Franchising a Product

It may be quite often that you run across someone who says to you they have invented a really neat product (for example maybe this person invented a new hybrid-type of coffee bean infused with tequila) and it comes out in conversation that they want to franchise it. But is a product (in this example…

Finding Locations for Franchisees

When franchising your business, if your business model requires that it operate out of a storefront or an office space; it is expected that you help your future franchisees find a location. You may ask, “Am I the one responsible to find locations for franchisees?” Finding locations can be tricky, time consuming and emotionally charged….

Franchising a Business Means

While franchising a business provides numerous benefits and has the potential to catapult a business into mainstream society, depending on a person’s perspective franchising can mean different things for different people. For example franchising has a different meaning for a business owner (like you) compared to an entrepreneur who buys into a franchise.  Regardless of perspective, franchising (and if franchising…

What is Franchising? A Simple Explanation from The Franchise Maker

Franchising…when people hear this word it may mean different things for different people. The facts are that in 2017 alone franchising directly contributed $745.3 billion dollars out of our $17 trillion dollar economy and has created roughly 7.8 million jobs to date (according to the International Franchise Association). As you can see, the franchise industry is a BIG…

Learn Why Franchising a Business Requires Your Involvement

When looking to franchise your business you may be asking yourself, “Do I really need to be involved?” The franchise development process will not drain your time (in fact our process is not very intrusive at all to your already busy schedule). However we cannot ignore the fact that once you are approved as a franchisor,…

Franchising is a Way to Grow!

Often times people create a business to follow their passion and desire to become successful in their local market. Others create a business with the intent to grow it. Some even start their business to franchise it later. Why? Because franchising is a way to grow a business! A True Story George and his wife…