Last Updated: 21-February-2017

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Achieving Cult Consumer Following

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is on the list of customer favorites of leading brands that have found cult consumer followings over the years.
Roland Dickey Jr., grandson of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit founder Travis Dickey, has helped make Texas-style barbecue a smokin’ hot commodity as CEO of parent company Dickey’s Capital Group Inc. 

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Franchisee Success Stories

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Showing Up and Making a Difference

Rory Smith started out as a cook for Shoney's® in Charleston, WV at the age of 14/15 (lied about his age to get the job) in 1970. Since then held other positions at Shoney’s before choosing to become a franchisee; ‘ I worked for Shoney's® Corp till 1995 and held multiple positions with the Company in operations and Support Services. Retired/left the company as Senior Vice President. I starting buying or operating under a management agreement with Shoney's® franchises around 1996. I became a franchisee in 1998”.

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FAQs

I’ve been looking at two local franchises for sale …they are both in distress.

Should I avoid them or embrace the opportunity to get them at such a low price?

Well this depends on a few things.  If you are an experienced business owner, a franchise resale in “turn around condition” 

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How Franchise Resales Help Fuel Wireless Zone's Success

By: Cassidy McAloon

By Buying An Existing Franchise, Wireless Zone Franchisees Are Able To Avoid The Costs And Concerns Typically Associated With Building A New Business From The Ground Up.

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Buying an existing franchise for sale can be the right choice

This can be a good option if you find the thought of building up a new location from scratch a little bit daunting and not quick enough. There are also other advantages to get into business for yourself by buying an existing location. You can benefit from:

  • An existing local customer base
  • Brand presence in the local market
  • Revenue from day one
  • Often costs less than a start up
  • Inventory, staff and property in place
  • Business history to expedite financing
  • Often financed by the seller

Resale advice

Selling a REsale

Making your business 'Saleable'

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Almost all franchise owners will at some point want to sell their business. To be successful at selling the business at full value when the time comes to sell, it is vital to make sure that the business follows certain practices as part of the daily routine.

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Buying a REsale

Can a failing franchise resale become profitable?

One of the most pressing questions of a buyer considering the purchase of a re-sale is, “Can I turn the failing franchise unit into a profitable venture?” The answer will depend on a number of case-specific factors, but usually a franchise with a good brand is unsuccessful because of the franchisee’s failures, rather than the brand or location.

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The Franchise REsales Wall

resales wall text The Franchise REsales Wall is a highly effective and innovative way to market established franchise businesses for sale. With over 50% of franchise business buyers interested in considering a franchise REsale as a preferred option, the innovative Franchise REsales Wall is a very popular starting point at the MFV franchise Exhibitions. Read more...

Buying a New Franchise

Leading site for new Franchises

franchise expo logo There are many different types of franchise opportunities available to prospective franchisees with various investment commitment levels that can range from minimal to substantial. Most franchisors provide comprehensive training and support to the franchisees so previous experience in the industry is not necessary. These are the leading franchise sites, which make it easy for you to gather the information you need to find the franchise opportunity that's perfect for you. Browse all of your options or drill down by investment requirements, industry, brand or location

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About Franchise REsales

Offering very distinct service to owners of franchises for sale

We are a destination website.

FranchiseREsales.com is the only website dedicated to the REsale of existing franchised businesses, offering franchises for REsale to suitable buyers. With over 50% of buyers preferring to buy a franchise Resale first, franchiseREsales.com provides the ideal platform to promote franchises that are ready to change ownership. And approximately 10% of franchise owners would consider reselling their franchise if there was a practicable marketplace for REsale. On the site buyers can browse franchise Resale opportunities by location and connect directly to the sellers without anyone else in between.

FranchiseREsales.com is in partnership with MFV expo, the largest franchise Expo company in the US and has the support of the International Franchise Association (IFA) ensuring industry-wide promotion and presence.

FranchiseREsales.com strives to deliver a better-informed candidate to the sellers of a franchise for REsale by including free educational elements, access to free online franchise Resale expert panel and franchisee stories. In addition advice on how to value a franchise Resale and how to best promote a franchise business for Resale. All this we believe helps create a more informed prospective buyer for a Resale franchise as well as providing increased exit opportunities for existing franchisees.