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Personal services franchises—like Anywhere Fitness—that appeal to young Americans are one of the industry's fastest-growing sectors.
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the most popular models for franchising in 2015 will be quick service restaurants, followed by retail businesses.
Fears that workers will become more unionized after a ruling by the legal arm of the National Labor Relations Board against McDonald's may be real.
Impatience has a price. Professional line sitter Robert Samuel pegs it at $25 for the first hour and $10 for each additional half hour.
Want to pay minimum wage? Might as well hang up an "Out of Business" sign in this energy-rich pocket of the U.S.
Wal-Mart has acquired Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to locate clothes in nearby stores. The move fits with the retailer's growth strategy.
Members of Target's Canada team apologized on YouTube for a series of missteps.
Anonymous Twitter user threatens to publish stolen customer data unless Dominos Pizza Inc pays cash ransom.
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen CEO Cheryl Bachelder, says her company "absolutely thinks about international expansion," and discusses management of individual franchisees.
HBO is raking in the cash from its most popular series by licensing it for beers, cookies, jewelry and more.
Erik Eliason, Storefront CEO, and Tristan Pollock, Storefront COO, discuss their platform that connects brands with retail spaces.
Sorry, RadioShack needs to fade out. There's a place for electronics retailers; it's just not the current space, says Michael Yoshikami.
The Chinese e-commerce giant launches invite-only 11 Main, which will sell products from small retailers, in a beta phase Wednesday.
A "race to the bottom" by Britain's biggest supermarkets hit retail sales in May, and could harm a recovery in the sector, the BRC warned.
Coach will start offering discounts on its handbags at its full-price stores in the U.S.
Urban Outfitters opened a 57,000-square-foot store in New York City, complete with a hair salon, coffee bar and record shop.
As Dairy Queen opens its first location in Manhattan, we put it up against a big-city favorite for a blind taste test.
Just how much is your burrito cost rising at Chipotle? RBC shed some light on which items are getting hit the hardest.
Lena Tan, Non-Executive Director at 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings, calls the firm's trading debut a success and discusses the obstacles it faced ahead of the listing.
McDonald's said it plans to return $18 billion to $20 billion to shareholders between 2014 and 2016 through a combination of dividends and share repurchases.