Franchises

Turning a Franchise Business Into a Nonprofit? Here's How It's Done.

Challenge Island recently helped a franchisee in New Mexico transform her location into a nonprofit. Here, she explains why she made the decision, and how it works.

This Is the Crazy Process This Juice Franchise Went Through to Get USDA-Certified Organic. But It Sure Has Paid Off.

Clean Juice went above and beyond when they became the first USDA-certified organic juice brand. But to its founder, it was the right way to stand out in a newly crowded market.

The Top 5 Hot Franchise Categories for 2023, According to One Industry Expert

Despite the economic uncertainty as the year comes to an end, there is reason to be bullish about franchising in 2023. If you're looking to become your own boss, here are five franchising opportunities to consider that are poised to thrive in 2023 and beyond.

Dan Rowe

5 Green and Sustainable Franchises For Eco-Focused Entrepreneurs

These brands not only reduce their environmental impact, but they have also built businesses entirely centered on sustainable business practices and corporate social responsibility.

7 Relationship-Building Lessons I Learned By Partnering With Over 20 Franchises

Developing a strong bond between a franchisor and a franchisee is critical to both parties' success. I expand on the key takeaways I've learned from working with over 20 franchisees.

JC Hite

Why Growing a Franchise During 'Interesting Times' Calls for Recommitting to Your Brand

Economic slowdowns have actually proven to be historically good for franchise companies, but it's more vital than ever for them to regroup, redirect and recommit to their brands in order to effectively attract buyers.

Mark Siebert

How Veterans Can Get Started in Franchising Today Through IFA's VetFran Program

While Veterans Day serves as a powerful reminder, one day is insufficient to capture the impact that these individuals have on the liberties we enjoy year-round. IFA and our members are working to help veterans transition to civilian life and pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.

Matthew Haller

How to Start a Rumble Franchise in 2022

Looking for information about how to open a Rumble franchise? Here's what you need to know.

A Domino's Worker Is Going Viral After Giving a Sweet Surprise to a Customer When No One Showed Up to Her Birthday Party

An Australia-based mom called the shop to cancel an order that had been planned for a birthday party, but one worker decided to go above and beyond.

How to Start a YogaSix Franchise in 2022

Looking for information about how to open a YogaSix franchise? Here's what you need to know.

Why Franchise Brands Need to Start Utilizing Video Marketing

Here's why video marketing makes sense for franchise brands.