Callie Evergreen

Reporter

Bio

Intrigued by fascinating founder stories and quirky business ideas, Callie also takes the lead on any executive moves and promotions in franchising.

Home town

South St. Paul, Minn.

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Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, the parent company of burger franchise Checkers and Rally’s, received a $20 million investment from owner Oak Hill Capital Partners IV to fund a five-year growth plan, which includes an upgraded kitchen and new restaurant design.

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Resources

Congratulations to our 2020 class of Legal Eagles. These attorneys live and breathe franchising and understand the nuances of this unique business model at a deep level.

The Franchise Handbook is the first place to start your journey into franchising. We have selected the best franchise opportunities, financial contacts and vendors to navigate you to success.

When COVID-19 hit and dining rooms were shut down, breakfast and brunch brand Another Broken Egg Cafe struggled with how to stay open and keep staff employed. Morning meal customer transactions have suffered the steepest declines during the pandemic, reported The NPD Group, with those transactions falling by 18 percent at major restaurant chains in June.