Franchisors http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/franchisors The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Franchisors en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT Franchisees Take 7-Eleven to Court for Alleged Racial Discrimination A group of franchisees are accusing the convenience chain of trying to make a profit by systematically forcing South Asian immigrant franchisees out. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235895 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235895 Kate Taylor A group of franchisees are accusing the convenience chain of trying to make a profit by systematically forcing South Asian immigrant franchisees out. New McDonald's Lawsuit Could Redefine Franchising as We Know It A worker group is filing charges against franchisees and McDonald's as a joint employer, setting a precedent that could have broad ripple effects. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235798 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235798 Kate Taylor A worker group is filing charges against franchisees and McDonald's as a joint employer, setting a precedent that could have broad ripple effects. How These Brothers Took Over a Taco Franchise When these four brothers took a liking to Chronic Tacos, they decided to go all in. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235592 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235592 Kate Taylor When these four brothers took a liking to Chronic Tacos, they decided to go all in. A Franchise Built for Endurance Athletes Jamie and Tara Osborn, triathletes both, recognized that retail niche for athletes like themselves and so they opened Endurance House. Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234014 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234014 Jason Daley Jamie and Tara Osborn, triathletes both, recognized that retail niche for athletes like themselves and so they opened Endurance House. Franchisees: Don't Say 'I Do' to a Franchisor Unless the Chemistry Is Right The right franchisee-franchisor relationship works something like a successful marriage. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234413 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234413 David Port The right franchisee-franchisor relationship works something like a successful marriage. Making the Jump From Franchisee to Franchisor Several owners who made the shift discuss their decision-making process, what they learned and how they do things differently. Sun, 08 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234011 Jason Daley Several owners who made the shift discuss their decision-making process, what they learned and how they do things differently. A Franchise Leader on the Benefits and Challenges of Multi-Unit Ownership He started his life in franchising at age 14, mopping floors at a Burger King. Today, Aziz Hashim owns 35 franchises and employs 700 people. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234012 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234012 Tracy Stapp Herold He started his life in franchising at age 14, mopping floors at a Burger King. Today, Aziz Hashim owns 35 franchises and employs 700 people. Franchise Players: I'm Both a Franchisee and Franchisor A look at how Mike Lohman spearheaded an effort for Go Mini's dealers to purchase the company. Thu, 22 May 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234142 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234142 Kate Taylor A look at how Mike Lohman spearheaded an effort for Go Mini's dealers to purchase the company. Meet the Franchisor Launching a Fundraising Platform for Potential Franchisees Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors. Sat, 03 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233185 Jason Daley Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors. Nostalgic Niche: Bringing Back the Butcher Shop The founders of Meat House revive an old-time institution, opening 30 stores in 10 states. They share their business secrets -- and their favorite cuts. Sun, 12 Aug 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223846 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223846 Jason Daley The founders of Meat House revive an old-time institution, opening 30 stores in 10 states. They share their business secrets -- and their favorite cuts. Advice for Franchisors: Treat Franchisees Well Ever hear of the Filet-O-Fish sandwich? Or the Blizzard frozen treat? Both were invented by franchisees -- not the parent company. Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223835 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223835 Dinah Wisenberg Brin Ever hear of the Filet-O-Fish sandwich? Or the Blizzard frozen treat? Both were invented by franchisees -- not the parent company. What Makes a Franchise Great? Three top franchise consultants share their views on what makes a franchise company a winner. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 00:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219532 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219532 Tracy Stapp Herold Three top franchise consultants share their views on what makes a franchise company a winner. Where Would-Be Franchisors Can Get Schooled Mr. Goodcents founder Joe Bisogno heads to the classroom, launching the world's first school of franchising. Tue, 08 Mar 2011 03:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218176 Tim Kridel Mr. Goodcents founder Joe Bisogno heads to the classroom, launching the world's first school of franchising.