RSS Subscribe
Franchising

How to communicate with the 4 styles of franchise buyers
  • Joe Mathews
  • 576    0
So many good things are happening so quickly in franchising these days, it's hard to keep up (even for us!). So welcome to "Good News!" - our monthly roundup of franchise growth, finance, international expansion, milestones, and other positive news from franchisors large, medium, and emerging.
  • Eddy Goldberg
  • 484    0
What's wrong with franchise development today - and how to make it right.
  • Art Coley
  • 747    0
Franchise Update goes international with new European partner
  • Kerry Pipes
  • 799    0
Famous Dave's of America Ramps Up Refranchising With New Strategy To Sell All 33 Company-Owned Locations in the Next 2 Years.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 2,280    215
This series, featuring highlights from the 2017 Annual Franchise Development Report (AFDR), continues with a look at the different ways multi-unit operators find new brands.
  • Eddy Goldberg
  • 1,053    4
So many good things are happening so quickly in franchising these days, it's hard to keep up (even for us!). So welcome to "Good News!" - our monthly roundup of franchise growth, finance, international expansion, milestones, and other positive news from franchisors large, medium, and emerging.
  • Eddy Goldberg
  • 965    12
What's not to love about big data? To paraphrase Sandy Pentland, the big data guru at MIT: The power of big data is that it is information about what people do, not what they say.
  • Jim Bender
  • 1,310    81
The Arby's "We have the meats" slogan will soon be appearing in more places in Canada.
  • Kerry Pipes
  • 2,003    4
3 ways Firehouse Subs uses email marketing to build its brand
  • Colby Cavanaugh
  • 2,289    28
Social media marketing news you can use. This week: 1) 6 tips on how applied analytics can improve your decision-making; 2) Latinos' influence on foodservice continues to grow; 3) Big-name advertisers question the basic promise of digital advertising; 4) Calculating the ROI of online reputation management.
  • Eddy Goldberg
  • 850    0
SPONSORED
Open a Massage Envy Franchise
Massage Envy clinics are designed to provide a compelling image, an inviting and functional environment and the highest degree of operational efficiency at the lowest possible cost.
Bloomin' Brands' largest franchisee, Cerca Trova, expands with refranchising acquisition of 45 Outback Steakhouse locations out west.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 2,486    677
Looking for more multi-unit operators? Here's how!
  • By Kay Ainsley
  • 1,029    8
This series, featuring highlights from the 2017 Annual Franchise Development Report (AFDR), continues with a look at franchisors that exceeded their goals, by category.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 698    0
Multi-unit franchisee brings new Taco John's location to Virginia, expanding his company to include 7 locations throughout 5 states.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 1,706    2
Social media marketing news you can use. This week: 1) Marriott's new Snapchat campaign; 2) 4 mistakes you could be making with your marketing personas; 3) how to market your brand with Facebook Stories; and 4) new survey examines restaurant customers' plans for the next 12 months.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 1,423    0
We enter 2017 with a greater than normal number of economic uncertainties for all three major participants in the franchise business model: franchisors, franchisees, and capital providers.
  • By Darrell Johnson
  • 2,215    0
In 2015, when opportunity came knocking, Susan Boresow answered the bell. At the time she was CMO at Massage Envy. Today she's president of Title Boxing Club, the boutique fitness franchise that specializes in boxing and kickboxing fitness classes with more than 160 locations in the U.S. and abroad.
  • By Kerry Pipes
  • 3,046    74
Tennessee Fitness, a Gold's Gym multi-unit operator in Tennessee, signs agreement for 5 additional units. The franchisee will now have 12 locations of the fitness brand in the Nashville area.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 5,084    270
This series, featuring highlights from the 2017 Annual Franchise Development Report (AFDR), continues with a look at sales closing ratios.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 3,316    15
So many good things are happening so quickly in franchising these days, it's hard to keep up (even for us!). So welcome to "Good News!" - our monthly roundup of franchise growth, finance, international expansion, milestones, and other positive news from franchisors large, medium, and emerging.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 4,721    10
SPONSORED
Open a Chronic Tacos Franchise
Chronic Tacos is a California inspired authentic Mexican grill that celebrates the individuality of our customers. We have developed restaurants that are warm and inviting with a style that reflects our uniqueness.
Cousins Subs is expanding through an ongoing rebranding and growth initiative. The company has just announced three new multi-unit deals in Wisconsin and Illinois.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 10,765    13
2017's Most Valuable Performer (MVP) Award winners to be feted at the annual Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, April 23-26 in Las Vegas.
  • By Franchise Update Media
  • 22,675    506
Social media marketing news you can use. This week: 1) Advertisers seek online advertising alternatives to Google and Facebook; 2) Kiosk access at NYC fast-food restaurant draws class-action lawsuit from The American Council of the Blind; 3) Music in restaurants actually does affect sales, says Swedish study; 4) 5 tips on hyperlocal marketing in a mobile world.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 6,215    2
Singapore offers U.S. franchisors opportunities for growth
  • By Peter Schwarzer
  • 6,501    65
Shoney's, founded in 1947, is banking on a complete makeover with a new menu, a new look, and a full beverage bar.
  • By David Davoudpour
  • 4,560    10
La Madeleine Turning to Refranchising and Looking for Multi-Unit Operators to Spur Rapid Growth in an Effort to Double the Brand's Size in 5 Years.
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee
  • 23,442    369
After you've sold a franchise, your next job is support!
  • By Marc Collopy
  • 1,657    40
So many good things are happening so quickly in franchising these days, it's hard to keep up (even for us!). So welcome to "Good News!" - our monthly roundup of franchise growth, finance, international expansion, milestones, and other positive news from franchisors large, medium, and emerging.
  • By Eddy Goldberg
  • 700    0
Market research and customer data analytics are front and center for Debbie Gonzalez, chief brand officer at Massage Envy.
  • By Kerry Pipes
  • 1,424    0
Golden Corral
ADVERTISE
SPONSORED CONTENT

Franchisor Topics »

Learn More

The Technology Issue    

Franchise Update Magazine

Issue II, 2017

Premium Services

Scorpion Business Opportunity

Scorpion
Scorpion offers ROI-positive online marketing solutions that can get your...

Tango Business Opportunity

Tango
Tango unites predictive analytics, GIS and store development into a single...

Vya Business Opportunity

Vya
Engaging franchisees in local marketing takes more than just technology....

FranConnect Business Opportunity

FranConnect
FranConnect is the #1 provider of franchising solutions in the world with...

Best Franchisee of the World Business Opportunity

Best Franchisee of the World
Best Franchisee of the World will focus on the Franchisees, entrepreneurs...

Xivic Business Opportunity

Xivic
XIVIC IS YOUR FRANCHISE DIGITAL PARTNER. Empower your customers. Build...

Michael H. Seid & Associates Business Opportunity

Michael H. Seid & Associates
MSA provides domestic and international franchise advisory services to...

IMN Business Opportunity

IMN
IMN creates engaging and relevant lifestyle, entertainment, and industry...


Subscribe to Franchise Update Sales Report

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media | P.O. Box 20547 // San Jose, CA 95160 // PH. (408) 402-5681
Copyright © 2001 - 2017. All Rights Reserved.

In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)