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The Top 10 Franchises of 2014
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The Top 10 Franchises of 2014

These 10 franchises are leading the way into the New Year.
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How 3 Franchisees Beat the Odds

Cancer, severe weather, economic uncertainty -- three franchise owners share their personal stories of overcoming obstacles to achieve success.
Gwen Moran
How One Sandwich Company Cracked the Franchise Top 10

How One Sandwich Company Cracked the Franchise Top 10

A focus on franchisee selection, training and operations helped Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches reach number five on the Franchise 500 list this year.
Meet the Top Franchise of 2014
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Meet the Top Franchise of 2014

Positive culture and a commitment to health, family and safety have taken a 24-hour gym concept to the top of the 2014 Franchise 500.
A French Fry Franchise Finds Success With Belgian-Style Frites
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A French Fry Franchise Finds Success With Belgian-Style Frites

French Fry Heaven feeds an insatiable demand for fries and franchises.
An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits
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An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits

How much money can franchisees actually earn running their businesses?
10 Promising New Franchises
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10 Promising New Franchises

These small franchises with distinctive concepts show signs of growth.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Why a Franchising Veteran Launched an Employee Stock Plan
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Why a Franchising Veteran Launched an Employee Stock Plan

Kelly Saxton has spent over 30 years running restaurant franchises, and one thing he's learned is that good employees are crucial to success and should be rewarded.
How The Lash Lounge Franchise Extended its Business
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How The Lash Lounge Franchise Extended its Business

One entrepreneur's inspiring story of how losing her job turned into a booming beauty franchise.
Small Used Jewelry Business Leads to a Growing Pawn-Shop Franchise
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Small Used Jewelry Business Leads to a Growing Pawn-Shop Franchise

A father and son road trip led them to launch a small pawn shop that grew into a nationwide franchise.
How 2 Businesses Stumbled Upon Franchising as the Key to Growth
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How 2 Businesses Stumbled Upon Franchising as the Key to Growth

A doggie daycare business and a cloth diaper service find that expanding their horizons was the path to success.
How a Coffee Franchise With Russian Roots Made it in the U.S.
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How a Coffee Franchise With Russian Roots Made it in the U.S.

The story of two brothers who brought Soviet inspired coffeehouses to the U.S.
How Franchises Worked Together After Superstorm Sandy
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How Franchises Worked Together After Superstorm Sandy

Franchises played a major recovery role in the wake of Sandy, with corporate parents rallying to get local units running so they could help communities in need. Here's how some companies banded together to weather the storm.
How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster
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How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster

When times got tough, these franchisees held their ground and didn't look back.
Gwen Moran