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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Growing in Texas

2017-09-21 Dickey’s Barbecue Pit franchisee, Guy New, plans to open his third Dickey’s location in his home state of Texas.

Chronic Tacos Set to Expand in Japan

2017-09-21 Chronic Tacos is set to expand beyond its 50-plus locations in the United States and Canada, and has its sights set on Japan.

PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans Preps for Expansion

2017-09-18 PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans, a New Orleans-based coffeehouse that demonstrates better beans, superior roasting techniques, and pure passion for the art...

SweetFrog Continues Strong Franchise Growth

2017-09-15 SweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, named America’s Best Frozen Yogurt by The Daily Meal, and a Top New Franchise by En...

Businesses Honored at 'Franchising Gives Back' Event

2017-09-14 The International Franchise Association's (IFA) Franchise Education & Research Foundation announced today the winners of its third annual Franchis...

The 40 Best Franchises, According to Franchisees

2017-09-14 After surveying more than 4,300 franchisees from almost 100 foodservice brands and analyzing 18 months of data, Franchise Business Review has named th...

Melt Shop Launches Franchising Program

2017-09-07 Melt Shop, pioneers of the melted sandwich movement, announced Thursday the launch of its domestic and international franchise program.

Pie Five Announces First International Agreement

2017-09-05 Pie Five Pizza Co., the fast-casual restaurant known for its customizable pizzas prepared and ready to enjoy in five minutes, will soon be expanding i...

Dunkin' Donuts to Open 6 New Restaurants in Georgia

2017-08-31 Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today a signing of store development agreements with franchisee...

La Madeleine Completes Second Stage of Refranchising

2017-08-31 La Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe successfully completed the second phase of its refranchising program with the sale of its Atlanta restaurants th...