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Worst Franchises with the Highest Loan Defaults, 2013

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Ten franchisors have left taxpayers on the hook for 21 percent of all franchise loan charge-offs for the Small Business Administration.

McLean Group Beefs Up Franchise Mergers and Acquisitions

SAN FRANCISCO — The former CEO of Cartridge World, Burt Yarkin accepted a position in June as managing director of the San Francisco branch of the private investment firm The McLean Group.

Dunkin Donuts, Meineke rank highest in Franchisee Satisfaction

FranchiseFacts’ Satisfaction Index (FFI) is a comparative rating created to measure franchisee satisfaction with their business and their franchisor.

Cartridge World Hires New CEO

EMERYVILLE, Calif. (Blue MauMau) – Cartridge World, a chain of ink and toner refilling franchises, announced last week the appointment of Tom Fricke as chief executive officer to replace Burt Yarkin, who resigned in January.