Entertainment Franchise News
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, kept the music going in 2020, fostering connection and community to students around the world with loud success during the global pandemic.
School of Rock, in partnership with Universal Music Group, Hollywood Records and Edgeout Records, will host the Winter of Rock Festival on Dec. 19 for the public.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, continues to expand internationally and has awarded a new master franchise agreement in Taiwan.
MUTTS Canine Cantina® is challenging dog lovers across the country to help potential franchisees spot the perfect location for a MUTTS® dog park.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, continues to expand internationally and has awarded a new area development agreement in Ireland.
IHG® Hotels & Resorts announced a series of appointments to its Global Sales Leadership team.
Leslie Elton is the owner of Pinspiration Henderson, a DIY Craft Studio opening soon in the Henderson / Las Vegas area.
MUTTS Canine Cantina® has signed a multi-unit franchise deal to bring locations to El Paso, Texas, and Tucson, Arizona.
School of Rock, the leader in performance based music education, is providing support to Independent Venue Week, taking place Oct. 24-30.
Starting with the very first Monstrous putt in 2004, Monster Mini Golf has been setting the par for excellent family entertainment in communities across North America.
AR Workshop, the leading DIY workshop franchise, recently announced its aggressive expansion plans slated for Grand Rapids.
Cruise Planners committed to providing a comprehensive internship experience to prepare young adults of various abilities for independence and job readiness in partnership with the Dan Marino Foundation’s Marino Campus.
IHG Hotels & Resorts, which has more than 360 hotels in the UK & Ireland with brands, reveals new data about how British travellers chose to spend the last few months.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, is enhancing its proprietary curriculum to feature more music created by Black artists.
After a groundbreaking launch in August, the Where2Next™ Virtual Event Series continues to showcase travel opportunities to clients and maximizes Cruise Planners advisor’s sales.
IHG®, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announced today the appointment of David Oppenheim as Senior Vice President, Analytics & Insights.
Chuck E. Cheese, the leader in family dining and entertainment, marked the start of school for kindergarteners across the country with a new Kindergarten Kickoff program.
Cruise Planners, the leader in home-based travel franchises, announced today that they have been ranked no. 6 on Entrepreneur magazines' inaugural Franchise Growth List.
Cruise Planners recently launched a new “All-Inclusive Resort System” to help its travel advisor network sell more land-based travel
Last night, in partnership with major travel suppliers, Cruise Planners launched the Where2Next Travel Series, a lineup of dazzling destination-focused virtual travel events.
Smash Park®, a West Des Moines based “eatertainment” concept, announced that it has launched a new program to sell franchises, beginning its nationwide expansion efforts.
In celebration of Bob Marley’s 75th birthday, School of Rock in collaboration with Universal Music Group, is proud to debut a video of Skip Marley performing Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds” with the School of Rock 2020 AllStars.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced the appointment of Wayne Hoare as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO).
IHG has signed an agreement to take over management of one of the most famous hotels in the Pacific, Fiji’s Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva, in July 2020 and rebrand it as an InterContinental by 2022.
FlannelJax’s, St. Paul’s premier axe throwing and lumberjack sports experience, reopened for business on June 11.
FlannelJax’s, Madison’s premier axe throwing and lumberjack sports experience, reopened for business on June 11.
CEC Entertainment, Inc. announced that David McKillips, Chief Executive Officer, and Jim Howell, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call and webcast.
Cruise Planners partners with Apple Leisure Group to present a two-part series focused on setting the nation's largest travel advisor network up for success as the travel industry begins to reemerge from Covid19.
School of Rock has launched a new Songwriting Program this month teaching the fundamentals of songwriting, arrangement and music theory to help students compose original works.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) announces the signing of a franchise agreement with Westmont Hospitality Group and funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., for a captivating property in the heart of Rome.
G6 Hospitality, owner, operator and franchisor of the Motel 6 and extended-stay Studio 6 brands, today announced the opening of a new construction Studio 6 in Katy, Texas.
World of Beer Bar & Kitchen curated beer flights and rotating taps, pioneered the epic Six Flight Apart Beer Flight, the first-ever Socially Distanced Flight of Beer.
Accor, a global hospitality leader, and AXA, a global leader in insurance, announce an innovative strategic partnership to provide medical support to guests across the 5,000 Accor hotels worldwide.
As the world adjusts to new travel norms and expectations, IHG® Hotels & Resorts is enhancing the experience for its hotel guests around the world, by redefining cleanliness and supporting guests’ personal wellbeing throughout their...
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today officially launched its first flagship store on Chinese leading OTA (Online Travel Agent) platform.
Thanks to School of Rock, students can now record themselves playing using the School of Rock Method App™ and instructors will then compile the audio and video recordings to be pulled together into a full-band recording.
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s largest home-based travel agency, announced its ranking within Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest Growing Franchise list.
IHG® Army Hotels continues to fulfill its mission to serve communities and military families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced global partnerships to support food banks and other food provision charities in assisting those most in need during the Covid-19 crisis.
IHG®, one of the world's leading hotel companies, is offering support through its taskforce to the Government, local authorities, municipalities and health care institutions in their efforts to prevent the further spread of Covid-19.
Michelle Fee, CEO and Founder, and Vicky Garcia, COO and Co-owner at Cruise Planners, hosted a virtual press conference sharing what is happening at Cruise Planners and across the travel industry in response to COVID-19.
It all started with a thousand kids talking online to Jay Weinberg, the drummer of Slipknot. Then came live access to Frank Zummo from Sum 41.
Cruise Planners, the nation’s largest network of home-based travel advisors, believes in the healing power of travel so much so that the company is encouraging travelers to participate in a Facebook photo contest “For the Love of...
Sky Zone, creator of the world's first indoor trampoline park and an ongoing leader in developing new active entertainment experiences, wants to throw your child a virtual birthday party to mark his/her special day.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, today announced virtual, one-on-one music lessons for its 40,000 students around the world through its School of Rock Remote program.
InterContinental Hotels Group ("IHG") [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] provides a business update in light of the rapidly evolving situation regarding Covid-19.
roprietors Capital Holdings (PCH) announced today that it has reached an exclusive agreement for Canadian franchise rights of its Pedal Pub party bike business to Canadian partner, Pedal Pub Canada.
In another standout year, Hilton Garden Inn continued its rapid growth, introducing 48 new properties to the portfolio in 2019.
Thrillz has created a flight plan for Charleston. The innovative family entertainment center that sends its guests soaring from two-story high obstacles announced its intentions to expand through franchising in Charleston.
School of Rock is partnering with festival at sea pioneer Sixthman and legendary magazine Modern Drummer, to offer students the exclusive opportunity to perform during the inaugural Knotfest At Sea, August 10-14th.
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education has scored a touchdown with its newest partnership with the XFL
The innovative family entertainment center that sends its guests soaring from two-story high obstacles announced its intentions to expand through franchising in Virginia Beach.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces that it has named two versatile IHG leaders into new senior leadership positions.
CEC Entertainment, Inc. (“CEC” or the “Company”) today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter 2019 at 7:00 a.m. Central Time on Monday, March 9, 2020.
Launch is adding to its area presence with a grand opening of its Grand Rapids location on Saturday March 21, 2020, at 10 am.
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts today reveals the most iconic sights, sounds, tastes, smells and sensations that travellers should experience in 2020 if they want to really get to know the city they are visiting.
Sky Zone announces the grand re-opening of its Madison, Wisconsin park with the addition of nine new attractions, doubling the amount of activities since the park’s opening in early 2017.
Thrillz has created a flight plan for Tampa.