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MFOA Lobster Bake in Support of Camp Ketcha, Scarborough, ME

Save the Date! Maine Franchise Owners Association Lobster Bake in Support of Camp Ketcha, Scarborough, ME Come enjoy the party in support of one of our non-profit members. Friday, October 17th 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm More details to follow! All Proceeds to Support Camp Ketcha  a year round non-profit organization serving the southern Maine [...]

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Burger King to Buy Tim Hortons for About $11 Billion

  Bloomberg reports that Burger King Worldwide Inc. (BKW) agreed to acquire Tim Hortons Inc. (THI) for about C$12.5 billion ($11.4 billion) in a deal that creates the third-largest fast-food company and moves its headquarters to Canada. Tim Hortons investors will receive C$65.50 in cash and 0.8025 a share of the combined entity for each [...]

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Franchisee Sues for Lack of Fair Dealing, Marriott Settles

BlueMauMau reports that It seems that not all is clean and good at Marriott. CNBC explores the Marriott Empire in its hour-long “Behind the Closed Doors of Marriott.” In the three minute video clip* below, one large franchise owner explains his lawsuit regarding legal traps, bad faith, fraud, breach of contract and hidden rebates to [...]

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California Senate Sends Fair Franchising Bill to Gov. Brown

Don Sneigowski of BlueMauMau reports that The California state senate voted 23 – 9 late Thursday in favor of SB 610, a bill that strengthens franchisor good faith relations with franchisees. It is now ready for Governor Jerry Brown’s signature to become law. Although its proponents considered the bill a small tweak in franchise law, [...]

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Franchisees Win in California Assembly!!

Don Sniegowski reports at BlueMaumau that California’s assembly voted Thursday morning to pass a bill that aims to strengthen good faith and fair dealing between franchisors and franchisees. The final tally was 41 ayes and 27 nays. Senate Bill 610 has now been passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee, a full vote on the Senate [...]

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Cartridge World is the world’s largest dedicated specialty retailer of ink and toner printer cartridges. According to their website, http://cartridgeworld.com, they are “committed to providing great value, top quality refilled and remanufactured printer cartridges that are backed by our 100% satisfaction guarantee.” There are 1,400 Cartridge World stores in over 50 countries, 600 alone in North [...]

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