Franchise vs Company operated stores in organized retail

Franchise vs company own stores has been old debate.Both of these comes under head of organized trade. looks like franchise winning over the race for time […]

Retail Franchising VS. Corporately Owned Branches

Last week we visited the first Starbucks location in Seattle, Washington (original location was actually a few doors down, but moved). Starbucks has a very strict […]

Chain Vs. Franchise

As a business grows there are many strategic decisions that must be addressed. One of the decisions that the parent corporation must make is whether it […]

Franchise vs. Company Owned Benefits

Deciding whether you should franchise your small business to accelerate expansion and supply more capital or if you should maintain a company-owned model depends on numerous […]

Is It Safer to Buy a Franchise or Start Your Own Business?

As many first-time business owners find out, there is a high failure rate for independent, non-franchise businesses. Franchising provides a proven system and the support of […]

Starting a Business – Franchising

A business idea for a start-up doesn’t have to be original. Many new businesses are formed with the intention of offering an existing business idea. The […]

Should You Buy a Franchise or Start Your Own Business?

Marc was facing a point in his life when he felt he needed more than just a paycheck. He wanted a job where he could call […]

Opening a Franchise Versus a Company Owned Location

I would think about this issue in terms of the owner’s personality. For example, franchisors use OPM (other people’s money), and OPT (other people’s talent) to […]

Franchise vs. Company Owned Benefits

Deciding whether you should franchise your small business to accelerate expansion and supply more capital or if you should maintain a company-owned model depends on numerous […]