Archive: October 2018

On October 25th, 2018

Franchising 101

Franchising 101: 7 steps to take when looking into franchising People wanting to start their own business often times get stuck on one of the most important steps of them all, the idea. Choosing the right industry, product, customer base, etc., is only the beginning of the battle. However, those who want to skip the ...

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On October 24th, 2018

A Letter to Franchisees: The TransBlue Opportunity

The TransBlue Opportunity Dear Community Associate: I’m writing to you with what I believe is a great opportunity – and I think you will agree. Have you ever thought about owning your own business, and what it would be like to be able to control your own destiny? I had those same thoughts fifteen years ...

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On October 19th, 2018

Jack in the Box Franchises and Franchisees Seek New Leadership

Jack in the Box Franchises search for leadership After years of discontent with Jack in the Box franchises and unwillingness to listen to their stakeholders, the CEO Lenny Comma and the rest of the Jack in the Box leadership team are being pressured to step down. Franchisees, which represent roughly 40% of total restaurants, are banding ...

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On October 18th, 2018

The Definition of Franchise

What is the franchise definition? The question “What can I expect to see when I look into buying a franchise” can be a difficult one.  Many states and cities have different and overlapping rules.  It’s best to start at the beginning, with the simplest element, which is the federal definition of a franchise. On the ...

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On October 17th, 2018

McDonalds Franchisees Want More Help with Growth

McDonalds Pressured by Franchisees McDonalds franchisees are joining forces this week to pressure their franchise holder. Franchisees want help with their cash flows and profits. Following the Burger giant’s own pressure on franchisees to update their restaurants through rebuilding and remodeling. Franchisees of McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) are planning a meeting this Wednesday where they’ll consider forming a ...

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