Do I Need Multiple Locations Before Franchising

As a business owner you may be under the impression that your business must have multiple locations before franchising or already be in operation in multiple markets. You may feel that once your business has reached the point where you have multiple locations or are in multiple markets that you have finally jumped some hurdle,…

When Starting a Franchise Things to Consider

If you are like every other entrepreneur, you want to grow, become well-known, make money and you want it fast. So you figure you already have a business that makes money, maybe it’s time to start a franchise company and sell franchises off of your business. Franchising is exciting, powerful and yep has the ability…

Can Any Business be Franchised?

Look closely at the different services you use or businesses you purchase from. It’s likely that many of them are franchises! Technically speaking, any type of business can be franchised (read about the different types of businesses we have franchised). However it is important to assess what your business really has to offer and will…

Can My Business be Franchised if it Requires a License?

As you are thinking about franchising your business, you may be under the impression that you cannot franchise your business because operating it requires a special license. So you wonder, “Can my business be franchised?” Perhaps you are thinking that your industry is so specialized that franchising may not be applicable to your type of business….

Answering Questions about The Franchise Maker

For The Franchise Maker, franchising businesses is our specialty. It is all we do day in and day out since 2005. While we live and breathe franchising, we know that not everyone is as familiar with what we do. So we figured we would take a few minutes to answer some of the most commonly asked questions about The Franchise Maker.    What Types…

How to Know if My Business is Franchisable? Call The Franchise Maker!

From restaurants and retail stores to hotels and service-based businesses, franchises are everywhere. They are in almost every imaginable industry. So, how do you know if your business is franchisable? While some businesses seem to have an obvious potential for franchising, it’s not always so blatant. If you are like many business owners you have…