Burgers and the Burger Franchise Business

Burger Franchise

Burgers and the Burger Franchise Make your favorite burger an extraordinary burger.  I am a fan of a hamburger, and it doesn’t matter where it was bought. What matters to me most, is the taste and the scrummy factor that would linger in my memory for the rest of my life. I may be exaggerating but that’s the way I can describe it since I am a certified foodie. Hamburger is … [Read more...]

Analysis: Marketing Like Magnum Ice Cream

Magnum Ice Cream

Borgy's question may seem irrelevant, but it provoked me to write an article that is super relevant in making a business fly high: What do you think about Magnum Ice Cream? hehehe - Borgy   Trick question? :) Magnum Ice Cream, while expensive at Php55.00 as compared to Cornetto or Drumstick which are sold at Php25.00, is being sold out left and right from every … [Read more...]

Ice Cream and the Ice Cream Franchise

Ice Cream Franchise

Ice Cream Franchise : Beat the Summer Heat! Ice cream has fun flavours for all seasons. Name it! Chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry craze. Ice cream is everyone’s favorite dessert for both young and old. The production of ice cream has grown into a huge business and many ice cream companies are making good profit because of the increasing demands of the people in the world. … [Read more...]

Fruit Juices and Fruit Shakes Franchises!

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Juice is one of the popular and well-liked beverages to go with breakfast, lunch or dinner. Juices are saleable and still marketable as most people crave something to refresh themselves. Juice is something to be prepared by squeezing or blending without the use of heat. Juice may be prepared even at home manually or with the use of electric juicers. There are many filtered … [Read more...]

Common Mistakes of Beginning Entrepreneurs

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Common mistakes of beginning entrepreneurs An entrepreneur is still a way different from a business man, though they seem to be alike. An entrepreneur creates, while a business man just sells. Creativity is the word. They differ in a sense of being creative. Once you become an entrepreneur, you must stand as an entrepreneur. There are lots of entrepreneurs who have failed in … [Read more...]

Are Malls the Best Location for Food Carts?

Today's question comes from Erik (not his real name) and he asks: I just came from a franchise presentation from a food cart company and the sales assistant said that as a beginning entrepreneur, I should not target malls as my location. Why so?   Good question. I actually agree with the sales assistant. If you are a first-time entrepreneur, then food cart … [Read more...]

Pinoy Ice Scramble – The Pinoy Ice Cream!

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Pinoy Ice Scramble: Where the Great Idea Started? Pinoy scramble is one of the best franchising ideas created by the Empeño- Reyes Foods Company Limited (E-R Foods Co. Ltd.). They prioritize the health of their customers. They make sure that each of their food products are prepared clean and safe, giving each of their customers a delicious and affordable snack. They created … [Read more...]

How to Deal with Ineffective Franchisors

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I recently got an email from a reader of this blog: Greetings. I find your articles very helpful especially about having sound inventory. I recently acquired a franchise package. I have read a book and some articles on franchising before getting into our contract with the franchisor. I was hoping that with the readings I had had I would be more prepared to get into the … [Read more...]

Why You Should Have a Sound Inventory System

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Inventory System: Why do it? An inventory system is important in running and managing any business. An inventory system can sometimes be intricate and simple. Most of businesses do determine what they will record and what it includes. Decide and be specific what you include in the inventory. For an instance, if you’re doing an inventory of office equipment such as computers, … [Read more...]

Small Businesses in the Philippines: Is small really the new big?

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Being an employee is good, but being an entrepreneur is better. Let’s amend to the fact that an ordinary street vendor earns twice as much as a regular employee does. I once interviewed a typical street vendor, he declared that he’s earning minimum of one thousand pesos a day selling barbecue, isaw, quail eggs etc. Likewise to sari-sari store owner who never gets out of … [Read more...]