Last Updated: 30-May-2016

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The Starbucks Model at Cartridge World

Community printing, coming to a Starbucks near you soon.

Global franchise brand, Cartridge World, with 1,100 locations in 53 countries has trademarked the term “community printing". There are 98 million people in the U.S. who work and study from places like Starbucks and Panera Bread and cannot print from their phones or tablets. Imagine you are on the road or in a Starbucks and need to print a page or a full-color Power Point presentation. Cartridge World have come up with the solution, The community Printing App and are rolling out a program where they put the full-color printers in these and many other businesses at no cost to the business location.

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Franchisee Success Stories

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Match Made in 7-Eleven Heaven

Military couple, Brian and Theresa Green never thought about running their own business. But with their military careers coming to an end, the young couple knew it was time to explore their options. They had worked as managers in the military, they just hadn’t considered how that experience would translate into business ownership in the civilian world. Then they discovered franchising with the world’s #1 convenience store. It was a perfect fit.

 

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FAQs

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How important is Exit Strategy in a franchise?

Exit Strategy is a vital part of business ownership. A recent Harvard Business Review article stated that the first day you should start thinking about selling your company, is the day you open.

There is nothing more satisfying than cashing out and heading to a tropical island for a few month/years.

A franchise is an investment  - being able to sell an asset is vital. Franchisors should embrace resales. A resale shows that the value has been returned.

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Sometimes It Pays To Break The Rules

By Marla Topliff – President at Rosati’s Pizza.

Forbes Magazine says, “The lifetime customer value to the owner of your neighborhood pizza joint is approximately $25,000. That’s a lot of pizza—and the sooner the owner realizes that his or her customers have more value than the $20 pepperoni special they just ordered, the more successful the owner can be.”
Providing exceptional customer service is your #1 priority.

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Buying a REsale

How to identify the best franchise REsale opportunity

It is not a case of finding the best Franchise REsale, but the best Franchise REsale that suits YOU. In order to find your ideal franchise REsale you need to ask yourself the same questions you would ask when considering buying a new franchise.

No two people are the same so it makes sense that not everyone will be suited to the same franchise.Don’t just jump at the first franchise name you recognize or consider to be a good franchise, as what is right for one person may not be right for you. While one person can make a success out of running a McDonald's franchise, if you don’t like retail or want to be less hands-on, then it could be a disaster.

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Resale advice

Selling a REsale

Making your business 'Saleable'

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 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

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.

Buying a New Franchise

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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...