IFA Supplier Members are ready to meet your franchise needs! Find everything in one place, from legal services to uniforms. Take a look at the IFA Supplier Directory and get connected with members who are committed to the franchising community.
Discover All Points Public Relations, the franchise PR firm offering clients one agency to cover all the points -- press, social media, content marketing and digital strategy. Our team’s passion, personal approach and professionalism come together delivering powerful results to generate high quality franchise leads that convert and immense awareness that pushes brands forward. All Points PR is the franchise PR firm to get your concept to the next level. Contact us today!
AnswerConnect Franchise is an Industry leader in Live Reception Franchise services. We can help you 24/7/365 to answer calls, set appointments, qualify leads, transfer calls, CRM integration, and more. Clients use our mobile app and a personalized business line ID to take their business with them, wherever they go. Let AnswerConnect work IN your business, so you can work ON your business growth.
Our Suite of Business Services include: 24/7/365 Live Answer Reception Services, Messaging, Appointment Scheduling, Lead Qualification, CRM Integrations, Transfer/Live Relay, Business Line ID, and Anywhere Client Notifications through our Mobile App.
Clayton Kendall provides franchise communities nationwide with comprehensive branded merchandise programs leading to greater brand exposure, cost savings, streamlined operations and brand compliance. With a customized online store as the organizing principle, our websites give users the ability to purchase their advertising and marketing tools in one easy-to use program. Clayton Kendall provides marketing solutions for: European Wax Center, Blaze Pizza, TCBY and Amazing Lash.
ExpandShare provides franchisors with turnkey training solutions to execute the brand formula across multiple locations. Our instructional designers work with training departments and C-Suites to develop interactive, video-based curriculums that franchisees want. Our ExpandShare training app (iOS/Android/Web) includes team announcements, a permission-based resource library, and compliance tracking through trainer verifications, operational checklists, and location audits. Add digital training to your franchise package with ExpandShare.
As a Preferred Vendor of the IFA, Franchise Payments Network (FPN) is the leading technology solutions provider in franchising. Our customer loyalty and referral programs, touchless and mobile solutions, gift cards, and payment processing services enable franchisors to drive significant revenue growth and profitability. Franchises on our POLN8 loyalty platform have experienced a proven and trackable 17% ticket lift and 50% increase in frequency of visits, delivering unmatched ROI. Celebrating 15 years in business, FPN is proud to serve 200+ franchise brands and their franchisees. Contact us today and explore how to grow your business.
For over 30 years, FRANdata has been the industry leader in strategic analysis, forecasting, and measuring franchise performance and operations. We use our wealth of knowledge to offer business intelligence and capital access services to franchisors, suppliers and all organizations that touch franchising. FRANdata is often cited as industry experts by leading media such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Forbes Magazine.
Greenberg Traurig’s Franchise & Distribution Practice represents domestic and international mature and emerging franchisors, licensors, and distributors in all aspects of their businesses. With franchise and distribution-focused transactional, regulatory, M&A, and litigation experience, the team has a thorough understanding of the legal and business issues involving franchise, license, and distribution companies.
iFranchise Group is comprised of the world’s top professionals and was voted the #1 franchise consulting/development firm in an independent survey of over 750 franchisors in 2019, 2020 and 2021. iFranchise Group brings decades of experience to franchise consulting, development, implementation, marketing, and sales. Our consultants have worked with 98 of the world’s top 200 franchisors and our consultants have over 750 years of experience in franchising. Whether you’re interested in learning how to franchise a business or grow an existing franchise program, we can help. Contact us today for a free copy of Mark Siebert’s book, Franchise Your Business.
