10/28/2016 - The International Franchise Association -- the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising globally - has announced its 2017 dates. The IFA's 57th Annual Convention will ... more
9/12/2016 - When ReShonda Young started Popcorn Heaven, she did not want it to look like a "mom and pop shop." She wanted her gourmet popcorn and fudge store to feel like a place people had seen and heard... more
6/21/2016 - The Southeast Franchise Forum (SEFF) has named a new chairman and added three new executives to its 11-member board of directors. Clarissa Bradstock will lead SEFF as its new chairman with Jim Squire,... more
4/12/2016 - Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today it signed franchise agreements to open five new rest... more
If you dream of being your own boss and running your own business, a franchise might be the perfect option for you. Opening a franchise is a unique approach for entrepreneurs who are ready to step i... more
4/3/2016 - In a packed crowd, people looking to take the leap into a new business searched for the perfect match in Durham Saturday.
The Franchise Expo Live hosted 55 franchise companies who are looking to ta... more
4/1/2016 - Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (NYSE:RT) will release results for its fiscal third quarter after the close of financial markets on Thursday, April 7, 2016 which will be followed by a conference call to review its... more
3/30/2016 - The wait is over in Chula Vista.
Local residents, professionals and students no longer need to struggle with eating healthy when out and about. Vitality Bowls, which specializes in acai bowls - a ... more
3/29/2016 - We invite you to sign up for our 9th Annual Me-n-Ed's Charity Golf Classic. Find our Registration Form and Information Sheet which will give you a few more details on the event. We would like to t... more
3/16/2016 - Captain D's, the leading fast casual seafood restaurant, today announced the opening its newest franchised restaurant in Tuscaloosa, Al. on March 21. The restaurant is located at 760 Skyland Boule... more
3/14/2016 - Firo Fire Kissed Pizza, a Lawton, Oklahoma-based artisan pizza, fresh salad, and authentic gelato concept that offers high-quality products and experience at an affordable price, is entertaining a bra... more
3/10/2016 - On the heels of a tremendous year of growth in 2015, Massage Heights, a leader of professional, affordable and convenient therapeutic massage and facial services, announced today it has established a ... more
3/3/2016 - Wienerschnitzel, Home of America's Favorite Chili Dog, is proud to announce its latest partnership with professional BMX rider, Andy Buckworth, for the 2016 season. As part of its ongoing commitme... more
2/26/2016 - Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy, a national early childhood education franchise with three decades of experience, has announced that its West McKinney, Texas facility located at 9070 Westridge ... more
2/23/2016 - As seen on INC.com
The decision to franchise opens up many additional questions for business owners already bogged down with a myriad of responsibilities. Where do we want to expand? What makes a goo... more
2/22/2016 - Fish Consulting, LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations, announced today it has added Massage Heights and SONIC® to its client roster. The new additions are par... more
2/20/2016 - The International Franchise Association's (IFA) Franchise Education & Research Foundation announced today it is accepting nominations for the 2016 Franchising Gives Back Annual Awards. In partners... more
2/20/2016 - Amy Cheng, partner at Cheng Cohen, is the International Franchise Association's Women's Franchise Committee recipient of the Crystal Compass Award. The Crystal Compass signifies outstanding le... more
2/15/2016 - 18|8 Fine Men's Salons will soon introduce a collection of affordable indulgences to men throughout San Rafael.
The brand, renowned for its distinctive collection of upscale men's services ... more
2/11/2016 - iCare "" Intelligent Home Care Solutions is opening an office this winter serving multiple areas in northern Broward County. It marks the company's second Florida office and serves residents throu... more
2/4/2016 - The Melting Pot Restaurants, Inc., the world's premier fondue restaurant and a leading polished casual dining franchise, announced today its first restaurant in Saudi Arabia has opened in Riyadh. ... more
2/4/2016 - Lake Forest, California (February 4, 2016) "" Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO) is making waves with the launch of Beer Battered Shrimp available for a limited time during the Lent sea... more
2/4/2016 - Travelers at Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) can now visit the Parisian-style urban bakery café, Brioche Dorée, during every arrival and departure.
The exciting new eatery at the airpor... more
1/17/2016 - Dave Klappenberger has made his first recruit and plans to travel around the country to find 199 more.
