Jersey Mike's Grew From a Seaside Deli to a Franchise Giant, and Never Lost Its Charm. This Is How, Its Founder Says.
The inside story of how a New Jersey mom and pop shop stayed small, even as it expanded to over 2,500 locations.
The franchise is keeping cravings strong by taking enough risks to make it "cool," to both insiders and outsiders.
Her Family Owned an Almond Orchard in California's Central Valley. When She Learned That Carbon Removal Could Save the Planet, She Built an Entire Industry to Make It Happen.
Today, Giana Amador's organization Carbon180 helps federal agencies with policy analysis, advises companies on investing in carbon removal, and secures billions of dollars from Congress to work towards its goal of removing tens of billions tons of carbon from the atmosphere.
Shippo founder Laura Behrens Wu has created a software similar to Expedia for the shipping industry.
Major acquisitions. Consolidations. Conglomerates. What's going on in franchising? The answer says a lot about where the industry is heading-and what growth means going forward