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The week in franchising, April 3, 2012

A roundup of developments affecting restaurant franchisees and franchisors.


Jollibee takes a bigger stake in Smashburger

The Philippines-based foodservice company now owns a majority of the burger chain.

Is “better pizza” following in the footsteps of “better burgers” as the next fast-casual star? Some industry veterans are betting on it, including...

Beer lists go hyperlocal as restaurants partner with craft brewers in their own backyards.

Boloco’s Washington flop is attributed to three factors: low brand awareness, operational issues and competition.

The chairman says he has up to $1 billion to spend.

Nolan replaces Scott Crane at the fast-casual burger chain.

After less than 17 months, the post is empty again.

Snapchat in recent months has debuted an interface that puts branded content front and center. Here’s how some companies are getting results.

Customers reveal which restaurant chains’ french fries they deem most likely to spark cravings.

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