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Questions to Ask Before Buying a Red-Hot Franchise
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Questions to Ask Before Buying a Red-Hot Franchise

Sure, a high-flying company seems like a great investment . . . until it's not. Here's how to avoid buying into a company that's ill-prepared for rapid growth.
Why Box Buddies Founder Handed Over the Reins to Work as a Franchisee
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Why Box Buddies Founder Handed Over the Reins to Work as a Franchisee

This franchise founder bounced back from hardships the first time around and found success at his own speed.
The Melting Pot Looks to Diversity to Grow its Franchise
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The Melting Pot Looks to Diversity to Grow its Franchise

Fondue franchise broadens its reach to new communities to expand its corporate office and franchisees.
Subway's Tweets Top List
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Subway's Tweets Top List

A recent survey finds that the sandwich franchise beats out McDonald's, Starbuck and others when it comes to social media. We asked why.
How to Make Your Business Franchise-Friendly
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How to Make Your Business Franchise-Friendly

If you have a hunch your business model is sound and repeatable, doing some groundwork now can make it easier to franchise later.
The Making of a Multi-Unit Franchise Maven
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The Making of a Multi-Unit Franchise Maven

Don't just hang up a single sign--build an empire. Here's how one franchisee did it.
From Small-Town Day Spa to Flourishing Franchise
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From Small-Town Day Spa to Flourishing Franchise

How a contrarian approach helped one entrepreneur scale her spa business to more than 25 franchise units in 14 states.
A Franchise Grapples with Hypergrowth
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A Franchise Grapples with Hypergrowth

Complete Nutrition, one of the fastest-growing franchises on Entrepreneur's 2012 Franchise 500 list, was forced to freeze new franchise sales for 15 months when its concept took off.
Waxing for Young Girls? Franchise's Promotion Draws Heat
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Waxing for Young Girls? Franchise's Promotion Draws Heat

Uni K Wax Centers raises eyebrows after it offers discounts on waxing services to girls 15 years and younger.
Top 10 Franchises for Veterans
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Top 10 Franchises for Veterans

They want you: These franchises are embracing and supporting former military personnel in a big way.
How One Health Care Franchisee Overcame Growing Pains and Found Success
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How One Health Care Franchisee Overcame Growing Pains and Found Success

Daniel Pahos shares lessons learned from managing the explosive growth of his Home Instead Senior Care business.
Kid Franchises Tap the Tyke Market
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Kid Franchises Tap the Tyke Market

Whether its playstation-equipped restaurants or swim schools, franchise companies are targeting kids -- and the parents who will pay up for their services.
The Biggest Lessons Franchisors Learned About Social Media
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The Biggest Lessons Franchisors Learned About Social Media

The franchise world has finally embraced social media. A look at the new services and policies helping the franchise systems work together, plus three tips to build a social fan base.
Advice for Franchisors: Treat Franchisees Well
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Advice for Franchisors: Treat Franchisees Well

Ever hear of the Filet-O-Fish sandwich? Or the Blizzard frozen treat? Both were invented by franchisees -- not the parent company.
Looking to Buy a Franchise? Here's How to Start
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Looking to Buy a Franchise? Here's How to Start

If the cookie-cutter franchise model appeals to you, then take these first five steps.
Look Out Lunch Ladies, Here Comes Wholesome Tummies
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Look Out Lunch Ladies, Here Comes Wholesome Tummies

This new franchise delivers meals to schools and kicks PB&J to the curb.
Beautify My Garage
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Beautify My Garage

It's no longer just a place to park the car or the lawn mower. A number of franchises are specializing in garage makeovers.
How Ground Round, Sizzler and Bennigan's Bounced Back from Bankruptcy
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How Ground Round, Sizzler and Bennigan's Bounced Back from Bankruptcy

A handful of classic restaurant brands have reemerged from bankruptcy. Here's how these franchises fought their way back from the great strip mall in the sky.
Back to Civilian Life, Veterans Try Franchises
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Back to Civilian Life, Veterans Try Franchises

Last Veteran's Day, the franchise industry announced a new program for returning soldiers. We catch up on its progress.
Franchisee Rolling in Green from Recycling Other People's Clutter
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Franchisee Rolling in Green from Recycling Other People's Clutter

This 1-800-Got-Junk franchisee collects other people's unwanted stuff and finds a use for everything viable from clients' homes.
Get Organized! Cleaning Pros Offer Tips
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Get Organized! Cleaning Pros Offer Tips

Warm weather brings out the neat-freak impulse. Franchises that provide everything from decluttering to reorganizing supply their best advice.
Is 'Tanning Mom' Another Setback for Sunbed Industry?
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Is 'Tanning Mom' Another Setback for Sunbed Industry?

The U.S. indoor tanning industry faces renewed calls for tighter regulation amid publicity surrounding New Jersey's so-called tanning mom.
'Breastaurant' Battle Ends With Pair of Press Releases
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'Breastaurant' Battle Ends With Pair of Press Releases

Hooters and La Cima, a franchisee for Twin Peaks, reach an out-of-court settlement -- though the war of words continues.
Top 10 Sandwich Franchises Opportunities For 2012
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Top 10 Sandwich Franchises Opportunities For 2012

From Philly cheese steaks to stuffed pitas, meet the companies devouring the competition.
New President, More Overseas Investment on Yum's Menu
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New President, More Overseas Investment on Yum's Menu

The parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell plans new growth in emerging markets like India and China with the management change.
8 Traits of Successful Franchisees
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8 Traits of Successful Franchisees

Thinking about buying a franchise? It's not for everyone. Columnist Jeff Elgin says these personality types are most likely to succeed.
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