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California Tortilla, known as Cal Tort to its brand loyalists, was born in Bethesda, Maryland in 1995 and has since made a name for itself as a top contender in the fast casual Mexican restaurant space.
Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed casual dining family restaurant chain with corporate and franchised restaurants in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, and West Virginia, opened its first restaurant in Georgia in December 2019.
Saladworks, a Philadelphia original fast-casual salad concept, is ringing in the New Year celebrating the opening of its 100th restaurant in Howard Park, Md.
Based on the success that Saladworks has seen with the first two ShopRite locations it’s opened to date, the salad-centric, fast-casual franchise is opening a new location within a Philadelphia-area Fresh Grocer.
ZIPS Dry Cleaners - a rapidly growing dry cleaning franchise that has revolutionized the industry with its same-day, one-price services - announced today the appointment of Tina Bagapor-O’Harrow as Vice President of Marketing.
Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed family restaurant with locations throughout Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, will honor the Washington Nationals’ World Series win ALL DAY Saturday, November 2nd with a $5.99 Strasburger special.
Glory Days Grill is proud to announce an award received at the Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association’s (VRLTA) 2019 Ordinary Awards Dinner on October 10, 2019.
Glory Days Grill signed a Development Agreement with Carolina Performance Food Group, LLC (CPFG) with plans to open 8 Glory Days Grill restaurants in the following markets over the next several years.
After discovering the breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant, Scott called his older brother Rob about franchising before even leaving the parking lot.
Firehouse Subs announces the grand opening of its first location in Clinton, Maryland, at 8801 Woodyard Road, Unit 210.

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Sylvan Learning is in a league of its own - no other supplemental and enrichment education brand can boast the success enjoyed by the brand, whose proven model and 40-year-rich brand awareness has resulted in more than 750 points of presence.
Jabz Boxing announced today that it has signed a franchise agreement to bring a studio to Columbia, Maryland.
Celebree School today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Nirali Patel and Gopika Patel.
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the appointment of Jim Scholefield as Chief Information and Digital Officer (CIDO), effective February 24.
Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2019 on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, after market close.
Cambria Hotels now has three open locations in the greater Charleston, South Carolina metropolitan area with the opening of its latest hotel, the Cambria Hotel Summerville-Charleston.
Image360 announced today its plans for an aggressive franchise initiative that will take the brand to new markets in the United States and Canada.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced that it plans to debut a new corporately owned and operated restaurant this year but will focus on expanding its franchise network as a primary means of system growth.
Celebree School, a leader in early childhood education with 26 company-owned locations in Maryland and Delaware, today announced the appointment of Jim DiRugeris as chief development officer.
Comfort hotels, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has delivered on its plan to open more than one hotel per week in 2019.
The innovative family entertainment center that sends its guests soaring from two-story high obstacles announced its intentions to expand through franchising in Baltimore.
Aloha Poke Co., the fast casual restaurant concept that has popularized healthy eating by elevating convenience and taste, announced that it has reached a major milestone in signing its first franchise agreement
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest lodging franchisors, will report its 2019 fourth quarter and full-year earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020.
With a record 11 hotels opened in 2019, and a milestone 50 hotels currently open across the country, Cambria Hotels continues its pace with its first property opening in 2020 - the Cambria Hotel Bloomington Mall of America.
Marriott International, Inc. announced it signed a record number of rooms in 2019, pushing its global pipeline to approximately 515,000 rooms as of year-end 2019 for the first time in the company's history.
The Ascend Hotel Collection, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), closed out the decade with a record-breaking development year in 2019.
The Greene Turtle’s Corporate Field Trainer, Rachel Grant, went to extreme measures to prove it as she and a group of “Super Plungers” dove into the frigid waters of Chesapeake Bay to raise money for Special Olympics Maryland.
The Greene Turtle has donated $17,450 to Susan G. Komen, Maryland/Central and Southern Delaware, to support breast cancer research and provide real-time help to those who are facing the disease.
Baltimore-based Kiddie Academy®, a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive educational child care programs, celebrates the conclusion of its most expansive year in company history.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced today that it has launched RoyRogersGeneralStore.com.
HomeSmart International ended 2019 with a large acquisition, several franchise additions, 21-percent growth in new states year over year, and expanded its proprietary tech-based resources for its agents.
Island Fin Poké is slated to open its doors this month in the Bowie Marketplace Shopping Center at 15485 Annapolis Road.
Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care services, announced the promotion of Mari Baxter to Executive Vice President and Chief Performance Officer.
Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care services, today announced its corporate partnership with the Aging Life Care Association (ALCA).
Cambria Hotels commemorated the opening of its third location in the Phoenix metro area, the Cambria Hotel Downtown Phoenix Convention Center, with an exclusive ribbon-cutting ceremony and "Paint with a Brew" event.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. announced that its board of directors has approved a 5% increase in the quarterly cash dividend on the company's common stock.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) President and CEO Pat Pacious has been named one of 2019's Best CEOs of large companies by Comparably, a workplace culture and compensation monitoring site.
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced that it has completed its acquisition of Elegant Hotels Group plc.
Celebree School, a leader in early childhood education with 26 company-owned locations in Maryland and Delaware, today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Britt McKenzie.
Today, The Greene Turtle Sports Bar and Grille® announces the launch of its 14th annual “Tips for Tots” initiative.
As the new Instructor of Kumon Math and Reading Center of Hanover, Vanessa has high hopes to continue to inspire students in the Hanover community.
Celebree School announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Jeffrey Ziccardi. His Celebree School is set to open in Cherry Hill, New Jersey in spring 2021.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced today that it has partnered with Singer EVI to provide equipment fulfillment and kitchen design support for its existing and future quick-service restaurant locations.
HomeSmart has acquired Mid-Atlantic brokerage TriStar Realty, Inc. and its more than 650 agents.
Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED announced that its Board of Directors has declared a $1.13 quarterly cash dividend to its stockholders, reflecting a 38 cent or 51 percent increase over the previous quarter's dividend.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced today that it has named John Giffin to the newly created position of Consumer Care Manager.
Medifast announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously adopted a limited duration stockholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan") and declared a dividend of one right for each outstanding share of Medifast common stock.
Comfort hotels, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), opened its second hotel in two months in a major Florida market with the debut of the Comfort Inn & Suites Miami International Airport.
The Glass Guru is pleased to announce the opening of the organization’s newest franchise location in Bowie, MD, a suburban city sitting between Baltimore and Washington DC.
Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care services, today announced it will host its second annual company-wide National Recruitment Day event on Wednesday, November 20.
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