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Friday Franchising News - February 24

February 24, 2017 / BLOG POST General Franchising Industry News, Market Trends and Stats About Franchising
Find out what food franchises are making headlines in this mouthwatering edition of Friday Franchising News! Read more.

Franchise Direct Publishes Its Widely Anticipated Top 100 Global Franchises Report for 2017

February 24, 2017 / BLOG POST Franchise Direct News and Notes, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
Press release for the 2017 Top 100 Global Franchises Ranking. Read more.

Why Service-Oriented Franchises are a Recipe for Success

February 22, 2017 / BLOG POST Guide to Buying a Franchise
Service franchises are increasing in popularity. Find out about the many options and reasons why so many wannabe business owners find service franchises attractive. Read more.

Friday Franchising News - February 17

February 17, 2017 / BLOG POST Food Franchising, General Franchising Industry News
Feeling hungry? This appetizing edition of Friday Franchising News has you covered! Top franchises are serving up tasty eats and refreshing drinks to carry us through February. Read more.

What to Expect When Starting a Franchise for Pets

February 15, 2017 / BLOG POST Guide to Buying a Franchise
Ready to make your passion for animals a career? Here's what to expect when opening a pet franchise. Read more.

Government Agencies Examining the Mechanics of the Franchise Model

February 15, 2017 / BLOG POST Franchise Regulations and Government Action
A summary of the past couple of years, which have seen a number of government agencies examine just how close the relationship is between franchisors and franchisees. Read more.

Yum! Brands and McDonald’s Spinning Off Asian Operations to Remain Lean and Agile

February 13, 2017 / BLOG POST Franchise Company Updates, International Franchising
Recently, franchise powerhouses Yum! Brands and McDonald's spun off portions of their Asian operations into independent units in order help their global operations. Read more.

Friday Franchising News - February 10

February 10, 2017 / BLOG POST General Franchising Industry News
Feel the love in this week's Friday Franchising News! Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and franchises are getting ready to spread the love with special promotions for you and those you care about. Read more.

The Key Differences in Buying a Business vs. Buying a Franchise

February 8, 2017 / BLOG POST FAQ About Franchising, Guide to Buying a Franchise
A summary of the key differences between starting a non-franchised business vs. starting a franchise. Read more.

Recapping #IFA2017

February 6, 2017 / BLOG POST Franchise Direct News and Notes, Franchise Exhibitions and Shows
A short recap of #IFA2017, this year's edition of the International Franchise Association's huge gathering of franchise professionals. Read more.
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