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How Getting Fit Inspired Me to Become a Franchisee
Franchise Players

How Getting Fit Inspired Me to Become a Franchisee

As a Get In Shape For Women franchisee, Leigh Hometh gets to help other women get healthy.
Kate Taylor
4 High-Tech Ways to Order Food That Didn't Exist Last Year
Mobile Payments

4 High-Tech Ways to Order Food That Didn't Exist Last Year

Smartwatches and beacons and telepathy, oh my!
Kate Taylor
How This Former Pharmaceutical Exec Invented the 'Eggnut'
Franchise Players

How This Former Pharmaceutical Exec Invented the 'Eggnut'

As a Fractured Prune Doughnuts franchisee, Mark Prygocki has helped bring new options to the customized doughnut chain.
Kate Taylor
How to Finesse the 4 Biggest Workplace Distractions
Productivity

How to Finesse the 4 Biggest Workplace Distractions

The Internet, social media and mobile devices drive productivity. They are also huge distractions. The solution requires a deft touch, not a hard line.
Matt Straz
Why I Opened an Xtend Barre Studio After 15 Years in the Finance Industry
Franchise Players

Why I Opened an Xtend Barre Studio After 15 Years in the Finance Industry

Kristine Storie loved Xtend Barre so much, she decided to open a location of her own in Brooklyn.
Kate Taylor
Building a Multi-Unit Sandwich Franchise Fresh Out of College
Franchise Players

Building a Multi-Unit Sandwich Franchise Fresh Out of College

Over the last decade, Jeff Cohen has built business into 12 Togo's restaurants.
Kate Taylor
Why RadioShack's Shuttered Stores Won't Be Vacant for Long
Bankruptcy

Why RadioShack's Shuttered Stores Won't Be Vacant for Long

With more than 1,100 former RadioShacks now open for new businesses, franchises are finding opportunity in the brand's bankruptcy.
Kate Taylor
Taco Bell to Open First Restaurants in Japan
Taco Bell

Taco Bell to Open First Restaurants in Japan

The taco chain plans to add 1,300 new locations internationally by 2023.
Kate Taylor
Why These Three Brothers Moved to San Antonio to Open a Pair of Franchises
Franchise Players

Why These Three Brothers Moved to San Antonio to Open a Pair of Franchises

Originally from Des Moines, Iowa, the Newmans were more than willing to relocate to open a Two Men and a Truck location.
Kate Taylor
Dunkin' Donuts Unveils Profit-Sharing Program for Franchisees
Dunkin Donuts

Dunkin' Donuts Unveils Profit-Sharing Program for Franchisees

For the first time, Dunkin' is selling K-Cups in grocery stores and online – and franchisees are reaping the rewards.
Kate Taylor
Why KFC Is Developing an Edible Coffee Cup in the U.K.
KFC

Why KFC Is Developing an Edible Coffee Cup in the U.K.

The white chocolate and wafer cup is 100 percent edible – and has the power to get people talking about coffee at a chain better known for chicken.
Kate Taylor