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The Basics of Franchising and Today's Top Opportunities
By Bennett Conlin | November 16, 2021

Want to own a business that's part of an established brand and market? Franchising might be the right option for you.

How to Choose the Right Franchise for You
By Marci Martin | November 12, 2021

If you want to open your own franchise business, the key is to find one that fits your long-term interests.

How to Franchise a Startup: 5 Tips for Success
By Sammi Caramela | December 30, 2020

Expansion is expensive and time-consuming. By franchising your company, you can reach new locales without having to closely manage the new operation.

Franchise Agreement Best Practices
By Max Freedman | September 10, 2020

Before you sign a franchise agreement, you should have a clear understanding of what it is and what it obligates you and the franchisor to.

Ultimate Guide to Business Franchising
By Marisa Sanfilippo | August 27, 2020

Franchising offers entrepreneurs the opportunity to open up a ready-made business that has branding and processes already in place.

How to Grow Your Franchise Business
By Business News Daily Editor | April 27, 2020

Looking to expand your business? Turning your small business into a franchise might help. Read advice from franchising experts in our article.

50+ Franchises For Every Budget
By Saige Driver | September 21, 2017

Opening a franchise is a great option for any aspiring entrepreneur who wants to own a business, but also have brand recognition and support.

8 Reasons to Consider Franchising
By Brittney Morgan | February 17, 2017

Want to open a business but not sure where to start? Opening a franchise might be the right option for you.

8 Low-Cost Franchise Opportunities for 2011
By Business News Daily Editor | January 13, 2015


4 Franchise Trends That Are Good News for Entrepreneurs
By Nicole Fallon | October 29, 2014

Franchising has always been a popular way to start a business with lower risk. Here's why this path to entrepreneurship is growing, and how it will evolve in the coming years.

Should You Franchise Your Business? 4 Questions to Ask
By Nicole Fallon | May 29, 2014

Think your small business is ready to become a franchise? Ask yourself these four questions before making a decision.

Low-Cost Franchises Rise in Popularity
By Ned Smith | June 02, 2012

Say the word “franchise,” and what comes to mind for most people are those fast-food chains. But that’s not where the franchise action is.

6 Franchises Poised for Big Growth
By Business News Daily Editor | March 09, 2012

If you want to get into the franchise business, here's what's looking promising for 2012 and beyond.

12 Laws That Will Affect Your Business in 2012
By Business News Daily Editor | December 29, 2011

Are you ready to make the changes required by new government regulation?

Christmas Trees Are a Big Small Business
By Ned Smith | December 16, 2011

Christmas trees are big business. Last year, consumers in the U.S. bought 27-million farm-grown Christmas trees that rang up nearly $1-billion at the cash register.

How to Choose the Right Franchise
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

Know what you want (and don't want) to do before you start looking