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franchise in Business basics topic

franchisefranchise2 verb [transitive]  BBto give or sell a franchise to someone→ See Verb table
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franchiseBy 1978, Supercuts had six stores in the San Francisco area and began franchising.However, since franchising began in 1994, only 420 applicants had failed to pass the preliminary audit.He said interesting and constructive submissions on franchising had been received from the private sector and these were being examined closely.Advice on franchising has been provided by merchant banker Hambros.Color Me Mine in Van Nuys added three of its four stores during the past 12 months and began franchising the concept.What a pity the venture can't franchise these things.The corporation that owns the spa is hoping to franchise this treatment nationally.