News and Articles About Franchisees
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.
NPC International's net income dropped 77 percent in the first quarter. And it blames Pizza Hut's lack of digital innovation.
More and more millennials want to be entrepreneurs, but few describe franchising as their dream business. Here's how Subway is trying to change that.
Social media is a key way for franchisees to promote their business. Here are 12 big do's and don'ts.
Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors.
One of the first enterprises Buffett is allowing to use the Berkshire Hathaway brand name is a real-estate brokerage.
Getting in on the ground floor can lead to big things in a world where a relatively modest investment can turn into a profitable business.
The burger chain is eyeing an aggressive expansion plan over the next decade.
Don Robinson has been an independent restaurant owner -- twice -- but has come to the realization that being a franchisee plays to his strengths.
More than 20 franchisees have accused Papa Murphy's of failing to release necessary information in franchise disclosure documents.
The bankrupt sandwich chain has reached a settlement with 12 defunct franchisees who were suing the company for about $40 million.
Consider your personality and approach to business matters to determine if you're ready to start your own company or purchase a franchise.
A Bruster's store gets a prizewinning makeover.
Whether you are picking a franchise or shopping for shoes, one thing is the most important: a good fit.
Looking to own a franchise? Taco Bell is engaging in its most aggressive franchisee recruitment push in 15 years.
Franchise Sector Seen Growing Faster Than Broader Economy; Health Care, Regulation Top Franchisee Concerns
While the franchise sector is forecast to grow faster than the broader economy, franchisees are concerned by increasing government regulations and pessimistic about the future of small business.
Giullermo Perales, the country's biggest Latino franchisee, talks about why he likes to control the market.
Ever hear of the Filet-O-Fish sandwich? Or the Blizzard frozen treat? Both were invented by franchisees -- not the parent company.
This 1-800-Got-Junk franchisee collects other people's unwanted stuff and finds a use for everything viable from clients' homes.
Thinking about buying a franchise? It's not for everyone. Columnist Jeff Elgin says these personality types are most likely to succeed.
A martial arts franchise aims to drop-kick bullies and raise self-esteem while helping owners bring a professional approach to their business.
As Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt franchisees, sports luminaries show their softer side.
Greg Carafello was at his flagship location on Sept. 11. He escaped after the second plane hit. Not only did he lose his main branch, but also his best friend.
The Coalition for Franchisee Associations has put together a Bill of Rights to fight for changes to the long-established franchising system. But that's just a starting point in what could be an uphill battle,