Restaurant Chain Growth Report 11/13/13

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Mclean, VA-based VAPIANO (founded 2002) has increased by 24 units, from 106 to 130 (23% growth) and entered into FL, Brazil,…

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Orlando, FL-based SMOKEY BONES BAR & FIRE GRILL has increased by 1 unit, from 65 to 66 (2% growth).  This is a family/casual concept, serving…

Mellow Raleigh to Host 10-Year Anniversary Parking Lot Party Raleigh, NC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mellow Mushroom Raleigh has announced that it will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a parking lot party on Sunday, June 24, 2012. The day has been declared by…

Southlake, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening Southlake, Texas, on Monday, April 16th. This Mellow is located at 2820 E. Southlake Blvd., in the Gateway Shopping Center, within miles of the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport. Owners Jim AuBuchon…

A Charlotte man who spent months out of work is now celebrating his success, and he says it would have never happened if he wasn’t sent to the unemployment line. They’re rolling in the dough at Charlotte’s newest Mellow Mushroom…

Charlotte, NC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers is proud to announce their newest opening in the Ballantyne Village, in Charlotte, N.C., on Monday, December 12th. This Mellow, which marks the second location for Charlotte, is located at 14825 Ballantyne Village…

Jacksonville, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mellow Mushroom Jacksonville will be joining forces with the National Movember Movement, and will be throwing their annual Movember Event on Thursday, December 1st, at 9734 Deer Lake Ct. #1, at 8 pm. During the month of…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Denton, Texas, on October 10th at 217 East Hickory Street. It will be located just off of the downtown square one block from the A-Train station. This Mellow, which marks the fourth…

Charles and Kelly Wilson are thrilled to be opening a new Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers in Cumming, Georgia, on October 10th. Kelly states, “We have some of the best shopping, dining and entertainment attractions in the area, and Mellow Mushroom…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers of Atlanta, Georgia, kicked off a company-wide promotion centered on fall inspired flavors. The promotion, The Home Grown Harvest, runs from October 3rd through November 20th. “With the fall season upon us, Mellow has taken popular…

The town of Wrightsville Beach is about to be a lot more fun with its newest addition, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers. Mellow Mushroom is pleased to announce the upcoming opening of its newest restaurant at 224 Causeway Drive, just over…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will open in Downtown Arlington, on Monday, September 5, 2011, at 200 North Center Street located next to Arlington Music Hall. Owner’s Kim and Montie Slawson are eager to open this new Mellow right on the…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers is coming back to Boone under new ownership opening Monday, August 1, 2011 at 805 West King Street in the heart of Downtown. Owner Chuck Luddeke, is looking forward to bringing Mellow back to Boone. “Mellow…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will open in Lexington, South Carolina, on Monday, July 18, 2011, at 5364 Sunset Boulevard, across from the Golden Hills Country Club. Mellow Mushroom features a creative menu with an assortment of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones,…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Rogers, Arkansas on Monday, June 13, 2011, at 5204 Village Parkway. This Mellow is located off of the New Hope exit on I-540 in front of Village on the Creeks. Mellow Mushroom…

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers will be opening in Florence, South Carolina on Monday, March 7, 2011, at 120 Dunbarton Dr, Florence, SC 29501 in front of Magnolia Mall. Matt and Alexandra Duke, owners, explained why they were excited to bring…

Mellow Mushroom will be opening Greater Cincinnati’s first Pizza Bakery on Monday, November 15, 2010, at 1014 Town Drive, Wilder, KY, 41076, next to the Town and Country Sports complex. Kevin Molony, owner, explained why he us ecstatic to bring…