News and Articles About Franchisees
Fast-food workers are planning a strike this week that could be the largest yet as the responsibilities of franchisors and franchisees continue to be battled in court.
The California Supreme Court ruled that Domino's could not be held liable as an employer in an employee's sexual harassment case.
A look at the common fears of aspiring franchisees when it comes to choosing their franchise location.
The International Franchise Association claims Seattle's new minimum wage law discriminates against franchisees, and says it's all one labor union's fault.
Some advice for franchisees on how to decide whether a trip to your franchise's home turf makes sense.
New California legislation makes it more difficult for franchisors to terminate franchise agreements and easier for franchisees to sell their locations.
Many Burger King franchisees are dropping the lower calorie fries after less than a year on the menu.
Brothers Joe and Allen Hertzman, who own six Long John Silver's, 13 Rally's and 24 Papa John's Pizza units, share what's in their secret franchising sauce.
Break the FDD down into bite-sized pieces to avoid feeling freaked out and make a well-reasoned decision about becoming a franchisee.
A leaked video, a disgruntled former franchisee and questions regarding Subway's healthiness set a strange blackmail scheme into motion.
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.
The International Franchise Association filed for an injunction preventing Seattle from enacting the new minimum wage law in its present state.
The National Labor Relations Board has deemed McDonald's a 'joint employer' a decision that could redefine franchising as we know it.
With new franchise initiatives, the smoothie chain wants to almost double its number of franchised locations in the next five years.
Just because you own a franchise, a business with proven systems and tested procedures, doesnt mean you can kick back and chillax.
A group of franchisees are accusing the convenience chain of trying to make a profit by systematically forcing South Asian immigrant franchisees out.
A worker group is filing charges against franchisees and McDonald's as a joint employer, setting a precedent that could have broad ripple effects.
In letting McDonald's biggest franchisee open up shops in Puerto Rico, local franchisees say the fast-food giant violated FTC rules.
When purchasing a franchise, it is imperative to have your books in order.
The state's lawmakers passed legislation that will raise the minimum wage from $8 an hour to $11, the highest minimum wage in the country.
There's a right and wrong way to ask how much money your potential franchise could earn when researching becoming a franchisee.
Outraged that the new law holds them to stricter rules than small-business owners, franchise owners are fighting back with a lawsuit and full-page ad in the 'Seattle Times.'
The right franchisee-franchisor relationship works something like a successful marriage.
Several owners who made the shift discuss their decision-making process, what they learned and how they do things differently.
A look at how Mike Lohman spearheaded an effort for Go Mini's dealers to purchase the company.