Franchise Gator RSS Feed http://www.franchisegator.com franchise gator blog Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:11:43 -0400 en-US <![CDATA[Athena Learning Centers Adds In-Home Franchise Opportunities to Traditional Retail Storefront Model]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:43:36 -0400 <![CDATA[Mark Kartarik Named President of Sport Clips Haircuts]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:27:07 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Minnesota Franchisees Team Up for All-Star Baseball]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:42:50 -0400 <![CDATA[America's Got Talent Contestant Performs at New Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Tracy]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:57:24 -0400 <![CDATA[NBA Star Opens 2nd East Coast Wings & Grill Restaurant in Orlando]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:58:46 -0400 <![CDATA[FASTSIGNS Named a Top Franchise for Military Veterans by USA Today and G.I. Jobs Magazine]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:55:51 -0400 <![CDATA[Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, Announces Three Executive Promotions within its Management Team]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:53:21 -0400 <![CDATA[Planet Beach Names David Mesa President]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:50:30 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Turns Retirement into Adventure]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:06:38 -0400 <![CDATA[Franchise Gator Sponsored Event for Southeast Franchise Forum's Supplier Advisory Council]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:52:23 -0400 <![CDATA[How Long Will It Take Before Making a Profit?]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:51:50 -0400 <![CDATA[Couple Opens First Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Palmdale]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:57:41 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi is Expanding Into More Texas Events With New Franchisees]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:35:58 -0400 <![CDATA[Pak Mail Provides New Management For USAFA Cadet Package Receiving Services Facility]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:30:59 -0400 <![CDATA[Forbes Magazine Names Plato’s Closet a Top Franchise in America]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:02:32 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hawaiian Helps Teachers Supplement Summer Incomes with Reduced Franchise Fee]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:35:02 -0400 <![CDATA[Massage Heights Announces Chairman of the Board of Managers]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:49:31 -0400 <![CDATA[Why DreamMaker Remodeling Franchise Owners Are Thriving]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:46:32 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies Comes to Carlsbad, Calif.]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:49:12 -0400 <![CDATA[Save Two Hours Every Day & Get More Done]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:25:07 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Plans to Inspire at International Franchise Expo, New York]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:34:13 -0400 <![CDATA[Forbes Magazine Names Retro Fitness One of America's Best Franchises]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:38:39 -0400 <![CDATA[FASTSIGNS Shows Industry Advances at International Franchise Expo]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:29:36 -0400 <![CDATA[Dickey's Barbecue Pit Brings Slow Smoked Texas Barbecue to Brentwood]]> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:39:22 -0400 <![CDATA[Couple Opens First Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Louisville]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:06:21 -0400 <![CDATA[Friday The 13th Gets Lucky with Dickey's Barbecue Pit Customer Appreciation Day in Las Vegas]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:02:58 -0400 <![CDATA[FASTSIGNS Expands Globally Across the UAE and North Africa]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:16:24 -0400 <![CDATA[Local Franchise Owner Elected to Advisory Position for Pak Mail Centers of America]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:13:52 -0400 <![CDATA[Forbes Recognizes Brightway Insurance as a Top U.S. Franchise]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:11:04 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Drives Into Arkansas with New Location]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:07:35 -0400 <![CDATA[A Few Tips to Chew On Before Investing in a Fast Food Franchise]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:34:27 -0400 <![CDATA[Franchise Discovery Day: Who Should Pay The Costs?]]> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 10:35:40 -0400 <![CDATA[Executive Care Expands Home Care Franchise in Northeast Ohio]]> Fri, 30 May 2014 15:45:02 -0400 <![CDATA[Does a Higher Minimum Wage Hurt Franchising?]]> Thu, 29 May 2014 13:52:33 -0400 <![CDATA[Back by Popular Demand: Maui Wowi Offers Seasonal Orchard Peach Smoothies for Limited Time]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 10:29:59 -0400 <![CDATA[Former deputy chief passes one-year mark with Mr. Appliance franchise]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 13:20:13 -0400 <![CDATA[DreamMaker Franchise Makes Remodeling Magazine Big50 List]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 14:08:28 -0400 <![CDATA[Computer Troubleshooters and Geeks On Call Franchise Owners Attend Technology Mini-Camp]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 13:52:40 -0400 <![CDATA[Pak Mail Announces New Full-Service Packing, Shipping, and Freighting Store Opening in Marysville, Ohio]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 11:45:36 -0400 <![CDATA[FASTSIGNS Receives High Honors for Franchisee Satisfaction in Canada]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 11:42:53 -0400 <![CDATA[Kinderdance Approaches 30th Franchising Anniversary after Years of Global Success]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 13:48:48 -0400 <![CDATA[Franchise Gator represented at Southeast Franchise Forum]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 11:28:33 -0400 <![CDATA[Postal Connections Franchisee Recognized by DHL as #1 U.S. Retail International Shipper for Second Year Running]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 14:05:14 -0400 <![CDATA[New Franchise Adds 'Hop' to Plumbing Industry with Creative Brand Personality]]> Thu, 15 May 2014 11:21:00 -0400 <![CDATA[Planet Beach Names Jessica Matherne Vice President]]> Thu, 15 May 2014 11:03:18 -0400 <![CDATA[Dickey's Barbecue Kicks off National Barbecue Month with 400th Restaurant]]> Wed, 14 May 2014 11:17:06 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Franchisees Dive into Dover Days]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 13:35:27 -0400 <![CDATA[Pak Mail Cedar Rapids Celebrates New Location & Military Appreciation Month, May 15-17, 2014]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 11:52:30 -0400 <![CDATA[Can I Trust a Franchisor's Financial Performance Representations (Item 19 of the FDD, Part 2)]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 11:03:18 -0400 <![CDATA[The Dallas Franchise Expo partners with the City of Dallas and the Office of Economic Development]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 10:03:09 -0400 <![CDATA[Franchise Business Review Aims To Answer Question: “How Much Money Can You Make?”]