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.

Refranchising in International Markets

As refranchising gains popularity internationally, it's important that these transactions clearly identify challenges and complexities to ensure smooth transactions and provide solid foundations for long-lasting relationships.
International

Expanding Into the Developing World: Survey Findings

The World Bank and the International Franchise Association partnered to conduct a survey of international franchisors. The objective of the survey was to better understand the motivations of companies to enter into franchising arrangements in emerging markets, main policy and regulatory impediments in entering such arrangements, the scope and nature of current franchising operations and growth markets.
International