Invoca is the leader in conversation intelligence for revenue teams that enables marketing, sales, customer experience, and eCommerce teams to understand and immediately act on the information consumers share via conversations. Through deep integrations with leading technology platforms, revenue teams can turn conversation data into automated action to enhance every digital touchpoint and human interaction, leading to better experiences, more conversions, and higher revenue. Invoca is trusted by top brands like Dish Network, Mayo Clinic, Mutual of Omaha, and 1-800-GOT-JUNK?. Invoca has raised $116M from leading venture capitalists including Accel, Upfront Ventures, H.I.G. Growth Partners, Morgan Stanley, and Salesforce Ventures. For more information, visit www.invoca.com
Lathrop GPM LLP has one of the top franchise and distribution practices in the world. Our lawyers provide unsurpassed legal service in every facet of international and domestic franchising — registration and compliance, M&A, litigation, and system development. Partner with us to shape the future!
Paychex was founded more than 50 years ago to relieve the complexity of running a business. That’s why more than 710,000 U.S. companies rely on us to cut through the clutter and make payroll, benefits, HR, and insurance simple. Paychex is proud to be a Preferred Vendor of the International Franchise Association.
Scorpion is a premium provider of marketing and technology solutions for the franchise industry. As a partner for business owners, Scorpion delivers a better way through honest guidance, effective strategies, and award-winning advertising technology for clients who need a clear path forward.
Thrive is a franchise-focused, full-service digital marketing agency that has expanded the online footprints of multi-location businesses since 2005. We’re a team of 200+ experts in paid advertising, social media, web design, conversion rate optimization, content writing and much more. Our laser-targeted franchise search engine optimization (SEO) services provide franchises with top-level visibility and brand consistency across locales. We are the trusted digital marketing arm to many franchises and global brands. Contact us to raise your franchise’s profile and surpass your competition!
Universal Background Screening is a top accredited employment screening firm working with franchise organizations nationwide to help reduce hiring risk. We develop a screening program, customized to your organizational needs with fast turnaround, compliance and great customer service. Implementing a standard screening program ensures hiring standards and protects the value of your brand. No set up fees and discounted rates. Universal provides: background checks, drug testing.
919 Marketing is the fastest growing full-service franchise PR and content marketing agency according to the 2019, 2020, and 2021 Inc. 5000 lists. Our trademarked franchise marketing system, powered by 919 Insights – franchising’s first and only AI-powered data analytics platform – combines brand strategy, PR, social media and digital marketing to drive measurable results. Find out how we accelerate national brand validation, drive franchise sales and help franchisees get more customers. Clients include: American Family Care, Any Lab Test Now, MassageLuXe, Scooters Coffee, Teriyaki Madness, Visiting Angels, Wild Birds Unlimited and Zaxby's.
A&G LLP is a full-service accounting firm which specializes in providing tax, audit and accounting services to a wide variety of franchisors and franchisees. Our extensive franchise experience and expertise makes us one of the leading firms in the area. The energy of our staff and our unwavering commitment to provide each client with outstanding personalized, professional service differentiates us from other firms.
Accurate Franchising Inc is the only know franchise consulting company that owns and operates 9 franchise brands with over 1600 locations in 80+ countries. Wince our inception in 1986 with the launch of Signarama, we have built, developed and sold over 1600 franchises in over 80 countries. We consult in all areas of franchising. Your brand will be able to learn from United Franchise Groups 35 years of real world franchising experience.
Adwerx Enterprise is the full-service solution for brand-compliant, hyperlocal digital advertising. Attract local shoppers with the right message at the right time with multi-location, multi-channel campaigns on social media, the premium web, and streaming TV. Ad budgets and campaigns can be tailored to each location based on unique market needs.
Live call answering 24/7/365! AnswerForce partners with your franchise to improve brand standards improve customer first impressions for your brand with: call center services, rapid lead response, appointment setting, Tech Toolkit Features, and internal call center capacity scaling assistance.
The Loan Office is a powerful and affordable loan servicing platform for any franchise servicing a handful to hundreds of loans. Some of its features include borrower ACH payments, step-rate loans processing, comprehensive year-end tax reporting, printing and mailing 1098s, 1099-INTs, T5s, custom documents, conversation log, reminder system, user defined fields, escrow accounting, unlimited loan charges, payment processing (NSFs, payoffs, etc.), built-in financial calculator, and a borrower web portal.
