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Southeast Franchise Forum Names Marketing Chairman

2015-06-02 The Southeast Franchise Forum (SEFF) announces the appointment of Paul Macaluso as chairman of its Marketing Committee, effective immediately. ...

Chicken Salad Chick Inks Investment Deal

2015-05-04 Chicken Salad Chick recently announced that it has received an investment from Eagle Merchant Partners (Eagle), an Atlanta, Georgia-based private equi...

Cinnabon Names New President; Cole Now Group President at FOCUS

2015-02-05 Joe Guith, COO for Cinnabon, has been promoted to president of Cinnabon.

Focus Brands Recruits HR Vet to Join Executive Ranks

2013-09-03 Focus Brands—the franchisor and operator of 3,500 ice cream stores, bakeries, restaurants, and cafés under the brand names Carvel, Cinnabon, Schlotzsk...

FOCUS Brands Adds Two to Its Team

2013-03-15 FOCUS Brands Inc.—the fast-growing company responsible for overseas expansion of Cinnabon, Auntie Anne's Pretzels, Carvel Ice Cream, Moe's Southwest G...

FOCUS Brands Now 1,000 International Units Strong

2013-01-03 FOCUS Brands Inc., the fast-growing company responsible for overseas expansion of Cinnabon, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, Carvel Ice Cream, Moe’s Southwest ...

Focus Brands Appoints SVP of Business Development

2012-03-03 FOCUS Brands announced today it has named Chad Scales as senior vice president of business development. In this newly created role, Chad’s primary res...

Carvel President Takes Title of FOCUS Chief Concept Officer

2011-01-20 FOCUS Brands Inc., the franchisor and operator of more than 3,300 ice cream stores, bakeries, restaurants, and cafes, announced that Gary Bales has be...