Expansion

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Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First.
International business

Want to Go Global? Learn These 4 Terms First.

Expanding internationally is not as simple as running your copy through a translator.
Ian Henderson
Wendy's Wants to Go Big in Canada
Wendys

Wendy's Wants to Go Big in Canada

After a decade of stagnation, Wendy's is planning to add over 100 new restaurants in Canada and sell nearly all of its company-owned Canadian restaurants to franchisees.
Kate Taylor
6 Tips for Expanding Your Business Internationally
International business

6 Tips for Expanding Your Business Internationally

Money makes the world go 'round but don't take anything else for granted when doing business far from home.
Christian Gaiser
EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job
Growth Strategies

EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job

The long-running dating site is reportedly launching a subsidiary that matches bosses and employees.
Nina Zipkin
7 Tips to Make Working Overseas Less Painful
International business

7 Tips to Make Working Overseas Less Painful

When a company decides to expand internationally, a lot of people are forced to go overseas. Here are eight tips to make working in a new country easier.
Georgia Ellis
Burger King's Profit Sizzles
Burger King

Burger King's Profit Sizzles

Burger King's emphasis on opening new restaurants is paying off, as the chain beat expectations in the second quarter.
Kate Taylor
Spanx Aims to Get More Closet Real Estate with New Denim Line
Fashion

Spanx Aims to Get More Closet Real Estate with New Denim Line

The beloved shapewear company expands with a collection of skinny jeans.
Nina Zipkin
Wait For Perfect or Charge Forward? Lessons From Lyft's Controversial NYC Launch.
Expansion

Wait For Perfect or Charge Forward? Lessons From Lyft's Controversial NYC Launch.

The San Francisco-based peer-to-peer ridesharing app has suffered a few setbacks in its launch into the New York City market. Here's what other entrepreneurs can learn from Lyft's Big Apple rollout.
Catherine Clifford
Would You Get a Tattoo of Your Favorite Franchise's Logo?
Customer Loyalty

Would You Get a Tattoo of Your Favorite Franchise's Logo?

Anytime Fitness, Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise of 2014, is a global, full-service gym with an army of dedicated fans.
Nina Zipkin
Preparing Your Team for a Move Across the Globe
The Grind

Preparing Your Team for a Move Across the Globe

There are times when entrepreneurs need to uproot their companies and move to a new country. One of the most challenging aspects is preparing your team. Here are a few pointers.
Moritz Plassnig
Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet
Mergers and Acquisitions

Etsy Snags Parisian Startup in Largest Acquisition Yet

Etsy has scooped up 'A Little Market' -- a Paris-headquartered digital marketplace that also specializes in handmade crafts -- for a reported $100 million in cash and stock.
Geoff Weiss
Want Your Startup to Dominate the World? Start Thinking Globally -- Now.
Global Business

Want Your Startup to Dominate the World? Start Thinking Globally -- Now.

While running a small business is already a massive undertaking, the need to think globally from the start is vital if you want your company to grow to its utmost potential.
Christian Lanng
A Cross-Country Trip Uncovers Profitable Strategies of U.S. Firms for Growth
Growth Strategies

A Cross-Country Trip Uncovers Profitable Strategies of U.S. Firms for Growth

A co-author of 'Roadside MBA' reports on how various firms plotted their diversification or arranged for economies of scale.
Michael Mazzeo
Brand Licensing Provides More Outlets for Profit and Exposure
Licensing

Brand Licensing Provides More Outlets for Profit and Exposure

By finding a partner, a company can strategically compete with competitors and expand to new products and locations.
Pete Canalichio