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Cinnabon's Recipe For Expansion: Licensing and Co-Branding

Cinnabon has long been thought of as the snack for travelers running through airports and shoppers strolling through malls. What started as a single bakery in Seattle's Sea Tac Mall in 1985 has grown into a company with 1,200 brick-and-mortar ...

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BlueGrace Logistics Donates Pet Food to Humane Society of Tampa Bay

BlueGrace Logistics' "Cats vs. Dogs" Competition Pet Food Drive for 2014 raised more than twice the amount of collections for 2013, setting a new record. The drive raised over 44,000 pounds of pet food! Donated food from the drive will ...

March 11, 2014, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Have You Heard the News? Barbie is Now an Entrepreneur Too!

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Via Entrepreneur: "If the startup world needed more proof it was in fashion, here's more: This year, Barbie becomes an entrepreneur. (What type of business, you ask? That's not important. Just go with it.) At Toy Fair this week, Mattel ...

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Jake's Wayback Burgers Signs Deals in South Carolina and Michigan

Jake's Wayback Burgers is pleased to announce that we have new franchisees in South Carolina and Michigan. This will be our 3rd store in the state of Michigan with one store already open in Rochester Hills and our 9th store in South ...

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NPI Honors 43 Franchisees for Achievements

National Property Inspections, Incorporated, celebrated 26 years in business, unveiled new marketing tools and databases for inspectors and presented more than 43 awards to outstanding franchisees at its annual meeting in Omaha. "We want to ...

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Securis Awards First 3 Electronics Recycling & Data Destruction Franchises Serving Maryland and Delaware

Securis Franchising, Inc., a leader in electronics recycling and data destruction services, announced today that it has awarded the first three franchises in the Mid-Atlantic region.  Securis' franchising strategy is part of the company's ...

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Mr. Appliance Named a Top 500 Global Franchise

Mr. Appliance Name a Top 500 Global Franchise

Mr. Appliance, a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group, has been named to the Franchise Times' Top 500 List of Global Franchises for 2013. The appliance repair services franchise was listed on the Next 300 List, ranking in at No. 383. The Top 500 List ...

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More than 15,000 Franchise Jobs Created in September

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Recently, the International Franchise Expo released their monthly report for September. The ADP National Franchise Report (NFR) shows progress for the franchising industry, with more than 15,000 jobs created in September alone. The Franchise ...

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Ram Jack Ranked as a Top 100 Franchise for Veterans

Ram Jack Ranked as a Top 100 Franchise for Veterans

Ram Jack, one of the world's only foundation repair franchise, was recently named to the Top 100 Franchises for Veterans list put out by Franchise Business Review. The list includes those who actively recruit and support US military veteran ...

November 11, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

The Online Giants: Strong Q3 Earnings and a Stock Bounce

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Three technology giants announced their earnings this week. Amazon, Microsoft and Zynga all did better than expected. Amazon may not ever be profitable, but investors don’t seem to mind. The online retailer seems to be spending its massive ...

November 01, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Just Another Thursday in Washington

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It’s back to business as usual today in DC, but the government shutdown of these past two weeks has taken a financial and morale toll on the American people, their businesses and the global vision of this country as a stable geopolitical ...

October 17, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Edible Arrangements Reaches New Milestone

Just a little over a year after opening their 1000th location, Edible Arrangements has announced the opening of the 1,100th store in Weslaco, Texas. "It is amazing to think how far Edible Arrangements has come from our first ...

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Dental Fix Awards Franchise in Fresno, CA

Dental Fix continues its record setting year. Fresh off of awarding its 27th franchise of 2013 in September, Dental Fix has now awarded its 28th franchise of 2013, to Jay Jones, of Fresno, CA, Dental Fix announced on Friday. The signed ...

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Area Developer Spotlight: Greg Gonville, Philadelphia

Greg Gonville, 45, is the regional developer for Honest-1 Auto Care in Philadelphia. Greg received his B.A. in business management and entrepreneurship from Northeastern University.  He also has his MBA in technology and e-commerce from West ...

September 16, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Infographic: ADP National Franchise Report for May

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The ADP National Franchise Report is an up-to-date, monthly snapshot of the franchise industry based on payroll data gathered by ADP. In May, the number of jobs in the franchise sector grew by 19,160, with food and business services franchisors ...

June 25, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Doc Popcorn Awards 100th Franchise Agreement

Doc Popcorn Awards 100th Franchise Agreement

BOULDER, CO  Doc Popcorn, a national snack franchisor, has announced the signing of their 100th franchise agreement. The new agreement marks a company milestone for the rapidly growing business in a industry that does more than $1.7 billion ...

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Expedia CruiseShipCenters Recognized by Franchise Business Review

Expedia CruiseShipCenters, an Expedia Inc. travel business, was recently recognized by the Franchise Business Review as a top franchise system in 2013. The company was ranked as number 38 in the 2013 Top Franchise Systems list. "We are ...

March 28, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Pump It Up Launches Motion Mania

Pump It Up, the nation's leader in child entertainment, has integrated the cutting-edge EyeClick technology into 10 locations throughout the US. Motion Mania for Pump It Up, is geared toward children ages 2 and up, and is based on the EyeClick ...

January 24, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Honest-1 Auto Care Expansion Plans for 2013

In preparation of a new expansion plan for 2013, Honest-1 Auto Car has made two critical hires at their corporate office: Rick Sage as the new Director of Marketing, and Tod Swett as Director of Development.  Most recently, Sage served as the ...

January 11, 2013, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

Any Lab Test Now Opening New Location in South Florida

Any Lab Now, a fast-growing retail franchise offering convenient and affordable testing, has announced the opening of new locations in Aventura/North Miami Beach and the Plantation communities. The new locations, off Biscayne Blvd. and Sunrise ...

April 24, 2012, By   |  Leave a Comment  |  Read More

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