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Spin Pizza Opens First of Four Dallas Units

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

Pieology Opens Vacaville Location

2015-04-16 Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations, announced the opening of its first Vacaville location...

Carl's Jr. Opens Second Guatamala Location

2015-04-16 Burger lovers in Guatemala City can now enjoy a big, juicy California-style burger thanks to the continued expansion of premium burger chain, Carl’s J...

Canadian Poutine Concept Eyes American Markets

2015-04-10 Smoke’s Poutinerie, the colorful cult brand that has achieved icon status for its twist on Canada’s classic fries, cheese curds, and gravy, is poised ...

Just Salad Opens first Chicago Location

2015-04-10 Just Salad, the much-loved salad brand with more than 20 locations in New York City and around the world, opened its first Chicago location.

Newk's Looks to Franchise in Seven States

2015-04-08 Newk’s Eatery is laying franchise growth plans in new markets stretching across the South from Savannah, Georgia and Orlando, Florida, to Lubbock and ...

Carl's Jr. Opens Second Toronto Location

2015-04-08 The Southern California-based Carl’s Jr.

Tropical Smoothie Signs 51 Franchise Deals in 2015

2015-04-02 Tropical Smoothie Café announced the signing of 51 franchise agreements in the first quarter of 2015.

Fatburger and Buffalo Express Open First UK Unit

2015-04-02 Fatburger and sister restaurant Buffalo’s Express are opening their first co-branded location in London in May 2015.

Cava Grill Receives $16 million for West Coast Growth

2015-04-01 Cava Grill, the Washington, D.C.–based Mediterranean fast-casual restaurant, announced a $16 million Series C funding round led by existing partner SW...