Vitality Bowls Store in West Bloomfield, Michigan, to Celebrate First Anniversary

Vitality Bowls, the leading superfood café offering açaí bowls, smoothies, salads, wraps, grain bowls and more, is gearing up to celebrate one incredible year in Oakland County. The West Bloomfield café, owned and operated by local entrepreneurs Dawn and Tristan Moss, has been a community staple since it first opened in 2023.  “Our first anniversary is a […]

Shipley Do-Nuts Lowering Costs, Raising AUVs for Franchisees

Shipley Do-Nuts released its latest Franchise Disclosure Document that outlines 23 percent lower investment costs and higher average unit volumes (AUVs) and EBITDA, demonstrating the growing brand’s continuing commitment to offering attractive franchise opportunities. The new FDD presents several key financial highlights that underscore the brand’s robust performance and appealing franchise proposition: Lower Investment Costs: […]

Protein Bar & Kitchen Inks First Multi-Unit Franchise Deal

Protein Bar & Kitchen celebrates a milestone for the company with its first-ever multi-unit franchise agreement which will bring the brand to Northwest Indiana through an initial location in Crown Point. News of this signed agreement further validates the rapid growth of better-for-you food concepts. According to the 2024 IFA Economic Outlook Report, the number […]

Domino’s Appoints Maureen Pittenger EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer

Domino’s Pizza announced the appointment of Maureen Pittenger as executive vice president – chief human resources officer, effective July 8, 2024. Pittenger will report to Domino’s CEO Russell Weiner. In her new role, Pittenger will lead all aspects of Domino’s human resources strategies and functions. “We are excited to have Maureen join Domino’s as she […]

Chipotle Accepting Applications for Famed ‘Celebrity Card’

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it is accepting applications on LinkedIn for its coveted Celebrity Card for the first time ever. Over the past two decades, Chipotle’s Celebrity Card has been presented to notable figures who have publicly expressed their passion for Chipotle, but now the brand is accepting applications from all superfans to participate. […]

Wing Snob to Open Booth at Ford Field in Detroit

Wing Snob, the fast-casual restaurant known for its fresh wings featuring 18 unique sauces and rubs, announces the grand opening of its first booth in an NFL stadium. This landmark booth will be located in the heart of Detroit at the Lions Stadium, also known as Ford Field. Wing Snob’s stadium debut marks a significant […]

Chick N Max Eyes Expansion in the Southeast

Chick N Max – a next generation fast casual franchise specializing in chef-crafted sandwiches, golden-fried tenders, and almond wood-smoked chicken and wings – has set its sights on the Southeast United States for its next wave of expansion. With seven restaurants already open and operating across the Central United States, and an active pipeline that stands […]

Vicious Biscuit Getting Tropical with Summer Menu

As temperatures rise, so do the menu offerings from Vicious Biscuit, the award-winning Southern-made originator of bold biscuit creations. From June 24 through August 31, taste buds will be tropically ignited with a new symphony of flavors, creating a delectable riptide leading to Vicious Biscuit. Get transported to paradise with the Caribbean Cordon Bleu ($13) […]

I Heart Mac & Cheese Hires Two Executives

Steve Giordanella, CEO & Chairman of I Heart Mac & Cheese, announced that Angelo Freites has been hired as Vice President of Franchise Operations and that Rafael Romero has been hired as Director of Marketing. Freites has 40 years of experience in the franchise industry, formally a Franchisee of Wendy’s and Checkers, and Romero comes […]