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Sub Zero Ice Cream Targeting Georgia, Kansas for Expansion

2017-05-25 The nation’s first liquid nitrogen ice cream franchise, Sub Zero Ice Cream will soon enter Georgia and Kansas for the first time.

Willie Jewell's Old School Bar-B-Q Headed to Tallahassee

2017-05-25 Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q, the fast-casual spinoff from the 68 year veteran Bono’s Pit Bar-B-Q concept, is headed to Tallahassee, Florida, to...

Curry Up Now Partners with Fransmart to Propel Expansion

2017-05-24 On the heels of announcing Curry Up Now’s purchase of Tava Kitchen and securing their place as the nation’s largest fast casual Indian restaurant chai...

Captain D’s Expands in Georgia

2017-05-24 Captain D’s, a leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced the opening of its newest franchised restaurant in McDonough, Georgia.

Capriotti’s Adding Three Locations in Las Vegas

2017-05-23 Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, known for its award-winning, hand-crafted sandwiches, signed a franchise agreement to bring three new Capriotti’s locations...

The Hummus & Pita Co. Franchising Nationwide

2017-05-23 The Hummus & Pita Co. updated its Franchise Disclosure Document (“FDD”) to include Item 19 financial information.

Church’s Chicken Signs Largest Franchise Development Deal

2017-05-18 Church’s Chicken announced Thursday that it has entered into a multi-year, development deal with Goalz Restaurant Group, LLC to develop 20 Church’s Ch...

Capriotti’s Signs Deal for Coastal Virginia

2017-05-15 Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, known for its award-winning, hand-crafted sandwiches, has signed a franchise agreement that will bring up to three new rest...

McDonald's Opening the Checkbook for Franchisees

2017-05-12 McDonald’s “Experience of the Future” design comes with a price tag that might as well be science fiction for some franchisees.

NYC's Mamoun’s Falafel to Expand to California

2017-05-11 Mamoun’s Falafel, a fast growing Middle Eastern fast casual restaurant in North America, has signed a multi-unit deal to expand their franchise into N...