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What Are the Main Types of Franchising?

If you’re interested in becoming your own boss, but you’re worried about the uncertainty of starting a new brand from scratch, buying into a franchise may be a great option! In a franchise deal, a franchisor (or a parent company) licenses its business model, products, or operations out to a franchisee (an individual who operates ... What Are the Main Types of Franchising?...Read More

By Franchise Gator | Posted November 8, 2022

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What’s in a Business Name?

Owning a business is an admirable dream that can not only make money, but also build a legacy to leave behind, or make a mark in the world. But owning a business takes a lot more than just a vision of a great product or service; it takes a lot of hard work, and a What’s in a Business Name?

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By Travis Pizel | Posted May 21, 2015

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Fixed vs. Percent: Understanding Franchise Royalty Fees

If you’re reading this article, chances are that you’ve been researching Franchises. By now, you should be familiar with a Franchise Disclosure Document or FDD. This is one of the most important documents detailing many of the costs associated with a particular franchise. This article will explore the benefits, and pitfalls, of the ongoing Franchise Fixed vs. Percent: Understanding Franchise Royalty Fees

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By Rick Bisio | Posted October 28, 2014

Avoid herd mentality

Think Unique: Stay Away from the Herd Mentality When Choosing your Franchise

There are thousands of franchises on the market in just about every industry you can think of, at a wide range of price points. Besides the standard focus on something that personally interests you and is in the price range you are seeking, it is important to keep in mind the industry competition. Be cautious Think Unique: Stay Away from the Herd Mentality When Choosing your Franchise

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By Ken Jennings | Posted October 1, 2014

How long to profitability?

How Long Will It Take Before Making a Profit?

Determining time to profitability for a franchise opportunity From the time you sign the franchise agreement to the time you can reasonably expect to make a profit varies greatly from franchise to franchise.  Due to the fact that franchising exists in approximately 75 different and distinct industries, each situation will be different.  In addition, each How Long Will It Take Before Making a Profit?

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By Rick Bisio | Posted July 2, 2014

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A Few Tips to Chew On Before Investing in a Fast Food Franchise

Food franchises are popular, but are they a good fit? The most popular franchise to invest in is fast food, according to Entreprenuer.com. Food franchises dominate the Franchise 500®, making up half of the top 10 and more than a quarter of all ranked companies. Additionally, food franchises are one of the most populated categories A Few Tips to Chew On Before Investing in a Fast Food Franchise

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By Ken Jennings | Posted June 5, 2014

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