Fast-Food Kiosks Slow To Catch On In U.S.

CHICAGO – Shoppers can buy gas, check in for a flight or scan their own groceries without the help of a clerk, but the self-serve kiosks revolutionizing so much of the world are having a tough time gaining traction in the nation’s fast-food industry.


Crye-Leike Expands In Atlanta Market

Crye-Leike Realtors is opening its 100th office in Duluth, Ga., at the end of June, adding to the company’s Atlanta metro market operations, which started in 2005.


Fresh-Food Franchises

As more Americans ditch their burgers for a healthy salad, we’re seeing a rise in the number of restaurants and products targeting health-conscious consumers.


Now at the Car Wash: Dog Shampoos and Wi-Fi

Facing growing competition from the likes of Home Depot Inc.

Carnival Of Marketing

Today’s Carnival of Marketing is up at Marketallica.

Carnival of Business

This week’s Carnival of Business is up at Stock Market Beat.

Carnival of Personal Finance

Today’s Carnival of Personal Finance is up at Consumerism Commentary.

Carnival of the Capitalists

This week’s Carnival of the Capitalists is up at Blog Business World.


He Will Buy Your Idea

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First Steps After Buying Your Franchise

Buying a franchise is similar to buying a house – both are monumental decisions that require you to go through a process that happens in stages.