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Fundamentals of Opening a Franchise

Opening your own franchise involves quite a bit of research. But with a little leg work and some help from people who know the ins-and-outs of franchising, you can be on your way to owning your own business.

Here's an infographic with a broad overview on what the basic steps are when it comes to opening a franchise. For more detailed information, please visit our Starting a Franchise page, or to get in touch with a franchising specialist, fill out this quick form.


Infographic depicting 5 key steps towards opening a franchise


1. Find a franchise to suit you.

2. Figure out funding.

3. Submit your application.

4. Attain approval, and sign the agreement

5. Store set-up and grand opening.