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bebe stores, inc., a multi-unit franchise operating group with Buddy’s Home Furnishings, has signed an agreement to re-franchise eight company-owned stores between Kentucky and Indiana.
A warm Hawaiian breeze will blow into Kentucky this Thursday, Aug. 5 as Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii opens its first location in the state at 685 S. Limestone.
KFC is teaming up with Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (BBBSA), the nation's largest donor- and volunteer-supported mentoring network.
Their latest innovation efforts have been focused on creating KFC's new sleek, clean and modernized packaging that will show up in restaurants early this summer.
Pete Cummings and Chuck Bentley have owned their Minuteman Press printing and marketing franchise in Richmond since May 2014.
Now, as demand continues to grow, the fried chicken chain hopes to hire 20,000 permanent full-time and part-time company and franchisee restaurant positions across the nation.
A rookie franchise team with TruBlue Total House Care has crushed the company’s all-time monthly sales record despite opening their doors during the height of the pandemic.
Kona Ice announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest-Growing Franchise list for the nineth year in a row.
As part of this initiative, KFC is partnering with Meals on Wheels America to help provide meals to homebound seniors in need.
Kona Ice announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.

Recent News:

IMAGE Studios® celebrates its 130th location with new markets in Georgia, Minnesota, Kentucky and Massachusetts!
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) announced today that it has successfully completed its previously announced senior notes offering and the refinancing of its revolving credit facility.
Dog Haus is bringing its one-of-a-kind creations to Southern Indiana and the Derby City area!
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) (“Papa John’s”) announced today that it plans to offer up to $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2029.
The annual 2021 CARSTAR Liss Auto Body Make-A-Wish golf outing at White Hawk Country Club in Crown Point, IN, was a resounding success once again.
Nick and Morgan Morris have launched Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services of Paducah-Murray, an independently owned and operated commercial cleaning franchise.
Drew and Ashley Wedding have launched Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services of Owensboro, Kentucky-Rockport, Indiana, an independently owned and operated commercial cleaning franchise.
After spending more than 30 years helping restaurant companies find sites and build locations in Chicago, local real estate developer Lee Fry Companies, Inc. is turning the tables and operating its own A&W restaurants.
Slim Chickens announced it has inked a deal to bring 18 locations to cities throughout Ohio and Kentucky.
With a mission to make a difference in the lives of those they touch Fazoli’s lives out its core value of “people come first” with a special donation to Children of Restaurant Employees (CORE).
Lee’s Famous Recipe® Chicken, the quick service restaurant chain specializing in fresh, never frozen chicken, is announcing today the reopening of its newest franchised restaurant in Lexington, Kentucky.
Saladworks, a create-your-own salad destination, is pushing its next wave of growth and expansion in Ohio and Kentucky by opening several new locations.
Buff City Soap - a retail franchise known for its handmade, plant based soap and body products made in-store daily - is opening its first Newport location.
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced financial results for the three and six months ended June 27, 2021.
Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with its franchisee Phoenix 27, LLC to acquire six franchise-owned Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM (VIOC) quick-lube service centers located in Kentucky.
Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a leading provider of automotive services and premium branded lubricants, has released its 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report.
Fazoli’s is making it easier than ever for all guests to easily and confidently select the right craveable Italian dish with the help of its new partner - CertiStar™.
Biscuit Belly, a Louisville based, Southern-inspired fast casual concept specializing in gourmet biscuit sandwiches, will be opening its newest location in Evansville at 945 N. Burkhardt Rd. on July 21. 
Fazoli’s is continuing to prove why a recent survey by Stratos Innovation Group reported the company as the number one value brand in the country.
Fazoli’s has launched a craveable selection of Stuffed Pasta that are packed with authentic Italian flavor at an unbeatable price.
Chicken Salad Chick announced the opening of its newest company-owned restaurant in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.
Wafa Daoud, a Gold Star Chili franchise owner in Latonia, Kentucky, is parlaying his business success into giving back to his community through various charitable endeavors.
Flash-frozen beaded ice cream treat Dippin' Dots is now available at both Typhoon Texas Waterpark locations this season.
Chicken Salad Chick announced today the opening of its newest restaurant in Paducah, Kentucky.
In 2019, LaRosa’s entered the Lexington market to much fanfare, and quickly realized the people of Central Kentucky wanted more, and earlier this year opened in Nicholasville.
A&W signed development agreements with two new operators, while three current franchise partners committed to additional locations.
Slim Chickens announced its new restaurant opens on May 19th at 1851 Scottsville Road in Bowling Green.
Biscuit Belly has today announced the signing of its first and second multi-unit development agreements to franchise ten locations throughout Lexington, Knoxville, Huntsville and Birmingham.
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Starboard Value LP .
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 28, 2021.
Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard, a beloved brand known for its delicious Italian Ice and Frozen Custard treats, is expanding into Kentucky.
Waxxpot, a full-service men’s and women’s waxing salon that provides hair removal services from head to toe, is now franchising nationwide.
Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and The Habit Burger Grill restaurants, announced it will decrease its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 46% by 2030 in partnership with its franchisees.
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announces that it has been recognized by inclusion on Forbes’ prestigious list of Best Employers for Diversity 2021.
Twin Peaks, the ultimate sports lodge, today announced its new partnership with Howler Head Whiskey to offer the banana-infused Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey to UFC fans at all locations nationwide.
Access Garage Doors is proud to welcome a new location in Central Kentucky.
The wait is finally over … Fazoli’s fans can now indulge in craveable, crispy chicken wings at all of the brand’s locations across the country!
Valvoline Inc. announced the launch of Valvoline™  High Mileage 150k with MaxLife™  Plus Technology Synthetic Blend.
After building record-breaking momentum last year, Fazoli’s continues to dominate the premium QSR segment with historical sales and traffic performance in Q1.
Valvoline Inc. announced that its Valvoline™ Premium Blue One Solution™ Gen2 was recently named a Top 20 Product for 2021 by industry trade publication Heavy Duty Trucking.
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