Planning a Profitable Franchise Territory

Before opening a franchise in any area, it is necessary to do proper franchise territory planning. Franchising is all about expansion of a company or business. It is a profitable business model that depends on how the plan is done for the development which determines...

Defining a Franchise Territory

Before someone buys or sells a franchise, a common practice is to define the franchise territory.  According to the one study, above 90% of the successful business franchises use the concept of establishing territory. There is no single method for dividing...

5 Rules For Effective Franchise Territory Allocation

An expanding business that franchises will allocate a specific area franchisees may operate.  The allocation of franchise territories plays a vital role in the market segment and customer base to which a franchisee can sell.  Thus, the task of allocating the franchise...

Finding a Franchise Location Not Too Far and Not Too Close

When starting to franchise a business, one must consider competitors in the surrounding area. Competition, in general, is not a problem and can act as an advantage when the neighboring competitors cluster together.  Experience has demonstrated that when certain retail...