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BFT 300th studio

BFT hits 300-studio milestone, launches in Spain

The brand now has a presence in nine countries, including the US.
Accor celebrates ibis 50 (1)

Accor group celebrates 50 years of Ibis hotels

ibis is launching a new brand culture program and campaign.
McDonald's buys Israel restaurants

McDonald’s buys back 225 restaurants in Israel

The war in Gaza has affected sales in the region.
Swimart merges Paramount Pools

Swimart merges with Paramount Pools in New Zealand

The two firms have a combined 98 years of experience.
7-Eleven International Australia takeover

7-Eleven International completes Australian takeover

The acquisition is expected to transform the convenience chain's product offer.
Gong cha US franchising

Gong cha to accelerate US growth with direct franchising

New franchise partners will launch Gong cha in Puerto Rica and Las Vegas.
Wyndham Hotels record growth

Wyndham Hotels reports record growth in Asia-Pacific

Last year Wyndham Hotels signed 222 hotels, and opened 158.
McDonald's global outage

McDonald’s suffers global tech outage

McDonald's global outage affected mobile and self-serve kiosk ordering in some countries.
Planet Fitness US$1.1 billion

Planet Fitness adds 165 gyms, lifts revenue to US$1.1 billion

Last year the business had a footprint of 2,575 gyms.
Club Pilates UK launches

Club Pilates launches in UK

Club Pilates UK launches with a bold plan to reach up to 75 studios in five years.