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Home Based Franchises Keep on Growing

The number of home based franchises continues to grow and in some franchise segments the home based feature exists in the majority of the franchise companies. Looking back into franchise history the typical franchise was a bricks and mortar franchise whether it was a KFC, Dunkin Donuts or McDonalds.

Forbes Top 20 US Franchise Brands

From 3,500 franchise brands Forbes magazine has ranked the top 20 US franchises that it estimates offers buyers the best return on investment.

Dunkin' Exec Chair Luther Turns Chair

CANTON, Mass. — Jon Luther has stepped down in December as executive chairman and a paid employee of Dunkin' Brands Inc. But he will continue strategic leadership as the chairman of the company's board of directors.

Time For A-PPEAL

Irwin Barkan plaintiff, ME, filed his appeal June 18, 2010 in the US First Circuit Court of Appeals in Barkan vs. Dunkin Donuts Inc., case # 10-1247.

Judge Grants Fraud Trial against Dunkin', Kainos

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – A Nassau judge ruled last week that Patrick LaFontaine, professional hockey player and inductee in the Hockey Hall of Fame, can move forward with his fraud claims again

Dunk'd, My Odyssey Through Franchise Hell

I am writing a book about my ‘truth is stranger than fiction’ 9-year battle with Dunkin’ Donuts, which exposes the dark underbelly of franchising and the civil justice system. My story is unique but the theme has been repeated with hundreds, no thousands of franchisees around the world, yet the media silence has been deafening. To learn more about my book read more...

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.

Judge Clears Jury Trial for Dunkin' Franchisee

One of Irwin Barkan's former franchises in Burrillville, Rhode Island
Irwin Barkan's former franchise in Burrillville, RI, Photo/Barkan

Dunkin' Donuts v. Grand Central Donuts

A federal judge has ruled that franchisees may explore Dunkin's ulterior motive in terminating their franchise agreements.

Marketing Professor Joins Dunkin Franchisee Association Board

Bellingham, MA (Blue MauMau) —The DD Independent Franchise Owners Group, the largest association of Dunkin' Donuts franchise owners, has appointed Professor Patrick Kaufmann, a marketing professor of Boston University, to its Board of Directors.