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Chick-fil-A Is Finally Coming to New York City This Summer
Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A Is Finally Coming to New York City This Summer

The Southern chain is set to open the first of 'many' locations in the Big Apple.
Kate Taylor
Why the International Franchise Association Is Suing Seattle
Franchises

Why the International Franchise Association Is Suing Seattle

Oral arguments on the preliminary injunction to prevent Seattle's minimum wage hike start today.
Kate Taylor
How I Helped Bring an International Franchise to the U.S.
Franchise Players

How I Helped Bring an International Franchise to the U.S.

Sixteen years ago, Ken Adair became one of the first franchisees to bring Pirtek to America.
Kate Taylor
Why I Sold My Subway Shops to Open a Smoothie Franchise
Franchise Players

Why I Sold My Subway Shops to Open a Smoothie Franchise

Linda Morgan reveals why she and her son-in-law Russ Rissman sold their Subway locations to open up 14 Tropical Smoothie Cafes.
Kate Taylor
Why These Refugees Want to Bring Their Franchise to Vietnam
Franchise Players

Why These Refugees Want to Bring Their Franchise to Vietnam

Coming to the U.S. as refugees Van and Huy Phan already knew the power of hard work and taking risks when they opened their Goddard School location.
Kate Taylor
Lawmakers Question Legality of NLRB's Joint Employer Decision
Joint Employer

Lawmakers Question Legality of NLRB's Joint Employer Decision

Congress joins the franchising industry in seeking explanations.
Kate Taylor
After Being Diagnosed With Cancer, This Entrepreneur Decided to Go Into Business With His Dad
Franchise Players

After Being Diagnosed With Cancer, This Entrepreneur Decided to Go Into Business With His Dad

Nostalgic memories helped inspire Michael and Logan Moore decided to open a Ritter's Frozen Custard of their own.
Kate Taylor
McDonald's Makeover Promises to Be Pricey for Franchisees
McDonalds

McDonald's Makeover Promises to Be Pricey for Franchisees

With a new customizable burger platform and minimum wage on the agenda, McDonald's image revamp may end up costing franchisees.
Kate Taylor
Why These Two Boxing Club Franchisees Picked Franchising as a Path to Entrepreneurial Success
Franchise Players

Why These Two Boxing Club Franchisees Picked Franchising as a Path to Entrepreneurial Success

Business partners John Jarvis and Mike Confalone spill on the challenges and triumphs of running a TITLE Boxing Club.
Kate Taylor
McDonald's Takes a Cue From Chipotle With Latest Menu Change
Sustainability

McDonald's Takes a Cue From Chipotle With Latest Menu Change

The fast-food chain rolled out a new antibiotics policy in an effort to mend its reputation.
Kate Taylor
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