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A List of Food Franchises and How Much They Cost
Franchises

A List of Food Franchises and How Much They Cost

Feeling hungry? Sink your teeth into these food companies that ranked in Entrepreneur's Franchise 500.
Tracy Stapp Herold
McDonald's Explores Canadian Flavors and Adds McLobster to the Menu
McDonalds

McDonald's Explores Canadian Flavors and Adds McLobster to the Menu

The treat is being sold for a limited time in select markets as part of the 'Great Canadian Taste Adventure' campaign.
Kate Taylor
Why I Founded an Ice Cream Franchise
Why I Franchised

Why I Founded an Ice Cream Franchise

Greg Sausaman, co-founder of Topper's Creamery, spills on the benefits of the ice cream business.
Kate Taylor
Nepotism Was Never an Issue for This Unishippers Franchisee
Franchise Players

Nepotism Was Never an Issue for This Unishippers Franchisee

Caleb Nelson started at 20 in the franchise business and worked his way up to success -- on his own steam.
Entrepreneur Staff
Can You Guess Which Chain Restaurants Have the Best Reputations?
Reputation Management

Can You Guess Which Chain Restaurants Have the Best Reputations?

Leading the pack is a popular fast-casual chain, according to a recent survey.
Kate Taylor
San Francisco's Law Targeting Sugary Sodas May Mean Trouble for Starbucks
Starbucks

San Francisco's Law Targeting Sugary Sodas May Mean Trouble for Starbucks

As the city contemplates a law that will require warnings on soda advertising, the Frappuccino comes under fire.
Kate Taylor
After a Fire, an Owner's Concern for His Employees Burns Bright
Franchisees

After a Fire, an Owner's Concern for His Employees Burns Bright

While his employees performed community services, the restaurant owner performed a charitable act of his own.
A Franchisee Committed to Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes
Franchise Players

A Franchisee Committed to Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes

With a Right at Home franchise, Laura Greenway-Balnar found the perfect application for her gerontology nursing expertise.
Entrepreneur Staff
How Wingstop Aims to Fly Above the Fast-Casual Competition After Its Surging IPO
IPO

How Wingstop Aims to Fly Above the Fast-Casual Competition After Its Surging IPO

The chicken wing chain saw its shares jump in its market debut Friday.
Kate Taylor
Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition
Franchise Players

Father's Day at Golden Corral: A Franchisee Carries on His Dad's Tradition

Franchisee Billy Sewell not only runs restaurants, he raises money for the children of wounded, disabled and fallen military service members.
Entrepreneur Staff
Deep-Fried Starbucks Coffee Is on the Menu at Fairs This Summer
Starbucks

Deep-Fried Starbucks Coffee Is on the Menu at Fairs This Summer

Confused? Here's what the artery-clogging treat looks like.
Kate Taylor
As the Fro-Yo Bubble Deflates, Here is How Menchie's Chef Keeps Things Fresh
Tastemakers

As the Fro-Yo Bubble Deflates, Here is How Menchie's Chef Keeps Things Fresh

Frozen yogurt is no longer the hot trend it was five years ago -- but that just motivates Laura Baldwin to keep innovating.
Kate Taylor
Pizza Hut's Latest Mashup: Hot-Dog Pizza Crust
Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut's Latest Mashup: Hot-Dog Pizza Crust

Delicious mashup or weird mistake? You tell us.
Kate Taylor
Whole Foods Just Released the Name of Its New Millennial-Friendly Chain
Whole Foods

Whole Foods Just Released the Name of Its New Millennial-Friendly Chain

Here's what organic-loving bargain shoppers need to know about the new grocery concept.
Kate Taylor