All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘franchise’

Franchise SMBs To Spend 1/2 Of 2015 Ad Budgets Online

Franchise small and midsize businesses plan to spend about half of their annual ad budgets on digital, according to a new report from BIA/Kelsey. It found that these businesses, on average, spent $87,165 on advertising and promotion during the 12 months ahead of the survey, which is up from $57,072 the year prior. On average, they spent 39.1% of their …

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Paul Walker: ‘Fast & Furious 7’ Resumes Filming

Following the tragic death of Paul Walker, the production of Fast & Furious 7 was put on hold. Now, months after production was halted, filming of the seventh installment of the Fast & Furious franchise is back on track. Universal Pictures projected that filming would begin again on March 31 in Atlanta, and it looks like production of Fast & …

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McDonald’s Franchisees are Furious About Costs of Doing Business

A showdown of capital proportions is taking place in the fast food world, as if the constant striking by workers were enough for the industry: McDonald’s franchise owners are alleging that McDonald’s costs are too high, citing rent, remodeling and training fees among other complaints. According to a letter sent to Bloomberg News, franchisees have reported a deteriorating understanding between …

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