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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.     

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RNR Tire Express Gives Back to Breast Cancer Survivors

Each woman has in her own way served as a light in her community: fighting, championing for the cure and in some uplifting cases, beating breast cancer. After hearing their inspiring stories, national rent-to-own tire retail franchise, RNR Tire Express (RNR), wanted to give back in a small way to celebrate these strong women.
December 22, 2020
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Why Lab Franchises are a Hot Investment After COVID-19

Since the beginning of the pandemic, COVID-19 testing has been a hot commodity that has only highlighted the growing demand for lab services that are often filled by lab franchises. According to new study conducted by Research Dive, the global laboratory testing market will grow from $177 billion in 2019 revenue to nearly $289 billion by the end of 2027, with North America accounting for more than 38 percent of the global rapid diagnostics market.
December 18, 2020

Why Cruise Franchises Will Survive COVID-19

At the beginning of the pandemic, cruise franchises suffered a perfect public relations storm. They were blamed as the cause of the virus’s entry into the United States and labeled “super spreaders”, with BBC News reporting that of the 3,711 passengers onboard the now famous Diamond Princess, at least 621 were infected. Soon after, the entire travel and leisure industry ground to a halt. With things still looking grim, today we’re examining why we believe cruise franchises will make it through the pandemic.
December 11, 2020