Before making the decision to buy a restaurant franchise, it helps to get solid advice from as many sources as possible. Ideally, this advice would come from people that have been there, done that, and own the t-shirt. From our wide network of restaurant franchisees (some of whom are multiple unit owners) we have compiled […]
Many Canadians are familiar with what makes Harvey’s hamburger a beautiful thing. The franchise has been a beloved staple of Canada’s quick-service restaurant industry since the 1950s. The first-ever Harvey’s restaurant was opened on April 1, 1959, in Richmond Hill, Ontario, at the corner of Yonge Street and Observatory Lane. The first franchise location opened […]
Buying a franchise restaurant is a huge decision. No one should go into making a huge decision without first asking some tough questions, and doing their due diligence. “Completing due diligence with an existing franchise partner is an invaluable step for an incoming franchisee,” advises Mark Sozanski, Chief Operating Officer at Montana’s BBQ & Bar. […]
With such a big decision being made by both the franchisor and franchisee during initial negotiations, it’s critical that both sides are clear on what’s being brought to the table. So what should a great franchise corporation provide to its potential owners? Restaurant Concept & Branding “A good franchisor will provide a proven business model,” […]
Owning a franchise restaurant isn’t for everyone. After all, if it were that easy, everyone would do it, right? Owning and running a franchise restaurant requires a tailored skillset and dedicated focus. In short, it takes a lot of work. But there are also some incredible rewards. The best way to learn is by doing. […]
Despite the massive challenges that the restaurant community is currently facing, the Recipe Franchising Team would like to extend our message of reassurance. Having been in business for over 137 years, we are confident we can get through this challenging time just like many others in the past. We take pride and ownership in the well being, health and safety of our franchisees, associates and customers. Recipe Franchising is looking towards the future with hope and continuous growth. With the challenges at hand, The Recipe Franchising Team has adopted a new process that we like to call "Frictionless Franchising", a way for you to meet, research, investigate and explore new franchising opportunities with us from the comfort of your home. We want to make sure that we are always here to answer your questions, inquiries, and help anyway we can. Please do not hesitate to contact us.
Stay healthy and stay safe.
The Recipe Franchising Team