California Pizza Kitchen (US) Arrives at Airports Abroad

With its emergence from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and $220 million less in debt, California Pizza Kitchen is turning its attention to growth with an eye toward an expanded international franchise footprint. About 46 of its 150-plus restaurants are spread across seven countries outside the United States, but until now...

Tim Hortons (Canada) to Continue to Expand its Presence in China

The Canadian coffee-and-doughnuts chain already has 200 locations in the country and new investors as it looks to further its global expansion. China has apparently taken to Tim Hortons, and not just because of the country’s growing affinity for coffee. “The Chinese consumer connects well with the Canadian brand,” Jose...

U.S. Embassy Hosts Cambodia Franchise Expo 2021

The U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh, in partnership with the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service and with support from the American Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia, is hosting a Cambodia Franchise Expo on May 5, 2021. The virtual Expo will bring together nine well regarded U.S. franchising companies — The Boiling Crab,...