From the entire team at Franchise Direct, we wish you and yours a happy and prosperous New Year. Let's all work in our own small way to make 2013 the best year yet!
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center offers tips for finding time for fitness in the New Year. Read more.
Every year, several newsworthy stories and trends occur in the franchise industry. Looking back at 2012, there are three trends that stand out from the year that was...
Mobile Technology Integration
The advancement and integration of technology into everyday life usually experiences shifts from year-to-year that make headlines. This year in franchising, mobile technology took yet anoth...
As we all settle in for this special time of year, the whole team at Franchise Direct would like to wish you and yours a very happy holiday season and all the best for the year ahead. Here's hoping Santa deliver's down your chimney this Christmas!
TapSnap is bringing the next big innovation in event entertainment to cities across North America, with a ground-breaking new phototainment franchise. Read more.
National franchise specializing in transition and relocation services breaks the ranking’s Top 200 for second consecutive year. Read more.
Franchises have a beginning, each and every one of them, and franchisors start with an idea, a business concept worthy of duplication, and it grows from there. By freeing up a business model for expansion, businesses owners can develop long lasting relationships with franchisees who believe in their brand and its development. Briefly consider two aspects of going beyond into the realm of franch...
Concerns regarding how a business venture will fare in today’s economy can overshadow the very real power that businesses of all types have in their hands to create an enduring presence. Franchisees have exceptional benefits in that their business plan and support network is tested and delivered with success in mind. Training also augments these benefits, which is not often accessible to new sta...
"The key to owning a franchise is to have your goals established,” says Bob Golub, who chose franchise partnership with Ziebart, the worldwide leader in automotive appearance and protection services. Read more.
Crossing the parameters of expected widespread U.S. economic growth, the restaurant industry remains a powerful part of American culture and excursion. With a year ahead for the franchise restaurant industry forecasted to surpass expectations, how are franchisees promoting team coordination among employees and management staff?
As part of a 2013 projection, a solid 10 percent of the U.S....