Franchise Jargon

In every industry or business there are special words and phrases that are used by professionals in their work. Here is the most comprehensive list franchise vocabulary ever published which has more than 300 words and phrases.

 

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A Franchisor Under Liquidation
A’sharqiyah University
Absentee Ownership
Achieving Financial Security with Franchising™
Acknowledgement of Receipt
Advertising Fee
Advertising Fund
Affiliate
African Development Bank
African Development Fund
Agreement Expiration
Agreement Term
Al-Raffd Fund
Amicable Settlement
Anchor Store
Angel Investor
Anti-Waiver
Antitrust Laws
Approved Location
Approved Products
Approved Supplier or Vendor
Arbitration
Area Developer
Area Development Fees
Area Development Franchise Agreement
Area Mapping or Zoning
Asia-Pacific Franchise Confederation
Assignment (Franchise Resale)
Association of Women's Business Centers
B2B
B2C
Bank Muscat
Be in Business for Yourself, but not by Yourself
Be the Boss
Bilateral Termination
Blue Ocean
Brand-Oriented Franchise
Breach or Default
Breakaway Franchisee
Brokerage or Commission Fees
Business Geographical Customization
Business Model
Business Opportunity
Business Plan
Business Profile
Business Valuation
Buy-Back Option
Buying a Franchise is like Buying a Diamond™
Canadian Franchise Association
Classroom Training
Co-Branding
Code of Ethics
Combination Franchise
Commitment Fees
Company-Owned Location
Competitive or Similar Business
Confidential Information
Conversion Franchising
Cool-off Period
Copyrights
Council of Saudi Chambers
Country Development Fees
Country Development Franchise Rights
Decoding Your Franchise Gene™
Demographics
Designated Supplier or Vendor
Deutscher Franchiseverband
Development Agency for Small, Medium and Small Enterprises
Development Agent
Development Rights
Direct Franchising
Disclaimer
Disclosure
Discrimination
Dispute Resolution
Domestic Franchising
Dual Branding
Dubai Business Women Council
Dubai Entrepreneurship Academy
Dubai Future Accelerators
Dubai SME
Dubai Startup Hub
Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre
Due Diligence
EBITDA
Education Franchise
Egypt the Land of Pharaohzors™
Egyptian Franchise Development Association
Emirates Association for Franchise Development
Encouraging Women Into Franchising
Encroachment
Enterprise Singapore
Entrepreneur
Equity
Ethical Franchising
European Franchise Federation
Exclusivity
Expertise
Fastest-Growing Franchises
Feasibility Study
Federal Trade Commission
Fédération Française de la Franchise
First-Level Franchisees
Fractional Franchise
Franchise Accelerators
Franchise Acquisition
Franchise Agreement
Franchise Association
Franchise Association of India
Franchise Attorney
Franchise Broker
Franchise Brokers Association
Franchise Consultant
Franchise Council of Australia
Franchise Disclosure Document or FDD
Franchise Discovery Day
Franchise Earnings Claims
Franchise Fee
Franchise Format
Franchise in Box™
Franchise Market Value
Franchise Marketing
Franchise Model
Franchise Prospectus
Franchise Revenue Sources
Franchise Support Package
Franchise Terms and Conditions or Proposal
Franchise-ability
Franchised Chain
Franchisee
Franchisee Advisory Council
Franchisee Application
Franchisee Training Program
Franchisee Validation
Franchising is a Father & Son Relationship™
Franchisor
Franchisor Company
Full Business Format Franchise
Full Disclosure
Geographical Clustering
Going-Concern Franchise
Good Cause
Good Standing
Goodwill
Governing Law
Gross Sales
Guinea Pig Franchisees
Hands-on Franchise
Home Country
Home-Based Franchise
Homegrown
House Mark
Identity Manual
In-house financing
in5
Indemnity
Infringement
Initial franchise Investment
Initial Investment
Initial Training
Injunction
Inorganic Growth
Inquiry
Intellectual Property Rights
International Franchisor
Investment Franchise
Inward Franchising
Job Franchise
Job Knowledge
Joint Venture Agreement
Judicial Termination
Khalifa Fund
Know-How
Knowledge and Human Development Authority
Korean (South) Franchise Association
Launch Support
Lead
Lead Generation
Learning Curve
Lebanese Franchise Association
Legal Documentation
Letter of Intent
License Fee
Licensor
Local Franchisor
Low Startup Franchise
Malaysian Franchise Association
Management Franchise
Market Area
Marketing Contribution
Master Franchise Fees
Master Franchisee
Master Franchising
Mediation
Micro-Franchising
Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (Malaysia)
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (India)
Movie Franchise
Multi-Brand Franchising
Multi-Level Marketing
Multi-Unit Franchising
Mutual Evaluation
Nano Franchising™
National Alliance of Franchisees
National Fund for Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development (Kuwait)
Net worth
Niche Market
Nominated Supplier or Vendor
Non-Competition
Non-Disclosure Agreement
Non-Displacing Brands
Non-Solicitation
Offshore Company
On-going Training
On-the-Job Training
Ongoing Support
Operating Manual
Option of the First Right of Refusal
Organic Growth
Orphan Franchisees
Outward Franchising
Parties
Patent
Payback Period
Perbadanan Nasional Berhad
Periodical Visits
Pilot Operation
Plug & Play Franchise™
Post-Termination Obligations
Pre-entry Study
Principal or Guarantor
Pro Forma
Product Format Franchise
Product Mark
Product or Service Knowledge
Product-Oriented Franchise Brands
Proprietary Products Bona Fide Price
Proprietary Products or Services
Prospective Franchisee
Proven Successful Business
Pyramid Schemes
Quality Control
Quantum Leap in Franchise Expansion™
Red Oceans
Refranchising
Renewal Terms
Retail Franchises
Return on Investment
Royalty
Sailing the High Seas of Franchising™
Sales & Distribution Franchise
Scalable Store Model
Scaleup Programs
Screening Franchises
Secret Ingredients
Secrets of Franchise Acquisition
Service Mark
Service-Oriented Franchise Brands
Singapore Franchise Association
Single Unit Franchising
Small Business Administration
South African Franchise Association
Standard Operating Procedures
Start Your Own Business
STEP Analysis
Store Opening Algorithm
Store or Unit Development Plan
Store or Unit Opening Approval
Store or Unit Opening Fees
Store or Unit Opening Fees
Store Trading Area
Store(s) or Unit(s)
Sub-franchising
Successor Agreement
Supply Agreement
Supply Chain
Supporting Small and Micro Businesses Through Franchising™
SWOT Analysis
Target Country
Termination
The 10 Laws of Highly Successful Franchisors™
The 60 20 20 Rule
The Approved Franchise Association
The British Franchise Association
The Don of Franchising
The Don of Franchising
The Franchise Rule
The General Authority for Small and Medium Enterprises - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The Grand Design of Franchising™
The International Franchise Association
Third-Party Financing
Through the Wormhole to Franchising™
Total Turnover
Trade Dress
Trade Name
Trade Secret Law
Trademark
Transfer of Knowledge
Trial and Error
Turnkey Franchise
Unilateral Termination
Unit Churning
Unit Design Manual
Upfront Franchise Fees
Vampizors™
Venture Capitalists
White-Collar Franchise
Wholly-Owned Subsidiary
Withholding Tax
Women Owned Business
Working Capital
Zee
Zor