John Kirk, AIA, partner at Cooper Robertson, discusses the master plan and architectural design for the historic Farmington Country Club in Charlottesville, Va.

The quick-service restaurant prepares to debut in the Great Lake State by opening three locations in the Grand Rapids area this December.

The ramen restaurant is set to expand into several new markets by year’s end.

Biggby Coffee continues its aggressive expansion plans by breaking into the Georgia market. 

Nékter Juice Bar has signed 64 new franchise locations in 2022, introducing five new markets to the brand’s roster. 

Two fast-casual restaurant franchises remain on track to meet 2022 growth goals.

Better-for-you brand Original ChopShop plans to open six new stores, including its first location in Georgia. That chain has also recently opened a home office support center.

Black Bear Diner continues aggressive growth in Texas with five additional openings planned for Mesquite, San Antonio, Amarillo, El Paso and Harker Heights.