New research from FranchiseGrade.com found that fast-food restaurants are the prototypical franchise business.
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A new study from Franchiseguide.com says it knows three key indicators that likely determine whether a new franchise company is primed for success or destined to close its doors quickly.
Franchise business owners are aware of the impact of mobile marketing but a new study finds that many aren't keen on making it a priority in their marketing strategies just yet.
If you have the chance to purchase a master franchise, understand the risk and that success may come only when you learn by doing.
Discounting strategies employed by a lot of franchisors -- like offering coupons -- can cause a rift between them and the franchisees who depend upon exceeding sales goals to make a profit.
Not all franchise business opportunities are the same. It's wise to do plenty of research before jumping in to just any franchise opportunity.
Zaniac is an alternative education-based franchise opportunity for would-be small business owners. The schools focus on teaching the basics in a non-traditional setting.
The franchise startup Tot Squad offers services to busy parents that can often be the bane of child rearing. Tot Squad will actually clean -- even vomit -- from car seats and strollers and even show parents how to install child seats properly in their vehicles.
Got a passion for sandwiches? Whether you call them hoagies, subs, heroes, grinders, or whatever other names there are, there are plenty of sandwich franchise opportunities available to you.
A new study examines the qualities of growing franchise businesses versus those franchise business that have shrunk in size over the last five years.
A lot of franchise agreements don't allow for much independence for the franchise owner. But that's not the case at Abrakadoodle, a business that teaches art to kids.
The all-American hamburger presents quite a few business opportunities. And the burger franchise industry is expanding as popularity in the sandwiches continues to grow. But think outside the two most famous names and consider these other hamburger franchising businesses.