Industry News

Sbarro, the quick-service Italian restaurant company, today announced that it has named Randy M. Clifton as president, franchising of North America.
Sailormen, Inc., the largest domestic franchisee of Popeyes Chicken...
Quiznos and JPMorgan Partners, a private equity affiliate of JPMorgan Chase...
Burger King Corporation announced today it will broaden its involvement in professional sports by entering the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series™.
The Yum! Brands, Inc. board of directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $500 million of the company's outstanding common stock under the company's share-repurchase program over a period of up...
On Thursday, March 9, Quaker Steak & Lube broke ground on its fourth company-owned restaurant in Austintown, Ohio.
Observers say recent leadership changes at Back Yard Burgers, Inc., could signal that the Memphis-based chain is in for some challenging times, the Memphis Business Journal reports.
Papa John's International, Inc. today announced the promotion of two individuals to the position of vice president of international operations: Myles Felt and Ray Lubesky.
American consumers are turning to premium coffee taste, while simultaneously turning off their home coffeepots.
apa John’s Partners with SportingNews.com As the official sponsor of SportingNews.com's NCAA Division Men’s Basketball Championship bracket page, Papa John's is offering 1,000,000 large pepperoni pizzas as a...
Sbarro today announced separate international development agreements with leading franchisers in both Mexico and Egypt.
Church's is now a billion dollar business and has committed to double its size within five years.
Jon Jameson, president and CEO of MaggieMoo’s International LLC, and HMSHost Senior Vice President Vince Modica announced a mutual licensing agreement to develop airport and travel plaza locations, and the...
The International Franchise Association announced plans for a new initiative to help IFA member companies recruit more minority franchisees into their systems.
Let's Dish! today announced it has signed a franchise area development agreement with Cherry Hill, New Jersey-based LD Philly, LLLP to franchise 11 Let's Dish! retail meal preparation stores in the...