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Franchise Resources Archive: January, 2010

Updates On Franchise Funding

January 28, 2010 / BLOG POST Financing a Franchise
Two new reports on franchise funding give mixed feelings on the present state of the credit markets for prospective franchisees. We know the IFA had projected small gains for the franchising sector for 2010, and this reports more or less confirm that forecast.   Medill Reports has an insightful profile of SBA loans, describing the boost that some of them have gotten from President Obama&rsq... Read more.

Food Franchise Industry Report

January 28, 2010 / FRANCHISE ARTICLE Franchise Reports and Whitepapers
Food franchises are the most popular franchise sector in the world. It's a diverse field, and for the first time, Franchise Direct has produced a number of reports explaining every element of food franchising. Educate yourself on food franchising with these in-depth studies. Read more.

Fresh Coat Painters ‘rolls’ out rebate incentive program

January 27, 2010 / FRANCHISE NEWSHome Services Franchises
Fresh Coat Professional painting chain provides 100 percent of initial franchise fee, cash rebate for new business owners. Read more.

Franchise Direct Releases Comprehensive Food Franchise Study

January 27, 2010 / BLOG POST Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, Franchise Direct News and Notes, Food Franchising
We've published a range of exciting studies on franchising in the last number of months here at Franchise Direct, but our latest one marks a sort of milestone.   Franchise Direct has just released the definitive study on food franchising. After conducting some exhaustive research, we are excited to announce the publication of six brand-new reports on various food franchise sectors. Add thes... Read more.

The One Thing Every Franchisee Should Know For Greater Profits

January 26, 2010 / BLOG POST Franchise Marketing
Lists have been probably the biggest trend in blogging over the last few years. Especially if you're a fan of small-business related topics, a day rarely passes without encountering 'The 50 Things You Need to Know About Social Networking' or '92 Tips To Make Twitter Work Better For You. Now, we're all grateful to receive sound business advice, but today's franchisees and small business owners are... Read more.

Concerning The Future of Franchise Health Care

January 25, 2010 / BLOG POST Franchise Regulations and Government Action
Not many were expecting Republican Scott Brown to sweep to victory in the senatorial election in the staunchly liberal state of Massachusetts last week. But, as the dust clears, it seems Brown's election could have unforeseen ramifications for small businesses and franchises up and down the country. Brown's election means that there is one less Democrat in the Senate, which reduces the party's ab... Read more.

2010 Food Franchise Industry Report

January 22, 2010 / FRANCHISE ARTICLE
Hungry for a taste of franchising success? Read Franchise Direct's comprehensive report on food franchising today. Inform yourself on every strand of this diverse and powerful franchise sector. These reports will tell you everything you need to know about food franchising. Read more.

Forecasting the Future of Pet Franchising

January 21, 2010 / BLOG POST Market Trends and Stats About Franchising
How will the pet franchise sector fare in the changing business waters of the new decade? It's a question on many minds, as pet franchises have rapidly grown in the past decade. Laura Bennett has written a very detailed forecast of the 11 trends that will shape the pet franchise sector in 2010 over at the Small Business Trends website. The prognosis seems to be that economy will still, of course,... Read more.

Deadline For Top Small Company Workplaces Awards Nears

January 20, 2010 / BLOG POST General Franchising Industry News
Inc. Magazine and the non-profit company Working Workplaces have partnered to create an excellent contest for thriving small businesses. The 2010 Top Small Company Workplaces Awards will honor the American businesses that have created the best businesses environments.Applying costs $100, but there's a lot to gain by submitting an application. Practically-speaking, applying for the award allows you... Read more.

Health Food Restaurant Franchise Industry Report

January 20, 2010 / FRANCHISE ARTICLE
Health Food Restaurant Franchise Industry. This study is a brief review of the U.S. health food restaurant franchise industry based on data collected from Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDDs) and from published industry sources.   Definition A health food restaurant franchise is defined as an eatery that serves healthy food and/or organic food. Health food restaurants also use nutritionall... Read more.
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