Franchisees http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/franchisees The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Franchisees en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT Before You Jump Into the World of Franchises, Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Think proven concept, not big brand, when buying a franchise. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237285 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237285 Rick Bisio Why Chipotle Won't Franchise The mega-successful burrito chain says it probably won't go the franchising route. Here's why that's a smart move. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237252 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237252 Kate Taylor Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise The former talk show host turned to senior care franchising after caring for her mother following her Alzheimer's diagnosis. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237117 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237117 Kate Taylor Fast-Food Workers to Strike in 150 Cities Across the U.S. 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. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237020 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237020 Kate Taylor In Sexual Harassment Case, California Rules Domino's Isn't Responsible for Misconduct The California Supreme Court ruled that Domino's could not be held liable as an employer in an employee's sexual harassment case. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236968 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236968 Kate Taylor Buying a Franchise? When You Need to Worry About Location. A look at the common fears of aspiring franchisees when it comes to choosing their franchise location. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236111 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236111 Joel Libava Are Minimum-Wage Activists Trying to Kill the Franchise Model in Seattle? The International Franchise Association claims Seattle's new minimum wage law discriminates against franchisees, and says it's all one labor union's fault. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236765 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236765 Kate Taylor The Best Time to Visit Your Franchise Headquarters Some advice for franchisees on how to decide whether a trip to your franchise's home turf makes sense. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236110 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236110 Joel Libava California Just Passed a Bill Granting Franchisees New Rights New California legislation makes it more difficult for franchisors to terminate franchise agreements and easier for franchisees to sell their locations. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236565 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236565 Kate Taylor Burger King Franchisees Aren't 'Satisfried' with Satisfries Many Burger King franchisees are dropping the lower calorie fries after less than a year on the menu. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:11:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236515 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236515 Kate Taylor How These Sibling Franchisees Built an Empire 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. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235822 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235822 Jason Daley Future Franchisees: Don't Be Thrown by the Financial Disclosure Document Break the FDD down into bite-sized pieces to avoid feeling freaked out and make a well-reasoned decision about becoming a franchisee. Sat, 09 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236113 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236113 Joel Libava Ex-Subway Franchisee Concocts a Bizarre $35 Million Blackmail Plot A leaked video, a disgruntled former franchisee and questions regarding Subway's healthiness set a strange blackmail scheme into motion. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236356 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236356 Kate Taylor 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. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236351 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236351 Kate Taylor Franchisees Seek Injunction to Halt Minimum-Wage Hike in Seattle The International Franchise Association filed for an injunction preventing Seattle from enacting the new minimum wage law in its present state. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236293 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236293 Kate Taylor Regulator Names McDonald's a 'Joint Employer' The National Labor Relations Board has deemed McDonald's a 'joint employer' – a decision that could redefine franchising as we know it. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236045 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236045 Kate Taylor Jamba Juice Is Going On a Serious Franchisee Recruitment Spree With new franchise initiatives, the smoothie chain wants to almost double its number of franchised locations in the next five years. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235983 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235983 Kate Taylor 10 Habits of Highly Successful Future Franchisees Just because you own a franchise, a business with proven systems and tested procedures, doesn’t mean you can kick back and chillax. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235805 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235805 Joel Libava Franchisees Take 7-Eleven to Court for Alleged Racial Discrimination A group of franchisees are accusing the convenience chain of trying to make a profit by systematically forcing South Asian immigrant franchisees out. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235895 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235895 Kate Taylor New McDonald's Lawsuit Could Redefine Franchising as We Know It A worker group is filing charges against franchisees and McDonald's as a joint employer, setting a precedent that could have broad ripple effects. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235798 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235798 Kate Taylor