10 09, 2014

13 Things to Consider when Buying a Franchise in Canada

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 September 10th, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

Great Article by; Tony Wilson Special to The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Sep. 09 2014, 5:00 AM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Sep. 09 2014, 8:30 AM EDT 1. What's a franchise? A franchise is essentially a licence to operate the franchisor’s business system and use its trademark according to the franchisor’s standards. The term [...]

21 05, 2014

New Growth – Joeys Franchise Group

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 May 21st, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

The great thing about franchising is bringing on new stores. It is such an exciting time for both the Franchise Partner and the Franchisor. We are excited to announce a few new store openings  in Calgary. Two new Joeys Urban's, one at 8118 Beddington Blvd. NW and one at 4501 17th Avenue SE . We also [...]

2 05, 2014

Be The Boss Canada – Reflection

By | 2017-05-30T14:05:02+00:00 May 2nd, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

http://www.wnetwork.com/shows/be-boss-canada/clips To anyone and everyone who may have seen Be The Boss Canada last night. I was incredibly proud of both Aaron and Kim. They were thrown into situations in the TV show where they would purposely fail by the producers. Joey's really did not have any input on the challenges in anyway. Some of [...]

14 04, 2014

10 Management Lessons from 7-Eleven and Undercover Boss

By | 2017-05-24T10:53:30+00:00 April 14th, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

With our upcoming episode on Be the Boss Canada airing May 1st, we thought we would share some management lessons fromour favorite episode of  it's sister show Undercover Boss. (Pay close attention to #7) As the largest convenience store chain in the world, we think of 7-Eleven as those bright little stores with drinks and snacks, not [...]

31 03, 2014

Franchise Advice – Purchasing Power

By | 2017-05-24T10:53:30+00:00 March 31st, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

Purchasing Power. Does the franchisor use the collective buying power of the total system to get discounts on supplies and inventory beyond what an independent operator could achieve? This factor is one of the biggest advantages of joining a well-run franchise systemand should offset much of the upfront fees associated with being a franchisee. Make sure [...]

24 03, 2014

The Urban Decker – Joey’s Food Truck

By | 2017-05-24T10:53:30+00:00 March 24th, 2014|Blog Feed|0 Comments

Coming Soon! To Western Canada with its launch at the 2014 Calgary Stampede. We took an original 1965 Leyland Atlantean, British Double Decker Bus and converted it into the craziest food truck around. We've been busy outfitting the bus with the latest in commercial kitchen equipment to serve up our Famous Fish & Chips, #epicfishtacos, [...]