By and For the Franchise Community

Our FranBlog includes the best of franchise success stories from around the world. These personal accounts help you learn directly from the collective experiences of IFA’s franchise community.     

Choose from a list of topics and read personal stories of challenge and success.  Pick up helpful tips on franchising.  Get marketing ideas for small business.  Explore and discover the franchise community from within the franchise community.

IFA Open for Opportunity - Brian Thompson, Metal Supermarkets

A veteran of the United States Navy, Brian Thompson spent nine years working in the nuclear power program in the submarine service. After retiring from service, he spent more than two decades working in corporate America before an opportunity to own his own business came up. Brian is a local business owner, and he is Open for Opportunity.
September 20, 2021
Member Success Stories

How IFA Has Helped Sustain My Business

To stay updated on all IFA initiatives, visit for resources and education the IFA continues to provide its members.
September 08, 2021
Member Success Stories