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Franchise Resources Archive: July, 2011

Franchising in Australia, Part One - The Caffeine Buzz

July 28, 2011 / BLOG POST Food Franchising, International Franchising
In a recent trip to the Australian cities of Melbourne and Sydney, the Australians’ obsession with coffee was widely apparent. For those who automatically think of beers and a “Barbie” as the epitome of Australian food culture, perhaps it’s time to see a different side. Driving through Sydney’s inner city during the early morning, you don’t smell car fumes but coffee fumes from all the coffee h... Read more.

The Facts About Funding Your Franchise

July 27, 2011 / BLOG POST Franchise Direct News and Notes, Financing a Franchise
When a person gets interested in opening a franchise, the first question they inevitably ask is: how much will it cost? They mean much more than the franchise fee. They're talking about the entire sum of expenses that an entrepreneur can expect to pay over the lifetime of a franchise. Luckily Franchise Direct's multimedia has created some graphs and charts that outline the costs that a franchisee... Read more.

Ensuring Franchise Success

July 26, 2011 / BLOG POST Information for Franchisees
One way to ensure your success as a franchise owner is to make sure that the mostly rigid business model of franchising is right for you. All of us are unique; we all have specific strengths and weaknesses that we bring to the table. Some are better suited to franchise ownership, while some are better suited for independent business ownership. Let’s find out what’s needed for franchise success. 1.... Read more.

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Franchise Information (4)

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Franchise Information (4) Read more.

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Trends (3)

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Trends (3) Read more.

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Product Diversity, Market Leaders & Business Models (2)

Pizza Industry Report 2011 - Product Diversity, Market Leaders & Business Models (2) Read more.

Pizza Franchise Industry Report 2011 (1)

This report presents an overview of the U.S. Pizza franchise industry including background of its integration into American cuisine and current trends within the industry. It also outlines the initial costs associated with investing in a pizza franchise. The report is based on data drawn from online sources and the Franchise Disclosure Documents (FDD) of a sample of 20 pizza franchises. Read more.

Elderly Couple Plans To Visit Over 700 Burger Franchises

July 25, 2011 / BLOG POST Food Franchising
My grandmother loved Burger King. Right up until she died about 10 years ago at age 81, she'd seize any chance to have a Double Cheeseburger or a Fish Fillet. Most of my memories of her, in fact, involve her eating Burger King.   When I was younger, I thought it was strange that my grandmother was so infatuated with Burger King, but as I've grown older, I've realized it has something to do... Read more.

Franchise Costs - Ongoing Costs

July 25, 2011 / FRANCHISE ARTICLE Franchise Costs
This page features a breakdown of costs that come with maintaining a franchise business, as well as common ongoing fees and costs that a franchisee may come across. Read more.

Franchise Costs - Initial Investment Graphs (3)

July 25, 2011 / FRANCHISE ARTICLE Franchise Costs
For the following Graphs to learn about the initial investment required of selected repair franchises. You'll also find an industry comparisons. Read more.
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