Jimmy John's Under Fire for Worker Contracts

Jimmy John’s Under Fire for Worker Contracts

October 22, 2014

Jimmy John’s doesn’t want its low-wage workers to apply for jobs at rivals. Now, lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the sandwich chain’s policy of making workers sign contracts that bar them from working for its competition. Calling the practice a form of intimidation, House members Rep. Joseph Crowley and Rep. Linda Sánchez have […]

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Dunkin' Donuts Scares Up A Seasonal Favorite: Boston Scream Donut Returns For Halloween

Dunkin’ Donuts Scares Up A Seasonal Favorite: Boston Scream Donut Returns For Halloween

October 22, 2014

Dunkin’ Donuts also brews Halloween fun with #dresseDD Instagram and Twitter Contest Halloween is fast approaching and Dunkin’ Donuts is keeping guests and ghosts alike running through the holiday with the return of the Boston Scream Donut. A variation of its classic Boston Kreme Donut, the Boston Scream Donut is disguised for Halloween with a […]

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Top Wines to Add to the Menu for Cooler Weather

Top Wines to Add to the Menu for Cooler Weather

October 22, 2014

As the weather cools down and snow starts to fall, you probably want to consider changing up your drink menu. You probably add more winter-appropriate beers and cocktails, but do you ever think about switching up your wine selection? During winter, customers may not feel like drinking the same light, fruity wines they enjoy in […]

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Walk-On's Officially Launches Franchising Program

Walk-On’s Officially Launches Franchising Program

October 22, 2014

“Best Sports Bar in North America” turns sights on expansion to Southeastern U.S. Ownership group in place? Check. Corporate support team in place? Check. Winning concept, franchising model and operational procedures in place? Check. Check. Check. After months of preparation, Walk-On’s Enterprises, the Baton Rouge-based owner and operator of Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar, today announced […]

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Accelerate your Business Growth with $25-50 Million of Development Capital

Accelerate your Business Growth with $25-50 Million of Development Capital

October 22, 2014

Franchise Funding Made Easy American Franchise Funding’s Infinity funding solution allows successful multi unit operators to grow their business without using any of their own capital. American Franchise Funding (AFF) offers businesses a full service national developer, real estate team, as well as select private equity firms at no cost to the client. This removes […]

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International Italian Restaurant Concept, Spoleto - My Italian Kitchen, Expands into the U.S.

International Italian Restaurant Concept, Spoleto – My Italian Kitchen, Expands into the U.S.

October 22, 2014

Construction of first Spoleto – My Italian Kitchen near UCF has begun; company plans to expand its concept throughout the Orlando area Spoleto, a popular chain of Italian restaurants in Brazil, Mexico and Costa Rica, has chosen Central Florida for its first location as it expands into the U.S. America’s first Spoleto is set for […]

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Restaurant Vendors: Reduce Your Cost Per Sale

Restaurant Vendors: Reduce Your Cost Per Sale

October 22, 2014

Being the first vendor to contact a brand new restaurant in your area is the best way to increase your contracts and grow your business. Now you can accomplish this task without the hard work of manually searching for grand opening announcements by leveraging the power of Flhip.com instead. Whether you’re an advertising outlet looking […]

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Burger 21 Seeks Additional Franchisees for Greater Washington D.C. Expansion

Burger 21 Seeks Additional Franchisees for Greater Washington D.C. Expansion

October 22, 2014

Award-Winning Fast-Casual Chain to Host Franchising Executive Roundtable on Nov. 2 Burger 21, a new better burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants, Inc. franchise company based in Tampa, Fla., announced today it is targeting the Greater Washington D.C. area for future franchise development. Target cities include Bethesda, Silver Spring, College […]

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Arooga's Grille House & Sports Bar Set for Rt. 11 Mechanicsburg's 4th Anniversary Party This Friday

Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar Set for Rt. 11 Mechanicsburg’s 4th Anniversary Party This Friday

October 22, 2014

$.49 Cent Wings, $5 Pitchers, Boneless Wing Eating Contest and Karaoke Contest where two winners will each win a trip to Aruba and Mexico All on Tap at Arooga’s in Mechanicsburg Starting Friday Arooga’s Route 11 in Mechanicsburg is turning four on Friday and is ready to party like only Arooga’s can. Arooga’s Grille House […]

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The Egg & I Restaurant Opening in Castle Rock, CO on October 27th, 2014

The Egg & I Restaurant Opening in Castle Rock, CO on October 27th, 2014

October 22, 2014

Centennial, CO based The Egg & I Restaurants announces the opening of its newest restaurant located in Castle Rock, Colorado. This will be the 107th restaurant opening for the brand and its 26th opening in Colorado. The restaurant is locally owned and operated by Cal and Teresa Weatherly and opens on October 27th at 6:00 […]

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Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Expands to Seven Northern California Restaurants

Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza Expands to Seven Northern California Restaurants

October 22, 2014

Build-Your-Own Artisanal Pizza Chain Set to Open Six Additional Restaurants in the Greater San Francisco and Sacramento Areas Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza, the nation’s leading build-your-own pizza chain, today announced that it will soon be opening six additional locations across Northern California. The fast-casual concept, known for its chef-driven menu and casually hip restaurants will […]

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Twitter Used to Track Restaurant Food Poisoning Complaints

Twitter Used to Track Restaurant Food Poisoning Complaints

October 22, 2014

The Chicago Department of Public Health has developed a unique program using Twitter to track Chicagoans complaining about food poisoning from local restaurants in order to launch surprise health inspections on city restaurants. Starting last year, the Chicago Health Department contracted with a developer to create a Twitter app that tracked people saying they were […]

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Cousins Subs Announces Two New Limted-Time-Only Subs

Cousins Subs Announces Two New Limted-Time-Only Subs

October 21, 2014

Steak Mushroom Swiss returns, Turkey Bacon Guacamole now available Cousins Subs guests can now enjoy two limited-time-only sub sandwiches: the Steak Mushroom Swiss and the Turkey Bacon Guacamole. The exceptionally popular Steak Mushroom Swiss returns on fresh baked Italian bread with steak, bacon, Swiss cheese, sautéed mushrooms, onions and topped with bistro sauce. The brand […]

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ApplePay Could Be Coming to a Restaurant Near You

ApplePay Could Be Coming to a Restaurant Near You

October 21, 2014

What if customers didn’t have to use their credit cards (or cash) to make payments at your restaurant? What if they could simply press a button and make a payment? It may sound unbelievable, but that’s exactly what Apple Pay promises. By using the iPhone 6 or the Apple Watch, customers can use their own […]

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