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In a crowded field of franchisors, one stands out as a totally unique opportunity for savvy entrepreneurs who are looking for a cutting-edge business. In 2003...

 

Market demand for fitness franchises is strong. One out of every five Americans is paying for a gym membership.

 

Last night, you and the family celebrated your birthday with dinner at your favorite sit-down restaurant, a well-known franchised brand. After the usual great meal --...

 

If, as they say, innovation is the intersection of great ideas, the science-backed brand, REVOLISM, is set to make a life-changing mark in the $1 trillion global...

 

"Obviously, if my sales are going up I will have more cash!" Think again. Growth costs money, yet most entrepreneurs believe that much of their growth can be funded...

 

While it's not uncommon for a brand to experience local buzz and strong initial sales when opening in a new market, Del Taco has demonstrated that by offering freshly...

 

New IFA Economic Study Says Strong Franchise Sector Will Outpace US Economy During 2018.

 

Identify where you can develop and become a more effective leader, then you will be able to help develop your rising stars into leaders that help take your organization...

 

When Mitchell York first came across Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies as a possible investment, the corporate executive immediately passed on the brand, vowing...

 

One of the best ways for a new franchisee to get in on the action in franchising is by choosing a nontraditional location. Why? For starters, try reduced franchise fees,...

 

Liberty Tax is launching a new look this tax season with an ear to the ground and an eye on the tax business: "You Do Life. We Do Taxes.'

 

Clyde Rucker, a U.S. Army veteran and self-described military brat, said he spent years working his way to the top in corporate America and as a franchise executive for...

 

Tennessee Multi-Unit Operator Opens Second Of Several Grabbagreen Locations In The Volunteer State.

 

Panera Bread Wants the FDA To Clearly Define "Egg" In Order To Improve Industry Standards And Enhance Food Transparency.

 

The Brass Tap, a trailblazer of the upscale craft beer bar and entertainment concept, is kicking up its competitive game with plans to add liquor to the brand's craft...

 

The aging Baby Boomer population is creating an unprecedented marketplace for senior care service providers.

 

Co-branding has been described as the combining and retaining of two or more brands to create a single, unique product or service. No matter how you describe it, it's a...

 

the inside coup is revving up growth in 2018 with three newly-inked franchise area development agreements to expand in Columbus, Ohio,  San Antonio, and Austin, Texas.

 

Social media marketing has evolved from the new kid on the block to its more proper place as a part of a brand's overall marketing strategy--a large part that is still...

 

Houston-Based Multi-Brand Operator Kicks Off The Year By Opening The First of Four New Captain D's Locations in The City.

 

6 Key Indicators That Will Help You Evaluate and Identify Leaders Within your Franchise Company.

 

Master franchising is a form of the franchisor-franchisee relationship in which the master franchisee essentially becomes a mini-franchisor for a specified territory....

 

In previous columns I've written about relying too heavily on technology if it places a barrier between the customer experience and your brand--and of the need for...

 

Two Multi-Unit Operators Merge to Become Tropical Smoothie Café's Largest Franchisee and Then Sign New Development Agreement.

 

Why you should set resolutions for your business and the benefits you can reap from sticking to them.

 

It’s not surprising that there are over 30,000 gyms and health clubs in the U.S. generating $21,800,000,000 in revenue according to Statistic Brain since Americans are...

 

Prospective franchisees have several different entry points into franchising. The most common entry path for a new franchisee is to sign on for a single unit and operate...

 

From his childhood growing up in Houston, Pakistani-born Amin Dhanani watched his father, the late Hassan Ali Dhanani, and family members build The Dhanani Group, a...

 

Five Guys Burgers and Fries Multi-Unit Operator Signs Agreement to Open 18 Melt Shop Locations Throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.

 

A new Technomic study reveals trends and data about consumers' shifting behavior and attitudes towards retailer meal solutions (RMS).

 

Taking a franchise brand international requires research, dedication, and a lot of hard work. And as we looked at last time, it requires strong relationships with the...

 

Newly inked The All American Steakhouse & Sports Theater franchisee Boris Orcev, knew his recent franchise investment was a winner—from the start.

 

Mark H. Friedman has 25 years of management consultant experience crafting high-end, multi-million-dollar turnaround strategies for large companies.

 

2018 is set to open with more than a dozen states raising the minimum wage and subsequently increasing labor costs for business operators.

 

Married Couple Open Second Massage Heights Location with Additional Units Planned for the Next Two Years.

 

Quaker Steak & Lube will ring in the New Year poised to accelerate strategic growth as the fun-family casual dining brand hits the road with a fresh focus for nationwide...

 

Diversification, a recommended strategy in designing an investment portfolio, is a big part of the thinking behind the growth in multi-brand franchising. No matter how...

 

I've been fortunate over the years to consistently think about and work on the intersection of people's experiences and how technology can help make them...

 

The leading upscale craft beer bar, The Brass Tap, is gearing up for nationwide franchise expansion with a strong development plan that is redefining the franchise bar...

 

Taco John's signs 100-unit agreement with multi-unit operator to bring the Mexican QSR brand to the Carolinas and Georgia.

 

Start the New Year off by ensuring that you focus on all areas of the business including your leadership style and the example you are setting with your people.

 

As the floodwaters were rising from hurricane Harvey's onslaught in Brazoria County, Texas, Mike Walls, who owns a Caring Senior Service franchise with his wife,...

 

Albert Tadevosyan was an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighter with a professional fight record of 7 wins, 1 loss, and 1 draw.

 

Some entrepreneurs think big from the start. No single unit for them! Instead, they sign on as an area developer, agreeing to open a certain number of units by a...

 

Gloria Jean's Coffees franchisee Eric Vo's operating mantra for success is simple. "I love to help people," says Vo, a franchisee of the premier...

 

Mega Wendy's multi-unit operator announces an agreement to add another 57 Wendy's locations across the Midwest to its growing portfolio.

 

Arby's Named One Of The 2017 Best Workplaces For Diversity By Great Place to Work and Fortune.

 

Capriotti's Sandwich Shop is setting its sights on strategic growth in 2018, with a passion for the product and a proven business model that is on the road to becoming a...

 

Just a few decades ago, franchising was still characterized by "mom and pop" operations where franchisees opened and operated a single unit for years - maybe...

 

Kevin Kelly, a decorated fighter pilot, credits his 25 years of active duty for his strategic focus on the big picture in his multi-unit franchise business.


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