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Burger King Franchisee Recognized for Growth

2015-06-12 GPS Hospitality, an Atlanta-based Burger King franchisee, has been recognized by the Atlanta chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) as ...

Villa Enterprises Presents Franchise Opportunities at IFE

2015-06-11 Villa Enterprises, a multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, announced their participation in the International Franchise Expo (IFE), June 18 ...

Halal Guys Sells Remainder of CA In Franchise Deal

2015-06-11 The Halal Guys has announced the signing of three major multi-unit franchise deals in California. After one of the brand’s first franchise deals sold ...

Popeyes Continues Bahamas Bowl Title Sponsorship

2015-06-10 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen extended its title sponsorship of the Popeyes Bahamas Bowl and reports plans to add restaurants in the Bahamas.

Kahala Acquires Both Planet Smoothie and Tasti D-Lite

2015-06-08 Scottsdale-based Kahala Brands announces it now controls 100 percent of the Planet Smoothie and Tasti D-Lite franchise brands headquartered in Brentwo...

Growth Slows But Remains Positive For Restaurant Sales

2015-06-08 Same-store restaurant sales were up 1.1 percent during May, which represents a 0.8 percent drop from the growth rate reported for April.

CREAM Franchises in California's Central Valley

2015-06-08 CREAM, a San Francisco Bay Area-based dessert franchise that specializes in high quality ice cream sandwiches and other confections, has inked a franc...

Restaurants Lead in Post-Recession Growth

2015-06-08 The National Restaurant Association's (NRA) chief economist Bruce Grindy breaks down the latest employment trends.

People's Choice: The Unlikely Pioneers At Pincho Factory

2015-06-08 Less than a week before becoming the co-founder of Pincho Factory, Nedal Ahmad placed a frantic call to his cousin after discovering the mere $6.27 le...

Spending Increases With Consumer Confidence

2015-06-03 Thanks to increasing wages, the lowest jobless rate since 2008, and improved consumer confidence, Americans feel more comfortable accruing debt and ha...