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Franchise Businesses And Their Charities Honored At Fourth Annual "Franchising Gives Back" Awards Dinner

Franchise Businesses And Their Charities Honored At Fourth Annual “Franchising Gives Back” Awards Dinner

IFA Foundation Honored the Best, Most Innovative Community Leaders and Charitable Programs across the U.S. The International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Foundation announced today the winners of its fourth annual Franchising Gives Back Awards, who were honored at an awards dinner on Sept. 4 in Washington, D.C. Established by a generous […]

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FranConnect Voted No. 1 Solution Provider on Entrepreneur's Top Franchise Suppliers List

FranConnect Voted No. 1 Solution Provider on Entrepreneur’s Top Franchise Suppliers List

Franchising-focused company beats out multi-industry software gorillas and low-end entrants to rank first in the Online Technology Services Category  FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, has been voted #1 supplier in Entrepreneur Magazine’s first-ever Top Franchise Suppliers list, a ranking of the best vendors, suppliers and partners in […]

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Krispy Kreme to Acquire Majority Stake in Insomnia Cookies

Krispy Kreme to Acquire Majority Stake in Insomnia Cookies

Krispy Kreme and Insomnia Cookies have announced an agreement through which Krispy Kreme will acquire a majority stake in Insomnia Cookies. Insomnia Cookies is the leading cookie delivery company in the United States. “At Krispy Kreme, we have an 81-year heritage of creating the most awesome doughnut experience imaginable, and […]

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FranConnect Webinar Will Unveil the Top Secrets to Franchisee Profitability

FranConnect Webinar Will Unveil the Top Secrets to Franchisee Profitability

Roundtable of Industry Experts to Offer Insights on How to Improve Unit Level Performance and Maximize Profitability Wednesday, July 25th at 12 p.m. ET FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, will host another webinar in its popular Executive Series, “How to Improve Unit Level Performance and Maximize Performance.” […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Capitalizes on the FranConnect Franchise Management System to Fuel Domestic and International Growth

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Capitalizes on the FranConnect Franchise Management System to Fuel Domestic and International Growth

The nation’s largest barbecue chain taps into the process and organizational power of the FranConnect platform to drive revenue and profitability for their global franchise operation. Franchise brands eager to expand their reach cannot do so without a plan, a process and the means to execute it. Those key elements […]

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Titus Center for Franchising to Its First-ever Selling Franchises Bootcamp Jan. 22-23, 2019, at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida

Titus Center for Franchising to Host Its First-ever Selling Franchises Bootcamp Jan. 22-23, 2019, at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida

Attendees Will Have the Chance to Network with Leaders in Franchise Development and Learn Best Practices in Franchise Sales  The Titus Center for Franchising, a Presidential Center of Excellence at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida, announced today it will host its first-ever Selling Franchises Bootcamp Jan. […]

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Papa John's Franchisee to Sell 19 Papa John's Restaurants Through Receivership Auction

Papa John’s Franchisee to Sell 19 Papa John’s Restaurants Through Receivership Auction

Shelly Crocker, LLC as General Receiver for P.J. Sound Pizza, LLC and Papa Washington, LLC, has retained National Franchise Sales (NFS), a leading franchise business brokerage company, to sell 19 franchised Papa John’s restaurants in Western Washington State. The sale will be conducted in connection with the Receivership of P.J. […]

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Millennial Entrepreneurs Invited to Apply for the 2019 NextGen in Franchising Global Competition

Millennial Entrepreneurs Invited to Apply for the 2019 NextGen in Franchising Global Competition

Through Aug. 31, company founders worldwide can apply for the chance to participate in a business accelerator program designed to help them grow their concepts through the franchise model The International Franchise Association (IFA) Foundation announced today it is accepting applications for its annual NextGen in Franchising Global Competition, a […]

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Want to Catch a Big Fish Multi-Unit Franchisee? 1851 Provides 5 Insights to Help You Better Strategize

Want to Catch a Big Fish Multi-Unit Franchisee? 1851 Provides 5 Insights to Help You Better Strategize

These five insights will help brands set up the strongest foundation possible to create awareness for the franchising industry’s most coveted group of owners. by Nick Powills 1851 Franchise There is a reason nearly every franchisor has identified the multi-unit/multi-brand franchisee as their ideal candidate. They have more financial resources, […]

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International Franchise Association Foundation Accepting Nominations for 2018 Franchising Gives Back Awards through June 15

International Franchise Association Foundation Accepting Nominations for 2018 Franchising Gives Back Awards through June 15

Fourth Annual Awards Will Honor Most Innovative Community Leaders and Charitable Programs on Sept. 4 in Washington, D.C. The International Franchise Association (IFA) Foundation announced today it is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Franchising Gives Back Annual Awards. In partnership with Roark Capital Group, the fourth annual awards program […]

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Alex Rodriguez Offers 5 Coaching Lessons for Restaurant Leaders Who Want to Win

Alex Rodriguez Offers 5 Coaching Lessons for Restaurant Leaders Who Want to Win

In an interview with 1851, the CEO of A-Rod Corp says you can learn a lot from baseball managers and great sports coaches. by Nick Powills 1851 Franchise Former Major League Baseball slugger and current CEO of A-Rod Corp, Alex Rodriguez, was drafted at the age of 17 and began […]

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Franchise Salespeople Are More Important Than You Think

Franchise Salespeople Are More Important Than You Think

Hiring the right franchise sales team is vital to a brand’s growth. by Nick Powills 1851 Franchise Franchise sales is tough. You are trying to convince someone to arguably make the biggest decision of their lives. They are not buying a widget – not even a home. They are investing […]

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IFA Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

IFA Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

The International Franchise Association (IFA) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving by individuals, companies and organizations to philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. This year, the IFA is raising awareness and fundraising for the work that the IFA Foundation does for veterans, millennials, and underserved communities in promoting […]

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Fransmart Hires Chad Bentley as New Vice President of Finance

Fransmart Hires Chad Bentley as New Vice President of Finance

New Hire Will Lead Financial Strategy To Grow The Franchising Company’s Existing & New Brands Fransmart, the global leader in franchise development behind the explosive growth of concepts such as The Halal Guys, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, and Qdoba Mexican Grill has hired Chad Bentley to serve as Vice […]

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