MTY Food Group Inc. Successfully Completes Acquisition of BBQ Holdings, Inc.

MONTREAL, Sept. 27, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – MTY Food Group Inc. (“MTY”) (TSX: MTY) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of BBQ Holdings, Inc. (“BBQ Holdings”) (NASDAQ: BBQ) through the consummation of a merger of its wholly-owned subsidiary,Grill Merger Sub, Inc. (“Merger Sub”), with and into BBQ Holdings without a vote…

Teriyaki Madness Hires Ryann Frost as New Vice President of Real Estate Development

Ryann Frost Frost is leveraging in-depth franchising experience to help optimize the Teriyaki Madness real estate strategy for incoming franchisees and facilitating partnerships with national providers to overcome the challenges of today’s real estate market. Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Teriyaki Madness, the Seattle-style teriyaki franchise, has been signing franchise agreements left and right this year —…

Budget 2023: Get rid of franchises, says former finance minister

Former finance minister Karen Nunez-Tesheira is calling for fewer international franchises and more local products and companies as a way to boost the country’s economy. Speaking last Friday (September 23) at a virtual session held by the University of the West Indies (UWI) Trade and Economic Development Unit, she said there’s a need to boost the country’s agriculture…

How to Start a HomeVestors Franchise in 2022

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What is the HomeVestors franchise opportunity? homevestorsfranchise.com The HomeVestors™ business began franchising in Dallas, Texas, in 1996, with a real estate entrepreneur named Ken D’Angelo. Ken had purchased many homes in prior years and decided to transform his home-buying business into a franchise. He named this new…

Bus franchising in Rochdale earmarked for March 2024 as Bee Network takes shape

Bus franchising is set to be rolled out in Rochdale from the end of March 2024 as ‘bold’ Bee Network plans start to take shape. At a launch event Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham unveiled what new buses on his Bee Network will look like. On September 22 Mr Burnham made a series of…

Wisdom Senior Care Expands in North Carolina Market by Awarding a Location in South Charlotte Area Charlotte, NC August 5th, 2022

“When we discovered Wisdom Senior Care, we immediately felt a kinship with Carolyn and the leaders of Wisdom. They were committed to doing things differently. They prioritized dedication and character. Training and intentional hiring defined how they staffed and operated their branches.” RALEIGH, N.C. (PRWEB) September 24, 2022 For Vanessa Meritt & Whitney Adams,…

Dick Wolf: ‘Law & Order, ‘FBI,’ ‘Chicago’ Win Fall TV Premiere Ratings

Three of Dick Wolf’s franchises — “Law & Order,” “One Chicago” and “FBI” — were the most-viewed broadcast series of their respective season premiere nights on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Universal Television serves as the studio for each. “FBI” brought in 6.8 million viewers while airing its Season 5 premiere on CBS at 8 p.m….

Look Who’s Franchising Now: Fall Edition

This summer, there was a surge of up-and-coming restaurant concepts that announced franchising, with the trendiest concepts being taco/Mexican spots and concepts in the coffee/dessert/snack category. Usually with smaller square footages, these types of foodservice operators are cheaper to build and easier to find eligible franchisees for. We have rounded up eight small-to-mid-sized franchising brands,…