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Naranga® and the Pizza Factory® have recently announced an expanded partnership in which The Pizza Factory will use Naranga’s “ncompass” software solution.
Del Taco, one of the nation’s largest Mexican quick-service concepts, announced its most recent Georgia-based restaurant opening with esteemed multi-unit, local operating group Jetz Foods LLC.
Bounce Back Marietta, part of Bounce Back USA, provides free business listings and connects community members with businesses so they can support each other at this time.
Firehouse Subs will open its doors to the public on Monday, May 11, under the ownership of Firehouse Subs Franchisees Eddie Wells and Mitul Desai.
Handyman Connection, a home repair company in operation for more than 25 years, announced today it has opened its newest franchise in Marietta, Georgia.
Naranga, a leader in franchise management software, announced today that Dmitry Simonov has been named president and chief operating officer.
Franchise Update Media is pleased to introduce the Franchise Leadership & Growth Conference, October 14–16 at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta.
Naranga is offering its services for free for the next 90 days to franchise companies, both current clients and non-clients alike, that are struggling financially as a result of the evolving economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fazoli’s - the renowned, Lexington-based brand known for serving up premium Italian dishes at a great value - is set to bring its fresh, craveable dishes to the Cartersville community when it opens in May!
In 2019, Bruster’s Real Ice Cream opened in Haverhill, Massachusetts, Windermere, Florida, Provo, Utah, Athens, Georgia and Frisco/Little Elm, Texas.

Recent News:

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the continued growth of the Thompson Hotels brand throughout the Southern United States with deals for two new properties.
One of the nation’s leading veterans service organizations, Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB), has announced a partnership with Window World.
Throughout July, McAlister’s Deli fans can enjoy refreshing promotions and delicious offers from Fourth of July eats to Free Tea Day.
Not even the pandemic can sour this decadent craze. The brand has sparked a nationwide love affair with gourmet cinnamon rolls as only Cinnaholic can.
Sneha Issani was first introduced to the Kumon Math and Reading Program many years ago as a young student.
JAN-PRO is taking on the responsibility of keeping employees across the nation safer as parts of the United States begin reopening.
Barberitos, a fast-casual Southwestern Grille and Cantina with 50 locations across the Southeast, is bringing its mango salsa back to its menu on July due to popular demand.
Barberitos has launched several initiatives to ‘Celebrate the Colors of Summer’ by serving its guests healthy, colorful food.
Just six months ago, Church's Chicken® turned in its best performance in ten years for comparable same-store sales, and made 2020 the launch date for the brand's five-year strategic plan.
Chicken Salad Chick, the nation's only southern inspired, fast-casual chicken salad restaurant concept, is bringing even more of its highly demanded famed, fresh product to Walton County.
Less than a month after Barberitos celebrated the chain’s 20th anniversary with an event in its hometown of Athens, Ga., the restaurant industry was devastated by the pandemic.
ShelfGenie, the company dedicated to improving lives through custom shelving and in-home solutions, recently named David Mihalic as Director of Franchise Development.
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has made two significant appointments to its operations leadership team.
Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues its impressive year of growth having recently surpassed 50 open hotels.
The weather is heating up and so are the great June happenings at McAlister’s Deli®. From National Iced Tea Month to Father’s Day, McAlister’s Deli offers guests something to look forward to all month long.
Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning, one of the nation’s greenest carpet-cleaning franchises, is opening its newest location on St. Simons Island.
I Heart Mac & Cheese announced it has signed a new franchise agreement with Mita Patel to open two new locations, one in Columbia, South Carolina and Atlanta, GA.
LYNX Franchising, a multi-brand franchise platform with a complementary collection of B2B essential services, announced today it has acquired the FRSTeam brand and franchise system.
Zaxby’s, the premium fast-casual brand known for its chicken fingers, wings and signature sauces, hosted a “Drive-Thru Date Night” at a Knoxville, Tennessee location Friday, May 29.
While many businesses are delaying opening back up and are struggling through the pandemic, a Grovetown resident and U.S. Army veteran is bringing a Columbus, Ohio founded franchise concept to the community.
Global Franchise Group® has named a new Chief Financial Officer, restaurant finance veteran and acquisitions integration specialist, Sam Patterson.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, today provided a business update in connection with the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Now, as the owner and Instructor of Kumon of Marietta - Northeast, Desmond Reeves aims to grow area students’ self-confidence and academic independence through the program.
Bach to Rock (B2R), America’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces its newest school, in Marietta, Georgia, opened on June 1, 2020.
America's Swimming Pool Company (ASP) announced the opening of a new location in Gwinnett-Hall, GA, under the ownership of Dave Binnix and Lance Liggin.
Aaron's, Inc. and Rooms To Go have joined forces to provide Personal Protective Equipment to Grady Health System for use in Atlanta medical facilities impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Krystal guests are no strangers to the use of fresh-cracked eggs in the fast food chain’s beloved 3-Egg Plate Breakfast.
Zaxby’s is emerging from the pandemic with strong sales due to key initiatives executed in concert with its entrepreneurial licensees.
Edible®, the world's largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, is creating a new path to franchise ownership with the launch of a “Manage-To-Own” program.
Edible®, the world's largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, today launched a special sweepstakes opportunity and discounts in celebration of all 2020 graduates.
Schlotzsky's is excited to announce the opportunity for customers to Pay it Forward by purchasing lunch for first responders and medical frontline workers.
It's a sweet dream come true! Great American Cookies® and Marble Slab Creamery® are introducing a new cohesive brand vision and co-brand experience filled with imagination and wonder.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend.
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, posted a record Mother’s Day week, fulfilling over 700K orders and making over 550K deliveries.
Spherion, the leading U.S. recruiting and staffing company with localized roots set in every community where it operates, is set to host a webinar on Wednesday, May 13 at 4 p.m. ET.
Tropical Smoothie Cafe®, a leading national fast-casual concept known for its better-for-you-smoothies and food with a tropical twist, announced today its One Million Smoothie Giveaway for guests nationwide.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020.
Edible® is teaming with 12 recording artists to create a one-of-a-kind gift collection of music and treats just in time for Mother’s Day.
Jamba® announced its partnership with Oikos® Greek Yogurt and So Delicious® Dairy Free to help honor frontline heroes amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zaxby’s announces the opening of its first location in Forsyth at 321 Cabiness Road.
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