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Award donates $5,000 to winning restaurants' charitable projects.
Four outstanding franchisees recognized at annual meeting.
The chain continues its worldwide expansion with healthy, gourmet pizza options.
Company announces the opening of two new restaurants in Las Vegas.
New Perfect Pair options from Bruegger's.

Chain's store and menu changes—which it hopes to eventually take brand-wide—debut in one of Bruegger's first markets: the Triangle region of North Carolina.

The chain's most dedicated employees are rewarded a free donut on Friday.
Chef is honored with induction into elite culinary society.
The franchise ranks among the fastest-growing on multiple lists.
Technomic reports that for the past three years, more consumers have consistently eaten more dessert.
New pizza includes mozzarella, feta, provolone, cheddar, parmesan, and asiago on a crust sprinkled with oregano.
Chain sends $25,000 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure from its "Card for the Cause" program, which it will continue to run.
Franchise Brands LLC, based in Connecticut, placed a bid to purchase the bankrupt Mexican concept.
Association accepting applications for its Faces of Diversity awards program, which aims to raise awareness of the importance of diversity and inspire others to expand their diversity efforts.
By asking customers to donate $1 or more in exchange for complimentary side coupon, chain raises $125,000 to support Share Our Strength’s campaign to end childhood hunger in America by 2015.
Game Day Package lets customers create their own cost-efficient combination meal package, which can feed 8–12 people for $49.99.
Company announces agreements that will take it into the homes of the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Islanders.