Franchise Opportunities Blog | International Franchise Association

Franchise Opportunities Blog

Crepe Delicious

It was on the streets of Paris many years ago where Chef Oded Yefet got his inspiration for Crepe Delicious.  After watching street vendors serve crepes to happy customers, he was just a hop, flip and a jump away from bringing the popular franchise to Canada in 2004.

 

Franchisee Friday - Wag N Wash

Congratulations to our #FranchiseeFriday - Julie & John Carros, who own Wag N’ Wash® Natural Food & Bakery in Monument, Colorado!  We asked Julie why she loves franchising, she said, "John and I are new business owners, but we aren’t new to business.  We know that we aren’t experts in starting up businesses and appreciate the value we get from working with people who have ‘already figured it out'."  Check out our Q&A with Julie and John!

Q&A With Julie and John Carros

Franchisee Friday - Wag N Wash

Congratulations to our #FranchiseeFriday - Julie & John Carros, who own Wag N’ Wash® Natural Food & Bakery in Monument, Colorado!  We asked Julie why she loves franchising, she said, "John and I are new business owners, but we aren’t new to business.  We know that we aren’t experts in starting up businesses and appreciate the value we get from working with people who have ‘already figured it out'."  Check out our Q&A with Julie and John!

Q&A With Julie and John Carros

Franchisee Friday - Weed Man USA

Andy Kurth is dedicated to giving back to his community by donating money to local causes, providing free lawn care services to military personnel through "GreenCare for Troops," creating and updating recreational and athletic green spaces, partnering with high schools to mentor young men and women, and much more.  He also owns multiple Weed Man USA franchises, and is our #FranchiseeFriday!  When asked why he loves franchising, Andy said, "Franchising has allowed us to feel confident in a proven system that we can use to excel our b

Successful Franchise Real Estate

Everyone knows how important “location, location, location” is for a business to succeed. But when opening a new franchise, how do you know your franchisor can identify where the best location for your business’ success is? Is there a specific formula to it? And what is the real estate global strategy to find the perfect location? These are questions that our team gets asked frequently when talking to potential franchisees.

Franchisee Friday - Structural Elements

Congratulations to our #FranchiseeFriday - Luke Laga!  Luke owns Structural Elements in Milwaukee.  When asked why he loves franchising, he said, "We want to spread our work with the highest efficacy possible and franchising offers a way to teach the practice and have an impact without giving away Doug (our founder’s) intellectual property. Franchising allows for faster, careful growth, while keeping the work authentic.”  Find out more about Luke in our Q&A with him!

Franchise Opportunities for Veterans: How Military Service Translates into Franchise Ownership

The things you learned during your service in the military are valuable skills that can translate into the business world and into franchise ownership. Your leadership skills, ability to manage your time, your ability to think independently, and your self-sufficiency are all skills that any business would want.