News and Trends

These Franchises Have Stopped Doing Business in Russia

As the country's invasion of Ukraine wears on, more and more major franchises are halting operations inside the Eastern European power.

Kenny Herzog

A Breakdown of Shaquille O'Neal's Franchise Ventures

What you should know about the former athlete and 2022 IFA convention keynote speaker.

Chloe Arrojado

Franchise Trends That Make 2022 the Year of Opportunity

The newly released 2022 Economic Outlook for Franchising shows franchise economic output in proportions unmatched by almost any other sector in the economy.

Matthew Haller

The Highest-Earning Franchise Categories, According to Research

These are the hottest franchise categories for aspiring entrepreneurs looking to make a big income.

Chloe Arrojado

4 Franchise Trends That Will Define 2022

These franchising trends may be changing the industry for the better.

Jeff Cheatham

Taco Bell to Launch First-Ever Business School for Employees

Taco Bell CEO Mark King spoke about the chain's latest endeavor.

Emily Rella

Planet Fitness Makes $800 Million Deal to Buy Sunshine Fitness

The powerhouse fitness franchise announced its plans to acquire Sunshine Fitness in a massive cash-and-stock deal.

The FTC Is Investigating Why the Ice Cream Machines at McDonald's Are Always Broken

Apparently, even the Federal Trade Commission and McDonald's franchisees want to know why the ice cream makers never work.

Want to Buy a Franchise, But Don't Have the Cash? This Company Wants You to Buy In With Crypto.

Florida-based moving franchise College Hunks is hoping to cash in on alternative payment methods.

Chloe Arrojado

McDonald's Just Launched Its Loyalty Program. Here's How to Make Yours Succeed.

These three tips will help your franchise roll out its loyalty program.

Free On-Demand Webinar: How This Pending Legislation Can Impact Your Business

Watch this webinar on-demand to hear Mark Siebert discuss some of the most detrimental provisions included in the 30-part PRO Act, what this means for you and your business, and how to avoid the dangers of this bill.

Mark Siebert

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