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The Future of Beacons and Digital Signage

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2017-02-15 17:36
Beacon technology has not been adopted by merchants as quickly as expected, but changes to devices and strategy still have Business Insider Intelligence forecasting a total of 4.5 million active beacons in the U.S. by 2018.

Multi-Unit Menu Management Release Saves Time and Improves Consistency for Restaurant Chains

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2017-02-15 17:14
VANCOUVER, BC, — A new release from pizza and delivery point of sale developer SpeedLine Solutions Inc. helps restaurant chains save time and improve brand consistency. With this new menu management toolset, chains can easily manage a master menu with local variations across multiple units and regions.

The story behind Painting with a Twist's success

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Painting with a Twist, a paint-and-sip brand created by Renee Maloney and Cathy Deano, has grown into a franchise with more t -More
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Report: Franchising expected to grow in Nevada

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
More than 6,300 franchised businesses are expected to open in Nevada in 2017, according to a report released by IFA's Franchi -More
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Business tips from Ben's Soft Pretzels franchisees

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Lisa and Tom Noak left retirement behind to become franchisees for Ben's Soft Pretzels.  -More
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Trust the leadership voice within

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Leaders need to trust their guts more often, writes Elise Mitchell, CEO of a strategic communications firm.  -More
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Communication has to be a 2-way street

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
A workplace with strong two-way communication requires managers to be trained and for their teams to possess a communications -More
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Free water? Free Wi-Fi? Making a science of inducements

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Hotels are turning to big data analytics to pinpoint which free amenities are most effective in attracting and retaining cust -More
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Tech-steeped prospects being wooed by lodging employers

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
With guests relying more on personal digital devices and operations firmly tied to data management, hoteliers are mining the  -More
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@OurFranchise profiles business and life partners

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Frank Panzer and Karen Quinn-Panzer, owners of a Dream Vacations franchise in Milford, Conn., are partners in business and pa
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IFA's 50th Legal Symposium set for May 7-9

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Do you want to learn more about how legal and regulatory issues affect the everyday business operations of a franchise system
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Groups call for action to roll back joint-employer standard

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
In a letter to Congress, trade groups requested that a law be passed to reverse the joint-employer standard imposed by the Na -More
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Opinion: Puzder is the right leader for the Labor Department

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-02-15 15:16
Andy Puzder is well-suited to serve as labor secretary, as he values workers and has been an effective leader at CKE Restaura -More
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Audi said to get naming rights to D.C. United soccer stadium

AutoNews - Wed, 2017-02-15 13:42
Audi will have its name on the new home of Major League Soccer's D.C. United. The agreement, which runs at least a decade, will be one of the three richest naming-rights deals in MLS, according to a person familiar with the contract.
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South Of The Border

Hotel Interactive - Wed, 2017-02-15 13:35
Hilton Continues Ramping Up Distribution In Mexico With Nine New Deals