About one in three small businesses will face fines and penalties at some point in their operations due to mistakes, inaccuracies and other errors. Learn about the most common tax penalties for small businesses and how to avoid them.
For the right person, a food or beverage franchise offers an exciting, customer-facing, rewarding business opportunity. There is, however, a lot to consider prior to investing in one. Learn the ins and outs of doing so and about today’s top opportunities here.
Summer means a jump in temperatures and sales for certain franchises. Read about some of the hottest of the season, which are also rated very highly by the franchisees who own them.
Learn about the pros and cons of entering franchising via a “resale” vs. investing in a brand new location.
Researchers at Franchise Business Review shed light on how franchisees in the senior and child services franchise sectors feel about the investment opportunity and more.
Franchise Business Review (FBR) partnered with CNBC to crown 50 franchise owners–one for each state–America’s Star Franchisees of 2016.
After selling his scientific instrument company, Ocean Optics, in 2004, Leeward Bean was enjoying his well earned retirement when two of his former employees lured him out of it to help them launch a new business idea. Read how the experience eventually led to the creation of the Big Frog Custom T-Shirt franchise.
In this interview, Leeward Bean discusses why he “unretired” to become the leader of Big Frog T-Shirts, how their technology makes them a cost-effective solution for their customers, and what it takes to succeed in as a Big Frog franchisee.
Franchise trade shows are the best way to see what franchises are available and to learn how to go about selecting, acquiring and financing a franchise. Ensure your time spent at one is a worthwhile investment.
Before you invest in a franchise, it’s essential to obtain and carefully review its Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) to ensure the system you are considering investing in is strong as well as ethical. This article features a quick overview of what FDD Items entail and why taking the time to understand each one is worthwhile.