Looks like America’s favorite Supermarket is headed for the court. Just several weeks ago, textile company Welspun got sued over labeling their bedding as premium Egyptian cotton where in fact it is not. And now angry customers have turned to its seller, Wal-Mart, and sued them too. They've had...
Franchising is one of the fastest growing trends in business these days. Most business owners franchise because it has the faster growth margin. However, franchising is not for everyone. When planning to offer your business for franchise, here are the things that you must consider:   Clear grasp of concept....
Are you planning to start-up a business but have no idea how to run it? Well, anyone who have experience in starting a business has probably written his or her own guidelines, but this list here will help those considering to start up a business, or those who are...
Talks are circulating around that McDonald's Corp. might end up giving away the franchise rights for its stores in Malaysia and Singapore to the Saudi Arabian company, Reza Group.  The deal will supposedly close at $400 million, which will be funded by the Malaysian bank, CIMB. For now, the...
Tea2Go has been recently put on the hot seat in CNBC’ The Profit. This company is owned and operated by tandem, Jeff Hunt and Taylor Logan. With borrowed money, they tried to expand using the franchise business model. However, instead of gain, their efforts gave them a $1 million...
Dunkin’ Donuts may be frowned upon by some people with its delectable offering of sugary donuts and syrupy iced coffees – some call their products as America’s poor dietary choice. However, that did not stop the company from bringing them to South Africa just recently. It was considered ironic...
Michael Phelan, aged 61, was sentenced to serve seven and a half in years in jail after he failed to appear in court. The felon supposedly appeared on the first day of trial but no longer attended the next day and thereafter. He claimed that he was unwell but...
Vaibhav Aggarwal started Fab Hotels in 2014. This is built around the franchise business model. Although relatively young, Fab Hotels has had a phenomenal growth so far where the brand is now seen across the country of India. Aggarwal who’s also in the business of making furniture says that...
For US veterans who are interested in franchising a business, the Military Times posted its top picks for 2017. To give you a quick view on the hottest picks, travel franchise CruiseOne bagged the top spot. The second place goes to a repair/maintenance franchise, the Color Glow International, followed by...
Hooter and Hoot Owl entered into a 20 year contract franchise agreement in May 1996, but this might end soon if the court rules to terminate it. The two are now entangled in a lawsuit. In June, Hoot Owl Restaurant was sued by Hooters of America when the former supposedly...