Franchising & Distribution

Franchising & Distribution

Emerging Brands

We advise startup, emerging and growth-stage companies in a variety of industries on the transition to franchising.

Our experience includes:

  • A well-known car-appraisal service company in launching its 50-state franchise system as well as its annual franchise renewal registrations and updates.
  • A publicly traded BBQ wing restaurant service franchisor in rapidly expanding and restructuring its franchise programs and prepared franchise-related documents.
  • A startup provider of mobile cardiovascular imaging in navigating financing and operational issues, and prepared franchise disclosure documents.
  • A tutoring franchise in developing a national registration process to support its rapid expansion.
  • A franchisor in the repair, service and maintenance of commercial vehicle fleets.
  • A food service client in aggressively expanding through area development of QSR restaurants with territories in Georgia and Florida.
  • A multi-brand area developer with territories in multiple states in the QSR space.
  • A startup DIY home décor business expanding into the franchise world.
  • A women’s fashion boutique in developing a multi-unit offering and expanding the franchise system across the United States.
  • A start-up dryer vent cleaner system in the development of its franchise offering.
  • A Brazilian-based smoothie and health food concept in expanding franchising in the U.S., including the preparation of the franchise disclosure documents for the single-unit offering and area representative model.
  • A South American-based gelato food-service business in expanding its franchise offering into the United States.
  • A specialty ice cream company in the development and aggressive expansion and growth of its franchise program.
  • An art-based after-school program in the continued development of its franchise system, including development of a robust financial performance representation.
  • A well-known specialty cupcake store in developing its franchise program and complying with an exemption to state registration.
  • A boutique fitness studio in the development and expansion of its franchise program.