Sweetening The Franchising Deal With Discount Incentives

Owning your own business as part of a franchise system has a number of benefits over doing it on your own.

Bagger Dave’s First Franchisee Is Also Its First Restaurant Outside Michigan

Southfield-based Diversified Restaurant Holdings Inc.

Vanguard Cleaning Systems Recognized Among Top 50 Franchises For Minorities

The National Minority Franchising Initiative (NMFI) recognized Vanguard Cleaning Systems, a leading commercial cleaning franchise organization, as one of its “50 Top Franchises for Minorities.” The results of this annual survey were featured in the Nov 4th issue of USA Today in the Franchising Today section.

Franchised Urgent Medical Care Comes To The Valley

Franchising takes a new direction this weekend in the Roanoke Valley — the region’s first franchised urgent care center.


Coffee To Save Historic “Original Avon Lady” Home

Albee House Coffee Roasters is named in honor of the Winchester home that was once the residence of Persis Albee — the first “Avon lady” — who invented the marketing strategy used by Avon Cosmetics.

Anytime Fitness Announces Its Grand Opening In North Dallas

Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest growing 24-hour co-ed fitness franchise, is pleased to announce it is open for business in The Arbors Shopping Center at Preston/Frankford.

Restaurant Chains Depend On Franchises For Expansion

Fast-food chain Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen has 75 restaurants in California’s Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside counties, and it plans to open 24 more despite the lagging economy.

Introduction To Franchising

The business model of franchising has been called one of the greatest ever developed.