Tag Archives: Franchisor

Lesson # 5 From Hard Luck Franchisees: Restrictions on the Products and Services Sold

 The Classic Battle A group of franchisees file a lawsuit contending the franchisor forces them to buy products and/or services at inflated prices while setting retail prices so low the franchisees cannot profit. The lawsuit also alleges that the franchisor omits or misrepresents key facts about its business operations when selling the franchise. The franchisor, of … Continue Reading

Franchisor Financial Problems Dragging You Down?

I was quoted in this article from The Street entitled, "When The Parent Company Drags You Down". The article discusses the financial woes of some franchises including Quiznos and the impact on franchisees. If your a franchisee caught in a system experiencing financial problems, my first piece of advice is to carefully review the terms of your franchise agreement … Continue Reading
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