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Focus Brands Strengthens Leadership Team Adding Dan Gertsacov as Global Chief Marketing Officer

Focus Brands Strengthens Leadership Team Adding Dan Gertsacov as Global Chief Marketing Officer

Focus Brands Inc., the franchisor and operator, through its affiliates, of iconic brands including Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba Juice, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzsky’s, announces that global industry leader Dan Gertsacov will join its executive team in the newly created role of Global Chief Marketing Officer. Through […]

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Savory Then Sweet: New Cinnabon Mini Rolls Roll Onto Pizza Hut Menu

Savory Then Sweet: New Cinnabon Mini Rolls Roll Onto Pizza Hut Menu

Pizza Hut delivers one-of-a-kind dessert from Cinnabon Pizza Hut and Cinnabon are making pizza night even sweeter…because that’s just how they roll. Cinnabon teamed up with the pizza restaurant that serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza company in the world to introduce Crafted By Cinnabon Mini Rolls, […]

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FOCUS Brands Celebrates the Opening of 600 International Stores for both Auntie Anne's and Cinnabon Brands

FOCUS Brands Celebrates the Opening of 600 International Stores for both Auntie Anne’s and Cinnabon Brands

FOCUS Brands continues to expand international presence with more than 1,400 franchised locations FOCUS Brands, Inc., franchisor and operator of over 5,000 bakeries, ice cream shops, restaurants, and cafes, today announced a milestone in the company’s international growth, with openings of the 600th store for two of its iconic brands, […]

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AMC and Cinnabon Team Up for the Third Season of "Better Call Saul"

AMC and Cinnabon Team Up for the Third Season of “Better Call Saul”

Cinnabon calls upon fans to unlock an exclusive sneak preview; celebrates with giveaway on April 10 Cinnabon Bakery Manager Gene is back in Omaha, Nebraska for the third season of the hit AMC show, Better Call Saul. In the first episode of the new season, airing on Monday, April 10 […]

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Cinnabon Celebrates Successful Year for Franchise Sales in 2015

Cinnabon Celebrates Successful Year for Franchise Sales in 2015

Award-Winning Bakery Franchise Announces Expansion Plans and Priority Markets for 2016 Cinnabon, one of the world’s most beloved and irresistible brands, finished 2015 with $143 million in U.S. system-wide sales. While multi-channel growth and international expansion remain key drivers for the brand globally, the company’s domestic success is also being […]

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FOCUS Brands Announces 2015 Franchisee of the Year Award Winners

FOCUS Brands Announces 2015 Franchisee of the Year Award Winners

FOCUS Brands Inc., which is the franchisor and operator of more than 5,000 ice cream shoppes, bakeries, restaurants and cafes through its affiliate brands, announces its 2015 Franchisees of the Year, which recognize the leading franchise owners across the company’s six brands: Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest […]

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How Kat Cole Became Successful

How Kat Cole Became Successful

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Kat Cole, Group President of Focus Brands, Discusses Higher Wages

Kat Cole, Group President of Focus Brands, Discusses Higher Wages

Kat Cole, Group President of Focus Brands, says “there is also a capitalist argument to be made for higher wages,” but notes “the answer is not $15/hour tomorrow.”

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Focus Brands' Group President Paul Damico Named Finalist for "Restaurateur of the Year" in Georgia Restaurant Association's 2015 Crystal of Excellence Award

Focus Brands’ Group President Paul Damico Named Finalist for “Restaurateur of the Year” in Georgia Restaurant Association’s 2015 Crystal of Excellence Award

FOCUS Brands, Inc., a leading developer of global, multi-channel food service brands, announced today that Paul Damico, Group President of Restaurants, is a finalist for the 2015 Georgia Restaurant Association Crystal of Excellence Awards. Damico was nominated for the “Restaurateur of the Year” award in the Large/Corporate category by a […]

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Schlotzsky's Features New Fresh Tastes of Summer

Schlotzsky’s Features New Fresh Tastes of Summer

Bakery-Cafe Offers Guests a Fresh New Salad, Sandwich, Soup and Dessert Yesterday kicked off the first day of summer and Schlotzsky’s is giving guests new ways to enjoy the season’s freshest flavors by expanding its menu to include additional options. Available now, Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original oven-baked sandwich, will […]

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Cinnabon Debuts First Savory Breakfast Option with NEW! Cinnabon Sausage Bites

Cinnabon Debuts First Savory Breakfast Option with NEW! Cinnabon Sausage Bites

Beloved bakery’s latest innovation is now available at travel locations nationwide After 30 years of baking of the world’s sweetest treats, the masters of culinary pleasure at Cinnabon are excited to announce the brand’s foray into the savory breakfast space with its latest menu option, Cinnabon Sausage Bites. This delectable […]

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Love at First Sight! Cinnabon Wild Berry Medley Returns

Love at First Sight! Cinnabon Wild Berry Medley Returns

Seasonal berry topping and frozen lemonade now available through July 20 With Spring finally in full swing, love is in the air at Cinnabon! The beloved bakery is offering a special, limited-time-only Wild Berry Medley available now through July 20th. With a sweet aroma that can’t be topped (no pun […]

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Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

East Coast Wings & Grill recently named Stacey Kane as Vice President of Marketing. With more than 20 years of experience working with and building multi-unit restaurant chains, some of Kane’s previous positions in the industry include Global Director of Buzz at AmRest Restaurants and Vice President of Marketing at […]

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World Famous Cinnabon is Rolling in a New Leader

World Famous Cinnabon is Rolling in a New Leader

Joe Guith promoted to Cinnabon President, Kat Cole promoted to Group President, FOCUS Brands Joe Guith, Chief Operating Officer for Cinnabon, Inc., has been promoted to President of Cinnabon. Joe will continue to build on the strong momentum created by his popular predecessor, Kat Cole. In a statement, Guith shared, […]

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