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UFood Opens New Store in Logan International Airport

2016-02-12 UFood Grill, the award-winning fast casual franchise where “delicious meets nutritious,” has debuted a newly remodeled location in Terminal B at Logan...

Kono Pizza Signs 20-Unit Deal

2016-02-12 Kono USA, the franchisor that offers meals and snacks served in freshly baked dough cones under the brand names “The Original” Kono Pizza and Kono To-...

Chicken Salad Chick to Open Second Mobile Location

2016-02-11 Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only Southern-inspired, fast-casual chicken salad restaurant, announced its second location in Mobile, Alabama, will...

Smashburger Signs Multiunit Deal in Qatar and UAE

2016-02-11 Smashburger is expanding its presence in the Middle East.

Dickey's Opens 100th California Store

2016-02-11 Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is proud to announce plans to open its 100th California location.

MOD Pizza Opens 100th Store

2016-02-10 MOD Pizza opened its 100th U.S. store, located in Downey, California.

Nashville Hot Concept Opens in Cincinnati

2016-02-10 Nashville Hot is bringing authentic Nashville-style hot chicken to Greater Cincinnati beginning this weekend.

Nekter Juice Bar Plans for 300 Units in Five Years

2016-02-09 Nekter Juice Bar, a leading innovator of the modern juicing revolution with an appealing array of natural, fresh, and cold-pressed juices, smoothies, ...

Burger 21 Gears Up for Big Franchise Growth

2016-02-09 Burger 21, an award-winning, “beyond the better burger” fast-casual franchise, announced its 2015 franchise growth results, with six new franchise agr...