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Development Agents, Blessing or Curse?

A number of franchisors look to development agents for increased system growth. Despite the benefits this approach can provide, there are also a number of drawbacks.

Sellstate Realty Franchise Director Home Free in Tortious Interference Claim

Heads I win, Tails you lose. That's what some unlucky franchisees found out.

Court Says Cartridge Franchise Nothing of Value

Attractive store hours of a Caboodle Cartridge franchise
Attractive store hours: doors of a Caboodle Cartridge franchise. photo/bmm

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The California Court of Appeals upheld the trial court decision that Daniel Wencel, founder and president of Caboodle Cartridge, is liable for $90,000 for making false statements that allured franchisees into a valueless area directorship.

"Incredible Pizza" Franchisee Loses $46 Million

Lloyd Robert French invested in a new franchise concept and lost $46,995,735 in 6 years.

NakedPizza Gets Boost from Mark Cuban

NakedPizza, a social-networking-savvy pizza restaurant here, said it got slammed Friday with its Twitter-based “Eat Like an Ancestor” promotion, which comes days after the concept got a major investment from Mark