Landmark Bets On Franchises

Tata Group-owned Landmark, which has 18 large format book stores, is revisiting its expansion strategy.

Get A Donut, Help Fight Cystic Fibrosis

Dunkin Donuts, America’s all-day everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, is supporting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation through the annual Sneaker Campaign for the 8th year to help improve the quality of life for those suffering from cystic fibrosis and to support research to ultimately find a cure for the disease.

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Brings Paradise To Wisconsin

Tropical, exotic, and palm trees are not typically things that come to mind when you think of Wisconsin but that will all change with the addition of Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s newest franchisee, Scott Shuda; bringing an island inspired atmosphere, fresh fruit smoothies, and premium Hawaiian coffees to the community of Mukwonago.


Obama Hates the Entrepreneur

Two studies suggest the “head winds”

Fleet Enterprises Multi-Unit Franchisee Continues To Grow; Latest Franchise Openings Include Indianapolis And Cleveland

Fleet Enterprises, a fleet maintenance company that provides mobile repair and maintenance services to the transportation industry, has announced that multi-unit franchise owner Jerry Duda has opened an additional two franchise locations in recent months.


Today in Entrepreneurial History: June 8

1887 – Herman Hollerith applies for US patent #395,791 for the ‘Art of Applying Statistics’ – his punched cardcalculator.


The iPhone Goes Prepaid

Virgin Mobile USA, which is owned and run by Sprint, threw its hat in the iPhone prepaid ring Thursday.

DC – A Capital For Start-Ups

The economy got you down?