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Naranga Founder Tariq Farid today announced that long-time VP of Technology Solutions and Delivery at Naranga, Faraz Iqbal, has been named Chief Operating Officer of the Atlanta-based franchise IT solutions and operations software company.
Naranga, a leader in franchise management and operations software, announces that Dwyer Group has chosen Naranga to operate its recent acquisition, Window Genie, along with two additional brands in Europe.
Fazoli’s today announced extraordinary year-end achievements for 2017 with the signing of six new development agreements to develop a total of 15 new restaurants nationwide.
Naranga, a leader in the franchise management software space, announced that 112 franchise brands made the switch to Naranga software in 2017.
Taco John’s, the iconic and rapidly growing Mexican quick-service brand, today announced the largest development deal in company history with at least 100 new locations planned for North and South Carolina along with Georgia.
Four existing franchisees of fast casual restaurant brand Newk's Eatery will expand their franchise agreements.
Newk's Eatery, the fast casual restaurant known for its culinary-driven menu, continues its growth with four franchised restaurants opening in Georgia in December.
Any Lab Test Now® just landed on the Franchise Times Top 200+ for the second year in a row.
Naranga announced that a record number of franchisors - 84 year-to-date - have switched to Naranga's software in 2017.
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO) announced that it has signed a development agreement with a new franchise group to open five Del Taco stores in the greater Athens, Georgia area over the next six years.

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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.
Fred Astaire Dance Studios®, the world leader in ballroom dance lessons with more than 150 studios worldwide, announced plans to expand into Atlanta with a new studio opening planned for late summer, 2020.
Today, as the new Instructor and owner of Kumon Math and Reading Center of Valdosta, Meghana is excited to create a love for learning in her beloved community of over ten years.
For the seventh year in a row, Atlanta lands the number one spot on national pest control leader Orkin’s Top 50 Mosquito Cities List.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, announced the donation of 2,000 masks and 55 mattresses, frames and covers to aid the Navajo Nation impacted by the COVID-19 epidemic.
In order to alleviate concerns from patrons who require a safer dining environment, Taffer launched Taffer’s Safe Dining System™.
FOCUS Brands announced that Beto Guajardo will lead its international business, effective at the end of the month.
While many businesses are halting expansion efforts, a Florida-based franchise is taking strides to bring its wellness-focused grooming services to Georgia.
Zaxby’s, the fast-casual restaurant known for its chicken fingers, wings and signature sauces, has uploaded a custom collection of ambient restaurant sounds to SoundCloud.
Peachtree Corners is getting its own Soap Makery. Buff City Soap - the brand known for its fresh, handcrafted soaps made daily in-store by local Makers - is opening its second Georgia store, just weeks after opening its first.
Edible® today launched a new product line designed for current “Stay-At-Home” behavior and beyond: a line of DIY fondue kits featuring the brand’s Chocolate Strawberry Dipping Kit.
Known for its fresh, locally handmade soaps crafted daily by each store’s talented Makers, Buff City Soap - opened its first Georgia location on April 4th
Spherion, the leading U.S. recruiting and staffing company with localized roots set in every community where it operates, has launched a nationwide franchising initiative.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions, announced the donation of nearly 500 mattresses to multiple shelters in Nevada impacted by the COVID-19 epidemic.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, May 7, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its first quarter 2020 financial results scheduled for release before the market opens on that day.
Primrose Schools Children’s Foundation, the charitable arm of Primrose Schools, a high-quality early education and care leader, is proud to partner with Save the Children.
Farm Stores Franchising launches a “New Cow in Town” campaign to attract new franchisees throughout the state of Georgia.
Global Franchise Group® (GFG) has named a new Chief Executive Officer, foodservice veteran and seasoned restaurant executive, Paul Damico.
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery announced a series of new initiatives available at open and participating locations including “Perkins Market,” offering groceries such as bulk meat, produce and even toilet paper to customers.
In an effort to support communities during the COVID-19 crisis in any way possible, Huddle House announced a series of new initiatives including the “Huddle Market,” offering groceries.
In an effort to help franchisees overcome the business challenges caused by the COVID-19 crisis, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery has announced a program of relief measures being temporarily offered to franchisees to support the system head-on during...
In an effort to help franchisees overcome the business challenges caused by the COVID-19 crisis, Huddle House has announced a program of relief measures being temporarily offered to franchisees to support the system head-on during this crisis.
While the country's response to the Coronavirus has caused many business operations to pause, Brightway Insurance remains committed to customers and to people who want to build their own business with the holistic support Brightway offers.
Barberitos continues to seek new ways to keep their fans fed and safe during these uncertain times. The restaurant chain is excited to share that, through a partnership with DoorDash, customers can order food with no delivery fee until April 30.
Zaxby’s, the fast-casual restaurant known for its chicken fingers, wings and signature sauces, just introduced a new menu option specifically designed to meet the needs of families sheltering at home.
Following last month’s surge in orders for Edible®‘s Fresh Fruit Produce Box, Edible has expanded the offering to now include options with vegetables.
Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN) announced its Woodhaven Furniture manufacturing facility in Coolidge, Georgia, has converted manufacturing capacity to produce much-needed personal protective equipment (PPE.
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 Thursday, April 9 from 12 p.m. ET to 1 p.m. ET.
Deemed an essential business by the Department of Homeland Security, RaceTrac stores across the South will remain open during the COVID-19 crisis providing fuel and food options for people still on the go.
Orkin, LLC announced a new service that will help businesses quickly and thoroughly suppress a wide variety of serious pathogens.
Church's Chicken® CEO Joe Christina today as he unveiled a comprehensive relief effort for Franchisees - both domestically and internationally - to weather the COVID-19 crisis.
Tropical Smoothie Cafe announced today its goal to donate 100,000 smoothies nationwide to local healthcare workers and first responders as part of its #InItTogether campaign to help support those on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Order ahead via online or through the Schlotzsky’s app for pickup or 3PD delivery, so you can get your favorite meal anytime − especially in states where dine-in may not be an option.
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