How do Franchises work?

Okay, this frog is a sucker for stick figures. Don’t judge me. Something about a stick figure reminds me that even though whoever made the video may have a deeper understanding of the topic, they still can’t draw to save their life and that makes me happy because I can’t either. There is something to be said about being… Read More

Franchises – Did you know?

It’s very interesting being a frog. I find out a lot of things working in this industry, but one of the most surprising things for me was just how many of my favorite chain restaurants are actually franchise restaurants! And not only that, but it takes a lot of money to open a franchise restaurant.… Read More

Abbreviated inventory just in today, Saturday June 21

 We don’t let the weekend stop us from getting in trucks and buying equipment at the Frog.  This is just a fraction of equipment that comes in.  Here’s a sampling of Saturday, just in equipment new and used: double stack convection, Imperial, gas- free gas conversion double stack convection, Imperial, gas 5 well steam table… Read More

STARTUP Why you should buy a Franchise?

If you’re considering opening your dream there are many questions you should ask yourself.  One easier startup for many is to buy a franchise.  It’s often a package that includes most of the startup details worked out.  Here are some of the pro’s of buying a franchise: business plan menu, advertising, suppliers all arranged brand… Read More

Pros & Cons of buying a restaurant franchise

For those restaurant entrepreneurs who want to be fully immersed in a restaurant and jump right into it, buying a franchise or a restaurant that’s already up and running is an option the Frog would suggest. Buying a franchise eliminates the planning and heavy management that goes along with opening up a brand new restaurant.… Read More