ISBN 9780070145030,Retail Franchising

Retail Franchising



Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9780070145030

ISBN-10 0070145032


Number of Pages 188 Pages
Language (English)


This book is an attempt to throw some light on the intricacies of franchising as a strategy adopted by franchisors to grow and also as a business model from the perspective of a potential entrepreneur who wants to enter the business arena through the franchise route. The book is divided into four parts: Part I: Provides and overview of franchising as a concept, its evolution and also as a strategy adopted by franchisers to expand geographically. Part II: Discusses the development of a franchise system from the perspective of a franchisor who wants to pursue growth through the franchising route. Part III: Takes a holistic view on managing a franchise system. It deals with the financial aspects of managing a franchise from a perspective of a franchisee. Part IV: Six Case studies largely from an Indian context have been provided to enrich the learning experience. Salient Features Comprehensive discussion on the concept of "Franchising" as an entry route in business and also as a strategy for growth Focus on franchising in the retail sector Discussion supported by cases Companion website containing additional resources

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