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The 2019 corporate sponsor, Wienerschnitzel, is using its partnership with AAF to elevate consumer perceptions of the hot dog.
Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, announced today its franchise growth strategy targeting Washington DC, northern Virginia and parts of Maryland.
Looking to help manage the rising demand for such services, Executive Care, one of the nation’s leading providers of skilled home health care, is targeting the nation’s capital for expansion.
Catherine Monson, CEO of FASTSIGNS International, Inc., testified on behalf of the International Franchise Association (IFA) before the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions at a congressional hearing.
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. announced that Jimmy John Liautaud, owner, founder and chairman, Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches, has been selected for membership in this prestigious organization.
Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, opened in Washington, DC on September 6.
uBreakiFix opens in Shaw on March 15 at 1722 7th St NW.
ZIPS Dry Cleaners, an aggressively expanding dry cleaning franchise known for its same-day, one-price business model has opened its second Washington D.C. location at 1571 Maryland Ave. NE.
Howard James, franchisee of FASTSIGNS® of Washington, D.C., received the Franchise Company of the Year Award presented by Black Enterprise at the 2016 Entrepreneurs Summit held in Miami Beach, Florida.
Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins will celebrate the grand opening of a milestone multi-brand restaurant at the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C.

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RISMedia, publisher of Real Estate magazine, recently honored Dan Steward, President and CEO of Pillar To Post Home Inspectors in its “Achievers” category of Real Estate Newsmakers.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced today that it has selected MDB Communications as its agency of record.
GNC Holdings Inc announced that the company is now offering topical cream products containing cannabidiol (CBD), in select retail locations and online in 23 states and the District of Columbia.
BoConcept franchise owner, Tim Machenaud, is opening his second store in the Washington, D.C. area at Tysons Galleria on April 19, 2019.
Sport Clips Haircuts was recognized by HillVets as one of its top six "Businesses that Support Veterans" awards at a gala Thursday in Washington D.C.
Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) luxury brand of design-led hotels, announces the opening of the architecturally striking and highly anticipated Conrad Washington, DC.
Sir Grout of Washington DC receives Angie's List 2018 Super Service Award for their reliable customer service in the hard surface care and restoration industry.
Dental Fix Rx, a fast-growing national mobile dental equipment repair franchise, has officially signed an agreement with Mostafa Fahool, a Reston, VA based entrepreneur to open two franchise territories in the District of Columbia.
Xpresso Delight announced today that it has sold a Multi-Unit Franchise deal in the District of Columbia.
Nékter Juice Bar, the pioneering champion of the modern juice bar movement, has signed its largest Area Development agreement with 2nd Harvest LLC to open 30 restaurants during the next few years.
Pizza Boli's is hosting a special event on August 4 to celebrate the grand opening of its new Michael & Son Sportsplex at Dulles ("Dulles Sportsplex").
The 1-800-Got-Junk? DC Metro area junk removal franchise celebrates their fifteen year anniversary this month.
The Simple Greek, a fast-casual concept that was born on CNBC’s hit reality TV program The Profit, is coming to the Washington region.
MaidPro, a top-ranked cleaning franchise, has announced the launch of their new franchise brand, FlyFoe.
Pincho Factory announced today that it has closed a Series A funding round with a group of investors led by Ned Scherer, a distinguished entrepreneur and successful multi-unit franchisee from the Washington D.C. market.
Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) upper-midscale brand, showed no signs of slowing down its expansion with five new hotel openings in the past month.
REVOLISM Wellness & Weight Loss will launch consumer services this weekend at the NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo in Washington D.C.
Keith Gerson, President and Chief Customer Advocate for FranConnect, has been appointed to the newly formed Board of Advisors for the Titus Center for Franchising.
Popular junk hauling franchise, 1-800-Got-Junk? is off to a record-breaking start to the year as they approach their 15 year anniversary in business.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, has signed an agreement with Koucar Management, LLC to develop a new Cambria hotel in Southwest Washington, D.C.
Go! Go! Curry has announced plans to expand its U.S. footprint beyond the New York City metro area, with a primary focus on the northeastern seaboard from Massachusetts down to Washington, D.C.
Zippy Shell announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
PrideStaff, a national, franchised staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Washington, D.C. Eastern Suburbs.
Since 1954, Jerry’s has served up the ‘World’s Best Cheesesteaks”. For their latest creation, Jerry’s has stepped it up a notch with the introduction of the UFO Cheesesteak.
Tapestry Collection by Hilton continues to expand with the signing of the distinguished hotel, The Graham Georgetown, in Washington, D.C., slated to join the collection in early 2018.
Since Washington, D.C., residents face some of the most stress inducing conditions in the U.S., Massage Envy has conveniently opened its first location in the Tenleytown neighborhood.
Urban Float – a hydro-therapy floatation spa franchise based in Seattle – has announced plans to open the country’s largest float pod facility.
Zippy Shell, the fastest-growing business in both the moving and storage industries, announced today that it is now offering onsite, portable storage solutions to customers in key markets across the country.
Dippin’ Dots, LLC announced plans to honor U.S. military personnel with an appreciation day on Saturday, July 22, at Six Flags America near Washington, D.C./Baltimore.
Motto Mortgage now includes brokerage franchise opportunities in Hawaii, Minnesota and Washington.
Bojangles’, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOJA), the popular, fast-growing restaurant operator and franchisor, announced a multi-unit development agreement with new franchisee MSR Restaurants, LLC of Mitchellville, Maryland.
Built for the long haul (and the short haul too), Zippy Shell is making a move that further solidifies its undisputable presence as the most prominent and disruptive force in both the moving and storage industries.
OpenWorks has announced plans to expand into the Washington, D.C. metropolitan market and offer its full-scale line of facility cleaning and maintenance services to customers in the area.
True to their Southern roots, all of the Red Hot & Blue Barbecue restaurants across the nation are cooking up their secret and spicy recipe to offer a limited time menu item: Mississippi Hot Catfish Platter.
EagleRider is pleased to announce its purchase of the EagleRider Washington, D.C. franchise, making the site a corporate office and providing the franchise owner with a strong foundation to pursue his next endeavor.
For a limited time, the Red Hot & Blue BBQ Restaurants in Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Missouri, New Jersey and Texas are rallying all rib lovers with a $20 rib special.
Celebrated Anytime Fitness co-founders, Dave Mortensen and Chuck Runyon, and New York Times best-selling author and leading business consultant, Marcus Buckingham, will speak at IFA’s 57th Annual Convention.
Dental Fix RX, a national mobile dental equipment repair company, has officially signed a franchise agreement with Mekdim Tesfaye, an Washington D.C-based entrepreneur.
This has been a huge year for Zippy Shell Incorporated. They have grown their franchise system exponentially and have now earned the ranking of number 1425 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 List.
Kumon, the world's largest after-school education franchise, is expanding in Metro Washington, D.C. with the opening of its second center in Alexandria, Virginia.
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