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Survey Says Seattle Restaurant Workers Are Satisfied

According to a June survey, the majority of the Seattle restaurant workforce is highly satisfied at work, and they prefer tweaks to existing policies over any major changes that aren't needed, including scheduling changes.

The survey gauged the opinions of more than 700 Seattle restaurant employees....

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Signs 80 Franchise Deals

Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced tremendous success in the first half of 2016. Following a year where the company experienced the strongest growth in its 19-year history, the momentum...

Captain D’s Achieves 19 Consecutive Quarters of Growth

Captain D’s is continuing a strong sales momentum in 2016, closing out the second quarter of the year with its 19th consecutive quarter of positive growth, generating a 3.1 percent system-wide same store sales increase. The leading fast-casual seafood restaurant chain is also experiencing a...

Golden Chick Crosses the Road to Panama City, FL

Golden Chick, the rapidly expanding Texas-based chicken chain, is expanding into the Florida market with the opening of its first Panama City location at 3710 W Highway 98, at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Highway 98. The brand continues to step outside of its...

Juice It Up! Opens in Texas Fitness Center

Juice It Up!, one of the leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie chains in the U.S., has opened its newest nontraditional unit inside the LA Fitness in Arlington, Texas. This marks the chain’s ninth nontraditional opening, which are located on university campuses, inside fitness...

Donatos Pizza Plans To Grow Nashville Presence

Since the opening of Donatos Pizza’s first Tennessee location in Nashville’s Midtown less than six months ago, the brand’s Edge to Edge pizza has been a hit with consumers and franchise partners alike. 

“Within weeks of opening our Midtown location, we began receiving inquiries about further...

Jack in the Box Debuts Brewhouse Bacon Burger

Jack in the Box continues its passion for making craveable burgers with the launch of the brand new Jack’s Brewhouse Bacon Burger. Inspired by the innovative flavors of pub burgers, Jack’s Brewhouse Bacon Burger offers guests an elevated dining experience all within easy reach of...

Suji’s Korean Grill Opens Omaha Location

Suji’s Korean Grill, a new fast-casual restaurant serving modern Korean food, has opened for business in Omaha, Nebraska, at Aksarben Center located at 1303 South 72nd Street. The restaurant is the first in a proposed chain under the Suji’s brand, which already is introducing Americans to...

CoreLife Eatery To Open 300 Locations in 5 Years

The CoreLife Eatery executive team is taking its active lifestyle restaurant national with the launch of franchising opportunities a little more than a year after the first location opened its doors. With the mission of making clean, healthy food accessible to local communities every day,...