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Grabbagreen Growing in Arizona

2017-02-20 As part of the brand's continued franchise efforts, Grabbagreen, the Arizona-based healthy fast food concept continues to expand across the country an...

Zoup! Breaks Ground on 1st Seattle Restaurant

2017-02-17 Zoup! has broken ground in Bothell. The new restaurant will be located at 1410 228th St. SE, in the Canyon Park Place shopping center.

Dickey’s Headed to University of Michigan's Campus

2017-02-16 William Kaufman plans to open a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location on the University of Michigan campus.

Spinfish Poké House Opens in Downtown LA

2017-02-16 Jamestown, LP, the owner of Brunswig Square in the heart of Los Angeles’s Little Tokyo neighborhood, is pleased to announce that Spinfish Poké House, ...

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Adding 20 Locations in Texas

2017-02-16 Tropical Smoothie Cafe, a leading fast casual cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced it signed ...

Pie Five Pizza Makes Pennsylvania Debut

2017-02-16 Pie Five Pizza Co. announced the opening of its first location in the Keystone State.

Hooters' Fast Casual Opens Today in Chicago

2017-02-15 The limited service concept, Hoots, which is serving a condensed menu comprised of Hooters' most popular dishes, opened Wednesday at 2201-D S.

Sub Zero Ice Cream Plans Aggressive Texas Expansion

2017-02-10 Sub Zero Ice Cream, the nation’s first liquid nitrogen ice cream franchise, plans to significantly expand its presence in the Lone Star State over the...

100 Units Later, Erbert & Gerbert’s is Just Getting Started

2017-02-10 Eric Wolfe was driving over to Green Bay, Wisconsin, when the phone rang.

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop Headed to North Carolina

2017-02-09 Southern Deli Holdings, LLC has signed an agreement with Fuzzy’s Taco Shop to develop the fast-casual Mexican concept in Charlotte, North Carolina.