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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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HomeTown Buffet and Cinnabon Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven

HomeTown Buffet and Cinnabon Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven

All Los Angeles area restaurants to feature new exclusive cinnamon treat in-store and To Go HomeTown Buffet is rolling in a new kind of dough, as the popular family casual restaurant partners with iconic brand Cinnabon to feature a new dessert that is launching in the Los Angeles area restaurants. […]

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Cinnabon Opens Milestone 100th Bakery through Pilot Flying J Partnership

Maker of World Famous Cinnamon Rolls Gains Popularity in Travel Centers Cinnabon, Inc. this month celebrated the 100th opening with Pilot Flying J, a partnership that has fueled the fast growth of the bakery leader in travel centers and plazas across the country. The 100th bakery opened Aug. 1, at […]

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Restaurant News Bites: Panera, Chipotle, Cinnabon, Red Lobster

Panera’s CEO: We Are Changing The Fast Food Industry, Again In the 1980s, Ron Shaich changed the industry by introducing a new fast food business model, which included handmade artisan food served in a pleasant dining environment.  Panera Bread turned into a popular franchise chain with more than 1800 stores […]

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Schlotzsky’s Rolls Out Expansion Plans for Oklahoma

Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, recently announced company plans to expand throughout Oklahoma, including Oklahoma City and Tulsa. With a solid 14 existing locations in the state, Schlotzsky’s has already cultivated a loyal fan base and generated strong traction. The company is aiming […]

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Athens gets Lotz Better with a New Schlotzsky’s

Celebrate Schlotzsky’s Grand Opening May 22 with an Opportunity to Win Free Schlotzsky’s for a Year Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch buns, today announced the opening of its newest Lotz Better location at 215 S. Palestine Street in Athens, Texas. Schlotzsky’s will kick off its […]

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FOCUS Brands Names Steve DeSutter President and CEO

FOCUS Brands Inc. announced today that Steve DeSutter will join the company as President and Chief Executive Officer on March 17, 2014. With over 4,440 locations operating throughout the U.S. and 63 foreign countries, FOCUS Brands is the franchisor of Carvel, Cinnabon, Schlotzsky’s, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, McAlister’s […]

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FOCUS Brands Appoints Two New Executives to International Team

FOCUS Brands Inc., the fast-growing company responsible for overseas expansion of Cinnabon, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, Carvel Ice Cream, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Schlotzsky’s and Seattle’s Best Coffee, has named Thomas Bartsch as Chief Marketing Officer of International and Mario Lopez-Belio as Senior Vice President of International Supply Chain. Each will report […]

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FOCUS Brands CEO: ‘Take risks where you know you can impact the outcome’

Sometimes college degrees are necessary in business. Sometimes they’re not. Russ Umphenour would make a good poster child for the latter group. He used what he learned by working in fast-food restaurants — supplemented by reading hundreds of business books to compensate for his lack of formal training — to […]

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Cinnabon Reaches 1,000th Bakery Milestone

Cinnabon is on a roll. The iconic brand is returning to its roots in Washington to celebrate the opening of its 1,000th bakery this week. In 1985, Cinnabon, Inc. opened the doors of its first bakery in the Sea Tac Mall in Federal Way, a suburb of Seattle, Wash. Now, […]

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How Kat Cole Turned Cinnabon Into A $1 Billion Brand

Kat Cole, 34, got an unlikely start in the food industry. While in high school in Jacksonville, Fla., she worked part-time as a Hooters girl, serving beer and chicken wings in those tiny orange shorts. At age 19, she got a once-in-lifetime opportunity to help the restaurant chain expand internationally. […]

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Burger King to Offer Signature Cinnabon Item at Participating BK Restaurants

Cinnabon, Inc. and Burger King Corp. today announced that Minibon rolls will be served at more than 7,000 Burger King restaurants throughout the United States. The Minibonroll is currently being served in several markets, including Charlotte, Chicago, Miami, New Jersey and New York, and will expand regionally over the summer. The […]

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