Larkin Hoffman Resources

An inside look at our thoughts on franchising

Washington State Investigating Use of No-Poaching Provisions in Franchise Agreements

Sawan Patel September 12th, 2019

What Is Master Franchising?

Sawan Patel August 30th, 2019

What to Include In a Franchise Brand Standards/Operations Manual

Joe Fittante August 7th, 2019

The Top 6 Issues New Franchisors Face

Sawan Patel August 1st, 2019

3 Common Reasons to Franchise Your Business

People most commonly decide to franchise their business due to lack of time, money, or people.

Sawan Patel July 16th, 2019

New FDD State Cover Sheets and State Effective Dates Page

Starting January 1, 2020, franchisors will need to include new state cover sheets and state effective dates pages in their FDDs.

Sawan Patel June 5th, 2019

Licensing vs. Franchising Your Business

If your business arrangement meets the 3 elements of a franchise, it’s a franchise regardless what you call it.

Chuck Modell May 17th, 2019

What is a Franchise Fee?

Franchisors charge a variety of fees to franchisees, including an initial fee, royalties and marketing fees, technology fees, and fees for the purchase of required products or services.

Sawan Patel May 3rd, 2019

When Is It Time to Franchise?

Sawan Patel April 3rd, 2019