The Fundamentals of How a Franchise Really Works

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00November 24th, 2017|Franchise|

Discover the basic elements of how a franchise works and the benefits it brings! Have you ever noticed that there are certain phrases or terms that are thrown around frequently at business meetings or at dinner parties that very few people truly understand. Many of us assume that we are the only ones in the [...]

Sustainability

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00November 17th, 2015|Blog Feed|

At Joey's Franchise Group we are doing what we can to mitigate our impact on fisheries and ultimately our environment. Our brands Joey's Restaurants and Joey's Urban have teamed up with Ocean Wise, a Vancouver Aquarium Conservation Program, to ensure that we're on the right path to sustainability. Check it out here; Ocean Wise and [...]

MVP Modern Barbers in Canadian Business Franchise Magazine

2020-05-05T15:23:04-06:00February 24th, 2015|Blog Feed|

Take a read of this article about our Franchise Partner Jodi Tucker at our South Surrey location. Jodi worked with MVP Modern Barbers for many years in our Kelowna Franchise before shearing off to the Lower Mainland to open her own Franchise. (see what i did there! haha Shear). MVP Modern Barbers Article in Canadian [...]

Franchise Advice – Purchasing Power

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 31st, 2014|Blog Feed|

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 [...]

The Urban Decker – Joey’s Food Truck

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Feed|

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, [...]

The Success Indicator

2020-05-05T15:23:25-06:00March 17th, 2014|Blog Feed|

People measure success in different ways. Potential franchisees measure it in vastly different ways. For the last few years I have been using this simple categorized system by Mary Ellen Tribby (attached picture). I use these indicators in the picture from each side to ask open ended questions that will show me which side of [...]

7 Reasons I’ll Turn Down a Job After Interviewing With You

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00March 12th, 2014|Blog Feed|

This article is great and it also translates to a potential Franchisee interviewing Franchisors or vice versa....... Enjoy. RACHEL DOTSON | March 5, 2013 | Interviewing is an art-form for both the job seeker and the hiring manager. A simple mistake by either party can raise enough doubt to leave the other looking elsewhere. After [...]

Choose your Passion and make franchising Fun.

2020-05-05T15:23:26-06:00March 3rd, 2014|Blog Feed|

Buying a franchise that you will enjoy is the most important factor of all. Most businesses - all types of business, not just franchises - succeed when the owner truly enjoys the products and/or services that the business supplies. If you really enjoy and are interested in the products and services, and the customers and [...]