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Study Up with Kumon: A Franchise Case Study

In Brief: Toru Kumon was a high school math teacher at the time and began to create practice math worksheets for his son to practice. Initial training...
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UFC Gym Franchise Case Study: How They Fought to Popularity

Intro to the UFC Franchise In Brief: In 2009, Mark Mastrov, founder of 24 Hour Fitness and the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), decided to combine the two and...
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McDonald’s Franchise Case Study: How the Golden Arches Rose to Fame

In Brief: McDonald’s is one of the largest restaurant franchises in the world, and according to Forbes, one of the most valuable global brands in 2019. The...
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Case Study: Red Mango Franchise Makes It Big

In Brief: Red Mango is a frozen yogurt and smoothie brand that has served healthy and delicious frozen treats worldwide since 2006. The fruit, red mango, is...
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Have It Your Way: Burger King Franchise Case Study

In Brief: Burger King began with two, inventive cooking machines to make hamburger-making more efficient. The masterminds behind these devices rose Burger King to global franchise fame. ...
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Fresh, Never Frozen: Wendy’s Franchise Case Study

In Brief: Wendy’s is one of the pioneer fast-food franchises that has grown into a household name. Owning a Wendy’s franchise means community involvement, working with a...
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Sip and Relax: Pinot’s Palette Franchise Case Study

In Brief: Pinot’s Palette is a one-of-a-kind studio where customers can spend time painting and sipping wine with friends. The first Pinot’s Palette location was a quiet,...

Stay Fresh with Jamba Juice: Franchise Case Study

In Brief: The popular franchise began as a college student’s senior year project and has grown to one of the most popularly recognized smoothie restaurants today. Franchisees...

Break the Ice With Kona Ice, A Franchise Case Study

In Brief: According to Forbes, the shaved ice business grew to $125 million in sales in 2018. The franchise offers an easy startup process, minimal investment with...

Taco Bell Franchise Case Study: Why Entrepreneurs Choose to Live Mas

In Brief: Founded in 1962 by Glen Bell, Taco Bell has cemented itself as a leading player in the fast-food franchise industry with 2 billion customers served...