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Caldeira: Union is "manufacturing a crisis" with push to investigate franchising

IFA SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

The Service Employees International Union is asking the government to launch an investigation into the practices of several large franchisors. "Once again, the Service Employees International Union is manufacturing a crisis as part of its increasingly expensive public relations campaign, now estimated to be more than $33 million, to destroy the time-tested franchise model in order to fill its own depleted membership," said IFA President and CEO Steve Caldeira. Caldeira added that franchisees are generally satisfied and have suitable options for resolving any disputes that arise. U.S. Chamber of Commerce (05/19) The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (05/18) Washington Free Beacon (Washington, D.C.) (05/19) The Hill (05/18) Nation's Restaurant News (free registration) (05/19)


IFA, Roark Capital team to honor franchises that give back

IFA SmartBrief | May 22, 2015

How this Navy vet transferred his skills to franchising

IFA SmartBrief | May 18, 2015

8 things leaders must learn to let go of

IFA SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

VetFran, franchise brands offer support for military vets

IFA SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

IHG continues to roll out new design for Holiday Inn Express

IFA SmartBrief | May 18, 2015

Taco Bell applies for liquor license for Chicago unit

IFA SmartBrief | May 18, 2015

CMIT Solutions franchisee turns layoff into business opportunity

IFA SmartBrief | May 20, 2015

Great leaders make themselves easy to follow

IFA SmartBrief | May 18, 2015

KFC's paper keyboards for mobile prove to be a hit

IFA SmartBrief | May 22, 2015


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