Success Story: BrightStar Care

FranConnect is helping BrightStar Care meet their growth goals for new franchise development, opening new stores, and in building local marketing awareness and lead conversion.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: FranConnect




Is Your Restaurant Ready for the Growing Online Ordering Trend?

Are you looking for a new way to grow your restaurant business? Consider online ordering. According to QSR Web, digital ordering is growing 300 percent faster than dine-in traffic, and analysts project in a few years, more restaurant sales will come from takeout, delivery, and other forms of off-premises dining than from customers who dine-in.

Type: White Paper

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Lessons on Hiring Better Employees: A Panera Case Study

Hiring is such a challenge, isn’t it? It takes time and money away from other critical things that you need to get done – but if it isn’t done right, your café will suffer!

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: HigherMe


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FEATURES


2014 on the menu: Specialty pizzas and menu overhauls

Pizza Hut wasn't the only concept to undergo a massive makeover this year; Sbarro, CiCi's, California Pizza Kitchen and Chuck E. Cheese's also all took a page from the 'Domino's playbook.'

CiCi's Pizza adds to-go option for its signature buffet

The brand's new Crisp Baked Wings have generated 40 percent more sales than its previous coated wings.

PizzaMarketplace launches Top 100 Movers & Shakers

The inaugural Top 100 Movers & Shakers features a ranking of the top concepts, leaders and trends in the $38 billion pizza segment.

Pizza segment readies for Super Bowl rush

The big chains predict sales of 1 million to 2 million pizzas on Feb. 5.

PizzaMarketplace.com's top stories of 2011

Stocks were hot as companies focused on domestic and international growth.

PizzaMarketplace.com’s top stories of 2010

Pizza giants battled out a price war and a wheat crisis, while smaller companies touted healthy pies and make-your-own concepts.

Commodities: Prices down, for now

Cheese, wheat and gas prices are all down. 

Perfecting the search for franchisees

Executives are pursuing very specific individuals through new methods.

CiCi’s using proprietary tools to attract key franchisees

Texas-based CiCi's Pizza continues to find record-breaking success as it expands into new franchise markets, using proprietary expos and online portals to target specific demographics and franchisees in key markets. The chain, which has more than 600 stores in 35...

Five pizza executives to watch in 2010

Here is our pick of the top leaders who have the most to gain this year.

Five pizza executives to watch in 2010

Here is our pick of the top leaders who have the most to gain this year.

New CiCi's CEO revamps corporate structure

Reorganization efforts include a plan to meet personally with franchisees and strengthen the corporate culture.

New CiCi's CEO revamps corporate structure

Reorganization efforts include a plan to meet personally with franchisees and strengthen the corporate culture.

To 'C' or not to 'C'?

Reviewing the pluses and minuses of commissary-made dough.

Reading for pizza

Educational programs fill both minds and stomachs.  

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CiCi's Pizza on Pizza Marketplace.

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