Started by a stay at home mom and a computer salesmen, Chicken Salad Chick is the nation’s newest, fast-casual restaurant concept and is offered by Auburn, AL based Simply Southern Restaurant Group.   The concept offers customers a “custom-fit” chicken salad experience, with 15 original flavors to choose from, as well as gourmet soups, flavorful side [ Read more… ]

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There are a ton of franchise opportunities out there. How to decide which one is the perfect fit for you? Use the following checklist to help you find the right concept that for you. The franchise that will help you realize the financial and lifestyle rewards of ownership. 1. Return on investment (ROI)/initial investment. How [ Read more… ]

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You are looking to open a quick serve restaurant or frozen yogurt shop and do not want to reinvent the wheel, so you are thinking a franchise is the way to go.  After all they are proven concepts with a detailed business plan and plenty of support and knowledge, right?   This week we are going [ Read more… ]

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So you want to open a frozen yogurt shop – what kind of shop a self-serve or full service? We suggest you visit both types of shops before you make your decision.  To help you decide let’s look at the basic differences between the two. A full serve shop has employees behind a counter taking [ Read more… ]

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Looking to purchase a franchise but do not know where to begin? Join thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners at the 2012 International Franchise Expo  (IFE) on June 15-17 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.  The three-day event uniquely showcases hundreds of franchise companies offering a wide range of opportunities at virtually [ Read more… ]

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