Amid a rising tide of new carwash options coming to Anchorage, national chain Tommy’s Express Car Wash has begun construction on its first location in Alaska.
Nationwide sandwich chain Jersey Mike’s Subs opened its first Alaska location in Wasilla, and more are on the way throughout the summer.
An annual report by the International Franchise Association forecasts that Alaska will lose sixteen franchised businesses in 2023, despite continued economic output.
Panda Express, the largest Asian cuisine chain restaurant in the United States, opened a new franchise location across from the Fairbanks Walmart store.
A nationwide chain of chiropractic clinics signed a multi-unit franchise agreement for three locations in Alaska. The first is now open in Wasilla.
The operator of one Great Harvest Bread Co. in Fairbanks plans to open a second location inside a former Pizza Hut early next year.