Entertainment Franchise News
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, was recently ranked number 219 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, with the brand claiming the top ranking in the child enrichment category.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the appointment of two senior marketing executives.
Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park and continued industry leader, announces the grand opening of its Hampton location in Virginia
The Krystal Foundation announces $29,520 in funding for 14 schools selected from a record-high number of applicants during its first grant window for the 2019-2020 academic year.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced a strategic partnership with long-standing partner Asset World Corporate (AWC), Thailand's leading integrated lifestyle real-estate group, to manage a portfolio of properties across Thailand.
Urban Air Adventure Park, the world's leader in active indoor family entertainment, announced record performance in 2019 with over 30 million guests visiting a Park last year.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, hosted its annual Convention in Hollywood, Florida from December 2-6.
Thrillz, the innovative family entertainment center that sends its guests soaring from two-story high obstacles, announced its intentions to expand through franchising in Atlanta.
Funtopia Franchising has recently been included in Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s Top 100 Game Changers for 2019. Seven years into operations, the active entertainment concept now enjoys global recognition and a steady expansion.
Sky Zone, creator of the world's first indoor trampoline park, is bouncing into the New Year by donating Sky Zone Memberships to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America and Canada (BBBS).
Pebb Capital, a diversified, multi-strategy real estate and private equity investment firm, today announced the opening of Hampton Inn by Hilton Miami Beach Mid-Beach in Miami Beach, Florida.
G6 Hospitality LLC, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the United States and Canada, announced Adam Cannon has been promoted to the newly created position of Vice President, Brand Management.
FlannelJax’s, America’s premier axe-throwing and Lumberjack experience, recently named Terry Stewart as Vice President – Franchise Services & Operations.
MUTTS Canine Cantina®, the fastest growing pet eatertainment concept in North America, finalized the lease for a new franchise location in the Allen area.
Michelle Fee, CEO and founder of Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2019 Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards Gala held at the Conrad New York.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announced today the launch of IHG® Studio, a new digital in-room guest entertainment solution.
InterContinental Hotels Group ("IHG") [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] today announces that Arthur de Haast is to be appointed as an independent Non-Executive Director of IHG.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, kicked off its highly anticipated annual Convention in Hollywood, Fla. at The Diplomat Beach Resort with more than 700 Cruise Planners® travel advisors and hundreds of trade partners.
The Krystal Company is serving a handspun Eggnog Shake this holiday season. Made with soft serve ice cream and topped with whipped cream, this yuletide treat is a sweet deal at $2.99 (prices may vary by location).
FlannelJax’s, the premier axe-throwing and Lumberjack experience, will open its newest location on Saturday, November 23 at 601 Lake Michigan Dr. in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The Krystal Company has hired two senior executives with extensive QSR experience to lead its ongoing revitalization plan.
Red Roof®, the leader in economy lodging, is giving back to charities across the country that assist and support military members, children, and pets.
Travelodge® by Wyndham - part of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: WH),is building upon its 2019 growth momentum with the introduction of a new program in 2020 touting initiatives that streamline operations.
Michelle Fee, CEO and founder of Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, was recognized as a distinguished CEO by the South Florida Business & Wealth (SFBW) at their annual Apogee Awards.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, is always looking for ways to strengthen and grow its relationships with industry partners.
CEC Entertainment, Inc. ("CEC" or the "Company"), a nationally recognized leader in family entertainment and dining, today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 29, 2019.
Sky Zone announces the grand opening of its Clifton Park location in New York. With more than 200 locations open worldwide, the new park will host a grand opening celebration on Saturday, November 16 from 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Krystal Company plans to refranchise approximately 100-150 company-owned restaurants to well-capitalized multi-unit operators as part of its ongoing business and fleet revitalization.
Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park and continued industry leader, announces the upcoming opening of its Murfreesboro location near Nashville, Tennessee.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, announces the next phase to its groundbreaking approach to teaching musical proficiency with the launch of the School of Rock Method App.
American Express Travel recognized, Julie Irovando, Cruise Planners franchise owner, with the prestigious Excellence in Card Benefits Fulfillment Award during the American Express Travel Forum in Los Angeles, California.
MUTTS Canine Cantina®, the fastest growing pet eatertainment concept in North America, is ready to expand outside of Texas and “mark” its territory in Denver.
In this new role, Steve will be responsible for asset management, including dispositions, restructurings and actively managing investment positions, with a focus on our Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa (EMEAA) & Greater China regions.
Today, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, announced it has enhanced capability to micro-target direct mail and email marketing efforts.
The Krystal Company has received international recognition for its best-in-class practices from the Association for Talent Development (ATD).
Funtopia Franchising will present its latest entertainment innovation at IAAPA Expo 2019.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, announced the opening of its 250th location in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, the first of eight schools that will open in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative solidified its territory as a top technology innovator with its Chief Information Officer, Brian Shultz, earning CIO of the Year Award at South Florida Business Journal’s Annual...
Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park, is now offering its first-ever Membership program so you can Sky Zone Whenever You Want for less than the cost of two visits.
Urban Air, the premier indoor family entertainment company, has become a Brand Partner of CGI Franchise.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a Management Agreement with Al Rawabi Regional Company for Hotels Resorts and Tourism Ltd. to open InterContinental® Durrat Al Riyadh next...
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative and its non-profit organization CP Cares™ has partnered with Food For The Poor (FFP) to provide humanitarian aid to The Bahamas devasted in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced a global partnership with JA (Junior Achievement) Worldwide.
For the second year in a row, Michelle Fee, CEO and founder of Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, is recognized in Florida Trend’s Florida 500 list.
The Krystal Company is rolling out its Nashville Hot Chik systemwide on Monday, Sept. 30 as a stand-alone menu item and as part of Krystal’s Pick 5 for $5.55 promotion.
Cruise Planners travel advisors get plugged into all things technology at the first-ever “Tech Days” hosted at Cruise Planners new Home Office in Florida.
FlannelJax’s, a popular axe-throwing and Lumberjack Sports experience, opened it newest location on September 10 at 6704 Watts Road in Madison, Wisconsin.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn Columbia Downtown and Home2 Suites by Hilton Columbia Downtown, bringing a total of 223 new rooms and suites to the Columbia area.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, adds another seven gold and a silver Magellan to its growing list of awards and accolades.
Thrillz, the innovative family entertainment center, inspired by America’s craze for ninja warrior-style challenges, announced its plans to expand through franchising.
The Krystal Company is partnering with veteran franchisees Anand “Andy” Patel and Kalpesh “Junior” Das of Slider Joint, LLC to bring Krystal back to Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Sky Zone, creator of the world's first indoor trampoline park, is celebrating the company's 15th birthday nationwide on Friday, September 13 by giving back to its Guests.
Urban Air Adventure Park today announced Jessica Correa, former Senior Vice President of Marketing for Planet Fitness, joins Urban Air in a newly created position, as Chief Marketing Officer, and member of UATP's senior leadership team, reporting to...
The Krystal Foundation is now accepting applications for grants supporting local enrichment programs in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) as well as music, sports and culinary arts.
FlannelJax’s, a popular axe-throwing and recreational sports experience, will expand to five locations by the end of 2019.
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Big Air Trampoline Park® is thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of our new location in Branson, MO.
Howard Johnson® by Wyndham today celebrated its largest design-refresh in more than 25 years, giving New Yorkers a "sweet-peek" at its new hotel rooms.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative wins the most awards at the World’s Leading Cruise Lines Excellence Awards taking home four Franchise Agency Network Excellence Awards.