franchising


franchising
Provision of a specialized sales or service strategy, support assistance, and possibly an initial investment in the franchise in exchange for periodic fees. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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franchise franchise 2 verb [intransitive, transitive] COMMERCE
to sell franchises to people:

• An increasing number of companies are expected to franchise their operations rather expand in traditional ways.

— franchising noun [uncountable] :

• We have a specialist team to give expert advice and assistance to people interested in franchising.

• an information sheet about franchising opportunities

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franchising UK US /ˈfræntʃaɪzɪŋ/ noun [U] COMMERCE
the business of selling people or companies the right to sell the products or services of your company: »

They claim that franchising is one of the most successful methods of starting your own business.

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a franchising business/company/operation


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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