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 09:54:57 -0400 <![CDATA[The Affordable Care Act and Franchising]]> Fri, 09 May 2014 17:45:24 -0400 <![CDATA[Winston Salem Duo Win Mainstream Boutique’s Top Franchise Awards]]> Thu, 08 May 2014 11:40:36 -0400 <![CDATA[Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Opens a New Location in Rochester, New York]]> Thu, 01 May 2014 12:14:16 -0400 <![CDATA[Flip Flop Shops Continues Explosive International Expansion with Caribbean Development Deal]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:16:45 -0400 <![CDATA[Pak Mail Partners with Cell Phones for Soldiers to Provide Troops with Donated Calling Cards]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:14:20 -0400 <![CDATA[Watertown franchisee of Jake’s Wayback Burgers nets Small Business Excellence Award]]> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:15:37 -0400 <![CDATA[Costa Vida Appoints Terry Jennings Director of Franchise Development]]> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:07:43 -0400 <![CDATA[City Wide Maintenance Celebrates Outstanding Franchise Achievements at 2014 Annual Convention]]> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:09:18 -0400 <![CDATA[New Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Pinole Kicks Off 3-Day Party]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:58:35 -0400 <![CDATA[East Coast Wings & Grill Blazes to the Top with Sizzling Achievements]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:53:45 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hawaiian Sets Up Shop in Coney Island]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:11:16 -0400 <![CDATA[Approach the Franchising Business like Dating]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:00:04 -0400 <![CDATA[How Much Will I Make With a Franchise? (Item 19 of the FDD)]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:20:19 -0400 <![CDATA[BlueGrace Marietta Franchise Owner Participates in 2014 Boston Marathon]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:46:12 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Helps Business Owner Diversify with Franchise Agreement]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:42:35 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Promotes Corporate Responsibility with Launch of Team Karma]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:31:42 -0400 <![CDATA[Chem-Dry Recognized as a Top Home-Based Franchise]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:21:29 -0400 <![CDATA[TravelHost.com Debuts as the Destination Resource for Travelers]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:21:17 -0400 <![CDATA[Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Opens a New Location in Dallas, Texas]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:04:18 -0400 <![CDATA[Massage Heights Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:52:16 -0400 <![CDATA[Remodeling Industry Q&A with Kitchen Tune-Up]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:58:45 -0400 <![CDATA[Interview with Kitchen Tune-Up's Dave Haglund]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:27:29 -0400 <![CDATA[CruiseOne Attracting Younger Generation of Franchise Owners]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:06:44 -0400 <![CDATA[Dickey's Barbecue Announces Sweet Ending to Social Media Campaign]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 09:48:35 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Fulfills Dream for Franchisee Coming to U.S.]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:44:10 -0400 <![CDATA[Kinderdance Expands to Michigan]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:22:14 -0400 <![CDATA[Cinnabon's Recipe For Expansion: Licensing and Co-Branding]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:02:22 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Grants Empire Agreement to Delaware Franchisees]]> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:26:24 -0400 <![CDATA[Strategic Franchising Systems Surpasses 1,000 Units Milestone]]> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:27:32 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Adds Second Location in Nashville Area]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:48:51 -0400 <![CDATA[Oxi Fresh Wins National Award for Franchisee Satisfaction]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:35:38 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hawaiian Looks to Milwaukee as Key Growth Market]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:34:58 -0400 <![CDATA[The Entrepreneurial Spirit: Embracing Change and Starting New is Easy as 1, 2, 3]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:29:00 -0400 <![CDATA[BlueGrace Logistics Donates Pet Food to Humane Society of Tampa Bay]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:51:02 -0400 <![CDATA[Massage Heights Expands Reach into Ohio Market]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:34:19 -0400 <![CDATA[Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers Certified as a World-Class Franchise]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:55:39 -0400 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hosts Franchise Opportunity Open House]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:15:02 -0400 <![CDATA[Jeny Buha talks to Gator About the Frozen Yogurt Industry!]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:23:43 -0500 <![CDATA[Q&A with Jenny Buha, Director of Development and Marketing for 32 A Yogurt Bar]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:15:40 -0500 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Returns to Delight Minnesota Sports Fans]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:17:05 -0500 <![CDATA[Interview with Peter Markovitz, President of Mathnasium]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 11:37:07 -0500 <![CDATA[Real Property Management Unveils THE SOURCE for Property Management Expertise]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:16:01 -0500 <![CDATA[FASTSIGNS(R) Builds California Presence With Six New Franchise Agreements]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:21:01 -0500 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi in Towson Celebrates Grand Opening With Complimentary Smoothies and More]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:18:13 -0500 <![CDATA[Maui Wowi Hawaiian Brings Back Pacific Passion Coffee]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:38:46 -0500 <![CDATA[CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. Announce Appointment of Senior Vice President Debbie Fiorino]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:06:56 -0500 <![CDATA[Franchise Opportunities Now Available for WG Storage & Delivery]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:07:03 -0500 <![CDATA[Franchise Expo South Sets Records for Attendance and Exhibitors in Houston]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:58:52 -0500 <![CDATA[Mama Fu's Revamps Consumer Facing Technology, Introduces Mobile Application for iOS and Android]]> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:24:00 -0500