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Tax Day Means Great Things: A Franchise News Roundup

Apr 19, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Franchises Win With Tax Day Promotions If there’s one thing franchises do well—and there’s more than one, we know—it’s capitalize on holidays. While Tax Day may not quite qualify, that didn’t stop many franchises from […]

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Franchise Lending Is Booming: A News Roundup For April 11, 2013

Apr 11, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Franchise Lending Hits Highest Point Since Recession Franchise lending has had its stops and starts over the last few years, particularly since banks were actively fleeing from the scene. Right now, however, it’s full systems […]

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Coffee And Ice Cream Are Two Flavors That Go Great Together: A Franchise News Roundup

Apr 04, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Dunkin’ Donuts And Baskin-Robbins Create New Flavor Sensations I’ve long believed that great franchises make great partners. Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins are proving that yet again. The two companies have teamed up—and yes, I’m […]

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Nostalgia Can’t Save Franchises: A Franchise News Roundup

Mar 28, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Nostalgia Can’t Save Franchises Bennigan’s was a once proud chain of more than 400 restaurants, but those glory days are gone. Today, the company has just 85 locations nationwide and overseas, and their customer base […]

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March Madness Isn’t Just About Basketball: A Franchise News Roundup

Mar 21, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. March Madness At The Franchises Franchises have some of the best advertising and promotional apparatuses in the world. It’s no surprise when they nail March Madness, but it’s still noteworthy. Domino’s has its March Madness […]

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Luxury Brands And More In A Weekly Franchise News Roundup

Mar 14, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Starwood Stepping Up Luxury Brands One sure sign that the economy is recovering? Luxury brands start expanding. Starwood Hotels is taking that approach right now, planning to sink its capital into 50 luxury hotel properties […]

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Fast Casual, Fresh Casual And The Sequester: A Franchise News Roundup

Mar 07, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. Casual Chains Hit Hard, Post-Recession One of the unappreciated aftershocks of the recession is that the American consumer is still spending less money. With all the financial crises cropping up in Washington and the pinch […]

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Big Burgers And Big Promotions: A Franchise News Roundup

Feb 28, 2013 Comments Off

A collection of franchise news from around the nation and around the world, courtesy of FranchWire. We hope you enjoy it. How Franchises Can Use Social Media To Make A Big Splash Jimmy John’s is a major player in the franchise market, but their social media wins aren’t necessarily as high profile as brands like McDonald’s. […]

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