Potbelly Announces New Unit in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Potbelly Corporation, the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, announced a new location opening in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Joining the brand’s two shops in Little Rock, this marks the third location in the state and the first in the northeast region. Positioned in a bustling Jonesboro retail corridor at 1853 East Highland Drive, the new Potbelly is situated […]

Round Table Pizza Opens Second San Antonio–Based Location

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc., announces the opening of its second Round Table Pizza location in San Antonio in partnership with Brame Brands. The new restaurant is located at 22815 North US Highway 281, and offers a menu fit for royalty, including hand-crafted premium pizza offerings, and Garlic Parmesan Twists rolled fresh daily. “We are pleased […]

Tomey Group Acquires Three Jimmy John’s Stores in Michigan

Michigan owned and operated, Tomey Group announced they have acquired three Jimmy John’s restaurants in southeast Michigan. The restaurants located in 65940 Van Dyke Ave. in Washington Township, 46526 Gratiot Ave. in Chesterfield and 35100 23 Mile Road in New Baltimore, are currently open and as of May 29, 2024, all current staff and restaurant operations […]

Krispy Kreme Names Atiba Adams Chief Legal Officer

Krispy Kreme, Inc. announced that Atiba Adams will join the company as Chief Legal Officer effective June 25, 2024. Adams will report to Josh Charlesworth, President and Chief Executive Officer of Krispy Kreme. Adams brings more than 20 years of legal experience guiding multibillion-dollar publicly traded and privately held companies such as Mars, Pfizer, and […]

Chipotle ‘Love What Makes You Real’ Campaign Returns

Chipotle Mexican Grill reintroduced its ‘Love What Makes You Real’ campaign supporting the company’s LGBTQIA+ team members and guests in honor of Pride month in June and LGBT History Month in October. Recent survey results reported that LGBTQIA+ identification in the U.S. continues to grow, reaching an all-time high of 7.6% in 2023, with more […]

Dunn Brothers Coffee Introduces Free Sips

Dunn Brothers Coffee is putting a fresh jolt into stale coffee-drinking habits. The nearly 40-year-old Minneapolis-based brand famed for freshly roasting its globally sourced single-origin green beans daily in its coffee shops, has launched Free Sips, a warm (and cold) invitation to its communities to come taste what makes the brand’s hot and cold brew […]

Smalls Sliders Inks 4-Unit Deal in Arkansas

Smalls Sliders, the industry-disrupting cheeseburger slider brand, has signed its latest multi-unit agreement with existing franchisee, Chris McJunkins. The four-Can deal is the brand’s second agreement for Arkansas and marks its entrance into Little Rock.  The Little Rock Cans will be owned by Chris McJunkins, a seasoned multi-brand operator with extensive experience in the restaurant […]