Data Supports Decisions
There are a variety of websites that provide free data & reports for your franchise.
At Franchise Your Freedom, we frequently refer to “solid information” and conducting “sound due diligence.” We believe in information with solid source – The best source always being the franchise themselves. Before you talk with them, you can start here, with 3rd party evaluations and experience share clips of franchisees.
International Franchise Association (IFA)
In business almost 60 years, the IFA is a premier organization that provides membership services to franchisors, franchisees, and even franchise suppliers. Its goal is to provide information and tools on ethical franchise practices.
FranData is a world leader in franchising information. They complete multiple public & private studies providing insight for interested parties.
FRANdata has been providing information on the franchise market for over 15 years, helping to support positive business decisions around the world.
Price Waterhouse Study
Price Waterhouse conducts yearly studies for the International Franchise Association Educational Foundation, with some being hundreds of pages in length. All studies are based around the Economic Impact of Franchising.
Franchise Business Review
Franchise Business Review is the leading source of information for independent franchises. It includes ratings and reviews on top opportunities.
Franchise Research Institute
Founded in 2002, the FRI is dedicated to promoting excellence in franchising. They conduct a variety of third party surveys to qualify opportunities through franchise owners.