What FRANdata Thinks

When the topic of international development comes during strategic planning sessions at many a franchisor, many are quick to dismiss the opportunity, sighting costs or potential untapped white space in the U.S. market. Such lack of clarity can be a serious problem for franchisors embarking on a rapid growth plan, often resulting in mistakes that […]

The franchise model in the U.S. is thriving. Even more so, there is an increasing number of franchisors that are focusing on the rising demand for American goods and services across the Pacific in Japan. An independent study by the World Franchise Council revealed that Japan is among the largest Asian franchise markets, with over […]