Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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7-Eleven, Inc. is searching for up-and-coming brands to attend Brands with Heart™, its second annual emerging brands event, which will be held at its Store Support Center in Irving Oct. 22-23.
Monster Tree Service, the nation’s first and fastest-growing tree service franchise, is expanding to Lake County, Illinois.
Good Oaks Home Care has become one of the first home care franchises in the UK to become entirely carbon neutral.
Slim Chickens, a leader in the “better chicken” segment of fast casual restaurants, will continue expansion of its fresh chicken and unrivaled flavor in Illinois, with its grand reopening in Champaign on September 12, 2019.
Shine, one of the fastest-growing window care and holiday lighting franchises, has announced its entry into the Dallas-Fort Worth market with the opening of three locations; Shine of Southlake, Shine of Plano and Shine of Rockwall.
Park Inn by Radisson today announced the opening of Park Inn by Radisson North EDSA, the fourth of its brand in the Philippines and the first in Metro Manila.
With Breast Cancer Awareness Month coming up in October, Hooters is showing its support along with Chase Elliott, driver of the No. 9 Hooters Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Hendrick Motorsports.
Tijuana Flats, the fast-casual Tex-Mex original, has added Double Stack Cheesy Tacos, a queso and flavor-filled selection, to the main menu for a limited time.
The Kimpton Goodland announced today the appointment of long-time Santa Barbara resident and hospitality leader Sylvie Monsivais as Director of Sales and Marketing.
The Human Bean opened a new location in Woodland Park, CO on September 10th of 2019. This will be their 11th location in the state of Colorado!
Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced that it has begun deploying the industry's first data-driven client assessment process based on the concept of "Micro" Social Determinants of Health (MSDOH).
‘Bold Between the Breads’ comes to campuses across the US with openings at South Dakota State University, Wayne State College in Nebraska, and now - DeKalb, Illinois.
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO), the nation’s second largest Mexican quick service restaurant*, today announced it has partnered with Postmates.
Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only southern inspired, fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announced today its continued expansion in Texas with its newest restaurant in Burleson.
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream is doubling down on development with the addition of Greg Danziger as Senior Vice President, Franchise Development.
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW) celebrated the biggest National Teddy Bear Day in history all weekend long in Build-A-Bear Workshop stores all over the world and nearly all Walmart U.S. Stores with interactive events and an annual collectible...
Today, Dine Brands International opened three IHOP restaurants in Ecuador continuing its expansion in Latin America.
Ever since Woody’s Bar-B-Q sold its first franchise in 1989, all of its franchisees have undergone an intensive six-week training process at the chain’s flagship restaurant on University Boulevard in Jacksonville, Fl.
Fitness Machine Technicians, specialists in the maintenance and repair of exercise equipment for corporate gyms, universities, hotels, apartment complexes, and private residences, announced today it is expanding into San Antonio.
Blo Blow Dry Bar, the original blow dry bar and the world's largest blow dry bar franchise, is running its Blo for a Cause initiative to raise money for pediatric cancer treatment and research.
Dat Dog, a popular New Orleans franchise chain that specializes in gourmet hot dogs and sausages, has announced that it has signed a two-year partnership with J.R. Simplot, an Idaho-based agricultural supplier.
StretchLab, one of the nation’s newest health-related franchises, opened its second New Jersey studio in Morristown on August 30th. The store is located at 11 Dehart Street, just off the Morristown Green.
Delta Restoration Services of South Coast is opening in September and is located at 148 E. Garry Ave. in Santa Ana.
FASTSIGNS International, Inc. announced today that it will be attending and sponsoring the National Business Media Show at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 12-14, 2019.
MUSE Global, an innovative early childhood education program founded by James Cameron, Suzy Amis Cameron, and Rebecca Amis, today announced a new school opening in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Zaxby’s, the fan favorite for chicken fingers, wings and salads, announces its inaugural “Insane Music Tour” featuring country artist Jordan Rager.
City Wide, the nation’s largest management company in the building maintenance industry, announced its 6th Florida opening with a new office located in Fort Myers.
DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen of East Georgia has won two of the company’s Dream Awards for best renovation designs in 2019 - one for a rustic farmhouse-style residential kitchen, and the other for master bath with a problematic sloped ceiling.
Sushi Sake, a popular, late-night, Asian-cuisine hotspot based in Miami has been serving customers for over a decade, and now it’s spreading its Miami vibes across the U.S through franchising.
Bennigan’s World Famous Monte Cristo is so famous that it has its very own national holiday and the renowned brand, known globally for its chef-driven American fare and friendly Irish hospitality, is celebrating with an epic offer.