DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

One of the first posts we made on the DDIFO IdeaXchange was of the call for nominations for DDIFO Hall of Fame induction. The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut –…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – and all nominations must be submitted by the end of this month.  DDIFO members are encouraged to visit the Hall of Fame Nomination…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – and all nominations must be submitted by the end of this month.  DDIFO members are encouraged to visit the Hall of Fame Nomination…

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Independent Joe #40 Oct/Nov

If there was one theme that ran throughout the recent DDIFO National Conference held at Foxwoods Resort Casino, it was “Be vigilant.” The theme framed discussions on franchising, government relations, Dunkin’ Brands’ new franchise agreement and the competitive landscape facing QSRs like Dunkin’ Donuts. And while some speakers presented the theme in more desperate terms…

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DDIFO National Conference

We’re looking forward to welcoming many of our Dunkin’ franchisees, both member and non-members to the 2016 DDIFO National Conference this coming Monday.  The formal program will begin with an opening address by IFA Chairman Aziz Hashim speaking on Protecting the Franchise Business Model. After two days of excellent presentations, we’ll conclude the conference wih…

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DDIFO National Conference

In just ten days’ time, we’ll gavel the 2016 DDIFO National Conference into session at Foxwoods Resort & Casino, and all Dunkin’ franchise owners will want to be there.  We’ve got a great program lined up with IFA Chairman Aziz Hashim getting it started on Monday October 24 with his opening keynote address (Protecting the…

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DDIFO National Conference

We’re only three weeks away from the 2016 DDIFO National Conference, (October 24 – 25) at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, CT.  Those of you planning to attend and enjoy the conference along with the induction of Duke Carvalho and Nick Apostoleres into the DDIFO Hall of Fame on Tuesday evening should be sure…

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Independent Joe #39 Sept/Oct

Tucked into the Connecticut woods, Foxwoods is the largest resort casino in the country. In short, there really is something for everyone. “The great thing about coming to Foxwoods is that you can bring your family and extend your stay,” says Guido Petrosinelli, a longtime franchisee from Rhode Island, and a member of the 2105…

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DDIFO National Conference

In less than one month, the 2016 DDIFO National Conference, (October 24 – 25) will convene at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, CT.  Our room block closes on Sunday, October 2, so we encourage members to make sure registered and have confirmed room reservations within the DDIFO block.  We have a great lineup of…

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DDIFO National Conference

We’re just one month out from the 2016 DDIFO National Conference, (October 24 – 25) and we encourage you to register today and plan to join us at Foxwoods Resort & Casino.  We have a great lineup of speakers and presentations, beginning with IFA Chairman Aziz Hashim opening the conference on Monday, October 24 and…

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