Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Frederick “Freddy” L. Simon, co-founder and namesake of Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers® died on Sunday, October 25, 2020.
AlphaGraphics has been named to the Franchise Times Top 200+ list for 2020, the second consecutive year the company has been recognized on the prestigious list of the top franchises in the United States.
FOCUS Brands® announced the appointment of former hospitality industry leader, Sean Wooden, to Vice President, Managing Director of Focus Brands International, where he will oversee Europe, Middle East and Africa (EUMEA).
Paris Baguette is celebrating National First Responders Day on October 28, 2020 by offering free coffee to all first responders.
For the eighth consecutive year, Great Clips salons across the United States will show their appreciation for retired and active military service members by offering free haircuts on Veterans Day.
The Glass Guru recently welcomed a new member of the organization's growing family of franchise owners. The company announced last month the transfer of ownership at the West Edmonton, AB franchise location.
As the celebration of its 40th anniversary continues, Woody’s Bar-B-Q seeks to pay tribute to local police officers and fire fighters with a “God Bless the Blue” Day at its two corporate locations on Monday, November 2.
The county officials teamed up with Paul Davis Restoration to develop an excellent and efficient plan to provide the safest environment possible for voters and poll workers amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announced today it will be expanding in Tennessee with its newest company-owned restaurant in Wolfchase.
This Halloween marks a special, spooky occasion - a Blue Moon - the first on Halloween night since 1944, and 19 years from the next event in 2039.
Massage Heights announced that it will be expanding in the Midwest market, with a new location in Detroit, MI.
The team at Minuteman Press in Guelph is ready for the resurgence of local businesses today after standing tall as an essential business that remained open throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
From now until Halloween (10/31), California pizza innovator Pieology is inviting customers to boo their friends safely and digitally by sending over a spooky sweet pizza deal during their “Boo-It-Forward” event.
BrightStar Care announced the opening of its newest location in Fremont. The office will serve families throughout Fremont, Newark and neighboring communities.
Electronics repair shop uBreakiFix is now open in Lake Zurich at 484 South Rand Road.
School of Rock, the leader in performance based music education, is providing support to Independent Venue Week, taking place Oct. 24-30.
Pizza Guys - a Sacramento-based pizza restaurant that specializes in fresh, high quality food - is continuing to further expand its presence in central California by opening its third Stockton location.
In preparation for the coming holiday season, the leading “better burger” brand MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is celebrating with the release of two tasty new shake flavors: Pumpkin Pie and White Chocolate Peppermint.
Maid Brigade, an innovative customer-centric maid service franchise, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Lakewood Ranch, FL in October 2020.
Electronics repair shop uBreakiFix is now open in College Park at 10260 Baltimore Ave., Unit J.
Engineering for Kids joins Pitman Training, School is Easy and Academy of Learning Career College in a complementary suite of franchise brands.
Monroe Realty Center, Inc. announced that they have chosen to affiliate with Century 21 Real Estate LLC, and will now conduct business as Century 21 Realty Center.
2020 has been a year of surprises yet Shoney’s is one restaurant veterans and troops can count on to honor them on Veterans Day without interruption or hesitation, ever.
Long-standing Dickey’s Owner Operator MJ Breaux is upgrading his location from his current 4,000 square foot model to a new, innovative Dickey’s concept.
The Social Order Dining Collective are responsible for the innovation of food lovers behind Seven47, The Jones Assembly, formerly Texadelphia Social Grill, and of course, Fuzzy’s Taco Shop.
Chick-fil-A® announced today that bottles of its signature sauces will soon be available for purchase at retailers nationwide.
AtWork, one of the nation's largest and fastest growing staffing franchises, announced today that, despite the ongoing pandemic, sales numbers are beginning to improve, outpacing even those of 2019 during the same timeframe.
Wow Wow Hawaiian Lemonade (Wow Wow) is pleased to announce a new signed franchise agreement with Desiree’ Cuellar, a long-time patron of Wow Wow.
Buff City Soap - a rapidly growing experiential soap retailer known for its handmade bath and body products, is continuing its growth across the South by opening its first Louisiana soap makery.