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Franchises

  • By: Ali R. Chaudhary
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Franchise businesses are increasingly common within the retail and service industries throughout the United States. Franchising is a business relationship in which a large parent company (the franchisor) grants exclusive rights or licenses to individuals (the franchisees) to ...

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