Einstein Bros Bagels Brings Back Pumpkin for Fall

Autumn brings cool temperatures, the changing colors of the leaves, and most importantly, pumpkin-flavored everything. Einstein Bros Bagels franchises are ushering in the season by bringing back pumpkin for fall in some of its most popular and delicious foods, as well as introducing some new goodies to try.

The freshly baked bagel flavors customers have come to love, such as Pumpkin and Pumpkin Walnut Crunch, are available with the option of a heaping portion of the Pumpkin Cream Cheese Schmear. Additional pastries include the Pumpkin Muffin, Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bagel Poppers, and the newly revealed Pumpkin Scone. Besides pastries, Einstein Bros Bagels has two pumpkin-infused beverages this season.

The Pumpkin Latte, available hot or iced, is a classic selection, and the new Frozen Pumpkin Latte is a refreshing treat on a warm fall day. The special pumpkin-flavored items are available only through November, so enjoy them before they disappear.

Papa Murphy’s Expands to the Middle East

One of the leading pizza industries in America will be transitioning over to the Middle East in hopes of increasing their profits overseas. This pizza industry is Papa Murphy’s and it seems like they want to increase their brand awareness to people across the nation.

Their first location is set to open in Dubai, which will be just one of the hundred stores that they plan on opening in the Gulf Cooperation Council region. This will be Papa Murphy’s franchises first time to open their business outside the US, and it will be interesting to see how receptive the people are over there for pizza cuisine. Papa Murphy’s is the fifth largest pizza chain in the US, and it will be interesting to see if they can move up the pizza ladder by expanding outside America.

Quiznos Opens Its First Store in the Philippines

The American restaurant chain Quiznos will be opening its first store in the Philippines on September 25 in Taguig City, Philippines. There is already another store being built in Makati City, and if all goes well with these initial offerings, there are plans to build as many as 35 Quiznos restaurants in the Philippines.

The Denver-based restaurant is known for making toasted sub sandwiches, as well as providing soups and salads. Some of Quiznos’s more well-known sandwiches include Double Cheese Steak, Blank Angus on Rosemary Parmesan bread, and Prime Rib and Peppercorn sandwiches.

The Philippines joins approximately 25 other countries and territories around world to have Quiznos franchises. Quiznos and the ACA Group which is the franchisee of the Quiznos in the Philippines believe that the toasted bread recipes will be popular with Filipino tastes.

ACA and Quiznos are hoping to open a store in Manila soon to help spread the brand across the Philippines as quickly as possible. Quiznos officials and Filipinos are equally excited by this prospect of spreading quality, fast to prepare food throughout the country.

Quiznos Continues Latin American Expansion

Quiznos is expanding in Latin America.

The chain’s growing Latin American presence continued recently with the opening of its fifth restaurant in the Dominican Republic. The restaurant opened in late August at the Agora Mall in Santo Domingo, the country’s capital city. Quiznos franchise is now a part of the mall’s 1800 seat food court.

Almost simultaneously, QSR International reached an agreement with Lobarnechea Food Investment S.A to build some 16 new additional Quiznos over the next few years. Lobarnechea already operates 5 Quiznos sub restaurants in the Dominican Republic, with a sixth scheduled to open later this year in Santiago. The expansion is aggressive, and a sign of faith of not only the Latin American economy, but in the strength of the Quiznos brand.

Quiznos, pioneer of the toasted sandwich, started over thirty years ago. It began as part of a Italian restaurant in Denver, Colorado, and has since grown to have restaurants in nearly 30 countries and territories. Earlier this year the chain launched its new “Qrave Quiznos” marketing campaign.

Quiznos Continues Latin American Expansion

Quiznos is expanding in Latin America.

The chain’s growing Latin American presence continued recently with the opening of its fifth restaurant in the Dominican Republic. The restaurant opened in late August at the Agora Mall in Santo Domingo, the country’s capital city. Quiznos franchise is now a part of the mall’s 1800 seat food court.

Almost simultaneously, QSR International reached an agreement with Lobarnechea Food Investment S.A to build some 16 new additional Quiznos over the next few years. Lobarnechea already operates 5 Quiznos sub restaurants in the Dominican Republic, with a sixth scheduled to open later this year in Santiago. The expansion is aggressive, and a sign of faith of not only the Latin American economy, but in the strength of the Quiznos brand.

Quiznos, pioneer of the toasted sandwich, started over thirty years ago. It began as part of a Italian restaurant in Denver, Colorado, and has since grown to have restaurants in nearly 30 countries and territories. Earlier this year the chain launched its new “Qrave Quiznos” marketing campaign.