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Chick-fil-A is Now the Third Largest Restaurant Chain! Here’s why Fast-Food Continues to Grow

In Brief: Chick-fil-A is now the third largest restaurant franchise in the nation. Entrepreneurs and investors are fighting to get in on the Chick-fil-A action. Chick-fil-A franchise applications total...
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Hot Yoga, Goat Yoga, So Many Types of Yoga! Why is Yoga so POPULAR...

In Brief Yoga has exploded as a major trend in recent years. Statistics show a growth of 50% to 36 million Americans who now practice yoga. Various forms of...
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57 Million Americans Belong to a Gym! Why is the Fitness Industry Growing So...

In Brief: Aproximmately 57 million Americans belong to gyms. The Fitness Industry brings in $31 billion annually in the U.S. Americans feel more pressure than ever to get...
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Fruit For Thought: People Love Açai Bowls…Why Is Açai A Hot Trend?

In Brief: Açai bowls are one of the most popular food items...why is that? The reasons are: 1) they taste incredible, 2) they look great, and 3) they...
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What’s With the Long Lines at Popeyes? How to Open a Popeyes Today!

In Brief: Lines are out the doors and down the street for Popeyes' new chicken sandwich. The chicken chain's success is turning the heads of entrepreneurs everywhere. Popeyes...
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Editorial: Businesses, Professionals, Unions and Wall Street are TERRIFIED of Warren in 2020

Business, Professional, Union and Wall Street Democrats, typically power players in presidential politics, are fretting among themselves at work meetings, gatherings and industry events about the fear of Elizabeth...
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What to Know When Starting a Franchise…

In Brief: Just how important is the franchise industry to the American economy? The answer may be even more astonishing than you realize. The FTC aids in the franchisor/franchisee...
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The Constitution and How it Relates to Franchising

In Brief: The constitution was ratified on June 21, 1788. The framers organized the constitution into the Preamble, the Articles, and the Amendments. American franchise law operates under a...
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Issues Within the Subway Franchise Are Surfacing: What Are They?

In Brief: Subway franchisees are coming forward to share some recent experiences with the popular fast-food chain. Some of the issues include tarnished relationships with more franchises, issues with development agents,...
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EDITORIAL: New Ideas Are Surfacing…Interesting Scenario

After 4 years of college, 4 years of medical school, 8 years of residency, and 5 years of astonishing, life-saving practice as a neurosurgeon - at age 39 Jane...