Archive for March 2019

What is a Master Franchisee?

As you research franchising, you may come across master franchise opportunities. Because it can be easy to confuse the term with others in franchising, here’s a primer. Definition A master franchisee is essentially a mini-franchisor for a particular territory. In most franchise systems, they own and operate only a small number (or none) of the…

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What to Expect from a Franchisor

When you’re evaluating franchise opportunities, it’s helpful to have a good understanding of what to expect from a franchisor. Then you can more easily tell the difference between high-quality franchisors and those to avoid. Franchisor support, training, and assistance will vary across industries. But here are a few common areas of support to anticipate: Help…

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