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FranchiseTalk: Am I too young to invest in a franchise?

Franchising isn’t just an old man's game ”" here’s 5 ways to start on it, while you’re young

At the young age of 26 years old, Ivan Kenneth Taw decided to leave a promising marketing career behind to become a franchisee of the convenience store chain 7-Eleven. Four years later, he now owns two 7-Eleven outlets, and wants to own ...

by Sam Christopher Lim  | October 13, 2016 06:00:00

The Franchise Awards 2013 winners

Check out the winners of our two major categories.

Entrepreneur Philippines wanted to keep it simple this year, with just two major categories: Best in Franchise Support and Fastest-Growing Franchises.A franchise has no chance of taking off if the franchisor has not put in place an excellent support system for its ...

July 23, 2013 10:00:00

Be a certified franchise expert

Franchising is a powerful alternative to expand businesses.

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)’s export and micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) training arm Philippine Trade Training Center (PTTC) and St. Scholastica’s College of Manila (SSC) will jointly conduct a ladderized program focusing on Franchising Management.Franchising is a powerful alternative ...

April 03, 2013 10:00:00
Startup Tips

Can OFWs own a franchise?

Can OFWs own a franchise in absentia?

Q: I\\\'m an OFW still working abroad. I want to invest by franchising in a food cart business. I can ask my brother to manage it while I\\\'m still abroad, and just take over when I come back, but I want the ...

by Armando Bartolome  | April 06, 2012 09:00:00

Franchise forecast for 2012

What will franchising be in 2012?

One of the biggest things that happened in the Philippines is the rise of franchising. More and more companies ventured into franchising as a way to expand their business at the same time making it easier for more Filipinos to become entrepreneurs ...

December 13, 2011 09:00:00

Franchising Challenge: The franchisor, franchisee relationship

Franchising Challenge series will discuss problems that may arise in franchising

Franchising can be a very effective way to grow a business but like any other business, it presents its own unique set of challenges to both franchisor and franchisee. The use here of the word “challenges” instead of “problems” is deliberate, for ...

October 27, 2011 06:00:00

Choosing between franchising or licensing

Should you franchise or should you license?

People are familiar with franchising as a way to start a business, but not so many thoroughly understand an alternative form of starting a business with an already established brand: licensing.According to franchise consultant Rudolf Kotik, licensing is a business model where ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | October 25, 2011 09:00:00

Selecting the right franchise brand

Tips on how to get the franchise brand of your dreams

Franchising is an option that a lot of people are considering as their ticket to entrepreneurship. Most people look at it as a way to get into business and learn the ropes of doing business.To help you ease into the world of ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | October 18, 2011 01:00:00

The answers to your top 3 franchise questions

Do you consider your franchise brand successful?

There is no better time than today to talk about franchising, with the Franchise Asia 2011 being staged at the SMX Convention Center this month, and well, franchising being the most popular word among big brands and aspiring asked franchising expert ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | September 22, 2011 01:00:00

Ready to sign? Factors to consider in a franchise agreement

Three things that will help you understand better

Before you sign that franchise agreement make sure you read the three tips that has compiled for you. While you can be sure of the franchise brand you are about to sign up for, are you sure about what the franchise ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | September 22, 2011 11:00:00

3 seminars on the ins and outs of franchising

Franchise Asia 2011 is also a learning venue

Franchise Asia 2011 is not only about global franchise brands, or the hottest franchising opportunities, it is also a learning venue for the entrepreneur wanting to start a franchise business. listed down three seminars at the Franchise Asia 2011 that can ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | September 20, 2011 04:00:00

Franchising 101: It\\\'s also about relationships

Franchising is not all about the money

Franchising has become a buzzword that entrepreneurial individuals are now looking for a viable business to invest in. This has resulted in the publication of countless articles and the conduct of seminars discussing the nitty gritty of getting a franchise. The trouble ...

by Armando "Butz" O. Bartolome  | September 20, 2011 11:00:00

7 things to do before buying a franchise

Tips from franchising expert Armando \\\'Butz\\\' Bartolome

Franchising is what everyone is talking about these days. While some become successful because they are tried and tested franchise businesses, some are not so lucky and end up with weak or dodgy brands. asked franchising expert Armando \\\'Butz\\\' Bartolome what ...

by Armando "Butz" O. Bartolome  | September 15, 2011 03:00:00