Marble Slab Creamery is headed to Cairo thanks to a new development agreement with Menafex LLC

Fat Brands to debut Marble Slab Creamery in Cairo

New deal expands brand to Egypt over next ten years

Marble Slab Creamery is headed to Cairo thanks to a new development agreement with Menafex LLC. The franchise agreement brokered by its parent, Fat Brands, calls for 10 stores to open in Egypt over the next decade. The first store coming out of this deal will open in late 2023 in Cairo, according to current planning.

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Caribou Coffee names Matthew Walls chief franchise officer

Franchise veteran of two decades to lead domestic, international franchising

Caribou Coffee named Matthew Walls chief franchise officer. He will be the first in the new role at the coffee-shop chain, part of Panera Brands. Walls will lead Caribou’s franchise businesses on the domestic and international fronts, as well as join the executive leadership team.

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Koibito Poké, known for its build-your-own Hawaiian poké bowls, will open a location in Las Vegas, Nevada

Koibito Poké will expand to Las Vegas

Arizona-based chain expands to Las Vegas, after announcing openings in Charlotte and St. Louis

Koibito Poké, known for its build-your-own Hawaiian poké bowls, will open a location in Las Vegas, Nevada. Spanning 1,200 square feet, the new Las Vegas Koibito Poké will offer indoor and outdoor seating and resemble the chain’s flagship locations in Arizona.

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Fat Brands acquired Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip from Crest Foods, according to an announcement

Fat Brands acquires Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip

Executives at multi-brand franchisor anticipate economies of scale, increased competitive positioning in cookie-and-ice-cream space

Fat Brands acquired Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip from Crest Foods, according to an announcement. The purchase includes 85 cafes in the United States. The acquisition of Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip will bolster Fat Brands’ competitive positioning in the cookie and ice cream space.

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Fat Brands opened a Fatburger in the Excalibur Hotel and Casino, which marks the 3rd casino unit in Las Vegas

Fat Brands opens Fatburger in Excalibur Hotel and Casino

Excalibur opening marks third casino location for Fatburger brand

Fat Brands opened a Fatburger restaurant in the Excalibur Hotel and Casino. The opening marks the third casino location in Las Vegas. The Fatburger Excalibur opening follows Red Rock Casino and Santa Fe Station. This summer, another casino unit will open this one at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas.

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