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Great Wraps Targets Second Tier Markets

2015-05-01 After success in initial second tier markets, Great Wraps Grill, a restaurant franchise that lives at the intersection of flavor and health, announced...

Burger 21 Seeks Nontraditional Venues for Growth

2015-05-01 Burger 21, an award-winning, “beyond the better burger” fast-casual franchise, announced the latest phase of its franchise development strategy to inc...

Freddy's Opens 150th Location

2015-04-28 Fast-casual restaurant franchise, Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, will opens its 150th location on Tuesday, April 28 in Loveland, Colorado...

Uncle Maddio's Closes in on Orlando

2015-04-28 Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint continues its aggressive Florida expansion and will soon enter the Orlando market.

Pie Five Opens 45th Location

2015-04-28 On Friday, May 1, Pie Five opens its 45th location in Lewisville in north Texas. Starting at 11 a.m.

Hungry Howie's Expands in Louisiana

2015-04-28 Hungry Howie’s Pizza is continuing its expansion in Louisiana, opening its newest location in Gretna on Wednesday, April 29.

Miguel's Jr. Opens Third Orange County Location

2015-04-22 In the age of heat lamps, double-wrapped tacos and DIY burrito assembly lines, Southern Californians have lost sight of what true, traditional Mexican...

Doc Popcorn Opens Second Japan Location

2015-04-22 The latest opening of Doc Popcorn at Lalaport Mall in Fujimi, Japan this past week drew crowds of customers at its Grand Opening, which marked the sec...

Donatos Pizza Plans for 200 Units by 2018

2015-04-20 The fast-casual pizza segment has gone from nowhere to seemingly everywhere with head-spinning speed.

Spin Pizza Opens First of Four Dallas Units

2015-04-17 Award-winning franchiser SPIN!...