As the authority in franchise funding, Benetrends has been helping entrepreneurs successfully launch their dreams for 35 years. We've been at the forefront of 401(k)/IRA ROLLOVER FUNDING with our Rainmaker Plan®, which allows entrepreneurs to use their retirement accounts to fund a business, tax deferred and penalty free. Our offerings also include SBA Loans (97%+ approval success rate), securities backed lines of credit, and more.
Biller Genie is an award-winning, cloud-based accounts receivable platform that improves cash flow by seamlessly integrating popular accounting software (like QuickBooks) with all major payment providers and automates bill presentment, overdue invoice follow up and late messages, online payments, and back office reconciliation. Each franchisee receives their own branded portal where clients can log in to pay invoices, view invoice history, store payment methods, and set up auto pay. The entire experience is branded with your Franchise's colors and logos, making it easy for your customers to manage their accounts online and strengthening brand loyalty. Franchisees using Biller Genie typically realize a 40% reduction in overdue invoices and a reduction in DSO by 14 to 15 days. By automating repetitive tasks, Biller Genie frees up labor resources so franchisees can focus on growth, not administrative busywork. Improve cash flow and put A/R on autopilot with Biller Genie!
Capodice & Associates has quickly earned its preeminent reputation in the executive search industry by its strong commitment to delivering promised levels of client service and the nurturing of productive client relationships. An important key to success is our ability to be flexible and effective in dealing with the ever-changing priorities and needs of its clients.
Cloudli helps businesses of all sizes communicate internally and with their customers – how, where and when they want – without compromising security, reliability and efficiency. Cloudli's flagship solution for franchises is TalkNText, an innovative work-from-anywhere business phone app that lets franchises text-enable their existing business landline, combine call and text capabilites in a single app, share phone numbers with their teams, and leverage enhanced features like auto attendant and text message auto replies to deliver an elevated customer experience.
Consumer Fusion is the only All-in-One Reputation Management Solution that specializes in removing illegitimate negative reviews on over 60+ online review sites. We’ve removed over 60,000 negative reviews and photos for businesses all across the web, in every major industry! We provide you with the tools you need to monitor your brand’s online reputation and to keep your brand’s information consistent across all major search directories. Send SMS & email requests to generate new positive reviews from your customers on review sites that matter the most to your brand.
Information is at the core of smart decision-making. It’s only logical that it come from a superior source – that’s CoreLogic®. CoreLogic provides information intelligence to identify and manage growth opportunities, improve business performance and manage risk. Our clients turn to us as a market leader for unique property-level insights backed by science and analytics. We deliver value across our clients’ business operations, addressing challenges and acting quickly to present innovative, cost-effective solutions.
Crimcheck protects clients’ employees, customers, assets and brands by providing comprehensive, accurate, and compliant employment background checks and drug testing. We provide franchises customized yet easy to implement programs that optimize safety, ease-of-use, speed, and compliance across the organization. With Crimcheck, franchisees create safe environments by hiring individuals who represent the brand’s values. Franchisee onboarding is streamlined with innovative technology, and we offer low preferred pricing with no setup fees or minimums. Crimcheck is Accredited by the Professional Background Screening Association, an HRO Today Customer Satisfaction Award Winner, an Inc. 5000 company, and an NMSDC-certified minority owned business. Our mobile-friendly, easy to use solutions will improve efficiency, enhance the candidate experience, and accelerate time to hire throughout your franchise. And, our award-winning customer service will support you every step of the way.
Our franchise accounting team has served as a trusted advisor to hundreds of franchisors and franchisees. EisnerAmper is a full-service accounting firm with expertise in Franchise Disclosure Agreement audits, specialized tax advice, strategic planning capabilities, QuickBooks™ training and bookkeeping to help business owners gain wealth. Our experienced team will help you select the right type of business entity, create a business plan, or formulate and negotiate the sale of your company.
