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Blaze Pizza announces a handful of new locations
Total Merchant’s Groovv Register gets restaurant-specific upgrades
Fund established to encourage pro athletes into franchising
More consumers seeking out restaurants for beverage offerings
Doing well by doing good
Beanstalk Data announces strategic partnership with Olo
Burger 21 appoints first-ever corporate chef
Blue Lemon signs master service agreement with WAND
US Foods rolls out fall products
Mood Media integrating location-based marketing capabilities
Top 100: People – Jim Mizes, Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza
NRA's Educational Foundation seeks neighbor, diversity nominations
Blaze Pizza sets its sights on Tennessee
What's ahead for Wingstop? Mobile payment
Panda Express shopping Delaware locations
Jimmy John's sale rumored
Starbucks introducing three new single-source coffees for grocery stores
A confluence of factors pushing digital signage into the mainstream [infographic]
Infographic: Digital Signage: Drive-thru Technology for the Next Generation
Fro-yo, burgers, pizza concepts' growth indicate high demand
How to Profit from ATMs: A Guide for Retailers and Restaurateurs
Jimmy John's settles lawsuit over left out sprouts
Top 100: People – Tom Ryan, Smashburger/Live Basil
Pollo Tropical will open first San Antonio location next to newest Taco Cabana
Former CEO sues Smashburger over severance payout
Dickey's rolls past $6 million mark in catering sales
Togo's set to open in Atwater, Calif.
Restaurants Canada inks employment search deal with Holland College
Sloan's Ice Cream inks first franchise deal in San Diego
Allergen awareness: Why American brands should be watching the EU
Why restaurants should embrace mobile payment with iPhone 6 and PassBook
'Failure is not an option' in CEO's cancer battle
Top 100: People – Matt Andrew, Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint
Wingstop names 7-Eleven veteran as COO
Menchie's offers free frozen yogurt at all Louisiana locations
Salata brings back 'Eat Light At Night' promotion
Starbucks reviewing tattoo policy, launching training program for at-risk youth
Chanticleer Holdings acquires The Burger Company
Firehouse Subs partners with ArrowStream for supply chain software
Gallup: Americans love restaurants
Hospitality sector lists 500K-plus job openings for seventh consecutive month
Pieology selects PR agency to support growth
Chipotle workers protest working conditions with shut down
Noodles & Company opens first Louisville store
Zaxby’s expands into Jacksonville market
Revention Releases New Online Ordering Platform
Moe's tweets some love to Chick-fil-A on passing of founder
Fast casual restaurants claim greater share among Canadian limited-service chains
UK customers prefer quick-service to full-service restaurants
Zoës debuts family meals, social campaign
Restaurant Association's ProStart program expands to 49th state
Boloco will offer free burritos throughout September
Panda Express launches online group ordering app
Panera Bread names Anomaly as lead creative agency
Kneaders Bakery & Café expands to Denver market
Yum! Brands experiments with Vietnamese concept
Revention releases new online ordering platform
MOOYAH franchisees open second Ft. Worth location
MOOYAH offers coupon books for 'No Kid Hungry' campaign
Pancheros Mexican Grill makes Kentucky debut
Delphi plans launch of mobile command center app
la Madeleine joins 'No Kid Hungry' campaign
Jamba Juice launching fruit snack product
Webinar will explore why millennials are dining out less
Apple Pay explodes onto the scene
How to survive the protein craze
iPhone mobile payment option opens up opportunity for marketers
Millennials willing to pay more for better, more customizable food
Panera ready for Apple Pay
Ordyx POS system launches mobile ordering platform
Ice cream sandwich concept plans nationwide expansion
Middleby Corp. acquires Concordia Coffee Company
Caliburger expands into Canada
Sweet Tomatoes & Souplantation menu to feature 'upgraded' classic kids' favorites
Modmarket prints nutrition info on each receipt
