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Eight Lime Restaurants to Convert to Rubio's Coastal Grill

2015-11-17 Rubio’s Restaurants has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Ruby Tuesday to acquire eight restaurant locations in Florida currently o...

Mooyah Burgers Opens First Location in New York State

2015-11-17 Mooyah Burgers, Fries & Shakes, a fast-casual, “better burger” chain, is opening its first location in the state of New York on November 16.

Pieology Opens First North Florida Location

2015-11-16 Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, will open its f...

My Fit Foods Opens USDA-Certified Central Kitchen

2015-11-16 My Fit Foods, a leading producer and retailer of handcrafted, fresh, grab-and-go meals, is proud to announce the opening and U.S.

Fazoli's Signs First Franchisee in Montgomery, Alabama

2015-11-16 Fazoli’s, the nation’s largest fast-casual Italian chain, has signed a franchise agreement for its first restaurant in Montgomery, Alabama.

Canadian Chain BeaverTails Plans for U.S. Growth

2015-11-16 BeaverTails, makers of unique and delicious BeaverTails pastries, announced that it will present its U.S.

Carvel Bolsters Connecticut Presence with 10 New Units

2015-11-16 Carvel plans to significantly expand its presence in Connecticut in the coming years, with the goal of opening five to 10 new franchised locations.

Piada Opens First Location in North Texas

2015-11-16 Piada Italian Street Food will open on November 20 in Frisco debuting its first location in North Texas.

New Fast-Casual Pizza Concept Firenza Plans for Big Growth

2015-11-12 Over the past few years, a band of start-ups have been making their way into the fast-casual pizza marketplace—almost as quickly as they can cook the ...

Billy Sims BBQ Opens New Unit in Enid, Oklahoma

2015-11-11 Billy Sims BBQ will open its first Enid, Oklahoma, location on Friday, November 13 at 3518 W Owen K Garriott Road.