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Nestlé Toll House Café Offering Franchise Incentive to Veterans

2017-07-24 Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip is in the midst of a significant growth spurt—both domestically and overseas.

The Carving Board Signs First International Franchise Deal

2017-07-21 The Carving Board Sandwiches, a fast-casual restaurant that provides comfort food sandwiches of the highest quality, recently announced its first inte...

Wayback Burgers Gears Up for Major Franchise Growth

2017-07-21 Wayback Burgers is setting the bar higher than ever in 2017, winning coveted industry awards and growing their franchise system in the U.S.

Locali Expanding to West Hollywood in September

2017-07-19 Locali, the wildly popular and rapidly growing LA-based healthy deli and convenience store, recently signed a lease for yet another corporate store in...

LA-Based Locali to Grow through Franchising

2017-07-18 Locali, the popular Los Angeles-based healthy convenience concept, is now expanding through franchising with newly enlisted development partner, Frans...

Tropical Smoothie's Momentum Carries into 2017

2017-07-17 Tropical Smoothie Cafe, a leading fast casual cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced it experie...

Potbelly Sandwich Shop Signs 5-Unit Deal in Virginia

2017-07-13 Potbelly Sandwich Shop announced Thursday that it has signed an agreement to add five more shops to the Richmond and Charlottesville, Virginia, areas.

Panera's 2nd Largest Franchisee Buys 34 Stores

2017-07-12 Pan American Group LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Flynn Restaurant Group LP, announced Wednesday that it has acquired 34 Panera Bread Bakery-Café l...

Captain D’s Signs Agreements to Open 10 New Restaurants

2017-07-12 Captain D’s, a leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced the signing of franchise development agreements that will expand its presence in four...

Überrito Inks 3-Unit Deal to Expand in Southwest

2017-07-11 Überrito announced that Rick Howard and Ryan Howard have signed on as the company’s initial franchisee with a multi-unit commitment for three future l...