Team News


Posted on September 28th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events
MOD Pizza

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and our eight MOD Pizza restaurants will celebrate National Pizza Month in October by offering a free MOD size pizza to 25 guests at each of our location on Monday, October 2. As we continue to grow the MOD Pizza brand in Michigan, we are always looking for ways to become engrained in the communities we serve and create an inspired place to eat. With October being National Pizza Month, we saw it as a perfect opportunity to put a…
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Del Taco Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month with Fox2 Detroit

Posted on September 25th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in News

With September being National Hispanic Heritage Month, our team from Del Taco stopped by Fox2 Detroit to feature our fresh and authentic Mexican menu items and share tips for how parents can use food as a vehicle for teaching their children about various cultures and geographic regions.

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants’ Co-branded Applebee’s/IHOP Renderings Featured in the Detroit Free Press

Posted on September 20th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in News

As we celebrate our 5th anniversary with the Applebee’s brand in Michigan, TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants was excited to recently connect with the Detroit Free Press on our newly released renderings for the first-ever co-branded Applebee’s/IHOP restaurant located inside the Millender Center in downtown Detroit. As a leader in the restaurant industry, the unveiling of these renderings is an exciting milestone for our company as we bring the combination of two nationally recognized and family-oriented brands one step closer to reality for residents of the…
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MOD Pizza to Open its 10th Michigan Restaurant in Troy

Posted on September 18th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in News

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) has signed the lease for its 10th MOD Pizza restaurant in metro Detroit located in Troy, at 770 Big Beaver Road. The restaurant is slated to open in early 2018 and will be 2,600 square feet. Known for its individual, artisan-style pizzas and salads, and people-first culture, MOD was founded in Seattle in 2008. Recognizing the potential of the fast-casual pizza industry, TSFR introduced the brand to Michigan in mid-2015 and plans to have 25 locations throughout metro Detroit in…
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Applebee’s Featured on Fox2 Detroit for National Cheeseburger Day, Kickoff of Five-Day Anniversary Celebration

Posted on September 17th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in News

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and our Applebee’s team were excited to join Fox2 Detroit recently to talk about our delicious all-in burgers in advance of National Cheeseburger Day and the start of our five-day anniversary celebration! On Monday, September 18, our 64 Applebee’s throughout Michigan will be featuring our all-in burgers and fries for $6.99! Additionally, kids 12 and under will eat free on September 18-20, and our veterans and active military personnel will receive 30% off their meals on September 18-22. Also, our mucho and craft…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants and its 64 Applebee’s to Celebrate 5th Anniversary on September 18-22

Posted on September 12th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in Events, News

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) is celebrating five years of ownership of our 64 Applebee’s restaurants statewide with a five-day celebration September 18-22. Throughout the celebration, we expect to giveaway $1.2 million in gift cards and free meals to our loyal guests. Throughout the week, our Applebee’s restaurants will offer free meals to kids on Monday, September 18 thru Wednesday, September 20, as well as provide veterans and active military personnel 30 percent off their meals Monday thru Friday. Furthermore, our Applebee’s will offer its all-in burgers for $6.99…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants Featured as Franchise Times’ Cover Story

Posted on September 5th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in News

As the leader in the restaurant industry, we were fortunate to have our company, our restaurants and our leaders featured as the cover story in a recent issue of Franchise Times magazine. We are dedicated to investing in our portfolio of restaurants and the talented teams that work hard every day to proudly delight our guests. Below, please find an excerpt from the article, titled “Fresh & Seasoned: Building the Schostak Empire in Michigan.” The Schostaks have it all figured out: the restaurant operator is…
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TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants to Host Dine to Donate Benefitting Veterans

Posted on September 1st, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and 14 of our West Michigan Applebee’s restaurants are donating funds and volunteering our time to Habitat for Humanity of Kent County’s (Habitat-Kent) Veteran Program, beginning with a Dine and Donate event on Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Throughout the event, 10 percent of food sales at our 14 participating Applebee’s locations will be donated directly to Habitat-Kent’s Veteran Program. Additionally, our participating restaurants will have veteran-designed donation cards for sale from Thursday, September 7  through…
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Team Schostak Family Restaurants Raises More than $78,380 for JDRF

Posted on August 30th, 2017 by TEAM Schostak in Community, Events

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR) and our portfolio of more than 100 restaurants throughout the state of Michigan raised a grand total of $78,386 to benefit JDRF (formerly known as Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) during our annual week-long fundraising event. Throughout the fundraiser, our 64 Applebee’s, 26 Olga’s Kitchen, eight MOD Pizza and five Del Taco restaurants sold JDRF’s paper sneakers in-restaurant and collected donations from guests to raise $53,386 to support JDRF. In addition to the in-restaurant collections, TSFR contributed an additional $25,000 toward to cause…
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