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The History of Food and Drink Franchises

history of food and drink franchises

What is the history of catering franchises? Although the franchise business model has been around since at least the 19th century, it wasn’t really until food and drink companies began to adopt the franchise that the idea really took off. For many of the catering franchises that began to appear in the 20th century, franchising …

Catering Franchises & Food Franchises – Franchise UK Review

Food Selection

Catering and Food Franchises Britain prides itself on its love of good food. Whether Britons are celebrating, commiserating or relaxing, good food and drink will be an inevitable part of the experience. As such there are lots of exciting catering and food franchises to choose from across the UK.  The food and catering industry lends …

Crepe franchises – a franchise review

crepe franchise

Everyone enjoys a freshly made pancake or crepe, with a choice of savoury or sweet fillings the possibilities are seemingly endless. Whether you stick to the traditional lemon and sugar variety or go for a more adventurous topping, crepes are a warming, fun and filling treat. Read our franchise review of crepe franchises. Many catering …

McDonald’s signs franchise deal with Roadchef

McDonald’s have signed a 20 year agreement with motorway services company Roadchef. The deal will replace 10 Wimpey outlets and will mean an investment of £12m over the next two years and will create 400 jobs. The burger giant has also seen a 10pc gain in third quarter profit to $1.4bn with it’s expansion of …

Sandwich Shop Franchises A Cut Above

A sandwich shop franchise could provide a wide range of opportunities for anyone hoping to set-up their own business. The increased demand for snacks-on-the-go means that sandwich shops could be a great way to make money as well as providing a direct opportunity to deal with the general public. Potential franchisees are reminded that before …

Franchise By Reputation

Australian franchises have established a global reputation, but planning and preparation are needed before jumping on to the world stage reports, The Australian. The Australian reports, if you travel to almost any country in the world, there is a good chance you will encounter a business that is part of a franchise system originating in …

Peter Piper Franchise Among Nation’s Biggest

El Paso Times reports that the Peter Piper franchise is now among the USA’s biggest. El Paso-based Pizza Properties Ltd. ranked No. 79 on the list of top multiunit franchisees in the United States with 65 restaurants, according to the Monitor 200 rankings released by Restaurant Finance Monitor. Pizza Properties Ltd. is Peter Piper Pizza’s …

Passport To Perfect Restaurant Franchise

Passport Restaurants, Inc., a restaurant holding company, today announced plans to raise a second round of capital to complete its acquisition and development plan in the casual/fast casual segments of the U.S. restaurant industry. In making the announcement, Passport Restaurant’s, Inc. Chairman John Creed said that the three acquisitions that the company made with its …

CKE Restaurants Franchise Enjoying Free Lunch

CKE Restaurants franchise reports positive period six blended same-store sales. CKE Restaurants, Inc. announced today period six same-store sales for the four weeks ended July 17, 2006, for Carl’s Jr.(R) and Hardee’s. Both brands record highest period six average unit volumes in recent history. Commenting on the Company‘s performance, Andrew F. Puzder, president and chief …

Good Gourmet Has Franchise Seeing Red

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers continues California expansion with opening of Cypress location. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc., (Red Robin), will open its 61st California restaurant in Cypress on Monday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m. The Cypress Red Robin(R) restaurant is located at 5461 Katella Ave., off Katella and Walker Road. Red Robin is a casual …

Bread Franchise Panning Out

Panera Bread expands area development agreements with five franchise groups. Franchise UK – Panera Bread today announced additional area development agreements with several of its franchisees. The announcements, which represent commitments for a total of 33 new bakery-cafes, signify 2nd and 3rd generation expansions of development territories. “One of the core strengths of Panera Bread …

Cool 25 Franchise Agreements For Rita’s

Rita’s awards a record 25 franchise agreements in June. Rita’s Water Ice Franchise Company LLC, the nation’s largest Italian ice chain, is proud to announce that in June it awarded a record 25 franchise agreements. This will increase the number of existing Rita’s locations by nearly 10 percent, and is also the most agreements the …