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  1. An Albert Enterprises Halloween
    31 Oct, 2018
    An Albert Enterprises Halloween
    Every Halloween the Albert Enterprises team does it BIG with costume contests throughout the company. At the Albert Enterprises Home Office / MATsolutions , Laura Bladen took home the top prize for her Steampunk attire, and Zach Seefeldt took home the 3rd Annual Chili Cook Off Prize. Check out some of the creative costumes below!
  2. A Franchisee's Perspective: The Importance of Evolving a Brand, Franchising USA
    29 Oct, 2018
    A Franchisee's Perspective: The Importance of Evolving a Brand, Franchising USA
    In today’s competitive marketplace, the need to remain relevant is paramount - particularly for quick service and fast-casual restaurants.  With elevated technology, a focus on fresh and sustainable ingredients, and changing customer attitudes, franchisees must overcome the fear of change and make an investment in keeping their brands relevant. We know that a transition can be uncomfortable and exciting at the same time.  When we opened our first Schlotzsky’s in 1995, we knew the brand as
  3. Schlotzsky’s couple doubles down by David Farkas, Franchise Times
    29 Oct, 2018
    Schlotzsky’s couple doubles down by David Farkas, Franchise Times
    The Developers Longtime Schlotzsky’s franchisees Cary and Jackie Albert will soon become franchisees of Marriott International, with a new Fairfield Inn in Ennis, Texas. The couple has been developing commercial real estate in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex for the past 10 years, and the hotel deal is part of their next strip center project. The couple, who operate 30 Schlotzsky’s, had been buying existing 8,000- to 10,000-square-foot centers, typically opening a Schlotzsky’s with a
  4. Albert Restaurant Group awarded at 2018 Focus Brands Global Conference
    10 Apr, 2018
    Albert Restaurant Group awarded at 2018 Focus Brands Global Conference
    Every two years, FOCUS Brands (proud parent company of Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill, and Schlotzsky’s) bring people together from around the world to celebrate the success of its amazing brands. Owners, operators and decision-makers of more than 5,000 shoppes, bakeries, and restaurants represent this industry-leading group along with corporate executives, associates, and supplier partners. TOP BUNS! At the Focus Brands annual convention held in
  5. 17 female execs offer advice about rising to the top of a male-dominated field
    09 Mar, 2017
    17 female execs offer advice about rising to the top of a male-dominated field
    17 female execs offer advice about rising to the top of a male-dominated field | FASTCASUAL.COM Women still only make up only 27.3 percent of the industry's CEOs and 21.4 percent of chefs or head cooks. The good news, however, is that the number of female-owned restaurants has increased by 40 percent in the last decade. Half of all U.S. restaurants are either owned or co-owned by women, NRA President Dawn Sweeney wrote in a recent blog. We are making headway.  In honor of International Women's
  6. Best of Murphy 2017 - Schlotzsky's Voted Best Sandwich
    08 Mar, 2017
    Best of Murphy 2017 - Schlotzsky's Voted Best Sandwich
    Schlotzsky's Voted Best Sandwich by Murphy Monitor Poll In just three short months, Schlotzsky's has provided residents with a wide range of offerings, and recently won Best Sandwich in the Murphy Monitor's Best of Voting. Full Article Available in the March 8-9, 2017 Best of 2017 Readers' Choice Awards Murphy Monitor The Sachse News The Wylie News
  7. The Rinse-and-Repeat Franchise Model That Makes This Couple $25 Million a Year
    16 Nov, 2016
    The Rinse-and-Repeat Franchise Model That Makes This Couple $25 Million a Year
    The Rinse-and-Repeat Franchise Model That Makes This Couple $25 Million a Year By Bartie Scott Bartie Scott is a reporter for Inc. and an alumna of the University of Tennessee and New York University. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. Cary and Jacquelyn Albert purchased their first S chlotzsky's Deli franchise in 1995 with a $65,000 personal investment and a government loan. They entered the business carefully, waiting four years to open their second and third stores. By 2005 the Alberts owned
  8. ARG Celebrates Schlotzsky's 45th Birthday!
    04 Oct, 2016
    ARG Celebrates Schlotzsky's 45th Birthday!
