MSA Worldwide Franchise Library

international franchising
An interesting phenomenon of a general downturn in the economy has often been the growth in franchise systems that occurs while the rest of the economy is going south.
Franchise Encroachment
Should a franchisee always have a protected area around their location where no intra-brand competition is allowed? Does the franchisee’s sale of goods or services include every imaginable or yet unimagined method of distribution, or just the method of distribution...
franchise expansion
In franchising, what a radius generally means is that a franchisor cannot establish either a company-owned or franchised location within a certain distance from another location measured in miles in all directions.
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Bring all-natural cleaning to your neighborhood with an Enovana Green Cleaning franchise, using green cleaning products to deliver a more environmentally-friendly and healthier house cleaning experience. By Joe McCutcheon, CEO & Founder In late 2016, I attended “Springboard, A Special...
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Shelly Sun, CFE, is the CEO and Co-Founder of BrightStar Franchising, LLC, a healthcare franchise system providing the full continuum of home care, child care, and medical staffing services. Shelly also serves as Chair of the International Franchise Association's Executive...
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As the acknowledged leader in franchise consulting, MSA’s commitment to our clients is to develop programs that enable them to exceed their goals and improve their franchisees’ performance. By Michael Seid, Managing Director, MSA Worldwide As a consulting firm, MSA...
Franchise Expo Chicago
September 13-14, 2019 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Join motivated entrepreneurs and future business owners at Franchise Expo Chicago, the premier franchise expo serving the Greater Chicago Area. See hundreds of franchise concepts and opportunities, and the most...
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As a franchisee, you are agreeing to follow someone else’s operating system, including specific requirements for marketing, suppliers, and the products or services you offer.