Kate Taylor is a staff writer for Entrepreneur.com.
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McDonald's is reportedly trying out a new solution to their drive-thru problem. The catch: it probably won't speed up your wait.
What happens to franchisees when their franchisor goes belly up? Check out the rise and fall of these six formerly big U.S. chains.
The franchise industry created 25,060 jobs in October, far exceeding the previous month's growth.
An arbitrator said Starbucks owes Kraft $2.8 billion for breaking a packaged coffee contract, forcing the coffee giant to revise its latest earnings.
As face-to-face interaction becomes less prominent in businesses, what else has been lost?
This Veterans Day, veterans in franchising look back on what the military taught them about entrepreneurship.
Go Daddy founder and Vietnam War veteran Bob Parsons is working to help veterans transition to civilian life through business and charity.
Think you dont need to update your LinkedIn because you have a job? Think again. Check out 'LinkedIn Queen' Eve Mayers tips to revamp your profile.
Starting a Business
Say goodbye to the cupcake and the Cronut-- hospitality consultant Andrew Freeman predicts six fresh trends for the restaurant industry in 2014.
As Veterans Small Business Week kicks off, Starbucks has announced plans to increase veteran hiring and use community stores to support service members.
Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November.
News and Trends
Former Goldman Sachs exec David Viniar replaces Howard Schultz on the board of the mobile payment startup.
After declining in 2012, the number of restaurant visits prompted by a deal or discount increased in 2013, reports The NPD Group.
Yelpers argue that their lack of payment for reviews is exploitative unpaid labor, comparing practices to a 'galley slave ship.'
For these businesses, Halloween is about more than trick or treating, with deals designed to pull costumed customers into restaurants.
Burger King's net income surged in the third quarter due to its franchising strategy and heavily-hyped products.
From General Electric to Red Bull, these 24 brands selected by the Webby Awards are proving there is more to social media than cat pictures. Heres what you can learn.
Starting a Business
With the demise of Condé Nasts unpaid internship program, we wonder whether the importance of money has eclipsed the value of experience.
Paid less, unemployed more and less likely to be satisfied at work, one in four millennials has had to move back in with their parents at some point.
From investing in cloud-based coffee brewers to opening a tea shop, Starbucks has been on an innovation tear. Here's a look at the coffee chain's latest developments.
Management & Operations
Check out these seven steps to better utilize digital tools to innovate in your company.
McDonalds franchisees have long protested the burger chain's pricing moves. Will the new 'Dollar Menu & More' provide a solution?
A month after introducing healthier snacks to its stores, 7-Eleven has added pricey wines to its shelves in the hopes of attracting a younger crowd.
The franchise industry created over 15,000 new jobs in September, according to the ADP National Franchise Report.
Grow Your Business
Martha Stewart, Bobbi Brown and other all-star business leaders offer keys to entrepreneurial success for women and men.
Investors are increasingly turning to emerging markets for new sources of revenue. Check out this infographic for key tips and trends that can help you invest wisely.