Franchise Resources | Franchise & Small Business News

Franchise Resources | Franchise & Small Business News

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Franchisors and Multi-Unit Franchisees Team Up For Growth

Multi-unit franchisees dominate today’s marketplace, controlling more total units than their single-unit counterparts — and an increasing number are operating multiple brands. Franchisors, in tandem with the growing base of multi-unit operators, have recognized this change and responded by altering their sales approach, even their franchise disclosure documents to accommodate multiple-unit sales to experienced franchisees.
Franchise Development

Due Diligence: Not as Easy as 1, 2, 3

Due diligence calls for serious attention to concept economics, leadership, product offering and the franchise disclosure document.
Franchise Development