Amsterdam Falafelshop is also seeking to expand in markets including Baltimore; Atlanta; the Carolinas; Miami; Tampa; New York; Philadelphia; Richmond, Virginia; Chicago; Ohio, and other major metro markets in Texas.
Miami burger concept Pincho Factory hopes to pioneer a streamlined, transparent franchising process.
The latest Lee's Sandwiches has a full bread baking equipment line and the capacity to serve additional stores when they open.
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Frank Paci is number 14 on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers: People.
Braddah's Pumpkin Bark took "Most Creative Bite" at 94.1FM's (Mix / CBS Radio) "Bite of Las Vegas 2014."
Top Tier Colorado LLC has donated $34,000 to The Home Front Cares this quarter.
The frozen yogurt machines will feature specially-developed flavors by Chebaro to complement Falafill's falafel and mezza bar.
Heeley has also served in top posts at Au Bon Pain and Baja Fresh.
Potbelly Sandwich Shop announced its first unit in Nebraska will open in November.