- Fast delivery. Gay, Alison // Cabinet Maker;4/21/2006, Issue 5484, p28
The article focuses on the strategies adopted by China-based furniture manufacturer and retailer Singways in Great Britain. The company's franchise in the country is managed by Vipan and Ranji Maini. The couple were attracted by the potential of creating a lifestyle brand after they visited a...
- You ready for some rent-n-roll? Moore, Miles // Tire Business;3/14/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p1
This article reports that Larry Sutton, who is founder of rent-to-own furniture and appliance company, Champion Rent-to-Own, sold his company to a larger firm in 1997. It was this discovery that eventually led Mr. Sutton to become founder and president of a rent-to-own tire and wheel business,...
- Aaron gains franchise stores. // Furniture/Today;11/10/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p4
Reports on the conversion of the 31 stores of Rosey Rentals to Aaron's Sales and Lease Ownership franchise units in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Ambiente eyes 10 franchised stores this year. Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today;3/11/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p25
Reports the effort of franchising the European contemporary furniture of Ambiente Collection in Raleigh, North Carolina. Launch of additional store outlets; Distribution of container loads to retailers; Creation of identical advertising campaign.
- KA sets 130-store UK franchising target. de Melim, Richard // Cabinet Maker;03/10/2000, Issue 5178, p3
Reports on British furniture retailer KA International's plan to open 130 stores by the year 2005 as part of its franchise format.
- Designers Guild brings new look to Norwich. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;3/29/2002, Issue 5280, p5
Focuses on the Designers Guild franchise opened by Clement Joscelyne in England. Improvement of the Norwich store; Emphasis of Ligne Roset on the ground floor of the branch; Products and furniture on display.
- A tale of three franchises. Nemes, Judith // Crain's Chicago Business;3/14/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p22
The article presents information on several franchises including MyMenu, Chutney Joe's restaurant, and BrightStar.
- THE REPLICATION GAME. Goldsmith, Vivien // Enterprise (13503030);Oct/Nov2002, Issue 41, p56
Presents information on the franchising of business enterprises. Importance of brand name in the success of franchising; Franchise of Molly Maids; Factors to consider for a successful franchising.
- Franchises in Pima County. Trower, Tanya // Inside Tucson Business;10/05/98, Vol. 8 Issue 28, p12
Features a chart of franchises in Pima County, Arizona. Number of franchises; Services or products offered; Franchise and royalty fees; Parent company; Local and regional franchise manager; Year established locally and nationally.