Exhibiting at Franchise Expo Houston provides your company with a unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with prospective franchisees. Sponsored by the International Franchise Association, this local expo and its comprehensive educational program is the perfect platform to connect with qualified prospects from the Houston area.
Sponsored by the International Franchise Association, Nashville is the newest location for our 2-day local expos. Exhibiting at Franchise Expo Nashville provides your company with a unique opportunity to meet face-to-face or digitally with the ‘best of the best’ franchise brands. This 2-day local expo and its comprehensive educational program is the perfect platform to connect with qualified prospects from the Nashville area.
Sponsored by the International Franchise Association, Franchise Expo South is pleased to announce its return to Florida in the Fall of 2022. This regional expo, serves the southeastern U.S. as well as Latin America and the Caribbean. Along with a comprehensive conference program, FES brings together the leading concepts in franchising and the region's most qualified audience.
Sponsored by the International Franchise Association, Franchise Expo West is pleased to announce its return to Phoenix in the Spring of 2022. Phoenix has the 4th highest economic and population growth rate in the U.S. - outpacing California. Whether you're an established franchise or an up-and-coming concept determined to make a splash, Franchise Expo West is the perfect platform to connect with qualified prospects.
For over 30 years, FranNet has been helping entrepreneurs find the ideal franchises to achieve their dreams of business ownership. Our experienced consultants provide expert advice and assistance through the franchise selection process at no cost to clients. FranNet locations are locally owned and operated across the USA, Canada and Germany.
Becoming a franchisor or growing the existing system requires good advice that matches your goals. FranWise® offers sound solutions for operations, compliance, franchise relations and sustained growth. You get advice and first-rate writing skills based on 3 decades of experience to bring you consultations and manuals that are comprehensive and easy to use. We provide solutions as unique as your brand.
Gallagher Franchise Solutions creates customized business insurance programs for franchise companies throughout the U.S. and Canada. A leader in individual franchise business risk, we use our extensive experience in franchising to help you protect your business, care for your people and grow your profit. Backed by parent company Gallagher, one of the world’s largest insurance brokers, we have relationships with the top-rated insurance carriers, allowing us to find you the right coverage for your business at the best price. Our programs offer outstanding client service, HR and payroll-related resources and Gallagher Perks, a menu of valuable discounts and offers. Call today to find out how we can serve you and your franchisees.
GbBIS offers analytics, data and mapping solutions for your franchise from the top down, C-Suite to Franchisee. Plan your growth strategy with market insights you can trust. Discover markets with the greatest potential for your business. From predictive analytic solutions to help you sell more and design more profitable territories. To site selection tools and targeted lists to grow your customer base. For over 30 years, GbBIS provides franchises with Analytic Solutions for Growth.
Hylant provides competitive, enhanced insurance coverage, risk management services and alternative risk financing programs for both franchisors and franchisees. We provide employee benefits and COI compliance tracking. Employment Practices, Cyber, General, and Auto Liability, Workers' Compensation, Product Recall, Franchisor Errors and Omissions, Directors and Officers coverage and more. Can provide coverage nationally.
iluma Agency helps franchise brands shine. With our frictionless franchise marketing approach, we’ve become one of the most sought-after digital marketing agencies for growing franchise brands. Our 12 years of franchise industry marketing experience has helped franchise concepts scale with brand & website development, corporate marketing, franchise recruitment local digital marketing for dozens of brands. As partners for emerging, growth and mature franchisors we have had the opportunity to embrace and support the unique needs of franchise brands of every scale.
Sponsored by the International Franchise Association, and celebrating its 30th Anniversary, the International Franchise Expo(IFE) is the premier franchise event in the industry and one of the few shows supported by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The show attracts investors from 49 states and 116 countries. From domestic or international expansion to selling single units, area developments, or master franchises, IFE is the industry’s one-stop shopping event.
