Auntie Anne's

Famous celebrities invest in fast food industry through franchise partnerships.
February 2014

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.

Auntie Anne’s invests in tomorrow’s talent.
February 2014

Auntie Anne’s invests in tomorrow’s talent by partnering with a youth development organization.

Auntie Anne’s President and CEO Sam Beiler purchased the company from founder Anne Beiler for an undisclosed amount. Deal to close by March 31, 2005.
Customers who purchase the Auntie Anne’s Card can dictate the value amount of the card and re-charge it in any dollar increment they chose.
Auntie Anne's first international licensees open the first of 17 planned Australian units.
Known as Smart Bites, the pretzels contain one net carb per bite, with a serving size of approximately 15 pieces.
Licensing agreement will introduce Auntie Anne’s pretzels to Taiwanese consumers.
Over 20 stores are scheduled to open in Ontario by 2005. Further expansion plans in Canada's western provinces are also in the works.
Friday, April 26, 2002, has been designated National Pretzel Day—and Auntie Anne's , Inc., franchisor of hand-rolled soft pretzels, is ready to guide the festivities.
Auntie Anne's ventures into outdoor advertising and kids' meals.
Auntie Anne’s Hand-Rolled Pretzels and Ed & Eddie’s Homemade Ice Cream are forging a business relationship.
After a year of refining the concept, Auntie Anne's, Inc. will rollout Cookie Farm.
Auntie Anne's, franchisor of soft pretzels, is opening two stores in Venezuela this September.
Auntie Anne's, Inc. and store owners Jackie Murray and Penny Paclik are pleased to announce the opening of South Dakota's first Auntie Anne's Pretzels store in South Dakota.
Auntie Anne's, Inc. and Children's Miracle Network have teamed up to introduce the first Auntie Anne's coupon calendar.
During a March convention of Auntie Anne's store owners, theChildrens' Miracle Network announced that the pretzel franchise will raise money for its 170 children's hospitals.