FOCUS Brands

FOCUS Brands

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Kat Cole Promoted to President at FOCUS Brands

2017-06-19 FOCUS Brands, the franchisor of iconic brands Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill, and Schlotzsky’s, announced th...

Focus Brands Commits to Sourcing Cage-Free Eggs

2016-08-08 In response to a growing consumer sentiment towards cage-free eggs and the adoption of this policy by several other food service companies, Focus Bran...

Focus Brands Names New CFO

2016-03-11 Focus Brands Inc.

Focus Brands Recognizes Outstanding Franchisees

2016-02-25 Focus Brands Inc., which is the franchisor and operator of more than 5,000 ice cream shops, bakeries, restaurants, and cafés through its affiliate bra...

Uncle Maddio's Finds a Familiar Face in its Newest Investor

2015-12-15 When Uncle Maddio’s received its second equity investment in December, it was from a very familiar source.

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...