When two of the supposed top three brands in a segment actually saw sales decline, you know there’s a problem. Though it actually recovered slightly from 2017’s 3 percent drop, the casual dining subcategory of restaurants in the Franchise Times Top 200+ is still going in the wrong direction, save for Applebee’s, the only brand to see positive sales growth in 2018.
Anna Money, a UK-based fintech that specializes in SME business banking, has successfully secured its initial £3 equity crowdfunding campaign target on Seedrs. As previously reported, Anna stands for ... Read more
Charlotte has a reputation for being one of the more affordable big cities in the country, but it comes in the top half of the pack among the top 75 cities in the U.S., according to a recent cost of l ... Read more
Target has spent recent weeks promoting itself as a destination for the season’s hottest toys, which include Frozen 2 and Star Wars products as part of a recent collaboration with Disney. But some of ... Read more
Deutsche Handelsbank has appointed two co-CEOs. Deutsche Handelsbank is an interesting institution that is focused on Fintech. Originally launched as a payment transaction service provider, today the ... Read more
It was just last year when Orlando-based Launch That turned an internal team into a separate firm, and now, that subsidiary has been sold. Digital marketing and branding company Launch That LLC sold ... Read more
Minor-league sports teams generally don't see much difference in fan interest based on win-loss records. The Charlotte Checkers, coming off a Calder Cup title, are among the exceptions, team executive ... Read more