To make a successful decision, potential franchisees must first gather information, primarily by asking franchisers the right questions.
Thankfully, all 107 of them are a mere click away, on a recent blog post by Gary Prenevost, who self-identifies as Canada’s Leading Franchise Expert.
We at Sintel Systems found this of particular interest, as it matches the momentum we’ve witnessed in mid-life career changes and older entrepreneurs entering into the franchise sector — a major area of our point of sale (POS) expertise. If you’re considering starting a franchise business, you might not realize how important it is to choose the right POS provider for your long-term success.
Prenevost’s “107 Questions for Franchisors and Franchisees” post at CanadaFranchiseExpert.com is a roundup of questions compiled by franchise/franchisee consultant FranNet and the Canada Franchise Association. The questions are presented in outline format with the following main categories:
– The Franchisor – Identity & Experience
– Franchisor Relations With Its Franchisees
– Required Investment
– Franchised Product Or Service
– Sales Territory And Location
– Questions To Ask Current Franchisees
– The Contract
– Franchisor’s Assistance To You
Read Gary Prenevost’s full post here.
For more insights into making the move to franchising, check out our related blog posts, In Franchising Women Find Empowerment, The Baby Boomer Franchising Boom, Start At the Top and Work Your Way Up, and Over The Hill Or King of It?
If you’re considering starting a franchise business, you might not realize how important it is to choose the right POS provider for your long-term success.
Sintel enhances our customers’ success by turning POS data into strategic decisions, allowing larger franchises to grow and providing startups the foundation for future growth from the very beginning by acting as a franchise incubator, nurturing their businesses for the long haul.
Don’t wait until late in the game to plan for your POS system. The benefits of establishing an early relationship with your POS company are many — not just in demystifying the process and determining the optimal system, but even before you decide on a franchise direction.
Sintel Systems is the only direct to end user full-service provider of tailored Point of Sale systems across retail, restaurant and service industries, including frozen yogurt shops, pizzerias, sushi restaurants, cafés and retail stores.
As a single source for business solutions, our experienced, knowledgeable team negotiates the complex POS landscape for you to enable you to find the right POS system for your business and budget. Hardware – Software – Support