A lesson for educational foodservice operators
Best-Kept Secrets: The 5 Things That Really Keep Customers Coming Back
Panera asks customers to leave firearms outside
Cardinal International launches fundraiser for National Breast Cancer Foundation
McDonald’s expands test of build-your-own concept
Top 100: People – Scott Crane, Smashburger
Dickey's to open second location in Virginia Beach
Moe's plans queso giveaway
Caribou Coffee rolls out fall menu, scavenger hunt
McAlister's CEO selected to head Einstein Noah Restaurant Group
McAlister's announces Arizona expansion
Starbucks releases limited edition Geisha coffee
Starbucks selects winner in fan-created cup contest
What are Any’tizers, Tanglers, Frisnacks or Wrappetizers?
Pantry smart vending to expand to schools, restaurants
Restaurant operators invited to enter original recipe contest
Pollo Tropical offering freebies for chicken fans
Mediterranean Brands introduces non-GMO-verified products
New Wild Wing Cafe CEO has deep roots in fast casual, QSR
Capriotti's joins 'No Kid Hungry' campaign
Jason's Deli adds gluten-free chicken nuggets
BRIX Holdings acquires salad chains
Smashburger breaks into Panama market
Dickey's opens Portland-area store
Starbucks launching roastery, small-footprint stores
Capriotti's opens fourth store in Maryland
Orange Leaf enters partnership with NBA star
Blue Lemon will open new store, launch app
More part-time work? Training younger workers to expect less
#CONNECTsummit14: Get big results from Big Data
Mistica Foods begins full-scale operations
Dickey's featured on new cooking competition show
bd's Mongolian Grill pitches in for No Kid Hungry campaign.
Schlotzsky's raising money for juvenile diabetes foundation
Orange Leaf partnering with Share Our Strength
Eli's adds mini pumpkin pies
Burger 21 offers deal to email club members
California Tortilla is teaming up with Share Our Strength
Bowl of Heaven signs 30-unit deal for SoCal, Vegas
Modmarket set to open first Texas location
Potbelly Corp. targeting Upstate New York for growth
Freakin’ Unbelievable Burgers reducing franchise royalty fees
Salata opens first Illinois location
Fazoli's offering free kids meal to youth soccer players in September
Socialize Your Customer Experience in 3 Steps
Five steps to creating a successful catering platform
Clorder launches online ordering site to help restaurants raise charitable donations
Togo's partners with Share Our Strength
Corner Bakery rallies to help end childhood hunger this month
Genghis Grill provides football helmets, scholarships to local high school
Newk's adds three sandwiches to fall lineup
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf adds five drinks to fall menu
PYT Burger teams up with Fransmart for franchising growth
Wait time zero: The need for speed
Independent restaurants experience slowed traffic
Pie Five Pizza launches Meatball Ricotta Pie
Blaze Pizza adds nine franchise groups
Live Webinar - Competing with the Refrigerator: Understanding the Millennial Decline in Dining Out
Restaurants tap into the selfie trend
Zaxby's offers free music downloads for movie partnership
Starbucks trucks being tested on campuses
Starbucks launches 'Branded Solutions' in MENA region
Smoothie King recognizes Franchisee of the Year
Sharky's named 'Best Mexican Cuisine' for 5th time
Port City Java plans grand opening for first cafe in Jacksonville, N.C.
Peet's Coffee & Tea expands in Chicago
Ed Hardy co-founder opens Juice It Up! franchise
Farmer Boys launches Children's Hospital fundraising campaign
Einstein Bros. rolls out fall menu
Big Smoke Burger opens second U.S. location in New York City
Front Burner Brands adds general counsel
Restaurant Performance Index declines in July
Chicken Salad Chick establishes foundation to fight cancer, end hunger
Chicken Salad Chick releases additional markets for development
Zoe's Kitchen reports 7.5% comp increase YTD
Tyson Foods, Hillshire complete merger, announce leadership
Capitalizing on new school nutrition policies
NRA releases safe food handling training guide for food banks
Study reveals most employees see a future for themselves in restaurant industry
