Tag Archive | McAlister’s Deli

Focus Brands Strengthens Organizational Leadership with Promotions, New Hires

Focus Brands Strengthens Organizational Leadership with Promotions, New Hires

Focus Brands, parent company of iconic brands including Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzsky’s, announced today several leadership promotions and hires as the company and its brands continue to invest in building best-in-class support functions and industry-leading brands. “As we continue to move our company […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Mix It Up Gift Card Program Serves More Than 26,000 Meals to Frontline Workers

Mix It Up Gift Card Program Serves More Than 26,000 Meals to Frontline Workers

Fans can now join in to help serve those who serve the community As frontline healthcare workers around the country work tirelessly through the pandemic, the seven iconic food brands that power the newly launched Mix It Up gift card, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Focus Brands Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications

FOCUS Brands Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications

Newly created role to enhance the company’s communication strategy in the global marketplace FOCUS Brands, parent company of iconic brands Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, McAlister’s Deli, and Schlotzsky’s, adds to its Executive Leadership Team with Dawn Ray, the company’s first SVP of Corporate Communications. In this […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

FOCUS Brands Names Brian Krause Chief Development Officer, Tim Muir Appointed Company's First Chief Sales Officer

FOCUS Brands Names Brian Krause Chief Development Officer, Tim Muir Appointed Company’s First Chief Sales Officer

FOCUS Brands, parent company of iconic brands Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, Moe’s Southwest Grill, McAlister’s Deli, and Schlotzsky’s, today announced that Brian Krause has joined the executive leadership team as Chief Development Officer, and Tim Muir, has been appointed as the company’s first Chief Sales Officer. Krause, a franchise […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

FOCUS Brands Inc. Launches Franchise Development Webinar Series

FOCUS Brands Inc. Launches Franchise Development Webinar Series

FOCUS Brands Inc., a leading developer of global multi-channel foodservice brands announced today a webinar series to help educate area developers and prospective franchisees on post-COVID-19 growth plans. Beginning on May 12 with McAlister’s Deli, attendees will gather key insights into growth opportunities and operational adjustments made to meet the restaurant industry’s new […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

FOCUS Brands Appoints Beto Guajardo as President of FOCUS Brands International and Tory Bartlett to COO and Brand Lead of Schlotzsky's

FOCUS Brands Appoints Beto Guajardo as President of FOCUS Brands International and Tory Bartlett to COO and Brand Lead of Schlotzsky’s

FOCUS Brands, a parent company of Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, Moe’s Southwest Grill, McAlister’s Deli, Schlotzsky’s, and Seattle’s Best Coffee (in certain military bases and in certain international markets), announced that Beto Guajardo will lead its international business, effective at the end of the month. Beto succeeds Mike Kehoe, […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

FOCUS Brands Appoints Jim Holthouser as Chief Executive Officer

FOCUS Brands Appoints Jim Holthouser as Chief Executive Officer

Hospitality Industry Veteran to Accelerate Growth and Enhance Customer Experience  FOCUS Brands, parent company of Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, Jamba, Moe’s Southwest Grill, McAlister’s Deli, Schlotzsky’s, and Seattle’s Best Coffee (in certain military bases and in certain international markets), today announced that Jim Holthouser will join the Company as Chief […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

McAlister's Deli Enters into One of the Largest Development Deals in Company History

McAlister’s Deli Enters into One of the Largest Development Deals in Company History

Guillermo Perales of Sun Holdings, Inc., invests in creating a 98-unit franchise McAlister’s Deli, a fast-casual restaurant chain known for its genuine hospitality, sandwiches, spuds, soups and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea, announced today the signing of a new development deal with Best Choice Restaurants, an affiliate of Sun Holdings, Inc., […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

McAlister's Deli Hires New Chief Marketing Officer

McAlister’s Deli Hires New Chief Marketing Officer

Natalia P. Franco strengthens leadership team in newly created role McAlister’s Deli, a leading fast-casual restaurant chain home to handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea, is excited to announce that Natalia P. Franco will join the brand leadership team as chief marketing officer.  In […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

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 […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

New Study from Market Force Information Reveals America's Favorite Quick-Service Restaurants

New Study from Market Force Information Reveals America’s Favorite Quick-Service Restaurants

In-N-Out is favorite for burgers, convenience store chain Wawa leads in sandwich category A new, large-scale consumer study conducted by Market Force Information (Market Force) reveals America’s favorite quick-service restaurant (QSR) chains in five popular food categories: burgers, sandwiches, Mexican, pizza and chicken. The study found In-N-Out is America’s favorite […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Joe Guith Promoted to Brand President of McAlister's Deli

Joe Guith Promoted to Brand President of McAlister’s Deli

McAlister’s Deli, a leading fast-casual restaurant chain home to handcrafted sandwiches, always-fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds, and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea, announced veteran leader Joe Guith has been promoted to brand president. “We are thrilled to have Joe step into the role as president of McAlister’s and are excited to […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

Experienced Multi-Unit Franchise Owners are Choosing McAlister's Deli as Next Brand to Grow With

Experienced Multi-Unit Franchise Owners are Choosing McAlister’s Deli as Next Brand to Grow With

Survey of new franchisees shows a passion for the brand, a focus on community and a commitment to a positive return on investment. By Sharon Powills 1851 Franchise Franchisees of multiple brands, including –  Wendy’s, Denny’s, Long John Silver’s, Dunkin Donuts, Five Guys, Taco Bell and Wing Stop – have […]

Read the full story

Posted in News

McAlister's Deli Highlights Seasonal Menu Items for Spring 2017

McAlister’s Deli Highlights Seasonal Menu Items for Spring 2017

Award-winning fast casual restaurant to feature new spring-inspired salad, sandwich and beverage offerings This spring McAlister’s Deli introduces new seasonal menu items, including a Black Cherry Spinach Salad, Garden Fresh Black Cherry & Ham Sandwich, and a natural take on a guest favorite beverage, Pure Cane Sugar Lemonade. Black Cherry […]

Read the full story

Posted in News