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Innovative Pizza Franchises

Innovation is all around us; new technology trends, new forms of media, new car models each year, new everything.  When shopping for a pizza franchise there are some signs of innovation as well.  Being on the cutting edge isn’t always right for everyone but being behind the times is typically not a good place to be! Here are some signs of innovation within pizza franchise chains.  Look for franchisors that … Continue reading

Pizza Franchise Due Diligence Questions

For any major purchase you need to do some due diligence, right?  When you buy a pre-owned car you read the CarFax, when you purchase a home you get an inspection.  When you buy a franchise the best type of due diligence to do is validation calls with existing franchise owners. A validation call is a phone conversation with an existing franchisee of the franchise system to validate facts and … Continue reading

What do I need to know about a Pizza Franchise Disclosure Document?

Every franchisor is required by the federal trade commission (FTC) to present you with a franchise disclosure document (FDD) prior to you buying a franchise.  The FTC has been regulating the sale of franchises for decades and the most recent rules put into effect came about in 2008.  For more information about franchising from the FTC take a look at their consumer guide to buying a franchise (link:  http://business.ftc.gov/documents/inv05-buying-franchise-consumer-guide). The … Continue reading

Four Things That Pizza Franchise Salespeople Won’t Tell You!

 Starting a pizza franchise will require long hours. Pizza franchises prep for the day’s business during the morning and afternoon hours.  Weekends, lunchtime, dinnertime, and evening hours are prime sales times, which means you’ll be making pizza during those times!  Most people understand all of this, what often comes as a surprise is all of the other tasks that need to happen:  hiring employees, banking, accounting, direct marketing, and more … Continue reading