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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
How This Veteran Went From Farmer to Financier
Franchise Players

How This Veteran Went From Farmer to Financier

Tired of corporate America, Frank and Susan Mullen decided to open a Liquid Capital franchise.
Kate Taylor
Uber Teams Up With Starwood Hotels, Ensuring Business Travelers Will Be Constantly Glued to Their Smartphones
Mobile

Uber Teams Up With Starwood Hotels, Ensuring Business Travelers Will Be Constantly Glued to Their Smartphones

Taking an Uber can now earn you reward points at Westin, Sheraton and other Starwood Hotel brands.
Kate Taylor
Chick-fil-A and TGI Fridays' Cherry Supplier Reportedly Ran Drug Operation at Factory
Suppliers

Chick-fil-A and TGI Fridays' Cherry Supplier Reportedly Ran Drug Operation at Factory

In a dark twist, the longtime owner of Dell's Maraschino Cherries committed suicide after police reportedly uncovered a marijuana-growing operation hidden underneath the factory.
Kate Taylor
Unions, Charity Accuse McDonald's of Avoiding $1.1 Billion in Tax
Taxes

Unions, Charity Accuse McDonald's of Avoiding $1.1 Billion in Tax

In Europe, the fast-food giant is accused of routing revenues through a Luxembourg unit.
Leaving the Competition to Become a Franchisee
Franchise Players

Leaving the Competition to Become a Franchisee

Peter Foradas knew that BlueGrace logistics would be a perfect fit because he was already working in the logistics industry – for a different company.
Kate Taylor
Domino's Finishes 2014 Strong as Sales Surge
Dominos

Domino's Finishes 2014 Strong as Sales Surge

The pizza chain just capped off the 21st straight year of international same-stores sales growth.
Kate Taylor
How These Caesars Palace Bellmen Opened Their Own Franchise
Franchise Players

How These Caesars Palace Bellmen Opened Their Own Franchise

These Oxi Fresh franchisees are the ultimate Vegas entrepreneurs.
Kate Taylor
You'll Never Guess What Burger King's Franchisee of the Year Did With His Prize
Franchisees

You'll Never Guess What Burger King's Franchisee of the Year Did With His Prize

Giving workers bonuses was more important than a Corvette and Rolex for this Arizona franchisee.
Kate Taylor
Why I Opened a Franchise That Is For the Birds – Literally
Franchise Players

Why I Opened a Franchise That Is For the Birds – Literally

Gary Fortcher found a franchise that played into his passion for nature: Wild Birds Unlimited.
Kate Taylor