Execs acquire Tubby's Sub Shops
Technomic report highlights lunch daypart tips and trends
Consumers say one thing, do another when it comes to healthy choices
#CONNECTsummit14: Marketers should opt in to text as key mobile messaging channel
Jamba Juice announces opening of store near University of Missouri
Starbucks announces fall menu additions
Familiar ingredients, good descriptions help Americans make healthy food choices
Uncle Maddio's rolls out fall Panini menu
Menchie's launches two Oreo-themed flavors
Chronic Tacos staging celebrity taco eating contest to benefit No Kid Hungry
#CONNECTsummit14: Consumers waiting for marketers to catch up
Muscle Maker Grill to add 22 new units across the country
Several fast casual brands recognized for healthy meal options
Snack foods making their way onto plates
BurgerFi inks five year deal with Miami Dolphins
Uncle Maddio's opens first Virginia location this week
Fatburger opens doors in India, Malaysia.
Farmer Boys names new VP of Operations; creates role of VP of Development
Au Bon Pain posts fall menu
Lemonberry Frozen Yogurt opens fifth location
Jamba inks administrative and technical outsourcing deal with Capgemini
The Business Case for Electronic Payroll Distribution
Redesigned Fuddruckers reopens in Lake Jackson, Texas
Newk's opens smaller-footprint store in cancer center
ShopHouse opens in Maryland
Teriyaki Madness hires franchise expert as CEO
Beanstalk Data announces strategic partnership with NCR
A thing for wings
Kentucky company launches self-service reservations widget
Dickey's set to open three new stores
Roasted sweet corn is focus on Modmarket fall menu
Buffalo Wild Wings buys majority stake in Rusty Taco
Baja Fresh partners with Givex to fight childhood hunger
Le Duff appoints senior director of non-traditional venue business development
National Restaurant Association announces employee education alliance
Kneaders Bakery & Café opens first Texas location
Think like a coach: Train your team year-round
Cone-shaped pizza concept to expand business in North Carolina
#CONNECTsummit14: Beacons offer immediacy, simplicity and context
National Food Safety Month marks 20 years
Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes adds two salads for limited time
Henny Penny named a Brinker International Supplier Partner Of The Year
Maui Wowi expands with second location in Music City
Buffalo Wild Wings expands pizza business
Are avocados on your menu? Webinar will explore options
Taste trends: fermented flavors riding in on the heat wave
Tropical Smoothie Café launches latest Superfood Smoothie: UnBEETable Berry
YoFresh set to open four stores
Juice It Up! adds Ginger Shots
GRILLiT partners with Texas Expansion Wing Group for Southwest expansion
Noodles & Company adds Chicago Pilsener to menu
International Franchise Association launches ad campaign battling portion of Seattle's new wage law
#CONNECTsummit14: Smartphones are 'remote control for life'
OrderUp to target underserved delivery market
Tropical Smoothie Café adding Asian noodle bowls to menu for limited time
Dickey's opening locations in Alabama, Texas
Soupman signs first veteran through Franchise Veteran Program
Newk's Eatery launches ovarian cancer awareness campaign
La Madeleine Country French Café donates $89,339 to Children's Hunger Fund
Potbelly to open first North Carolina location
Starbucks rolling Pumpkin Spice Latte out early
Self-service restaurant solution is music to your ears
Fatburger turns itself inside out in quest for healthier option
Tim Hortons celebrates autumn with return of Pumpkin Pie Iced Capp and Latte, intros new baked goods
Partnership to provide restaurant accounting solutions
First Kansas City-area sweetFrog officially opens at Legends Outlets
Dog Haus adds Chef Adam Gertler as Würstmacher
FreshBerry expands in South America
NPR's On Point explores healthy options and the fast casual segment
Kraze Burger opens airport location
Buffalo Wild Wings kicks off fantasy football season with Pepsi draft party kit, sweepstakes
Woman injured by lye-laced sweet tea at Utah Dickey's