The founder of Severna Park's Klappenberger & Sons has decided to franchise his paint cont... more
1/12/2016 - Blink Holdings, Inc., the New York-based operator of the premium quality, value-based Blink Fitnessâ„¢ brand, announced today the signing of two franchise agreements. Just six months after launching i... more
12/14/2015 - Under the guise of an everyday employee, Nader Masadeh, the president and CEO of Buffalo Wings & Rings, a fast-growing, club-level sports restaurant franchise with 65 units globally, will leave the co... more
12/10/2015 - On the heels of tremendous success in third quarter of 2015, Legacy Franchise Group announced today the addition of a new franchisor client to its rapidly expanding portfolio – The Driver Training Gro... more
12/2/2015 - Captain D's, LLC, the leading fast casual seafood restaurant, is proud to announce that the company raised a total of $134,000 through its first year of participation in No Kid Hungry's dine-o... more
11/16/2015 - Vietnamese food pioneer, Madame Nhu, today celebrates its 1 million rice
paper rolls sold since 2007.
Rice paper rolls, also called summer rolls, are Vietnamese rice vermicelli
salads wrapped in ... more
11/9/2015 - The wait is over in Castro Valley.
Local residents, professionals and students no longer need to struggle with eating healthy when out and about. Vitality Bowls, which specializes in acai bowls - a... more
10/16/2015 - My Pie Pizza, the fast casual custom pizza brand renowned for serving New York-style pizzas in a New York minute, announced today a multi-unit agreement to bring five locations of the fast casual pizz... more
10/11/2015 - Millennials with an entrepreneurial bent are choosing franchises as an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of business without having to reinvent the wheel.
Jose Miguel Aguila was just 24 when he... more
9/29/2015 - The International Franchise Association (IFA) Educational Foundation announced today the winners of its inaugural Franchising Gives Back Awards, who were honored at a special event yesterday in Washin... more
9/21/2015 - Fish Consulting, LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations, announced today it has added Mr. Rooter, Glass Doctor, Aire Serv, Mr. Appliance and Rainbow Internation... more
9/15/2015 - Are you compatible? Do you share similar values? Can you depend on them for support? How have their other relationships gone? Are they in it for the long haul? Are you?
Important questions when you... more
9/1/2015 - Fish Consulting, LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations, announced today it has added four new clients to its growing roster, including Kids 'R' Kids Le... more
8/28/2015 - Founder and owner Chef Paul Schmidgall is proud to announce that his company, Fire & Rice, is growing nationally. The company will be signing their first two franchise deals, covering three territorie... more
8/22/2015 - In any major world city — and even many smaller towns — you're likely to find numerous franchise businesses lining the streets. Chains like Starbucks, McDonald's and Walmart are everywhere now... more
8/15/2015 - Global Franchise Group (GFG), the strategic brand management company and franchisor of Great American Cookies, Pretzelmaker, Marble Slab Creamery and Hot Dog on a Stickâ„¢, is looking to expand its fo... more
8/15/2015 - PostNet is gearing up to accelerate its incredible expansion campaign, which has successfully established the brand in nine countries. To strengthen its foothold in the United States, as well as to re... more
8/11/2015 - The salon suite surge just received another major jolt…a new strategic partnership that marks a milestone moment in this rapidly expanding segment of the salon industry. This new partnership makes it ... more
7/20/2015 - In this space I have talked at length about the ADHD entrepreneur's superpowers. People like David Neeleman, founder and former CEO of JetBlue, Sir Richard Branson, CEO of Virgin, and Paul Orfale... more
7/16/2015 - Gregory Shideler got a call at 4:30 p.m. the Friday before U.S. Shell Oil's (NYSE: RDS.A) Polar Pioneer left Terminal 5 for the Chukchi Sea. The 300-foot-tall oil rig needed some hydraulic hoses r... more
7/11/2015 - Marketing a business on a budget can be challenging. Advertising is expensive, but there are a number of things you can do to market your business that cost little to nothing. Last time we gave you ... more
7/10/2015 - Fish Consulting, LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations, announced today it has added four new clients to its growing roster including BIP Capital, Coverall Nor... more
7/3/2015 - "North Americans love snacking! A fact that will not change in the foreseeable future" according to the 2014 report by Packaged Facts. As children we are conditioned by having "snack time&... more
6/29/2015 - When I started my businesses, it was overwhelming. That's why I'm proud to join the White House in announcing the launch of our Startup in a Day initiative, in alliance with the National Leagu... more
6/22/2015 - A catering business with five-star restaurant class, yet no need for a full kitchen, warehouse and a bloated volume of overhead expenses? Maybe "when pigs fly."
Well, take a look above, be... more
6/15/2015 - Blink Holdings, Inc., the New York based operator of the premium quality, value-based Blink Fitness™ brand, announced today the formation of Blink Fitness Franchising, Inc. and the launch of a nationa... more