Miscellaneous

It was reported a number of weeks ago, but Dunkin’ is still rockin’ it when it comes to the top franchises in the nation. The annual ranking of the top 500 Franchises in the country, from Entrepreneur Magazine, had Dunkin’ locked in at #2, trailing only Taco Bell. Only one other traditional QSR came in…

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Miscellaneous

First off, we want to remind our subscribers that use of any Styrofoam products, such as cups, trays, bowls, plates, etc., in New York City will be subject to a fine beginning July 15, 2019 – only a few weeks away. We also noted this week that the Nations Restaurant News released their 2019 listing…

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Miscellaneous

Talk of driving up costs on business provides a great segue to Papa John’s Pizza, where in light of the controversy surrounding founder John Schnatter, the brand negotiated with the Papa Johns Franchise Association and the Franchise Advisory Council to develop an assistance program for franchisees. In light of the fact that same store sales…

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Miscellaneous

Entrepreneur Magazine released its 39th annual Franchise 500 list and we can proudly report that Dunkin’ Donuts continues to enjoy recognition as one of the country’s best franchises, coming in at #3 on the list. For the first time in almost 20 years, McDonalds topped the ticket, edging out 7-Eleven, which has owned the #1…

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Dunkin’ Doings

The votes have been tallied, the results are in, and all is right with the world – Dunkin’ has reclaimed the top spot in the Harris Poll Equi-trend Brand of the Year Rankings for 2016.   The annual study is based on a sample of 97,120 US consumers age 15 and older.  A total of 3,837…

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