New franchises

Free On-Demand Webinar: How To Grow Your Business Through Franchising

So you're ready to expand your business, but where and how do you get started? Franchising is one of the fastest ways to grow, but it's not for everyone.

Rick Grossmann

Does Your Startup Feel Like a Helpless Baby?

Incubators, accelerators and business coaches can help.

Tom Scarda

· 8 min read

Franchise the Unexpected: 4 Franchisors Thinking Ahead

In an industry of copycats, fresh ideas can stand out.

Jason Daley

· 9 min read

The 2 Most Important Steps in Deciding If Franchising Is a Good Fit for You

Although you might be able to make a profitable go of it, franchising isn't for everyone. Here's what to consider before you jump in.

Mark Siebert

· 7 min read

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