Buying A Franchise: Is Now Good

How has franchising come through the recent economic downturn? Patricia Moore checks out the state of the industry and gathers advice for future franchisees from the nation’s franchise experts. NZ Business: In a somewhat tumultuous year for business, interest in becoming a franchisee rose considerably. Redundancies, and the realisation by many people, that while they

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Want To Buy A Franchise? Read This First

Globe and Mail: If you’re considering “buying” a franchised business in Canada and you live in Ontario, Alberta or PEI (and soon, New Brunswick), consider yourself lucky because they have specific legislation that protects franchisees. In the current Canadian “disclosure jurisdictions” of those three provinces, the franchisor is required by law to give prospective franchisees

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Is Franchising For You?

Dynamic Business: How does a franchiser pick a good franchisee and is franchising for you? We take a closer look at Quest Serviced Apartments, whose chairman recently won an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur Award for Services. For anyone who has aspirations to run their own business, franchising has long been considered a low-risk stepping-stone from

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