Chicken Salad Chick releases additional markets for development

Chicken Salad Chick has released additional markets across the South for franchise development.

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No soup for you? SoupMobiles could change that

Low cost, powerful brand story make SoupMobiles attractive to new franchisees, CEO Lloyd Sugarman says.

Morgan makes the leap from Smashburger to Tava Indian Kitchen

Tava aims to expand throughout San Francisco and into Denver.

Homestyle Dining leverages smaller footprint to create 'plush fast casual' steak concept

Bo's Steak & Grill features a backyard barbecue theme, with country music, denim and red solo cups.

McDonald's ruling holds franchisors accountable for franchise employee allegations

The National Restaurant Association claims the decision will impede job creation and create 'big business.'

Teriyaki Madness inks franchise deal with not-for-profit organization

Both entities expect to benefit from the non-profit/for-profit partnership.

Chipotle cites increased throughput as a driver behind same-store sales lift

Same-store sales drive strong second quarter results.

Fresh To Order CEO: Fast casual concepts need to 'elevate up'

Panos believes many brands in the segment are not delivering on true, fresh, made-from-scratch products.

Capriotti's CEO: Franchising an attractive option for those burned in the Great Recession

Morris' passion for Capriotti's food and proven concept took him from franchisee to top exec.

Burger Lounge CEO: Almost any food type can be 'fast casualized'

J. Dean Loring believes the 'better burger' bubble is here.

Federal Donuts hopes to kickstart 'radical' hospitality with partnership

If Rooster Soup Co.'s crowdfunding effort gets off the ground, its profits will be donated to helping those in need.

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NEWS


Execs acquire Tubby's Sub Shops

Robert Paganes, CEO of Tubby's Sub Shops, and Executive Vice President Bill Kiryakoza become sole partners of the Michigan-based company.

Jamba Juice announces opening of store near University of Missouri

Jamba Juice today announced the opening of a new store at 260 S. 10th Street (10th & Elm) in Columbia, Mo. on Aug. 28.

Muscle Maker Grill to add 22 new units across the country

Muscle Maker Grill announced it will be opening 22 new locations throughout the country.

BurgerFi inks five year deal with Miami Dolphins

BurgerFi announced today it has signed a five-year deal with the Miami Dolphins.

Uncle Maddio's opens first Virginia location this week

Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint will open its first Virginia location on Aug. 30.

Fatburger opens doors in India, Malaysia.

Fatburger recently announced the opening of its first locations in India and Malaysia.

Lemonberry Frozen Yogurt opens fifth location

Lemonberry Frozen Yogurt announced the opening of its fifth location.

Newk's opens smaller-footprint store in cancer center

Newk's Eatery announced the opening of its first "Grab-N-Go" concept in the Joseph S. and Theresa R. Bruno Cancer Center at St. Vincent's Health System in Birmingham, Ala.

ShopHouse opens in Maryland

ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen opens the doors to its newest location in Columbia, Md.

Teriyaki Madness hires franchise expert as CEO

Teriyaki Madness has announced the hiring of Michael Haith as its new chief executive officer.

Dickey's set to open three new stores

Dickey's Barbecue Pit will open three new units in Texas, Washington and North Carolina.

Buffalo Wild Wings buys majority stake in Rusty Taco

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. makes a majority investment in Rusty Taco, Inc.

Kneaders Bakery & Café opens first Texas location

Kneaders Bakery & Café opened its newest location at 21639 Hardy Oak Blvd, San Antonio, Texas on Aug. 23.

Cone-shaped pizza concept to expand business in North Carolina

Kono Pizza has signed onto a multi-unit franchise deal to open three locations in Charlotte, N.C.

Maui Wowi expands with second location in Music City

Maui Wowi Hawaiian adds a second store location near Nashville, Tenn.

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