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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

More Patrons Dining In, FDA Delays Menu Posting Requirements and More


FOODSERVICE EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES ONLINE — More Patrons Dining In, FDA Delays Menu Posting Requirements and More — by Jerry Stiegler

Foodservice News This Week

Growth Chains:
Bojangles’ plans to open 50 to 57 restaurants this year. Dairy Queen’s franchisee in the United Arab Emirates plans to open 20 locations in the next 5 years. Wahlburger’s will open a restaurant in Orlando, its first of 20 planned for Florida. DOG HAUS Signed a 20-Unit Franchise Deal for Texas. Jamba Juice has signed a master development agreement for 30 stores in Thailand over the next 10 years. Corner Bakery Café has 390 commitments in their development pipeline. Dunkin’ Donuts has development agreements with 7 franchise groups for a total of 51 locations in Virginia and West Virginia over the next several years. Chipotle Mexican Grill plans on opening 200 restaurants in the next year. Sonic Drive-In plans to add 8 stores in the San Francisco area. Crème cupcakes and deserts has just one location now but hopes to add 60 franchise shops in the next 5 years. Smoothie King plans on opening 45 stores in the Middle East in the next 5 years.