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Pants For Kids

Children’s shorts, sized triple zero to age 14, are the byword of this new franchise concept, which although fresh to franchising has been trading for seven years and accrued more than 8,000 customers.


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Satya Paul Consults Franchise India In Pan India Expansion

As part of Genesis Colors since 2001, the brand has grown from strength to strength and is now present across 31 locations in India and selects high street boutiques abroad.


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What’s the ROI of a Handshake?

In fact, this situation is what creates the most skepticism about the value of social media for small business owners and whether or not to engage in using it.


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Buck’s The Trend: Dollar Stores Are Thriving In Jackson

Despite the Jackson economy’s slump — and maybe because of it — one type of retailer has been thriving locally: dollar stores.


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Positive Franchise Forecast For 2011

Seven in 10 franchisors intend to recruit more franchisees in 2011 as their optimism returns to pre-GFC levels, new research has revealed.


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Rumor: Google Buys Groupon For $2.5 Billion

The acquisition – which is unconfirmed at this point – follows the rumors about Google being in talks to buy the popular local deals site, after Yahoo had failed to negotiate an acquisition for a $2 billion to $3 billion earlier this year.


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How AT&T Killed The Development Of Magnetic Tape

In early 1934, Clarence Hickman, a Bell Labs engineer, had a secret machine, about six feet tall, standing in his office.


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Measure Once, Cut Once

Three years ago, [Oded Peri] got a contract to do the carpentry for the new Northampton Senior Center on Conz Street.


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Paint The Town Pink

Wright has been a Silpada Designs representative for the past eight years, selling sterling silver jewelry in relaxed home party settings – “playing dress up with jewelry” is how Janice puts it.


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Cool Calendar: Chrono-Shredder

Susanna Hertrich is the designer behind the “Chrono-Shredder” calendar.


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