BRIX Holdings Names New President

Dallas — BRIX Holdings, LLC, a Dallas-based multi-brand franchising company, has promoted Craig Erlich to president. Erlich will oversee BRIX’s portfolio of franchise brands, which include the franchising companies for Red Mango, Smoothie Factory, Souper Salad and RedBrick Pizza.

Smoothie Factory Forms Alliance With Gold’s Gym

Dallas — Smoothie Factory and Gold’s Gym, both Dallas-based companies, have entered into an agreement to test several Smoothie Factory locations inside select Gold’s Gym® locations. The first Gold’s Gym Smoothie Factory opened in Cedar Park, Texas, in February 2016.