Tag: Franchising

Access to Funding Identified as Greatest Hurdle to Franchise Ownership

March 16, 2020 | By

Aspiring small business owners cited “funding or access to credit” as the biggest barrier to buying a franchise, according to a February survey for the most recent Small Business Startup Sentiment Index™.  This level is just below the 68.5% seen in the month-earlier survey – however, the survey was taken several days before the onset […]

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Southeastern Cities Lead Top 100 Metros in New Franchise Interest Index™

March 12, 2020 | By

Southeastern metros dominated the top 20 leaders in the  Franchise Interest Index(TM) in 2019, with multiple major metro areas ranked in Florida and Texas, as well as high-interest from mid-sized metros in North and South Carolina. Atlanta, Ga., topped the list. While the nation’s largest population centers lead the overall volume of franchise inquiries, the […]

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Franchise Gator Releases 7th Annual Top 100 Franchises List for 2020

February 4, 2020 | By

Franchise Gator has released the 2020 Top 100 list, a ranking of the top franchise opportunities for the upcoming year.  This is the 7th year that Franchise Gator has been publishing the list. The Top 100 list was developed to assist future franchise buyers in identifying opportunities with a track record of success and in an […]

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More Than 63% of Franchisors Plan To Increase Recruitment Spend in 2020

December 17, 2019 | By

In a strong showing of their confidence about the future, nearly two-thirds of franchises plan to spend more to recruit new franchisees in 2020, according to a survey across the Franchise Ventures demand-generation platform. “Business confidence is evident in  franchises, the leading category of small businesses,” said Michael Alston, president of Franchise Ventures. “Growth-oriented franchises […]

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Franchises See Mobile Recruitment Triple

October 10, 2018 | By

Oct. 10, 2018 – Franchise development teams, take note: The mobile Internet revolution has up-ended the top of your marketing funnel. Internet franchise portals are the leading source of inquiries from potential franchise owners, and the smart phone is their Internet connection of choice. That’s according to new research shared at the Franchise Leadership and […]

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Entrepreneurs’ Optimism Shifts into High Gear As Investment Interest in High-End Franchises Doubles

October 15, 2015 | By

Atlanta, GA – (October 15, 2015) – A surge in high-dollar franchise investment inquiries signals growing optimism among entrepreneurs, as small-business owners and prospects look ahead to growth in the U.S. economy. Interest in franchises requiring more than $100,000 has nearly doubled over the past two years, and interest in $250,000+ businesses has tripled, according […]

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Franchise.com Earns Rigorous Email Certification and Joins the Most Respected Email Whitelist in the World

October 18, 2013 | By

Return Path officially certifies Franchise.com as a trusted email sender and adds Franchise.com to an elite group of email marketers on the most respected whitelist covering more than two billion inboxes worldwide. Porsmouth, NH (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Franchise.com has completed a rigorous audit and email certification process through the third party email intelligence company, […]

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Mobile Devices Power Over One-Third of Entrepreneurs Seeking Franchises and Businesses for Sale

October 11, 2013 | By

Lead-generation trends shared by Landmark Interactive’s Franchise Group, the largest network of online franchise directories Atlanta, GA – (October 10, 2013) – Savvy entrepreneurs are turning to smart phones and tablet computers to make smarter decisions about franchise opportunities and which businesses to buy. According to the latest data from the largest network of franchise-investment directories, more than one-third […]

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Franchise Gator Lead-Tracking Program Increases Franchise Lead Generation

September 25, 2013 | By

Gator Tracks Franchise Lead-Tracking Program Helps Franchisors Increase Quality Leads, Lowers Costs ATLANTA, GA–  Sept. 25, 2013 – Gator Tracks, Franchise Gator’s franchise lead tracking program, is responsible for increasing the number of closed franchise sales for clients in 2013. The Gator Tracks program offers a link that points franchise portal visitors directly to franchisor websites, where […]

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Franchise Portal Myth-Busters: Statistics Reveal what Franchise Buyers Really Look Like

June 20, 2013 | By

PORTSMOUTH, NH–(June 20, 2013) – Franchise Solutions has taken a data-driven approach to analyzing common industry perceptions about the quality of franchise portal leads and associated behaviors through the buying process. A pioneer in online lead generation for franchise sales, Franchise Solutions has been collecting non-personally identifiable behavioral data on visitors that submit inquiries, for […]

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