Franchise Resources | Franchise & Small Business News

Franchise Resources | Franchise & Small Business News

IFA’s information hub provides resources designed to keep you informed on the latest franchise thought leadership.

Choose from a list of topics. Select curated content that explores what’s important to the franchise community - franchise and small business news, small business trends, advice from franchise experts, and engaging articles from IFA’s franchise magazine Franchising World.

Growing Your Business Through International Franchising

Franchising your business internationally is an excellent way to grow, but it is not easy. To increase your chances of success, it is important that you: 1) Ensure your brand is ready for international expansion; 2) Search for and identify excellent, long term partners; and 3) Align on an agreement and prepare to “Go to Market”.
Franchise Development

Four Tips to Operate and Grow Your Franchise During COVID-19

For potential and established franchise owners, the COVID-19 pandemic has taught many valuable lessons. The biggest key for businesses both now and moving forward is to continue to adapt and innovate in order to best serve their clients.
Franchise Development

The UPS Store New Design Flexes to Meet Customer and Franchisee Needs

The UPS Store has unveiled a new, contemporary design for our retail stores. The reimagined store design, with its open layout, showcases the variety of services we offer – from packing and shipping to more specialized services such as printing and notarizing.
Franchise Development