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A look at how quick-service brands can adapt signature menu items to the retail space.
Closed for Renovation
Quick-serve brands tackle store redesigns with consumer connection in mind.
Operators are finding ways to squeeze their brands into every nook and cranny this country has to offer, from schools and hospitals to markets, festivals, and casinos.
Start to Finish: Bill Dunn
President & Chief Operating Officer of Auntie Anne’s
Lights, Camera, Franchise
Celebrities of all kind have thrown their weight into the quick-serve industry as franchisees, and their brands are getting creative with how they leverage the partnership.
Promise for the Future
Auntie Anne’s invests in tomorrow’s talent by partnering with a youth development organization.
Breaking with Tradition
Operators continue to add and expand non-pastry morning menu offerings.
A Twist on Mobile
Digital campaign nets impressive results for Auntie Anne’s.
The Main Event
Hosting events can bring new customers to the table, increase revenue, and enhance branding efforts.
Cause and Effect
Maximize your company’s charitable-giving efforts by choosing causes that resonate with employees, franchisees, and consumers.
Auntie Anne’s Teams with Alex’s Lemonade Stand for 3rd Year
The facts are startling. One in every 330 children develops cancer before the age of 20.
Auntie Anne’s Promotes Okey M. Reese to Executive Team
Auntie Anne’s Inc., franchisor of the hand-rolled soft pretzel chain, announced the addition of Okey M. Reese to the executive team.
Auntie Anne's Honors Suppliers for Contributions
Auntie Anne's recently honored its leading national suppliers and supplier representatives for their dedication to the growth and prosperity of the co...
Auntie Anne’s Unveils First Redesign in Company History
Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, the 1,540-unit franchise, announced the release of a new store prototype that will incorporate the look and feel of a home kit...
Auntie Anne’s Continues Growth in Nontraditional Venues
Auntie Anne's continues its growth in nontraditional venues with the grand opening of a new location at the Maryland House Travel Plaza along I-95 in ...
Subway, Chick-fil-A Among Top Consumer Picks
Technomic has announced the winners of the 2014 Chain Restaurant Consumers' Choice Awards, which are based on consumer responses to the research and c...
Auntie Anne's Brings Back Bite-Sized Holiday Treats
Just in time for the holidays, Auntie Anne's is promoting its portable pretzel products at its more than 1,100 U.S. locations.
Some Brands Appeal More to Vets
Franchising is good business for America’s war veterans—one in seven franchises is owned by a veteran, according to data from the International Franch...
Auntie Anne’s Teams Up with Former NBA Star
Auntie Anne’s, one of the world’s largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchises, recently announced retired NBA star Mark Blount as its newest franchise...
Auntie Anne’s Takes to the Streets in New Trucks
Food trucks continue to be a hot trend in the quick-service industry, so much so that even traditional brands are diving into the food-truck craze hea...
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