CFA Readying Lobby Day and in the News

We’re just a little better than one month away from the Coalition of Franchisee Associations Lobby Day in Washington, DC., and if you haven’t yet done so, please sign up to attend and join your franchisee colleagues to speak with you representatives in Congress about the issues that most concern you and your business. On…

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Fair Franchising Legislation Survey

As we’ve advised in the past, the Coalition of Franchisee Associations (CFA) has worked hard for a number of years on fair franchising legislation at the state level and now on several issues pending in the Nation’s Capital, including the SBA Franchise Loan Default Disclosure Act (S.2162), SBA Franchise Loan Transparency Act (S.1120), and the…

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Upcoming CFA Legislative Impact Survey

Speaking of the COVID relief bill and the myriad issues legislators are looking to include, the Coalition of Franchisee Associations – chaired by Dunkin’ franchise owner John Motta – has developed a 19-question legislative impact survey that we will be sending out this weekend. It is imperative that as many franchisees as possible complete the…

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McDonalds Franchisee survey

Janney Capital Markets McDonalds Franchisee survey was released this week highlighting some interesting facts and statistics from under the Golden Arches.  Same-store sales grew slightly (up 0.6%) in March and April when looked at collectively, although the increase was largely driven by restaurants in McDonald’s East division, (up 1.3 percent which offset flat same-store sales…

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Franchisee Survey Released to Chagrin of KFC

BlueMauMau reports that the Association of KFC Franchisees (AKFCF) released the results of a systemwide survey showing franchisees are not happy with the direction of the brand. And they are telling management how it can improve.

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