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Grabbagreen Inks Two-Unit Deal in Minnesota

Grabbagreen, the Scottsdale, Arizona–based restaurant concept known for its super ingredient-inspired menu and fast atmosphere, announced a two-store development deal in Minnesota with franchise partner Rocky Osborn of Zoom Healthy LLC. Zoom Healthy will open their first location in Edina by the end of 2016....

Newk’s Raises More Than $110,000 for Ovarian Cancer Research

When Lori Newcomb first visited her doctor for abdominal pain, the last thing she expected to walk out with was a late-stage ovarian cancer diagnosis. Blindsided and heartbroken by a type of cancer very few recognize or understand, Lori and her husband Chris, cofounder and...

Kono Pizza Opens in a South Carolina Walmart

Consumers in Lancaster, South Carolina, can soon experience what it’s like to eat their favorite pizza, lunch, or dessert treats—served inside hot cones made of fresh pizza dough. “The Original” Kono Pizza opened Monday, May 16, as the first location in a Walmart for the...

Breakfast and Morning Snacks Boom, According to NPD

Telling Americans that breakfast is the most important meal of the day is a moot point. They get it. The consumption of breakfasts and morning snacks, in and away from home, is forecast to grow faster than the U.S. population over the next few years,...