KEYSER - Named the #1 Franchise Real Estate Supplier by Entrepreneur, Keyser’s Franchise Real Estate Department exclusively represents tenants and buyers—never landlords. With national reach and local expertise, we work in targeted markets or as your outsourced real estate department. Our team uses industry-leading AI analytic capabilities, demographic tools, research data and financial modeling to source the best locations and avoid costly mistakes. With a menu of services ranging from strategic market planning, site selection, negotiations, to project management, we partner with each client to ensure that we exceed your real estate goals —while fast tracking to your grand openings.
It’s extremely difficult to expand your franchise and listen to all of your customers at the same time. Listen360’s software compiles customer feedback in real-time and in one place, so you can address complaints quickly, keep existing customers happy, and win more referrals. You shouldn’t have to choose between caring for your customers and growing your business, and with Listen360, you can build a brand that you and your customers will both be proud of. Listen360 has joined forces with Qiigo, the digital marketing solutions company focused on supporting national franchise brands and their locations.
MFV Expositions global brands generate qualified leads for franchisors, face-to-face at our live events. Our 2022 domestic schedule includes our 3 day premier event in New York and expos in Phoenix, Ft. Lauderdale and Houston- all sponsored by the IFA. Each include a comprehensive educational program. 2022 international events will take place in China, UK, Germany, and Mexico.
PandoLogic is the leading programmatic job advertising and vendor management platform in North America. Our programmatic job advertising platform, pandoIQ automates and optimizes job ad placements to help you meet your hiring needs while maximizing your existing recruitment ad spend. We do this by leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to buy advertising in real-time, instead of going through human negotiations and pre-set prices. This incredible real-time bidding forum connects employers like you, with the right candidates, on the right sites, at the right time, for the right price!
With decades of experience, Polsinelli is well-known for partnering with clients in domestic and international franchise, supply chain, and distribution matters. We represent franchisors, licensors, operators and dealers in developing strategies and structuring development, sales and licensing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financial restructuring, registration and disclosure, and related matters, as well as disputes of all kinds, including challenges to system practices, termination and enforcement actions.
Independent insurance agency specializing in coverage for franchisors/franchisees. We also provide Certificate Tracking services for franchisors to assure franchisee insurance compliance. Insurance tracking for franchisors is very important and should not be left up to chance. Our system automates this tracking and provides you a monthly report of locations that are not compliant per your FDD. Custom built insurance programs are our specialty. Let us help you with Insurance Certificate Tracking.
Qiigo unifies digital marketing for national brands and their locations. Qiigo’s mission is to build brand unity and success by helping businesses get found locally. Through superior service and a comprehensive technology platform, Qiigo solidifies relationships with clients and provides them with successful, measurable and manageable results. Qiigo is happy to have joined forces with Listen360, a leading customer feedback and reviews provider for multi-location brands.
Background Screening - Franchisee Screening and Employee Screening. We work with franchisors nationwide to develop background screening processes that are tailored to the specific needs of each franchise. Our thorough and careful analysis is designed to mitigate risk for your brand and improve your odds of choosing successful franchisees. We also work with franchisors to deploy employee background checks, social media screening, and drug screening across the entire franchise network to further protect your brand.
Headquartered in Belmont, CA, RingCentral is a leading provider of cloud business phone systems designed for today's mobile and distributed workforce. From an all-in-one cloud phone system with team messaging, texting, and video conferencing to a complete contact center and more, we build solutions for every business, no matter how big or small. With our flexible, cost-effective cloud communications and collaboration solutions, we’ve created the ideal workplace, where business can be done more efficiently and effectively.
ServiceTitan is the world’s leading all-in-one software for residential and commercial field service businesses. We support many field service industries including plumbing, handyman, duct cleaning, painting, garage door, pool, lawn care, landscaping, and many more. ServiceTitan is trusted by more than 100,000+ contractors. ServiceTitan can help your franchisees improve sales, supercharge their teams, and manage their businesses easily. We count many franchise systems among our clients and have a team dedicated to the franchising industry. Check us out if you want your franchisees to grow!
