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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.
September 19th, 2019
FlannelJax’s, a popular axe-throwing and Lumberjack Sports experience, opened it newest location on September 10 at 6704 Watts Road in Madison, Wisconsin.
September 19th, 2019
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.
September 19th, 2019
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, adds another seven gold and a silver Magellan to its growing list of awards and accolades.
September 16th, 2019
Thrillz, the innovative family entertainment center, inspired by America’s craze for ninja warrior-style challenges, announced its plans to expand through franchising.
September 12th, 2019
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.
September 10th, 2019
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.
September 9th, 2019
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...
September 6th, 2019
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.
September 3rd, 2019
FlannelJax’s, a popular axe-throwing and recreational sports experience, will expand to five locations by the end of 2019.
September 3rd, 2019
Come celebrate with us on Saturday, September 7th. Big Air Trampoline Park® is thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of our new location in Branson, MO.
August 30th, 2019
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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.
August 26th, 2019
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.
August 22nd, 2019
Just in time for National Waffle Day on August 24, Hampton by Hilton introduced a new breakfast experience featuring fresh, healthful and delicious offerings for guests.
August 20th, 2019
The 2019 US Open will be unlike any before, teeming with an unforgettable and sensational set of events created by hotel and hotel loyalty sponsor IHG® Hotels & Resorts, a leader in luxury travel.
August 16th, 2019
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative recently hosted their 2019 Luxury and River Cruise Forum at Secrets the Vine in Cancún, Mexico.
August 16th, 2019
Travelodge® by Wyndham, known for being travelers' basecamp for adventure, is ramping up efforts to protect and preserve our nation's parks this summer with the launch of "Adventure Responsibly."
August 15th, 2019
InterContinental® Ambassador, the exclusive member benefits program of InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, is encouraging its members to embrace life’s exceptional and unexpected adventures by offering a new benefit that will...
August 14th, 2019
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative announced it is officially a Trustee member of the Coral Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce.
August 8th, 2019
This month, Hampton by Hilton continues to lead the upper-midscale category worldwide as the brand celebrates its 2,500th open hotel with Hampton by Hilton Lima San Isidro in Peru.
August 7th, 2019
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, brings InterContinental Edinburgh - The George back into the system as they continue their integration of the Principal portfolio.
July 31st, 2019
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced that its entire hotel estate of almost 843,000 guest rooms will switch to bulk-size bathroom amenities, with the transition to be...
July 31st, 2019
MUTTS Canine Cantina®, the fastest growing pet eatertainment concept in North America, signed a franchise deal to expand to New Braunfels, Texas.
July 31st, 2019
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In honor of International Day of Friendship and to further the brand’s commitment to “Do Good,” Sky Zone begins today a nationwide, year-long partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of America.
July 30th, 2019
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, is hitting the road this summer for a 37-city North American tour.
July 22nd, 2019
FlannelJax’s, the popular St. Paul axe-throwing and lumberjack sports experience, will be a premier sponsor for the 85th Anniversary of Lumberjack Days this weekend.
July 18th, 2019
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District and Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Channel District.
July 17th, 2019
Urban Air Adventure Park today announced that Josh Wall, Chief Development Officer for Christian Brothers, joins Urban Air in a newly created position, as Chief Franchise Officer.
July 17th, 2019
CEC Entertainment, Inc. ("CEC" or the "Company") today announced preliminary unaudited comparable venue sales results for its second quarter and year-to-date periods ended June 30, 2019.
July 1st, 2019
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, is thrilled to announce the promotion of Theresa Scalzitti to Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
July 1st, 2019
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, returns to Milwaukee for the seventh year to take the stage at Summerfest, the world's largest music festival.
June 25th, 2019
IHG®, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, and Sands China, Ltd. announced today that The Venetian Macao and The Parisian Macao will become InterContinental Alliance Resorts beginning today.
