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  • How Sustainable Franchise Concepts Influence Culture Franchising and sustainability are increasingly being uttered in the same conversations among franchise prospects and franchisors alike. Environmentally friendly franchise business concepts provide those seeking a pathway to entrepreneurship with an opportunity to become a ... Continue Reading
  • Why Resale Franchises Are a Truly Recession-Proof Business The Great Recession showed us how quickly a flourishing economy can topple and plummet to new depths – in this case, leveling out at the lowest point of the post-World War II era. Undoubtedly, small business owners were some of the hardest hit, and more than 170,000 small ... Continue Reading
  • Is Now the Tipping Point for the $24 Billion Resale Industry? After decades of steady momentum, a sound argument can be made for resale having reached a point of maturity. As of 2018, the industry was valued at $24 billion, and experts predict it will grow to $64 billion by 2028 . The past few years have demonstrated rapid growth for ... Continue Reading
  • Resale Franchises that Serve Consumers at Every Stage of their Lives As a business owner, you can’t be everything to everyone. The issue brands encounter when they try to be a one-stop shop is that they put their brand at risk of becoming diluted . Customers with specific needs will more likely turn to the niche business because they know ... Continue Reading
  • The Secret behind Winmark’s First-Rate Customer Service While the quality of your inventory is paramount to the success of your resale franchise location, your customer service – or lack thereof – can just as easily make or break your business. Especially for consumer-facing concepts like resale stores, subpar customer service ... Continue Reading
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