Franchising.com News for Franchises
Tennessee Multi-Unit Franchisee To Open Five New Gold's Gym Locations - Tennessee Fitness, a Gold's Gym multi-unit operator in Tennessee, signs agreement for 5 additional units. The franchisee will now have 12 locations of the fitness brand in the Nashville area.
Hire Right, Retain, And Experience Growth - The roles of community and customer loyalty and how they can impact your hiring and retaining of great employees who will provide a better impact on your franchising success.
The Coming Recession: What Lessons Can We Learn In Advance? - One of the economic truths for the U.S. economy is that we have recessions, and the next one is coming. Maybe not in the next month or even the next year, but it is coming.
Denny's Opportunity Knocks For Clyde Rucker - Denny's multi-unit franchisee Clyde Rucker says he always had an "insatiable appetite" to buy into the brand. He was just waiting for the right opportunity.
Cousins Subs Refranchising Adds Three More Multi-Unit Operators - Cousins Subs is expanding through an ongoing rebranding and growth initiative. The company has just announced three new multi-unit deals in Wisconsin and Illinois.
What A Typical Multi-Unit Franchisee Looks Like - A new Franchise Business Review franchisee satisfaction report highlights what today's typical multi-unit franchisee looks like.
Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine Names 11 MVP Award Winners - 2017's Most Valuable Performer (MVP) Award winners to be feted at the annual Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, April 23-26 in Las Vegas.
Performance Groups: Peer Pressure Can Be A Good Thing! - "If you always do what you've always done..." You know the ending to this old saw, and when it comes to your company's financial results it is absolutely true.
Arby's Is Back!: California Franchisee Jumps On Arby's Record Growth - In 2015, when Edgar Ambarchyan was searching for a franchised sandwich brand to diversify his portfolio, he found what he was looking for in Arby's. His timing was perfect.
Utah Operator Gobbles Up Little Caesars Locations - Utah-based Four Foods Group acquires 48 Little Caesars in Alabama and Louisiana. The company now operates 97 restaurants throughout Utah, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, Alabama, and Louisiana.
Franchise Consolidation Grows: Trend To Spread Beyond Restaurants - Consolidation arguably has been one of the largest and most important trends in the franchise sector in the past few years, and it's not hard to see why.
The Pursuit Of Happiness: Key Economic Decisions Are Now In Play - The recent U.S. election cycle, more than any other in recent memory, tapped into deep angst within both major parties and the electorate at large.
Area Developers Craig And Dianne LeMieux Bring More Tropical Smoothie Café Shops To Colorado - Husband and wife area developers for Tropical Smoothie CafĂ© in Michigan and Ohio are now on the grow in Colorado. They already have 58 locations in their markets and 39 more cafes in development.
Managing The Changes That Come With Multi-Unit Growth - Your ability to stay focused on your strategic plan and leverage your resources of time, people, and money efficiently is essential to successfully growing your multi-unit operation.
A Winning Combination: Veronica And Tyler Jordan Pair Up For Success - Veronica Jordan was determined to trade in her 9-to-5 desk job for something more creative and profitable. In 2012, after searching for 3 years, she came across a Facebook ad that inspired her to unleash her inner entrepreneur.
The Real Deal: Life Lessons From A 13-Year-Old - I have had the good fortune to experience and witness many professionals who truly know how to serve. However, one person in particular consistently blows me away by how he builds rapport instantly with strangers and learns so much about them in only a short conversation.
La Madeleine Refranchising For Aggressive Growth - La Madeleine Turning to Refranchising and Looking for Multi-Unit Operators to Spur Rapid Growth in an Effort to Double the Brand's Size in 5 Years.
Area Representative And Multi-Unit Franchisee To Expand Marco's Pizza - Marco's Pizza Teams Up With Multi-Unit Franchisee and Area Representative To Ramp Up the Brand's Growth in Montana.
First Prize Rose: Harry Rose Shows How It's Done - Harry Rose, founder and chairman of The Rose Group, is a winner. In 2016, for the second year in a row, Applebee's named Rose its Franchisee of the Year.
The Gig Economy: Managing Employees In A Changing World - We often hear about the wage gap. But one emerging reality from the trend of the flexible economy is a tax classification gap.