United Community Bank is an SBA Preferred Lender offering loans nationally to the Franchise community. In addition to our national SBA platform, we offer conventional lending options to select multi-unit operators in our traditional lending markets. Whether you are a first-time operator or a seasoned franchise professional, our dedicated team of experienced franchise lending professionals will work with you to prove we are "The Bank That SERVICE Built."
Led by David Cahn, the Franchise and Business Law Group at Whiteford, Taylor & Preston has over two decades of experience representing franchisors and franchisees. We serve as counselor, negotiator, advocate and business resource. From our Mid-Atlantic regional base, our team of 170 attorneys is experienced in all relevant areas of the law including real estate transfers and leasing, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring distressed companies, and regulatory compliance.
Xpressdocs unique marketing platform helps franchisors maintain control over branding, quality of materials, and messaging going into the market while providing their franchise network a self-serve, online website to customize and order marketing materials or execute campaigns at the local level.
We help without creating barriers for your franchisees. From lead generation to existing client engagement, we have a full suite of products, programs, and solutions that guarantee the success of local marketing efforts while ensuring franchisees stay brand compliant.
Rallio provides franchise specific technology that is simple to use providing brand, content, and reputation management down to the franchisee level, and roll-up analytics to corporate. Simplify your online efforts, empower your franchisees, and drive more business at the local level. "Rally" your franchisees around your brand, and your customers around your franchisees.
With more than 40 years of experience involving more than 400 franchise systems, Osler’s Franchise Group provides full-service business advice and litigation counsel to franchisors of all sizes in almost every product and service category. Osler’s Franchise team is composed of internationally recognized legal professionals who have the expertise to help you build and protect your franchise system and brand — our group is ranked Band 1 in Chambers Canada. Our proactive business approach combined with product offerings like Osler Dash™ — our end-to-end solution that automates the franchise disclosure and contracting process — make Osler’s Franchise Group the smart choice in Canada’s increasingly complex franchise regulatory environment.
CapitalSpring is a private investment firm dedicated exclusively to the branded restaurant sector. Since 2005, we have supported proven management teams with structured capital solutions to accelerate growth, facilitate recapitalizations, and navigate complex financing dynamics. We pride ourselves on our integrity, structuring flexibility, relationship-driven approach, and specialized industry knowledge.
Social Joey is the affordable, hyper-local, social media marketing solution for franchisors and franchisees. If you need social media content creation, targeted advertising, or even targeted franchisee recruiting, Social Joey is the solution you have been looking for. Join today and get your social media hopping!
Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing employers in all types of employment-related legal matters. The firm has a reputation for legal excellence and responsive client service. Its labor and employment practice is complemented and supported by related practice groups in the areas of litigation, business immigration, employee benefits, occupational safety and health, and construction law. Ogletree Deakins has been recognized as “Law Firm of the Year” in the Employment Law – Management category by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 11 consecutive years.
Buxton is a customer analytics firm that helps franchises develop successful growth strategies. By understanding your customers you can understand growth potential by market, select optimal real estate sites for franchisees, and create hyper local targeted marketing campaigns. Clients include: Applebee’s, Firehouse Subs, Kumon Learning Centers, Smoothie King and many more.
Specialized consulting practice with a focus on the betterment of society. Expertise working with nonprofit organizations to engage the franchise model, start-up concept development, and growth strategies for existing franchisors. Clients have included: IKEA, Snap-on Tools, Link Staffing, Safeguard Business Systems, Goodwill and YWCA.
Silvercrest is a technology company that delivers sophisticated marketing and media solutions for brands; leveraging our unique combination of proprietary technology, customer data, and media buying, harnessed in one sophisticated yet simple platform. Our technological innovation and custom-built tools can simplify your brand’s national, regional and local marketing needs. Powering this is our Localized Media Automation Platform (LMap) which is a user-friendly, cutting-edge cloud-based system. Technology. Marketing. Media.
Creating brand loyalty is the direct result of providing your customers with positive, memorable experiences. For over 20 years, we have developed innovative, intelligent and actionable systems with one goal in mind: Capturing your customer’s experience, then delivering solutions to elevate their experience beyond expectations!