NATIONAL NEWS
  • Auntie Anne's raises $1M for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

  • On Friday, the soft pretzel retailer celebrated raising more than $1 million for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, as well as the company’s 26th birthday.

  • Auntie Anne's food truck hits Fort Wayne

  • Capitalizing on the food truck craze, Auntie Anne’s Pretzels has hit the road to introduce its newest nontraditional venue.

  • Auntie Anne's fights childhood cancer with Alex's Lemonade Stand 

    Auntie Anne’s commitment to community giving is part of the company’s founding heritage and is evident today through its new fundraising campaign for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.

    Read more at QSR Magazine

    How Auntie Anne's successfully executed its new breakfast platform

    Auntie Anne's expands breakfast offerings to 32 locations, with all travel locations expected to carry the menu next year.

    Read more at QSR Web

    Soft pretzels out of hard times

    When Anne Beiler bought a stand in a weekly Pennsylvania farmers' market, her ambitions were modest. The founder and CEO of Auntie Anne's started the company after enduring personal and family trauma.

    Read more at Fortune

  • Auntie Anne's executive shares 'Be the Boss' experience

    “It’s rewarding to help somebody achieve the American dream, and that, for me, as the president, was the most important and rewarding part,” Dunn said.

    Read more at Nation's Restaurant News

  • Auntie Anne’s Takes Employee Incentives to the Extreme With the Ultimate Staff Reward

    Bill Dunn, president and chief operating officer for Lancaster, Pennsylvania–based Auntie Anne’s, says the opportunity not only offered a marketing tool to get the quick-serve brand in front of thousands—even millions—of consumers, but also a way to bolster its franchising community.

    Read more at QSR Magazine

  • Workers Compete to Win Franchise on New A&E Reality Show

    On Sunday (Dec. 2), the creators of the reality show "Undercover Boss" will unveil their latest peek at the workplace on A&E with "Be the Boss". William Dunn, president and CEO of the hand-rolled soft pretzel chain Auntie Anne's, said being a part of the show afforded one of their hardworking employees a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

    Read more at Business News Daily

  • Auntie Anne’s Kicks Off Fundraiser to Fight Childhood Cancer

  • August 20, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/199237/Auntie-Anne-s-kicks-off-fundraiser-to-fight-childhood-cancer
  • Auntie Anne’s Plays Games for Cancer Research

    August 20, 2012 | http://www.qsrmagazine.com/news/auntie-annes-plays-games-cancer-research
  • Auntie Anne’s Launches National Campaign to Fight Childhood Cancer

    August 16, 2012 | http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/auntie-annes-launches-national-campaign-to-fight-childhood-cancer-1691769.htm
  • Auntie Anne’s awards $40K in scholarships

    August 10, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/198801/Auntie-Anne-s-awards-40K-in-scholarships
  • Auntie Anne’s Testing Mobile Ads with Real-Time Redemption

    July 26, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/197993/Auntie-Anne-s-testing-mobile-ads-with-real-time-redemption
  • Tying up the Competition

    July 3, 2012 | http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000099799&play=1
  • The Taste of Summer Just Got Better

    May 16, 2012 | http://www.sheknows.com/food-and-recipes/articles/960509/strawberry-cheesecake-dessert-pizza-recipe
  • Auntie Anne’s Expands its Nontraditional Venues

    May 15, 2012 | http://www.qsrmagazine.com/news/auntie-anne-s-expands-its-non-traditional-venues
  • Auntie Anne’s Opens Flagship Military Base Location

    May 15, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/194416/Auntie-Anne-s-opens-flagship-military-base-location
  • Auntie Anne’s Crowdsources for Pretzel Recipe

    April 27, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/193682/Auntie-Anne-s-crowdsources-for-pretzel-recipe
  • Auntie Anne’s Ready for Free Pretzel Day on March 3rd

    February 17, 2012 | http://www.qsrmagazine.com/news/auntie-anne-s-ready-free-pretzel-day-march-3?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+QSRmagazine+(QSR+magazine)
  • Auntie Anne’s Hosting Free Pretzel Day to Build Loyalty

    February 17, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/190617/Auntie-Anne-s-hosting-Free-Pretzel-Day-to-build-loyalty
  • Auntie Anne’s Tests Whole Wheat Pretzels

    January 27, 2012 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/189675/Auntie-Anne-s-tests-whole-wheat-pretzels
  • Auntie Anne’s Now Testing Whole Grain Pretzels

