Franchise Grade is the leading franchise research company in the world. Our goal is to be the first to introduce you to industry trends. This is how we do it – our database – which includes:
Franchise Grade data scientists scour this database to discover and analyze relevant content with the intention of educating franchising stakeholders and introducing them to key opportunities. We input all this data, all this specialized insider knowledge, into our Facts and Figures report and deliver it directly to you.
Franchise Grade has published the Facts and Figures Report “Does the State of the Franchisor HQ Make a Difference in Success?”. In this report, you’ll find detailed information pertaining to the difference in franchise system development and performance, based on the franchisor’s corporate location. To do so, we analyzed 1806 franchise systems with a minimum of 5-year Item 20 data. Read on to discover if relocating your franchise system is a beneficial decision.
We have completed a study on the changes in Ongoing Fees in the franchise industry using our data from 2013 – 2016 to publish the report.
A Franchise Disclosure Document (“FDD”) presents key components of the franchise program including the obligations of the franchisor and franchisees.
As franchise system development becomes more competitive franchise systems are employing a new strategy to grow their brand and increase franchise sales.
The composition of the franchise investment differs in key areas such as: franchise fees, royalty rates, territory protections and Item 19 disclosures.
Data has become essential to having a successful franchise development team. Those that maximize the power of data will sell more franchises.
When reviewing an FDD, we always keep our eyes out for any errors. The error that is the most troublesome for us is when we see Item 20 errors.