Buying a Franchise

Business-format franchising, is the granting of a licence by one person (the franchisor) to another (the franchisee), which entitles the franchisee to trade under the trademark/trade name of the franchisor and make use of an entire business package, comprising all the elements necessary to establish a previously untrained person... More

The franchisor will give you valuable plans and projections – but don’t assume they’re accurate. Satisfy yourself that you understand the figures, so you can assess the franchise objectively. More

When looking to invest in a franchise, once you have completed all your research and opted for the brand you wish to proceed with, your franchisor would expect you to be able to produce a business plan to outline how you will be successful in your territory. More

This article will consider some of the key rights and obligations which should feature in a franchise agreement. Before we get into the detail, we should be clear about what we are talking about. More

If you are looking to buy a franchise you should give consideration to a resale. There are many benefits of investing in a franchise resale, so let’s look at some of the key reasons why they are becoming increasingly popular. More

As in all business relationships, problems may occur and there may come a time when the franchisor and franchisee arrive at a parting of the ways. This can occur for a variety of reasons ranging from breaches of the agreement by the franchisee to the financial failure of the... More