TITLE

Take My Franchise, Please

AUTHOR(S)
Buchanan, Leigh
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Inc.;May2001, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the waiving of the franchising fee in inner cities of the United States (U.S.) proposed by Margaret McEntire, chief executive officer of Candy Boquet International Inc. Cost of franchising in U.S. inner cities; Influence of Magic Johnson on the proposal of McEntire.
ACCESSION #
4385935

 

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