Chapter 1. Is Franchising Right for Your Industry?

Today franchising occurs in more than 80 different industries. Included among them are automobile repair, automobile sales, book selling, building materials, business services, camera sales, car washes, carpet sales, check cashing, computer training, credit agencies, data processing, dentistry, drug stores, dry cleaning, e-commerce, employment agencies, fast food, formal wear rental, gas stations, greeting cards, grocery sales, hair care, hardware, home remodeling, insurance, lawn care, lumber and building, maid services, music sales, oil lubrication, optical care, photo processing, photocopying, real estate, restaurants, telephone networks, tax preparation, tire sales, security systems, swimming ...

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