through these uncertain times.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. and Vintage Capital Management, LLC announced today that they have reached an agreement to appoint Anthony Ackil to the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”), effective immediately.
Neil Hoskins had the chance to acquire the local Fibrenew, a multi-national restoration and repair franchise, he knew he couldn’t pass it up.
Sky Zone, creator of the world's first indoor trampoline park and an ongoing leader in developing new active entertainment experiences, wants to throw your child a virtual birthday party to mark his/her special day.
Order ahead via online or through the Schlotzsky’s app for pickup or 3PD delivery, so you can get your favorite meal anytime − especially in states where dine-in may not be an option.
Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced a number of precautionary actions to strengthen financial flexibility in response to the rapidly evolving impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has created unprecedented challenges for our industry, our hotels and our Team Members.
At this time, Texas Roadhouse has no domestic restaurants closed due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus outbreak and is operating restaurants in a full, limited, or To-Go capacity depending on the store location.
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) provided the following business update amidst the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.
7-Eleven, Inc. has ordered and will begin installing plexiglass sneeze guards at the front sales counter in its 9,000+ U.S. 7-Eleven® stores to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19.
Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, today provided an update on current business conditions in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced the 2020 Chipotle Challenger Series (CCS) will feature online Qualifying and Finale competitions throughout 2020.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is now offering a new Classic Family Pack fit to feed a family of 4 for $34.99 at participating locations.
Canadian Tire Corporation (TSX:CTC, TSX:CTC.a) announced today that the Canadian Tire Associate Dealers have implemented a temporary special support payment of $2 per hour for all active Canadian Tire store employees.
At Minuteman Press in Levittown, owner Michael Levy may never have imagined that his 3D Printing machine would be put to use to help in the fight against our current, but temporary enemy, COVID-19.
Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the signing of the Radisson Resort Dubai Palm Jumeirah, its first beach resort in Dubai and third Radisson hotel in the United Arab Emirates
In a time of uncertainty, Marco's Pizza President Tony Libardi provides an open letter to consumers with information and reassurance that they can count on Marco's Pizza in providing access to meals amid COVID-19.
CMIT Solutions, the nation’s leading managed service provider of enterprise-level information technology (IT) services to the small and mid-market business community, will be hosting a webinar series on how businesses can best support remote...
Express provides staffing and human resources solutions around the globe, allowing for a glimpse from the front lines of employment in the time of the COVID-19 crisis.
Assisted Living Locators is partnering with Love For The Elderly to encourage people to write “Letters of Love” to uplift seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hertz today announced that it will immediately start providing free vehicle rentals to New York City healthcare workers through April 30, 2020.
The Wendy's Company (Nasdaq: WEN) announced an update on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company's business.
Long-time Nashville business, California Closets Tennessee, CCT, announced virtual appointments, emergency financing for those impacted by COVID-19.
In response to mandatory dining room closures and increasing stay-at-home policies across the country, the wide variety of Pizza Inn's renowned All Day Buffet can now be enjoyed at home with the debut of Contactless Buffet To Go.
Designated as an essential business during the COVID-19 outbreak, more than 490 Pet Supplies Plus stores in 34 states nationwide will remain open and are offering free 2-hour curbside pickup.
Pizza Joe’s has a new website page where customers can find updates for each Pizza Joe’s location in western PA and eastern OH during the COVID-19 stay at home orders.
This Thursday, toilet paper, paper towels, boxes of gloves and bottled water will be available to order for delivery or pick-up at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations across the U.S.
As spring approaches this year, however, home and business owners find themselves coping with an unprecedented situation - with limits on travel, shopping, activities, and interaction with other people in general.