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New Build-Your-Own Pizza Concept Debuts in Oklahoma

Firo Fire Kissed Pizza, a Lawton, Oklahoma–­based artisan pizza, fresh salad, and authentic gelato concept that offers high-quality products and experience at an affordable price, is entertaining a brand new audience with the launch of a strategic franchise expansion initiative sweeping Oklahoma and Texas.

Capitalizing on...

PizzaRev Doubles the Dough with Thicker Crust

PizzaRev will introduce a new thicker crust option. On May 1, 2016 PizzaRev will officially offer Double Dough at its 33 open restaurants across the country. The first 50 guests to arrive at each PizzaRev restaurant on May 1 will receive one free Double Dough...

Firenza Moves in on Louisville

Firenza, a chain that offers custom, made-to-order pizzas, will soon be delighting diners in the Louisville, Kentucky, area.

Firenza has awarded a unit to local entrepreneurs Stanford and Gbemisola Obi, who will bring the concept to the Louisville area. Company plans call for having as many...

Robeks Taps ‘Spa Water’ for Summer LTOs

Premium smoothie and juice franchise Robeks has rolled out two new smoothies that radically reduce calorie counts and sugar content, plus a new upscale bowl, all that deliver on the exceptional, authentic flavor that has made the brand a hit for 20 years.

Through July 10,...

Freddy’s Dishes Fried Pickles, Cookie Butter Concrete

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers adds Fried Pickles to its limited-time menu alongside the Cookie Butter Concrete. Both items are available for purchase Thursday, April 21 through Wednesday, June 15.

Sliced pickles are breaded and fried golden and crispy on the outside, but remain tangy and...

Yogurtland Debuts First Express Model in San Diego

Yogurtland, the ever-popular self-serve frozen yogurt pioneer, announced the launch of Yogurtland Express, a smaller scale concept that adapts the deliciously appealing frozen yogurt experience for nontraditional locations. The first Yogurtland Express opened this week at Petco Park in San Diego, California, home of the...

Bobby Knight Joins Donald Trump For Indiana Campaign Event

Photo: a ktaz (Shutterstock.com) Donald Trump at a rally in New York City in September, 2015. Donald Trump today announced he will return to Indiana to hold a rally, and legendary former IU basketball coach Bobby Knight is expected to join him. Tru...

Coal-Fired Plants Adapt To New, Costly EPA Standards

Coal plant.

Photo: ArturNyk (Shutterstock.com)

Coal plant.

The Environmental Protection Agency has recently toughened pollution standards for toxic emissions and regulations are likely to increase in the future. The new rules push utilities towards cleaner energy production, but they’re...