Franchise

A franchise business is a method a company uses to distribute its products or services through retail outlets owned by independent, third party operators. The independent operator does business using the marketing methods, trademarked goods and services and the goodwill and name recognition developed by the company in exchange for an initial sign ...
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Franchise

- Legal arrangement whereby the owner of a trade name, franchisor, contracts with a party that wants to use the name on a non-exclusive basis to sell goods or services, franchisee. Frequently, the franchise agreement grants strict supervisory powers to the franchisor over the franchisee which, nevertheless, is an independent business.
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franchise

(from the article `marketing`) Franchise arrangements are characterized by a contractual relationship between a franchiser (a manufacturer, wholesaler, or service organization) and ... In the United States the restricted franchise dealership became the uniform and almost exclusive method of selling new cars. In this system, dealers ... ...
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Franchise

(n) Franchise is the grand of a particular right, goodwill, brand name, property etc to a person or entity as per an agreement for a consideration. Eg. Franchise of Fast Food Chain.
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franchise

[n] - a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company`s goods or services in a particular area 2. [n] - an authorization to sell a company`s goods or services in a particular place 3. [n] - a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the right to vo...
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Franchise

• (a.) Magnanimity; generosity; liberality; frankness; nobility. • (v. t.) To make free; to enfranchise; to give liberty to. • (a.) A particular privilege conferred by grant from a sovereign or a government, and vested in individuals; an imunity or exemption from ordinary jurisdiction; a constitutional or statutory right or privilege...
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franchise

enfranchisement noun a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote)
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franchise

(business) In business, the right given by one company to another to manufacture, distribute, or provide its branded products. It is usual for the franchisor to impose minimum quality conditions on its franchisees to ensure that customers receive a fair deal and that the brand image is maintai...
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(politics) In politics, the eligibility, right, or privilege to vote at public elections, especially for the members of a legislative body, or parliament. In the UK adult citizens are eligible to vote from the age of 18, with the exclusion of peers, the insane, and criminals. The voting age fo...
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Franchise

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franchise

[Noun] A licence to sell a well-known brand of goods, or offer a service, in a particular area.
Example: The franchise for a famous brand of coffee shops in the London area was up for sale.
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Franchise

[short story] Franchise is a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov. It first appeared in the August 1955 issue of the magazine If: Worlds of Science Fiction, and was reprinted in the collections Earth Is Room Enough (1957) and Robot Dreams (1986). It is one of a loosely connected series of stories concerning a fictional computer calle...
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Franchise

Fran'chise noun [ French, from franc , fem. franche , free. See Frank , adjective ] 1. Exemption from constraint or oppression; freedom; liberty. [ Obsolete] Spenser. 2. (LAw) A particular privilege conferred by grant from a ...
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Franchise

Fran'chise transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Franchised ; present participle & verbal noun Franchising .] [ Confer Old French franchir to free, F., to cross.] To make free; to enfranchise; to give liberty to. Shak.
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Franchise

1. A privilege granted to conduct certain service businesses, such as a franchise real estate broker
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franchise

1. Exemption from constraint or oppression; freedom; liberty. ... 2. A particular privilege conferred by grant from a sovereign or a government, and vested in individuals; an imunity or exemption from ordinary jurisdiction; a constitutional or statutory right or privilege, especially. The right to vote. 'Election by universal suffrage, as modified ...
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Franchise

1) A right granted by the government to a person or corporation, such as a taxi permit, bus route, an airline's use of a public airport, business license, or corporate existence. 2) To grant (for a periodic fee or share of profits) the right to operate a business or sell goods or services under a brand or chain name. Well-known franchise operations...
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Franchise

A business relationship in which an owner (the franchisor) licenses others (the franchisees) to operate outlets using business concepts, property, trademarks and tradenames owned by the franchisor.
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franchise

A contractual agreement on a brand, service, name, operation or procedure.
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Franchise

a contractual vertical marketing system in which a franchisor licenses a franchisee to produce and market goods or services to criteria laid down by the franchisor in return for fees and/or royalties.
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Franchise

A dealer's licence to sell a particular make of motorhome
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Franchise

A franchise is arrangement whereby the owner(franchisor) of a particular trademark, trade name or copyright grants another (franchisee) the right to use that trademark, trade name or copyright in business with specified conditions and limitations.
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Franchise

A licence, granted by one company (franchisor) to another company or person (franchisee), entitling... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/franchise.htm?id=579&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of franchise'>more</a>
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franchise

a professional team.
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