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Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, announced the opening of its newest Lotz Better location at 3101 Mountain Drive in Corsicana, Texas. The new restaurant brings more than 40 jobs to the local economy and...

Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, recently signed a franchise agreement for 55 restaurants throughout seven of the former Soviet countries, including Russia, Belarus, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Latvia,...

Route 66, also known as the Main Street of America, is the inspiration behind Schlotzsky’s latest menu additions. Running from Chicago to California, the historic stretch of highway winds its way through numerous states, incorporating a variety of different cultures, tastes, and flavors....

Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original toasted sandwich, has decided to celebrate the end of tax season on April 15 by giving customers a free small The Original sandwich with the purchase of a 32 oz. drink and chips, per person, per visit. 

Schlotzsky’s, the home of The Original round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, announced it has signed the brand’s largest franchise agreement in more than 40 years.

Anchored by its new Lotz Better model and consistent positive sales, the...

Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, signed a multiunit franchise agreement with the Patel family, which includes Harry, Jay, Dharmesh, Chase, and Hemal, to open the six Schlotzsky’s locations in Florida. This includes four...

Schlotzsky’s falls into autumn with the announcement of a new line of limited-time-only Chipotle Honey Sandwiches. From now until November 25, the home of The Original round-toasted sandwich will feature three new, signature Chipotle Honey Sandwiches: the Turkey and Bacon Chipotle Honey,...

August 2012

Want to know which 15 brands are knocking on the QSR 50's door? Some are old favorites, others are new to the list, but they're all trying their hardest to climb their way into the Top 50 ranks.

51 McAlister’s Deli rank last year: 52...

Schlotzsky's today announced a national partnership with Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), to raise $100,000 toward the organization’s efforts to cure, treat, and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D) and its complications.

"We were extremely selective when identifying...

The hippest chicks in the fast-casual scene are back for an encore!

Schlotzsky’s Hip Chick Trio is back for a return gig, now through Aug. 26, 2012.

This crowd-pleasing promotion features three of Schlotzsky’s most popular chicken sandwiches: the Chicken Bacon...

Schlotzsky’s transitions to the spring season with the announcement of a completely new line of limited-time-only Hand-Carved Sandwiches. From now until May 27, the home of The Originalround toasted sandwich will feature three new signature Hand-Carved Sandwiches: the Roasted Turkey with...

FOCUS Brands announced today it has named Chad Scales as senior vice president of business development. In this newly created role, Chad’s primary responsibility will be to develop new lines of business, including product creation, manufacture, and sales for...

Austin, Texas–based Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round toasted sandwich and Fresh-from-Scratch buns, announced its 30th Annual Bun Run, scheduled for April 29. The longest-running 5k in Austin’s history is adding a 10k for the first time, and both races will...

Schlotzsky’s heads into the holiday season with the return of its popular premium ribeye steak sandwiches.
 
From now until February 26, the home of The Original round toasted sandwich will feature three new, limited-time-only signature sandwiches...

Schlotzsky’s announced that it has signed a history-making franchise deal to bring 30 new restaurants throughout the Philadelphia metro area that will also house Cinnabon and Carvel franchises inside the buildings.

Schlotzsky’s, Carvel, and Cinnabon are all part of the parent...

November 2011

Quick serves are refining how they use geographic data to create benchmarks for optimal store operations. Today’s tools can help them capture both psychographics as well as demographics. In fact, with iPad in hand, site-selection managers can use cloud computing to bring store analytics to...

Schlotzsky’s is heading into fall with the return of its Angus Round Up sandwiches.

From now until November 27, the company will feature three meaty favorites: the Bacon Beefy SmokeCheezy, French Dipsky, and the Chipotle Guaca-Beefsky.

“Our famously warm and...

Schlotzsky’s today announced it has named Back Lot Productions, Inc., an Atlanta-based company specializing in retail design and brand development, as its Vendor of the Year.

July 2011

Not a lot of franchisees have the experience of Ted Nevels; the Schlotzsky’s multiunit franchisee has more than 30 years of experience. Nevels has been with the brand long enough to have had Don Disman, Schlotzsky’s founder, teach him how to bake bread.

In January, Nevels and...

Schlotzsky’s, the home of The Original round toasted sandwich, announced that it has signed 75 franchise agreements for a total of 25 restaurants that will each house the Schlotzsky’s, Cinnabon, and Carvel concepts under one roof.

Company executives said the restaurants...