Happy summer! Yesterday, marked the official first full day of summer and with that comes BBQs, vacations, swimming and fun in the sun. If you find yourself lounging on a beach chair, surf the web and check out some of our newest clients this week who have chosen to advertise on the Franchise Solutions web… Read More »
National Cheesesteak day began on Thursday, March 24, 1994 when four high school students decided to celebrate their upcoming graduation by sharing cheesesteaks at a local Philadelphia restaurant known as Stoxy’s. The Legendary Cheesesteak Sandwich The cheesesteak sandwich was invented by Pat Olivieri, a South Philadelphia hot dog vendor, when one day in 1930 he… Read More »
Hola and happy Cinco de Mayo from Franchise Solutions! In Mexico, Cinco de Mayo is celebrated with political speeches and battle re-enactments to commemorate the victory over France in the Battle of Puebla fought in 1862. In the US, it’s celebrated a little differently and more wide-spread. Queue the mariachi band, parades and drinking. In… Read More »
Pizza…what’s not to love about it? 93% of Americans eat at least one pizza a month. If you ever wonder what kind of franchise you could open that would thrive, pizza would top the list. The $40 billion pizza industry makes up approximately 17% of all restaurants in the nation and continues to grow rapidly… Read More »
This summer, Franchise Solutions client, Teriyaki Madness, signed on a new kind of multi-unit franchisee; a not-for-profit organization called Brevard Achievement Center. Michael Haith, chairman of Teriyaki Madness says, “I’ve been doing this a long time, and I rarely see so much synergy.” Haith continues, “I think this is a direction that we’d really like… Read More »
ADP Research Institute reported U.S. franchises created 30,950 new jobs in April which represents a .4% monthly growth rate, .2% over small businesses with fewer than 50 employees. The two sectors which added the most jobs were restaurants and auto parts and dealers. These two sectors have led the growth for the past two months.… Read More »
Franchise Solutions’ client, Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, is opening their newest location in Mansfield, MA, and to celebrate they are giving food and drinks away all week long. If you hurry and make it to the Mansfield location as one of the first 100 customers, you will be awarded with: Tuesday – $5 coupon affectionately called CAPS… Read More »
If you’re looking for a way to give your career a boost, consider owning a popular coffee or specialty beverage franchise.