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Uncle Maddio’s To Open Third Restaurant in Charlotte, NC

Uncle Maddio’s is expanding across the Charlotte, North Carolina, area and will open its third restaurant on July 22 in the Midtown area located at 345 S. Kings Drive, directly across from Trader Joe’s and the Metropolitan Center. Uncle Maddio’s offers hand-made pizza, salads, Foldwich, as well...

JJ’s Red Hots Celebrates Hot Dog Month with July Deals

JJ’s Red Hots is settling the Great Hot Dog Day Debate of 2016 like a national award-winning hot dog concept should: by celebrating the hot dog every day, including July 23, one of the “two” Hot Dog Days of summer.

While the National Hot Dog and...

Tijuana Flats Hires New CEO

Tijuana Flats, a parent company for Tijuana Flats Tex-Mex restaurants, has announced Larry Ryback as the new CEO, reporting to the company’s chairman of the board and partner at AUA Private Equity Partners, Steven Flyer. Larry brings with him more than 25 years of demonstrated success...

Freshii Selects OneMethod for Global Brand Strategy

Freshii, a leading health-casual restaurant franchise, has selected OneMethod as its first digital and social agency of record. Freshii has challenged the creative shop to produce memorable content that people will talk about on its Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts while elevating the fresh food...

Checkers and Rally’s Refresh Menu with Kool-Aid Slushies

Checkers and Rally’s are now offering new Kool-Aid Slushies. The icy treats launched in May 2016 as part of the new Chill Stop frozen beverage menu. Available in Tropical Punch and Blue Raspberry, two favorite flavors from the second best-selling powdered drink brand,the drinks are...

Noodles & Company Names New COO

Noodles & Company announced that Victor R. Heutz has been named to the position of Chief Operations Officer. Heutz will be responsible for leading Noodles & Company’s cross-functional teams in day-to-day operations, strategic planning, and guest service. He will report directly to chairman and CEO Kevin Reddy.

“I...

Sliderz MG Signs National Expansion Deal

Miami-based restaurant group Sliderz MG is partnering with Boca Raton, Florida, venture capitalists Benzion Aboud and Joe Randazza in securing $21 million in funding for Sliderz UL national expansion. Sliderz MG will have an exclusive management contract to operate the new locations.

“This partnership will increase...

Jamba Juice Hires New Chief Marketing Officer

Jamba Inc., a leading health and wellness brand, announced that Rachel Phillips-Luther will join Jamba Juice as chief marketing officer, effective August 9. Phillips-Luther will report to president and CEO Dave Pace and will be based in the Jamba Support Center when it relocates to Frisco, Texas.

Phillips-Luther...