Hooters Launches “Hooters for Heroes” Fundraising Program to Benefit Green Beret Foundation




Sailor Jerry and Miller High Life join the inaugural campaign, fundraising events. ATLANTA, GA (iFranchiseNews.com) May 13,  2013 – Hooters of America, LLC, today announced its inaugural Hooters for Heroes™ fundraising initiative, a program designed to raise money and awareness for military non-profit organizations dedicated to U.S. veterans and their families. Hooters has established a relationship […]

Welcyon Joins VetFran Program, Offers 33% Franchise Fee Discount for U.S. Military Veterans




EDINA, MN (iFranchiseNews.com) May 10,  2013 – Welcyon, Fitness After 50, a new slant on the fitness industry that caters to the 50-plus crowd, recently announced its membership in the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) VetFran Program. The company will begin offering a $10,000 discount off its $30,000 franchise fee to qualified veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces […]

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s New Angus Burger Lineup Inspired by Iconic Cities, Benefits Wounded Warrior Project




TAMPA, Fla. (iFranchiseNews.com) April 29, 2013 – For a limited time only, fans of Beef ‘O’ Brady’s can enjoy six mouth-watering new Angus burgers — each of which are cleverly inspired by a different U.S. city. “Burgers Across America,” a system-wide promotion that runs from April 29th through May 25th isn’t just wowing taste buds, […]

Labor Panes Home Services Franchise Introduces Unprecedented Discount For Qualified Veterans




Veterans can receive a 75% discount on their initial franchise fee. This opens up business ownership opportunities to those who have left or will be leaving the US Armed Services. Charlotte, NC (iFranchiseNews.com) April 23, 2013 – The Director of Franchise Recruitment at Labor Panes, Tom Fenig, knows what it is like to grow up as the son […]

The Beef Jerky Outlet Franchise Announces New Discounted Franchise Fee for Veterans




The Beef Jerky Outlet Franchise, Inc. has announced a discount franchise fee for veterans. The 50% discount is a special feature of the Vet-Express business ownership program that fast-tracks veterans of the US Armed Services who want to own a retail franchise business. April 23, 2013 (iFranchiseNews.com) – The Beef Jerky Outlet Franchise, Inc. now offers a 50% […]

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Salute Military Veterans & Families with Annual Stars for Heroes Campaign




2013 fundraiser names American Red Cross, Dream Foundation and USA Cares as national beneficiaries; aims to surpass $1 million mark. CARPINTERIA, Calif. (iFranchiseNews.com) April 22, 2013 – CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., parent company to Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s® restaurant chains kicks off its third annual Stars for Heroes™ fundraising campaign this week at participating restaurant locations. The program […]

Bennigan’s CEO Shares Story Of Legendary Turnaround In New Business Book




“Bennigan’s Return to Relevance…Bleeding Green 25/8” To Debut at 2013 Restaurant Leadership Conference in April DALLAS, TX (iFranchiseNews.com) April 01, 2013 – Bennigan’s Franchising Company’s President and CEO Paul Mangiamele, announced today the spring release of “Bennigan’s Return to Relevance…Bleeding Green 25/8.” This business book, which will debut at the Restaurant Leadership Conference (RLC) on […]

Signal 88 – Military Veterans Compete for Entrepreneurial Boost: Voting Continues for Operation American Dream




March 11, 2013 (iFranchiseNews.com) – Military veterans with entrepreneurial dreams compete for start-up money to open their own business through Signal 88 Security’s contest, Operation American Dream: From Battlefield to Boss. The first round of monthly finalists can now be seen online at http://www.signal88.com/OAD-February-Finalists.aspx. Voting for this round will continue through the end of March. Representatives […]

Edible Arrangements® Launches Major Initiative To Help Veterans Become Business Owners And Enter Workplace




“Hero’s Welcome” Program to Create Franchise and Employment Opportunities WALLINGFORD, CT (iFranchiseNews.com) February 20, 2013 – Edible Arrangements® CEO Tariq Farid today announced a major contribution to the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) VetFran program and the launch of “Hero’s Welcome,” a nationwide initiative designed to help veterans become business owners and re-enter the workforce. Edible […]

WIN Home Inspection Announces Location near Headquarters in Madison, AL




MADISON, AL (iFranchiseNews.com) February 19, 2013 – Tom Lemieux, Army Veteran and one of WIN Home Inspection’s newest Strategic-Partners (that’s WIN-speak for franchisee) in Madison, Alabama is now open for business! A recipient of WIN’s veteran focused WIN for America program, Lemieux, along with eight others in 2012, were recipients of a $40,000 Service Award […]