Category Archives: pizza

Welcome to Franchise Solutions

Happy summer! Yesterday, marked the official first full day of summer and with that comes BBQs, vacations, swimming and fun in the sun. If you find yourself lounging on a beach chair, surf the web and check out some of our newest clients this week who have chosen to advertise on the Franchise Solutions web… Read More »

National Employment Increases in Franchising Industry

National employment rises again in the franchise industry totaling an increase of 3,500 jobs over February. According to the ADP National Franchise Report, the United States added 22,000 franchise jobs in March. “Accommodations experienced a second consecutive month of solid growth in March, while Restaurant employment growth bounced back to its nine-month average,” said Ahu… Read More »

5 Things Franchise Solutions is Excited about This Cinco de Mayo

Hola and happy Cinco de Mayo from Franchise Solutions! In Mexico, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with political speeches and battle re-enactments to commemorate the victory over France in the Battle of Puebla fought in 1862. In the US, it’s celebrated a little differently and more wide-spread. Queue the mariachi band, parades and drinking. In… Read More »

Franchise Solutions Spotlight – A Big Slice of the Donatos Pie

If you’re from the Ohio area, you’ve heard of Donatos, and for those of you who aren’t, it’s coming your way. The family-owned pizza restaurant is expanding and recruiting franchisees aggressively in specific market areas. Restaurant veteran Michael  Simon, of Westerville, OH entered the Donatos system five years ago with his business partner  Jack Whiting,… Read More »

Franchise Solutions Celebrates National Pizza Month

Pizza…what’s not to love about it? 93% of Americans eat at least one pizza a month. If you ever wonder what kind of franchise you could open that would thrive, pizza would top the list. The $40 billion pizza industry makes up approximately 17% of all restaurants in the nation and continues to grow rapidly… Read More »

2009 College Football Bowl Games Sponsored by MAACO, Little Caesars & Meineke Car Care

As we head into the middle of the 2009 college football bowl game schedule, I’d like to highlight a few of the bowl games that we are particularly interested in here at Franchise Solutions. Two of the games are scheduled to be played the day after Christmas. On December 26th at 1:00 pm is the… Read More »

Dominos Pizza Uses YouTube.com to Respond to “Hoax”

There was a great example this week why companies (large and small) should be involved in social media, when two usavory Domino’s employees exploited the company for their 15 minutes of fame (notoriety?). Kristy Lynn Hammonds, 31, and Michael Anthony Setzer, 32, of Conover, NC uploaded a video to YouTube of disgusting things being done… Read More »