    Albert Restaurant Group celebrates BIG for Schlotzsky's 45th Birthday! Check out the pictures below of our amazing restaurant teams!
  9. International Franchise Association names Albert Enterprises Franchisee Of The Year 2016
    19 Sep, 2016
    International Franchise Association names Albert Enterprises Franchisee Of The Year 2016
    IFA FRANCHISEE OF THE YEAR AWARD 2016 Cary & Jackie Albert were named Franchisee of the Year 2016 at the annual International Franchise Association gala in Washington, DC. ABOUT The purpose of the IFA Awards Program is to provide recognition to those individuals who and organizations that have contributed to the growth and success of franchising as a method of distribution in the global economy. Created to recognize outstanding IFA member-company franchise establishment owner-operators, the
  10. Albert Restaurant Group Named Inc. 5000 America's Fastest Growing Companies 2016
    17 Aug, 2016
    Albert Restaurant Group Named Inc. 5000 America's Fastest Growing Companies 2016
    Introducing the Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Companies The 2016 Inc. 5000 are the superheroes of the U.S. economy. America’s fastest-growing private companies wield powers like strategy, service, and innovation. On this list you’ll find businesses that exercise the body and the mind, push the boundaries of virtual reality and 3-D printing, and delight fans with rock concerts and (in the case of the No. 1 company, LootCrate)--superheroes. Thrill to these companies' amazing
  11. Albert Restaurant Group is honored with the Making a Difference Community Service Award
    18 Feb, 2016
    Albert Restaurant Group is honored with the Making a Difference Community Service Award
    At the Focus Brands annual convention held in Las Vegas, Cary & Jackie Albert were presented with the 2014 Making a Difference Community Service Award. From the beginning, Albert Restaurant Group has been focused on giving back to the communities in which they serve. Well-known throughout the franchise system, Cary and Jackie Albert have been part of the Schlotzsky’s family for two decades and currently own and operate 24 locations throughout Texas.
  12. Albert Restaurant Group named Schlotzsky’s Franchise Partner of The Year 2015.
    18 Feb, 2016
    Albert Restaurant Group named Schlotzsky’s Franchise Partner of The Year 2015.
    Schlotzsky’s honored Cary and Jackie Albert of Dallas with the Don & Dolores Dissman Franchise Partner of the Year award. Well-known throughout the franchise system, Cary and Jackie Albert have been part of the Schlotzsky’s family for two decades and currently own and operate 24 locations throughout Texas. The Don & Dolores Dissman Franchise Partner of the Year Award goes to a top-level franchise partner in the system who leads by example and sets the bar at the highest level through
  13. Schlotzsky's Hosts Fundraiser to Support Police Familes Battling Cancer
    12 Feb, 2016
    Schlotzsky's Hosts Fundraiser to Support Police Familes Battling Cancer
    Albert Restaurant Group's Schlotzsky's restaurants team up with the Dallas Fallen Officer Foundation to support Police Families Battling Cancer. Click the link to read more: http://www.fox4news.com/news/88533666-story
  14. Albert Restaurant Group Opens Dairy Queen in Dallas!
    30 Dec, 2015
    Albert Restaurant Group Opens Dairy Queen in Dallas!
    Grand Opening Celebration! Join the Party! Be one of the first 100 people to purchase one of our amazing DQ® Blizzard® Cakes and receive a card entitling you to One Free Hungr-Buster® per week for an entire year! 14815 Coit Road Dallas, TX 75248 972-980-4456 Grand Opening: Wednesday, December 30th @ 9 a.m.
  15. MATsolutions of Irving, TX Named U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winner for Second Yea
    27 Jan, 2015
    MATsolutions of Irving, TX Named U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winner for Second Yea
    Irving, TX, January 27, 2015 —The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has named MATsolutions of Irving, TX a Blue Ribbon Small Business Award winner for the second year in a row. The annual program recognizes companies for their dedication to the principles of free enterprise and contributions to restoring jobs and supporting economic growth. MATsolutions was selected from a record number of applicants across the nation for demonstrating exceptional business practices in areas including strategic planning,

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