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sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Announces Strong 2017 Franchise Development Growth
February 05, 2018
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Announces Strong 2017 Franchise Development Growth
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, named America’s Best Frozen Yogurt by The Daily Meal, and a Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine, is riding a wave of expansion momentum into 2018 as it builds on a phenomenal 2017 that proved its status as the country’s premier family friendly dessert destination. Read more →
sweetFrog CEO Appointed a Forbes Finance Council Contributor
February 01, 2018
sweetFrog CEO Appointed a Forbes Finance Council Contributor
Intimate knowledge of finance and continued success as a private equity executive helped Patrick Galleher, CEO of sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, and Managing Partner of Boxwood Partners, one of Richmond’s leading investment banks, earn a coveted role on the Forbes Finance Council. Galleher has spent the past five plus years growing sweetFrog into a national powerhouse, proving that he has the business and financial acumen required to be a perfect fit for the exclusive council. Read more →
Private Equity Power Boost: Why Private Equity-Owned Franchises Thrive
December 28, 2017
Private Equity Power Boost: Why Private Equity-Owned Franchises Thrive
Consumers probably haven’t noticed -- and there’s no reason why they should, though the business world has -- but private equity-owned franchises are flourishing. For most of the 21st century, private equity firms have found franchises attractive investments, but lately, the relationship seems to be really heating up. For instance, as Reuters recently reported, in late November, Roark Capital Group, which owns Arby’s, bought Buffalo Wild Wings Inc for $2.4 billion. In October, Ruby Tuesday was purchased for about $335 million by NRD Capital. And, in the last two years, JAB Holdings bought Panera Bread and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. Read more →
“Deck the Halls” Christmas Spectacle Returns to sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt
December 12, 2017
“Deck the Halls” Christmas Spectacle Returns to sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, named America’s Best Frozen Yogurt by The Daily Meal and a Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine, will put on a real Christmas spectacle throughout the holiday season with “Deck the Halls” benefit nights hosted by participating locations from coast to coast. Read more →
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Joins Salvation Army’s Kettle Drive Campaign
December 01, 2017
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Joins Salvation Army’s Kettle Drive Campaign
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt, the nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain, named America’s Best Frozen Yogurt by The Daily Meal, and a Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine, is proudly ringing in the holiday season with a festive feel-good collaboration with The Salvation Army, the organization synonymous with emphasizing the reason for the season. Read more →