The Q&A of Canadian Commercial Leases for a Franchise

A significant number of Canada’s 1,300 franchise brands – a figure estimated by the Canadian Franchise Association (https://www.cfa.ca/tools_resources/franchise-research-facts/) – involve the franchisee having to lease a commercial space for their new business. Before you begin the site selection process for your location, here are some common questions and answers about commercial leasing in franchises.   Who signs the lease? Generally speaking, the franchisor wants the franchisee to sign the head lease instead…

Anago Cleaning Systems Receives Hall of Fame Accolade by Franchise Business Review

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), a leading commercial cleaning franchise with Masters throughout the U.S. and internationally, today announced its recognition in Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Franchise Satisfaction Awards (FBR) for the tenth consecutive year and has been named to FBR’s Hall of Fame. “We believe this list is the one of the best indicators for today’s top franchise opportunities given this…

Business Ideas for Business Leaders Looking to Make a Change

Here you are…looking for something new. You’re looking for work or currently working and looking for a change – for something better. You’ve maybe even applied for other roles. Roles that allow you to do more of the same for someone else. Well…this opportunity is different. This is the opportunity that lets you look at your life 5-10 years from now and see the life you want. This is the…

Anago Secures Spot on Renowned “Top 100 Global Franchise” List

Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), an industry-leading commercial cleaning franchise with more than 35 Master Franchises and over 1,400 Unit Franchisees throughout the U.S. and internationally, announced today that Franchise Direct has listed Anago as one of the Top 100 Global Franchises for 2017. The recognition was announced as part of their widely anticipated industry benchmark report that includes other prominent brands such as McDonald’s, 7 Eleven, RE/MAX and Marriott International.…

Owning A Food Franchise Requires These 3 Skills

Food franchises account for a major portion of the franchise opportunities available today. In addition, they’re very popular. If you happen to be someone who’s looking to become the owner of a food franchise, there are certain skills you’ll need to possess. I’m going to highlight 3 of them. Skill #1: Multi-Tasking When you own and operate a food franchise, the most important skill you’ll need to possess is multi-tasking. Period.…

Four things to know before buying a franchise

Over the years, I’ve met many people who want desperately to own a business, but 1) just don’t know what it should be; or 2) lack the entrepreneurial vision and/or desire to start a business from scratch. Enter one of the great inventions America has given to the world: the franchise. Purchasing and operating a franchise is entrepreneurial coloring inside of the lines. If you don’t have a problem playing…

Franchising: A risk worth taking?

So you’re thinking of being a business owner are you? Well, get ready to join the rapidly-growing club of small-medium enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia. With latest government figures estimating total SME numbers to be 645,136 in 2015, there is little doubt this figure is set to rise as the country continues to strive towards an annual growth rate of eight per cent in total SMEs through to 2020. This encouraged…

The Lesser-Known Pros of Canadian Franchising

AUTHOR: BeTheBoss.ca DATE: MAR 19th, 2017 TOPIC: Industry Experts When looking into Canadian franchising, you’ve probably come across of a lot of “pros and cons” discussions. Many of these naturally focus on the hard numbers, like the financial return and royalty rates, alongside other dry areas. Looking at both the upsides and downsides of the bottom line and what impacts it is the smart way to go, but it can…

Why women and franchising go together

Why women and franchising go together March 01, 2017 by alesia_v There are a number of reasons why women looking for a new career or business opportunity might be drawn to franchising. Whether it’s for the sense of community, structured setting, or a chance to follow their dreams and passions, there are a number of great reasons why women should get into franchising. The franchise industry is well-known for providing…

Franchise Industry Recognized as Economic Engine for Female Entrepreneurs

Fort Lauderdale, Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), an industry-leading commercial cleaning franchise with more than 35 Master Franchises and over 1,400 Unit Franchisees throughout the U.S. and internationally, announced today that Franchise Business Review ranked Anago as one of the Top Franchises for Women as part of the publication’s first annual “Top Franchises for Women” list. “One of our guiding principles as a global franchise…