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Topix

Free 'healthy' food for fast-food receiptsWed, 17 Sep 2014
Boycotting Burger KingWed, 17 Sep 2014
$1,000 for a paper fast food bag - bargain or not?Wed, 17 Sep 2014
Hot and spicy boost for Restaurant BrandsWed, 17 Sep 2014
ShareTue, 16 Sep 2014
Crooks caught on camera burglarizing Portsmouth fast food restaurantsTue, 16 Sep 2014
KimCheese to Hit Creve Coeur in OctoberTue, 16 Sep 2014
Fast food walkouts: how do US employment rights differ from UK conditions?Tue, 16 Sep 2014
McD's tries for coffee kingTue, 16 Sep 2014
Farm groups dubious about McDonalds move to phase out cage eggsTue, 16 Sep 2014
R.I.P., Zesto's Drive-In on Ponce de Leon AvenueTue, 16 Sep 2014
Insider's Guide: Alamo Drafthouse Menu HacksMon, 15 Sep 2014
Dallas gets first banh mi shop from fast food mega-chainMon, 15 Sep 2014
Reader: Whenever a Transplant Tells Me There's No Good Barbecue, I Tell Them to Go HomeMon, 15 Sep 2014
Steals & Deals at Fast Food Restaurant Chains in SeptemberMon, 15 Sep 2014
Fast food workers use 'civil disobedience,' to earn higher wages for...Mon, 15 Sep 2014
Wellingtonians least likely to choose fast food for a date nightMon, 15 Sep 2014
French campaigners call for ban on free fizzy drink refillsSun, 14 Sep 2014
15 International Menu Items from American Fast Food RestaurantsSun, 14 Sep 2014
Deli joining SHR fast food clusterSun, 14 Sep 2014

Franchise Law Blog

FTC Files Complaint Against Wyndham Hotels for Cyber Security BreachesFri, 05 Oct 2012
Matco Lawsuit Sent to ArbitrationWed, 12 Sep 2012
Vegas Baby! Capriotti’s Lawsuit Against Former Franchisee Transferred to NevadaThu, 26 Apr 2012
Eighth Circuit Weighs in on Missouri Franchise LawMon, 23 Apr 2012
Kumon Settles Litigation with Former FranchiseeFri, 13 Apr 2012
Former Countours Express Franchisees Score Multiple Victories in Missouri State CourtWed, 11 Apr 2012
43 BP Franchisees File Complaint Against the FranchisorWed, 04 Apr 2012
Court Finds that Former Century 21 Franchisee “Counterfeited” Century 21 MarksTue, 03 Apr 2012
Northern District of California Holds That Jani-King Is Not “Employer” of FranchiseesTue, 27 Mar 2012
Window World Licensee Amends Complaint to Add Conspiracy ClaimTue, 27 Mar 2012

QSR Magazine

Blue Lemon Partners with WAND CorporationTue, 16 Sep 2014
NRA: Restaurants Practice SustainabilityTue, 16 Sep 2014
Rita's Italian Ice Opens 50th Franchise LocationTue, 16 Sep 2014
MOD Pizza Land in Portland, OR, Airport Tue, 16 Sep 2014
Ontario Welcomes First Carl’s Jr. Restaurant Tue, 16 Sep 2014
Report: User Generated Content Transforms Brand EngagementTue, 16 Sep 2014
Boston Market Ramps Up Customer Service Tue, 16 Sep 2014
Revention Inc. Enhances Online Ordering SolutionTue, 16 Sep 2014
Catering Sales Blossom at Dickey’s Barbecue RestaurantsMon, 15 Sep 2014
Free Queso Day Returns to Moe'sMon, 15 Sep 2014

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