Canadian plant-based restaurant chain Copper Branch heads Down Under

Copper Branch, the Canadian restaurant chain, is to expand into Australia and New Zealand with the first restaurant planned for Melbourne.  The first Copper Branch in Australia will open late this month, offering a plant-based cuisine, with plans to expand across the country in the coming years…

The man who bought Celine Dion’s Nickels deli could be coming for your favourite restaurant chain next

A few years ago, Foodtastic Inc. was a minor restaurant franchisor in Montreal. It started with a burger concept, and a line of souvlaki restaurants, and Nickels, the deli brand that Celine Dion co-founded in the early 1990s….

Foodtastic to Acquire Quesada Burritos & Tacos Amid Major Growth Push

“Quesada is one of the largest Quick Service Restaurant brands in the country, and we are happy to welcome this fast-growing brand into the Foodtastic family,” said Peter Mammas, President and CEO of Foodtastic. “We look forward to working with all our new franchisees and expanding the brand in Canada.”

Adam Sandler dines in Guelph, Ont. restaurant while in town filming new movie

“Adam Sandler is causing quite the stir in the Royal City, with several people in Guelph, Ont., catching a glimpse of the funny man over the weekend. […] The staff at Milestones Restaurant in Guelph were star struck when Sandler came in for a bite to eat on Sunday night.”