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Cousins Subs partners with SiteZeus to propel data-driven market planning
TAMPA, Fla. (November 8, 2021) — Cousins Subs launched nearly five decades ago when cousins Bill Specht and Jim Sheppard decided to bring their favorite sub-style sandwich to the Midwest. The Wisconsin-based sandwich chain now operates nearly 100 stores in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana and remains hungry for growth. The company has always been driven by a strong mission – to Believe in Better. Their focus is on serving better quality food, building better communities, and now using better data-driven tools to help identify the best locations in which to expand and bring their concept to more consumers. Cousins Subs is using SiteZeus’ A.I.-powered location intelligence platform to apply a scientific methodology to analyzing reinvestment, relocation, and remodeling decisions and ultimately drive more strategic and profitable infill expansion.
Krystal Restaurants teams up with SiteZeus to help drive strategic market planning
TAMPA, Fla. (August 31, 2021) — Krystal Restaurants has proved it has the chops – or in this case, the Bacon Cheese Krystals – to thrive in the competitive quick service restaurant business. The nearly 300-store concept has been serving generations of customers since 1932, but the company recognizes that its future success hinges in part on leveraging digital innovation to strengthen sales and scale the brand. In line with the Krystal growth plan, the multi-unit brand will be leveraging SiteZeus’ A.I.-powered location intelligence platform to better understand its customers and pick locations with high revenue potential.
Melting Pot’s appetite for smart growth leads to a key partnership with SiteZeus
Innovation and forward-thinking have always been a part of Melting Pot’s brand culture. That was the case when the company opened its first fondue restaurant in 1975. The same remains true today as the company leverages SiteZeus’ cutting-edge location intelligence technology to fuel its market planning decisions. In this exciting new partnership, Melting Pot will leverage SiteZeus' A.I.-powered platform to enhance sales forecasts, better understand customer segments, and run white space analysis with unprecedented speed and accuracy.
Pieology teams up with SiteZeus on new recipe for data-driven expansion
California-based pizza chain Pieology isn’t just another create-your-own pizzeria. True, it offers great flavor-packed custom and signature pies. However, the fast casual restaurant company was built with a bigger vision of serving individuality and nourishing personal connections. That business model and vision is resonating with both customers and franchisees – and firing more growth for the company. Pieology is partnering with SiteZeus as it embarks on a plan to expand its 120-store multi-unit footprint.
Sonny’s BBQ cooks up a new off-premise blueprint, served with a side of A.I.-powered market planning
Sonny Tillman founded his first restaurant in Gainesville, Florida, in 1968, when the world was a very different place. Long before smartphones and online ordering, Tillman and his wife, Lucille, dreamed of “serving slow-cooked, all-you-can-eat BBQ with a generous helping of Southern hospitality.” Now 96 locations strong (and growing), Sonny’s BBQ spans eight southeastern states and is one of the country’s largest barbecue chains.
International tea brand Gong Cha taps SiteZeus to accelerate its U.S. expansion
TAMPA, Fla. (January 11, 2021) — UK-based Gong Cha is one of the most recognized bubble tea brands in the world. The company has carefully crafted that success on a foundation of premium quality teas sourced from the finest tea estates in Taiwan. Since it was founded in 2006, Gong Cha has expanded to over 19 countries with nearly 14,00 locations worldwide, including 105 stores in the U.S. SiteZeus is excited to be helping the company rapidly and efficiently scale up its multi-unit footprint across the U.S.
Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria partners with SiteZeus to aid multi-unit expansion across U.S.
SiteZeus is thrilled to announce its new partnership with Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria. Founder Lou Malnati started the Chicago-based pizza company 50 years ago based on the recipe his father helped create at Chicago’s first deep-dish pizzeria in 1943. Currently, the pizzeria has 57 locations in Illinois and 10 more in Arizona, Wisconsin, and Indiana. The real estate team at Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria will leverage SiteZeus’ A.I.-powered platform to identify new markets and sites with high revenue potential.
MOOYAH Burgers, Fries, and Shakes leverages SiteZeus’ predictive-modeling platform to grow confidently in new markets
SiteZeus is excited to announce its latest partnership with MOOYAH Burgers, Fries, and Shakes, an international fast-casual franchise brand. While 2020 has been a challenging year for restaurant brands, MOOYAH not only survived the pandemic shutdown but even found itself in a growth phase due to several smart initiatives it rolled out pre-pandemic, including menu innovations and a new restaurant design.
VantEdge Partners chooses SiteZeus to accelerate growth for its restaurant brands
VantEdge Partners knows what it takes to help businesses succeed. Its team has combined experience investing more than $25 billion in over 50 investments. It’s core strategy? VantEdge Partners is laser-focused on a partner-first mentality and results-driven approach that helps its business partners maximize their growth potential. SiteZeus is excited to be a part of that formula for success.
Savory selects SiteZeus to help fuel nationwide expansion
TAMPA, Fla. (July 16, 2020) — Today, SiteZeus announced that Savory selected its location intelligence platform to help make fast and effective real estate decisions that will fuel rapid expansion of its portfolio brands.
Checkers & Rally’s fuels nationwide expansion with SiteZeus’ location intelligence platform
TAMPA, Fla. (June 1, 2020) — SiteZeus is pleased to announce its newest partnership with Checkers & Rally's, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for its exceptional value, people-first attitude and “Crazy Good Food." With nearly 900 locations and plenty of available territory in desired markets across the U.S., Checkers & Rally’s will leverage this A.I. powered, subscription-based platform to further expand its thriving portfolio, while making critical market planning decisions.
Torchy’s Tacos seeks the “best damn” locations with SiteZeus
Torchy’s Taco’s, home to the “Best Damn Tacos,” is seeking to maximize their growth in new markets with the help of SiteZeus’ A.I. powered market planning platform.