What a Franchise Royalty Fee Gets You

Why do you have to pay franchise royalty fees? Throughout this article we will discuss some of the main benefits you, the franchisee, get in exchange for the royalty fees that you pay the franchisor.

What’s Included in a Restaurant Franchise Agreement?

A restaurant franchise agreement can be a dense and complex contract. But, whether you have a lawyer or whether you are going to handle the agreement yourself, there are a few crucial items that you should be aware of so that you can make sure they are properly negotiated. Keep reading to find out about […]

What is a Master Franchise?

Being a master franchise means that the brand owner has  granted you the right to run all the franchise’s operations within your jurisdiction. This is a very common practice among big brands, such as McDonald’s and Dairy Queen, which have so many locations that it would be inefficient for their corporate headquarters to oversee them all. By designating another entity as master franchise, they pass on the task of managing individual locations as well as that of opening up new ones.