Koomi POS partners with Helios for installation and support for its restaurant customers across North America

Press Release Koomi announces its strategic partnership with Helios Retail Consulting Ltd. as their go-to-market partner for all on-site installation, support, setup and customer success for North America. “As Koomi expands its reach across North America in its offering to quick-service restaurants, Helios brings great value to offer on-site support to ensure that customers have […]

Big Rock Brewery announces brand licensing agreement with Iconic Brewing

Press Release Big Rock Brewery Inc. today announced that it has entered into a license agreement, pursuant to which it has licensed the right to Iconic Brewing Company’s brands in the ready-to-drink (RTD) category in Alberta and British Columbia. The initial term of the agreement is five years, with the provision for a five year extension. “This is an exciting […]

49th Parallel Coffee Roasters and Claridge announce strategic partnership

Press Release 49th Parallel Roasters Inc., a leading specialty grade coffee company, announces its strategic partnership with Claridge Inc., the family office of Stephen Bronfman. Thanks to the Claridge investment, 49th will be broadening its product portfolio, expanding its footprint, and extending its reach to new distribution channels and markets. Founded in 2004 in Vancouver, 49th engages in direct trade sourcing, […]

7shifts and Hyr announce partnership to create restaurant staffing solutions

Press Release Today 7shifts and Hyr are announcing a partnership which will help restaurants face their labour struggles head on. Competition among restaurants has always been intense, but today, competition to attract and retain staff has never been so tough. In a recent survey conducted by TouchBistro, 100 per cent of restaurant owners surveyed said […]

Savoury Then Sweet: Pizza Hut to deliver new Cinnabon Mini Rolls

Press Release Pizza Hut and Cinnabon are making pizza night even sweeter… because that’s just how they roll. Cinnabon teamed up with the pizza restaurant that serves and delivers more pizzas than any other pizza company in the world to introduce Crafted By Cinnabon Mini Rolls, now available exclusively on Pizza Hut menus nationwide. Crafted by […]

National Geographic and Heineken join forces to launch “A Wild Lager Story”

Press Release Following the U.S. launch of the H41 Wild Lager, National Geographic and Heineken have introduced “A Wild Lager Story,” a branded content partnership created to bring the beer’s unique scientific — and accidental — discovery to life. National Geographic’s long-time mission has been to awaken curiosity in audiences around the world, proving to […]

SkipTheDishes and Earls announce exclusive national food delivery partnership

Press release Earls is exclusively partnering with SkipTheDishes, the nation’s leading — and North America’s fastest-growing — food delivery company. Canadians who love the Earls Kitchen + Bar dining experience can now get their favourite menu items delivered in 29 major Canadian markets. “Earls pioneered the premium casual dining experience and continues to redefine what true hospitality […]

Nestlé Professional’s new pasta partnership brings authentic Italian flavour to consumer palates

Nestlé Professional partners with family-owned Carla’s Pasta Press release Nestlé Professional is proud to announce its exclusive distribution partnership with pasta supplier, Carla’s Pasta. For over 40 years, Carla Squatrito and her family have put their experience and love into each product they create, resulting in a lineup that truly is prepared with Nonna’s touch. The […]

NIC and McDonald’s create business degree pathway

Press release North Island College and McDonald’s Canada are celebrating a first-of-its kind agreement on Vancouver Island, creating new ways for McDonald’s restaurant managers to access a business degree. Students can now receive up to 20 per cent of their NIC Bachelor of Business Degree credits when they complete their McDonald’s Management Training Courses. “It benefits so […]

Building the perfect franchise partnership

By Rick Villalpando The success or failure of a business is contingent on the strength of its partnerships. This is particularly true in the franchise industry and the partnership between franchisor and franchisee, which creates the foundation for the long-term success and profitability of the business. Below are tips, based on more than 25 years […]