Franchise News Watch: Franchise Feature Stories and Articles Franchise News Watch is a news aggregator for the franchise industry. Listing articles, news, features, whitepapers, and more from around the web. en-us (Franchise Update) Tue, 21 Jan 2020 01:58:04 PST Copyright 2020 Franchise Update Media Group. All rights reserved. Franchise News Watch 186 40 Multi-Unit Franchisee Insight - Hiring, Firing, Training, and Retaining Employees Part 2 Multi-Unit Operators Talk About Dealing With Problem Employees, Training and Retaining, and How They Hire And Fire. Mon, 20 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Founders: When Is the Right Time To Franchise - and How Do You Know? Questions and more questions for founders considering franchising their concept, from Anne Huntington at Huntington Learning Center. Mon, 20 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Good News! â€" January 2020 Welcome to "Good News!" - our monthly roundup of franchise growth, finance, international expansion, regulation and legislation, technology, trends, milestones, and other news about franchisors large, medium, and emerging. Sun, 19 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST CEO QandA: Are There Any Trends in Your Industry You Foresee Having an Impact on Your Brand? We asked franchise CEOs about trends in their industries that could affect their brand - for better or for worse. Sat, 18 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Passing It On: Navigating the Complexities of Succession When Tony Lutfi decided to pass his more than 200 units to his sons and nephew, it was more complicated than he expected. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Scooping Up Success: "Grow at the Speed of Your People" At just 32 years old, Kyle Welch is Cold Stone Creamery's largest franchisee. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Atlanta-Based Private Equity Firm Adding More Massage Envy Locations To Portfolio Private Equity Firm With Diverse Holdings Snaps Up Another 18 Massage Envy Locations. Thu, 16 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Opportunity… or Regret? 2020 MUFC Chair says the difference between opportunity and regret is being ready! Thu, 16 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Eco-friendly franchise improves the air, and changes lives with Habitat for Humanity Eco-friendly Green Home Solutions was founded as a difference-making franchise. On the road to continued growth, the nationâ€TMs leading indoor air quality services brand has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to expand its healthy reach to those in need. Wed, 15 Jan 2020 08:00:00 PST Chunara Food Group Adds Stoner's Pizza To Its Growing Portfolio Multi-Brand Operator Chunara Food Group Adds Stoner's Pizza To Its Portfolio. Wed, 15 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Multi-Unit Strategies - Use cost-savings firms to review expenses By Engaging A Cost-Savings Firm, Franchisees Can Typically Save Hundreds Of Dollars Per Month. Tue, 14 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Multi-Unit Franchisee Insight - Business Philosophy and Management Style - Part 5 Multi-Unit Operators Talk About Their Business Philosophies And The Management Methods And Style They Employ. Mon, 13 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Xpresso Delight Franchise Aims to Disrupt Office Coffee While Eliminating Use of Over 100 Million Single Use Plastic Coffee Pods  Xpresso Delightâ€TMs “Bean To Cup” Espresso Machines Offer Fresh-Brewed Solution For Coffee Lovers While Eliminating Destructive Plastic Coffee Pods For Conservationists. Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:00:00 PST Annual Franchise Marketing Report: Where Do You Advertise on Social Media? 1st-ever Annual Franchise Marketing Report looks into where brands advertise on social media. Mon, 13 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST CMO QandA: Discuss Your Core Consumer Marketing Strategies and Objectives We asked franchise marketing leaders to discuss their core consumer marketing strategies and objectives. Sun, 12 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Buzzword Kill? The Best Worst Marketing and Adtech Buzzwords of 2019 (and 2018) Two writers look at the worst marketing and adtech buzzwords of 2018 and 2019. Sat, 11 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Sales Advice for New Franchisors: Balancing the Risks and Opportunity Advice for new franchisors on awarding their first franchises. Fri, 10 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Franchising in Vietnam, Part 2: Legal Aspects, Challenges, and Opportunities Vietnam has rapidly become one of Asia's hottest markets for franchising (part 2) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 11:00:00 PST Multi-Unit Partners Open Newest uBreakiFix Location Multi-Unit Duo Adds Another uBreakiFix Location To Their Growing Portfolio. Thu, 09 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Hungry Howie's Goes Pink for Love, Hope, and Pizza Giving back is part of the DNA of Hungry Howieâ€TMs Pizza. The originator of the Flavored CrustÂ(R) pizza is celebrating a decade of Love, Hope, and Pizza, the beloved brandâ€TMs breast cancer awareness campaign that has raised nearly $3 million in support of the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.Â(R) (NBCF). Thu, 09 Jan 2020 08:00:00 PST Last Chance: European Master and Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, Vienna, January 28-29 Time is running out to attend the 2nd annual European Master and Multi-Unit Franchising Conference in Vienna Jan. 28-29 Thu, 09 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST Fastsigns Inks a 12-Location Master Franchise Deal for France and Monaco Fastsigns continues its international expansion with a 3-year, 12-unit master franchise deal for France and Monaco. Wed, 08 Jan 2020 11:00:00 PST Trust Is Essential for Successful Franchisorâ€"Franchisee Relationships 4 essential elements for improving your franchisor-franchisee relationships. Wed, 08 Jan 2020 09:00:00 PST Pigtails and Crewcuts Is A Cut Above Pigtails and Crewcuts Is A Stress-Free Hair Salon Concept For Children That Is Recession Resistant And A Solid Investment Opportunity. Wed, 08 Jan 2020 08:00:00 PST Creating Highly Satisfied And Motivated Employees Have You Found The Right Balance Between Financial And Psychological Rewards In Your Business? Wed, 08 Jan 2020 07:00:00 PST