    January 27, 2012 | http://www.qsrmagazine.com/news/auntie-anne-s-now-testing-whole-grain-pretzels?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+QSR_IndustryNews+(QSR+Industry+News)
  • International Franchise Opportunities Reach Far

    November 30, 2011 | http://www.thestreet.com/story/11322564/1/international-franchising-opportunities-reach-far.html
  • Interview with Bill Dunn, President and COO of Auntie Anne’s Pretzels

    December 7, 2011 | http://www.opportunityworld.com/radio_showpage.aspx?id=20
  • How Franchises Choose Charities

    November 11, 2011 | http://www.blogtalkradio.com/franchise-interviews/2011/11/10/how-franchises-choose-charities-on-franchise-interviews
  • Auntie Anne’s Partners with Alex’s Lemonade Stand

    September 23, 2011 | http://www.qsrweb.com/article/184939/Auntie-Anne-s-partners-with-Alex-s-Lemonade-Stand
  • Celebrities Go Back to their First Jobs

    April 26, 2010 | http://www.oprah.com/
  • The Power of Free

    April 10, 2010 | http://www.qsrmagazine.com/
  • Delicious, Home-Baked Pretzels – Auntie Anne’s® At-HomeTM Baking Kit

    March 23, 2010 | http://www.whatscookingatdd.com/
  • Airport restaurants reap the upside of long waits

    January 7, 2010 | http://money.cnn.com/

  • LOCAL NEWS
  • LMU’s Miller Receives Auntie Anne’s Scholarship

    August 31, 2012 | http://lmu1.lmunet.edu/cgi-bin/MySQLdb?VIEW=/news/view_one.txt&newsid=1297
  • Made in PA: Auntie Anne’s Fundraising Pretzels

    July 19, 2012 | http://www.fox43.com/videogallery/71190474/News/Made-in-PA-Auntie-Annes-Pretzels#gl-9
  • What’s on the menu? New dining options emerge

    August 23, 2012 | http://www.hattiesburgamerican.com/article/20120823/LIFESTYLE03/208230318/What-s-menu-New-dining-options-emerge
  • Pretzels for a Purpose

    August 21, 2012 | http://blog.oregonlive.com/business-watch/2012/08/pretzels_for_a_purpose.html
  • Auntie Anne’s seeking owner-operator for McCain Mall location

    August 9, 2012 | http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2012/aug/09/transitions-20120809/
  • Auntie Anne’s Unit is Military Post’s First

    June 20, 2012 | http://www.elpasotimes.com/news/ci_20893693/auntie-annes-unit-is-military-post-first?source=rss
  • Avid Rockville Cook Bakes it Big

    May 9, 2012 | http://www.gazette.net/article/20120509/NEWS/705099678/1020/avid-rockville-cook-bakes-it-big&template=gazette
  • Scottsville Baker’s Winning Pie Recipe

    May 7, 2012 | http://blogs.democratandchronicle.com/her-staff/?p=3875
  • Twisting Pretzels with Auntie Anne’s

    February 28, 2012 | http://pahomepage.com/palive-details?nxd_id=230022
  • Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Auntie Anne’s Pretzels

    February 10, 2012 | http://www.ksdk.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=302968
  • Auntie Anne’s Heart-Shaped Pretzels

    February 6, 2012 | http://www.king5.com/new-day-northwest/Auntie-Annes-heart-shaped-pretzels-138789749.html
  • A Twist in the Pretzel Tale

    January 27, 2012 | http://blogs.democratandchronicle.com/health/?p=875
  • Auntie Anne’s Pretzels Opens in Sandy, UT

    November 23, 2011 | http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/52965158-80/pretzels-pretzel-anne-sandy.html.csp
  • Duggar Family helps raise money for children’s hospital

    November 3, 2011 | http://arkansasmatters.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=478307
  • When Customers Become Franchisees

    October 31, 2011 | http://www.thestreet.com/story/11293074/4/when-customers-become-franchisees.html
  • Cherry Hill boasts fastest pretzel roller in the country

    October 10, 2011 | http://sj.sunne.ws/2011/10/10/cherry-hill-boasts-fastest-pretzel-roller-in-the-country/
  • Franchise Chatter: Q&A Interview with Rogers, AR Franchise Partner

    September 14, 2011 | http://www.franchisechatter.com/2011/09/14/franchise-chatter-exclusive-qa-interview-with-bob-phillips-franchise-owner-of-auntie-annes-in-rogers-ar-and-franchisee-of-the-year-in-2009/
  • Try My Job: Twisting Pretzels

    May 3, 2010 | http://www.kfyrtv.com/