UFC Gym Franchise: A New Franchise Opportunity

In Brief:  Currently, the growing franchise has over 540 domestic and international locations and was listed on the 2015 Forbes Franchise 500. The UFC Gym prides itself on...

Once Upon a Baguette: The Panera Bread Franchise Story

In Brief: Considering the sheer size of the Panera franchise today, it’s hard to believe that Panera Bread began as a 400-square-foot cookie shop, founded by Ron Shaich. This...
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Why a Franchise is Right for You

In Brief: With a franchise, many of the tedious steps are already complete. The production systems are in place and the brand is already established. With a franchise,...
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A franchise can be affordable! 10 Franchise Opportunities Under $50k

In Brief: 10 Franchises Under $50k Jan-Pro Acti-Kare Cruise Planners Chem-Dry CruiseOne Bricks 4 Kidz Coffee News Synergy Homecare Kumon Club Z! Contrary to popular belief, buying a franchise doesn’t necessarily...
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Women in Franchising Disrupt the Former Boys’ Club

In Brief: Between 2007 and 2016, women-owned businesses increased by 45 percent. Not to mention, women are now majority owners of roughly 38 percent of U.S. businesses. The numbers...
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5 Franchises to Consider this Summer

In Brief: As one of the biggest ice cream chains in the world with over 7,900 locations, Baskin Robbins is a perfect summer franchise to consider. Consistently awarded a...
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Updated Small Business Index Gives Business Owners Optimism

In Brief: The recent report, produced by Metlife and the US Chamber of Commerce, found that small business optimism and sentiment has risen to 68.7 percent. Other statistics...

Franchises Under 100K: 10 Franchises that won’t Break the Bank

In Brief: There’s a wide array of franchises under 100K across industries to purchase. Kumon has become among the most popular educational networks. Kumon provides students with extra tutoring...
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Most Popular Franchises: Food, Fitness, and Beauty

In Brief: Most Popular Food Franchises McDonald's Kona Ice Dickey's Barbecue Pit Most Popular Fitness Franchises  OrangeTheory Fitness Planet Fitness Retro Fitness Most Popular Beauty Franchises  Massage Envy Great Clips Good Feet Most...

Opinion on Crypto-Currency Mining and Blockchain Technology: New Ways to Fund a Franchise

In Brief: Crypto-currency mining is the act of recording a “block” (all transactions that occurred within the last ~10 minutes) to the digital general ledger record (blockchain) of that...