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Long John Silver's Updates Payment System With Ingenico

2015-04-16 Ingenico Group announced today that Long John Silver’s, the largest quick service seafood chain in the U.S., opted to upgrade its payments infrastruct...

Gigi's Cupcakes Plans to Open 25 Locations in 2015

2015-04-13 Amid rising sales and the debut of a new bakery design, Gigi’s Cupcakes, America’s largest cupcake and specialty baked goods franchise, plans to open ...

Restaurant Industry Sees Best Quarter Since Recession

2015-04-10 Q1 final results show same-store sales growth was 2.8 percent during Q1, becoming the best quarter for the industry since the recession.

Bojangles' Submits Form for IPO

2015-04-09 Bojangles’ Inc.

Potbelly Appoints New CFO

2015-04-08 Potbelly Corporation today announced the appointment of Michael Coyne as its new chief financial officer, effective May 1, 2015.

iPad-Based POS Expands to Payment Processing

2015-03-25 ShopKeep, the cloud-based technology provider with more than 16,000 registers in use by retail shops, restaurants, and other organizations, introduced...

Rita's Completes Refinancing of Debt amid Growth

2015-03-24 Rita’s Franchise Company, the franchise company of the world’s largest Italian Ice concept, Rita’s Italian Ice, announced it completed a refinancing o...

Panda Express Brings Premium Ribs to Limited-Service Menu

2015-03-23 After years of trial and error, Panda Express introduced its new Chinese Spare Ribs last week.

McAlister's Looks to Expand in Promising Phoenix Market

2015-03-23 McAlister’s Deli announced today it is targeting Phoenix for franchise growth.