New franchises

The Future of Franchises: What's Next, and What's Still Needed

It's nearly 2016. Are franchises driving change, or are they simply playing catch-up?

Jason Daley

· 8 min read

These Entrepreneurs Braved New Frontiers in Franchising and Found Success

Starting a concept from square one isn't easy. But being first to market can put you one step closer to becoming the next big thing.

Jason Daley

· 10 min read

How a NY Food Cart Is Becoming an International Brick-and-Mortar Chain

The Halal Guys dish on opening a franchise of brick-and-mortar eateries.

Jason Daley

· 4 min read

7 Tips for Getting the Information You Need Before Becoming a Franchisee

Speaking with at least five current owners is your best first step.

Anna Wilds

· 5 min read

6 Wacky Franchises You Won't Believe Actually Exist

Check out these six franchises with unique ideas that you'll have to read about to believe.

Jason Daley

· 4 min read

Introducing Entrepreneur's Top New Franchises to Watch

These 57 newbies all started franchising in the past five years.

Tracy Stapp Herold

· 2 min read

Three Franchises Far From Business As Usual

From rock 'n roll to divorce to kickball, these companies take franchising to a new creative level.

Jason Daley

· 9 min read

98 Brave New Franchises

Our annual list of new businesses in the world of franchising. Plus, a look at four franchisors with innovative, fresh approaches.

Tracy Stapp Herold

· 15+ min read

The No. 1 New Franchise: HealthSource

This is spinal tap. Actually, it's chiropractic services making its debut at No. 1 on our Top New Franchises list.

Tracy Stapp Herold

· 4 min read

He's On First

This operator takes pride in being his system's first franchisee

Devlin Smith

· 5 min read

Age Issues

Blaze a new trail or go with old reliable? That's what you have to decide before you buy a franchise.

Andrew A. Caffey

· 1 min read

Should You Be the First Franchisee?

Yes, but only if your gut (and your due diligence) says so.

Devlin Smith

· 9 min read