Tulsa World's Laurie Winslow wrote about our upcoming opening in Tulsa! Here's a recap: The Fayetteville, Arkansas-based restaurant franchise, Slim Chickens, is opening its first location in this Tulsa market on June 29th, 2015. The restaurant, which is corporately owned, has been in the works for...

The lessons learned on the baseball diamond are easily translated to the business environment. Bill Hooks, a franchisee in the Slim Chickens system, played Division 3 baseball and has been able to apply some of the tenants of America’s past time to his franchise business....

BY BETH MATTSON-TEIG Toppers opened 17 stores last year, fueled by good access to capital for franchisees. Franchise groups looking to finance renovations of an existing store or the construction or acquisition of new locations are finding plenty of options. “I think the markets have definitely made...

By Kevin Hardy Technological advancements have changed everything about the quick-service experience—and woe to the operator who falls behind. Acquiring new restaurant technology can be a tricky business. Because of ever-decreasing prices, an operator may not want to be the first to buy a new application...