June 25th, 2019
FlannelJax’s, an axe throwing and recreation sports experience franchise headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, announced plans to open a new customer care center in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
June 24th, 2019
Super 8® by Wyndham, the world's largest economy hotel brand, announced a dream opportunity for young, aspiring designers with the launch of its first-ever ROOM8 Design Challenge.
June 24th, 2019
InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced a partnership with technology company Winnow.
June 19th, 2019
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The Krystal Company launched an incredible dine-in deal over Father’s Day weekend - the first of its kind in the hamburger QSR industry.
June 18th, 2019
BizCom Associates has announced the addition of School of Rock to the agency’s client roster.
June 18th, 2019
Just in time for the first day of summer, Hampton by Hilton will launch the first-ever Hampton Real Travel Road Trip Hotline.
June 18th, 2019
School of Rock, a leader in performance-based music education, announces the grand opening of its newest school in the Lafayette, Louisiana community.
June 12th, 2019
he Krystal Company has selected eight employees to receive $2,500 (renewable each year up to $10,000) in scholarship funds.
June 10th, 2019
The opening of InterContinental® Lyon - Hotel Dieu today comes after an extensive four-year restoration of one of the city’s most iconic buildings, the former hospital (‘Hôtel Dieu’).
June 5th, 2019
FlannelJax's has partnered with Franchise Fastlane to support FlannelJax’s aggressive franchise development goals it has set for 2019 and beyond.
June 4th, 2019
Big Air Trampoline Park® is excited to announce it's third South Carolina franchise to be located in Myrtle Beach, opening in early 2020.
May 30th, 2019
Sky Zone, the original home of wall-to-wall aerial action, celebrated milestones, commemorated achievements and welcomed franchise partners at the 2019 National Franchise Convention.
May 28th, 2019
The summer treat is a hybrid drink fusing Sprite and crushed ice found in Krystal’s traditional slushies with soft-serve vanilla ice cream for an innovative flavor and texture combination.
May 28th, 2019
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, announced today that it has been ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s “Top Franchises For Less Than $50,000” list.
May 23rd, 2019
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announced the promotion of Joanna Kurowska to Director Operations Luxury & Managed, Northern Europe
May 23rd, 2019
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School of Rock, the leader in performance-based education, announces its latest collaboration with iHeartMedia to bring five original School of Rock playlists to millions of listeners via the iHeartRadio app.
May 16th, 2019
Pump It Up, the largest private kids’ birthday party place in the U.S., has a new reason to celebrate.
May 15th, 2019
CEC Entertainment, Inc. ("CEC" or the "Company"), a nationally recognized leader in family entertainment and dining, today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2019.
May 14th, 2019
Big Air Trampoline Park® opens the doors to the public with new franchise located in Hiram Georgia, May 10th.
May 9th, 2019
The Krystal Company announces the reopening of the Krystal restaurant located at 475 Schillinger Road S. in Mobile, Alabama after a complete “scrape and rebuild” that razed the existing building and replaced it with a new prototype.
May 8th, 2019
Brace yourself, summer is coming! School’s out and for educators that typically means an unpaid 10-week break from school.
May 3rd, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) globally recognized upscale hotel brand, is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline just three years after opening its first hotel on the...
May 2nd, 2019
New research study, Drivers of Change in Hospitality, explores the changes we can expect as guest insight, technology optimization and the ability to hyper-personalize take effect.
April 29th, 2019
Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton, the global upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing unmatched guest service, today announced the opening of Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Puebla in Mexico.
April 26th, 2019
MUTTS Canine Cantina®, the fastest growing pet eatertainment brand in America, is partnering with Fransmart to bring its unique urban oasis for dogs and their owners to cities across the country.
April 24th, 2019
Cruise Planners® has once again been awarded top-producing travel agency by modern luxury cruise brand, Celebrity Cruises.
April 24th, 2019
Big Air Trampoline Park® is excited to announce a new location to open in Sandy Springs, GA.
April 23rd, 2019
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