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After Buying Into AAMCO, This Franchisee Couple Found That Success Drove Itself
Franchise Players

After Buying Into AAMCO, This Franchisee Couple Found That Success Drove Itself

Kim and Greg Johnson of Santa Cruz are grateful that franchisor support helped their business survive the recession, unlike area independent car shops.
Entrepreneur Staff
Why This Couple Jumped at the Chance to Own a Franchise
Franchise Players

Why This Couple Jumped at the Chance to Own a Franchise

Dick and Jean Neff mixed friendship and business after meeting Jim and Joanne Foster, and the results speak for themselves.
Carly Okyle
Be Your Own Boss: Here's a List of Almost 1,000 Franchise Opportunities
Franchises

Be Your Own Boss: Here's a List of Almost 1,000 Franchise Opportunities

Dream of starting a franchise? Check out this list for hundreds of possibilities.
Tracy Stapp Herold
A Franchisee Who Switched From Health Care to Auto Care
Franchise Players

A Franchisee Who Switched From Health Care to Auto Care

Steve Peterson was drawn to Christian Brothers Automotive's own statement of care, about honesty, integrity and reliability.
Entrepreneur Staff
More Than 200 Franchise Opportunities for Less Than $50,000
Franchise Opportunities

More Than 200 Franchise Opportunities for Less Than $50,000

Don't let cost prohibit you from owning a franchise. Check out these options.
Tracy Stapp Herold
These 101 Franchises Are the Best of the Best
Franchises

These 101 Franchises Are the Best of the Best

From auto repair or sandwich making, these franchises rank at the top of their industry categories.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
After Year-Long Ban, Tesla Is Back in New Jersey
Tesla

After Year-Long Ban, Tesla Is Back in New Jersey

The direct sales model triumphs in the Garden State.
Kate Taylor
Thanks to Auto Industry Rebound, Franchising Booms in November
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Thanks to Auto Industry Rebound, Franchising Booms in November

After a slow October, the franchising industry added nearly 25,000 jobs last month.
Kate Taylor
Will Tesla Have to Franchise?
Tesla

Will Tesla Have to Franchise?

Elon Musk has hinted that Tesla may be considering a departure from the direct sales model, something industry insiders consider inevitable.
Kate Taylor
Georgia Dealerships Attack Tesla's Direct Sales Model
Tesla

Georgia Dealerships Attack Tesla's Direct Sales Model

Georgia is the latest state to attack the electric car company for selling cars directly to customers instead of through auto dealerships.
Kate Taylor
The Top Franchise in Every Industry
Franchise 500

The Top Franchise in Every Industry

We bring you the 97 franchises that ranked at the top of their sector in Entrepreneur's 2014 Franchise 500.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Franchise Players: How This Franchisee Runs 200 Oil Change Shops
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: How This Franchisee Runs 200 Oil Change Shops

Don Smith owns Valvoline franchises from coast to coast, with locations in 12 states with more than 1,000 employees.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: There's No One Path to Becoming a Franchisee
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: There's No One Path to Becoming a Franchisee

Prior to becoming an auto care franchisee, Nick Carpinello worked as a CPA, an equity investor and a controller of a software development company. Here's what he's learned.
Kate Taylor
Tesla's Direct-Sales Model Banned in New Jersey
Tesla

Tesla's Direct-Sales Model Banned in New Jersey

In a victory for auto franchises, Tesla Motors has lost its right to sell vehicles in New Jersey.
Kate Taylor