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February 25, 2017
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Franchise options might be the solution if you’re looking to escape the corporate grind. Today, franchise businesses continue to outperform the overall economy. The Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2016, a report put together by the International Franchise Association, also shows franchises in the quick-service restaurant sector will be growth leaders for the years ahead. Employment growth […]

February 13, 2017
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Multi-unit franchise ownership has become more popular in the franchising world. The reason that multi-unit ownership is now the norm has a lot to do with franchise funding and the logistics of owning multiple fast-food franchises. The Logistics of Multi-unit Ownership The logistics of expanding any franchise are usually simpler than expanding a sole-proprietorship business. With […]

February 05, 2017
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If your idea of the American dream is to be your own boss, then you’ve probably dreamed about starting your own business for years. If you’ve decided that you’re ready to make the leap, there are two potential options: You can build your own business from the ground up, or you can look for good […]

January 22, 2017
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Those of you who are already ice cream fanatics probably aren’t surprised to learn that vanilla is Americans’ top ice cream flavor pick or that chocolate syrup is the nation’s go-to topping. But did you know that New York City was home to the first ice cream cone? Learn more about that first crunchy container […]

November 22, 2016
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If you’re thinking about expanding into multi-unit franchise ownership, you’re in good company. According to industry experts, the number of multi-unit owners has increased steadily over the past couple of decades. Today, multi-unit operators own about 53 percent of all franchised businesses and over 76 percent of franchised restaurants in the United States. Factors to […]

November 12, 2016
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If you’re going to invest in an ice cream franchise, then you’ll want to make sure that you respect and even love what the franchise is doing with its products and services. After all, it won’t be very rewarding to invest in a franchise that sells a product you don’t care for. Fortunately, if you’re […]

October 22, 2016
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Many Americans dream of owning a business. This isn’t surprising—business ownership has always been associated with the American Dream. However, you may be hesitant to go all in on a business of your own, considering the high rate of failure involved in starting a traditional business. If this is the case, you may want to […]

October 15, 2016
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Although franchise ownership won’t require you to invest as much money as it would take to get a business off the ground in the more traditional manner (starting your company from scratch without an established brand backing you), you’re still going to require a significant amount of capital to get started. Because of this, you […]