franchisewire: Long Beach, Calif - It's A Grind Coffee House, the fastest growing specialty coffee franchise in the United States, announced plans to double in size by the end of 2006. This comes after an outstanding...
franchisewire: Long Beach, Calif - It's A Grind Coffee House, the fastest growing specialty coffee franchise in the United States, announced plans to double in size by the end of 2006. This comes after an outstanding...
whichfranchise: 5. At this stage you will probably be asked to sign the franchise agreement. You should be guided by your solicitor as to the timing of signing the franchise agreement, which should be...

Chinese Entrepreneurs

Startup Journal: While working on an M.B.A. at the University of Calgary in Canada, Meng Sun took a part-time job behind the counter at a McDonald's. "I thought it was a very good place to start...
WhichFranchise.com: Having selected a franchise you wish to buy, there are a number of matters to which you have to attend before you can open for business. The following general guide should help you to complete...

Asking The Right Questions

Franchise Business: The franchise meeting is a strange meeting in some respects. Many potential Franchisees make the mistake of believing that the franchisor is only after their money and that they are interviewing the franchisor. In...

Finding A Suitable Franchise

Franchise Business: Take A Look At Yourself! Firstly, establish what you want to do. Do you want to work in an office, from home or from a van ? What did you enjoy most about previous jobs?...
WSI: Toronto, Canada – WSI, leading e-Business solution provider for small and medium sized businesses and the world’s #1 Internet Services franchise is pleased to announce the appointment of Ken Dobell to the position of Vice-President,...

Training, Trig, Teriyaki

Startup Journal: The hardest thing about franchise training for Kathy and Michael Serls of York, Pa., was getting there. Last May, the new franchisees of Cartridge World spent 21 hours on airplanes to reach the company's...
Adrants: For the 18th time since The American Association of Franchisees & Dealers began surveying the ratio of Super Bowl ads purchased by franchised and non-franchised enterprises, the franchisers continue to dominate - this year...

Applebee’s Makes It Big

Startup Journal: The Friday night crowd at the Applebee's in Hays, Kan., is so robust that nearly a dozen parties are waiting outside for tables. There are families, old folks, and young singles like Anne Speier...

Applebee's Makes It Big

Startup Journal: The Friday night crowd at the Applebee's in Hays, Kan., is so robust that nearly a dozen parties are waiting outside for tables. There are families, old folks, and young singles like Anne Speier...

The Joys of Juggling

Startup Journal: Derek Norwood and his dad have owned an Outdoor Lighting Perspectives franchise in Chicago for 10 years. In the early going, father and son were mostly satisfied with the returns. But every year, there...
Franchising.com: The quest for knowledge. That, and an increasingly competitive world, coupled with parent demand, is driving the tutoring and learning center industry. It's another growing opportunity in franchising. The Education Industry Association projected growth of...

Cartridge World

Join 700+ Franchisees worldwide in a new and exciting, yet proven and successful franchise concept! Cartridge World, founded 16 years ago in Australia, is the largest retailer in its field. It has dominated the...

Get In Shape

Franchising.com: It's alright when your bank account gets fat but, certainly you don't want to end up like a bull frog. So read this and get in shape making money. As the American waistline has continued to...

Ruby Tuesday To Expand

Restaurant New Resource: National casual dining chain Ruby Tuesday announced an enhanced campaign to attract new franchisees, focusing on the western United States and international locations. Internet recruitment, print ads and a direct-mail campaign are...
Deseret Morning News: Some are in their early 50s and just got laid off . . . again. Some are baby boomers who worked for the same companies for years and want to try being...
IFA: Arizona-based Massage Envy is expanding in Colorado, with plans to have as many as 30 shops up and running in the state in four years. The franchised concept offers monthly massage packages in an effort...

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