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Franchising's Largest Annual Convention #IFA2017 in Las Vegas Offers Emerging Franchisors Special Programs & Courses

Franchising’s Largest Annual Convention #IFA2017 in Las Vegas Offers Emerging Franchisors Special Programs & Courses

Complimentary Post-Convention Emerging Franchisor Bootcamp Offered for Attendees The International Franchise Association — the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising globally – is introducing a new post-convention workshop, Emerging Franchisor Bootcamp, immediately following the #IFA2017 Annual Convention in Las Vegas. This half-day bootcamp is offered to the first 150 […]

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International Franchise Association's Franchise Education & Research Foundation Launches National Registry for Franchising Gives Back Program

International Franchise Association’s Franchise Education & Research Foundation Launches National Registry for Franchising Gives Back Program

Online database shines a spotlight on the philanthropic work of franchise industry leaders The International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Franchise Education & Research Foundation announced today it has launched a National Registry to profile franchise businesses and their charitable activities nationwide, as part of the organization’s Franchising Gives Back program. To […]

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International Franchise Association Hosts Special VetFran Course During #IFA2017 Convention

International Franchise Association Hosts Special VetFran Course During #IFA2017 Convention

The #IFA207 Convention will be hosting a special course specifically tailored for veteran-owned franchises and veterans looking to own a franchise. Convention attendees can attend the session, “Promoting Veteran-Owned Franchises” on Tuesday, January 31 at the 10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Morning Breakout Sessions.  Each panelist and attendees will be able […]

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International Franchise Association to Host Annual Convention Jan. 29 - Feb. 1, 2017

International Franchise Association to Host Annual Convention Jan. 29 – Feb. 1, 2017

#IFA2017 Introduces All-New Courses and Programs for Franchise Professionals The International Franchise Association — the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising globally – has announced its 2017 dates.  The IFA’s 57th Annual Convention will take place Jan. 29 – Feb. 1, 2017 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.  With […]

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NRD Completes Growth Equity Investment in Fuzzy's Taco Shop

NRD Completes Growth Equity Investment in Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

NRD Capital Managing Partner Aziz Hashim and his team continue executing their strategy to acquire brands for expansion NRD Capital Management (“NRD”), the first franchisee-sponsored and managed equity investment fund, recently announced its latest investment —the purchase of a majority position in Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, a 90-unit Fort Worth, Texas-based […]

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Frisch’s Announces Closing of the Sale of Its Golden Corral Business

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE MKT: FRS) today announced the closing of the previously announced sale of all of its Golden Corral operations and real estate consisting of 29 restaurants in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia and Pennsylvania to Golden Corral Corporation.  The purchase price for the sale is $49.8 million, before […]

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Golden Corral adding 29 outlets

Golden Corral is buying 29 restaurants in five states from a franchisee that had planned to sell them to an Atlanta restaurant company. The Raleigh-based restaurant chain is exercising its right of first refusal to buy the outlets in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia and Pennsylvania from Frisch’s Restaurants, a […]

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Frisch’s Announces Golden Corral Franchising’s Exercise of Its Right of First Refusal to Purchase Golden Corral Units

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) today announced that Golden Corral Franchising Systems, Inc. has exercised its right of first refusal to purchase substantially all of Frisch’s Golden Corral operations and real estate, consisting of restaurants in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, upon the same terms of the […]

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Why Golden Corral didn’t work for Frisch’s

Monday’s announcement that Frisch’s Restaurants Inc. will sell off 29 remaining Golden Corral buffet eateries marks the end of a painful chapter where the landmark local chain attempted to branch out into a new concept. Frisch’s opened its first Golden Corral in 1999 hoping to grow overall sales. But after […]

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Frisch’s Announces Agreement to Sell Its Golden Corral Business Segment

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with NRD Holdings, LLC (NRD) for the sale of substantially all of its Golden Corral operations and real estate consisting of  restaurants in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.  Terms of the […]

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