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Form a Franchisee Association through the AAFD

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011

AAFD can help build a chapter for your franchise system and can provide management and support services for internal chapters, as well as Independent Franchisee Associations.  The...

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Posted by on Aug 11, 2011

Member purchasing power is a fundamental focus of membership. The AAFD is continuously negotiating quality programs and discounts to increase the value of your membership. Visit...

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Buying a Franchise

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011

Thinking about buying a franchise? Read our resources, designed to help you investigate franchising & franchise opportunities that’s right for...

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Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

Join the AFFD today, and get access to a broad range of member services designed to help franchisees build market power, create legislative support of interest to franchisees,...

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Start A Franchisee Association as a Chapter of the AAFD

There’s Power In Numbers Being part of an active independent franchisee association is a powerful way to improve the way your franchisor treats you. Franchisee associations, especially when seeking a positive and collaborative franchise relationship, can effectively level the playing field in a franchise system by joining franchisee voices in common cause....

Why You Want to Hire Great Employees for Your Franchise

Okay, this seems obvious. Of course we all want to hire great employees for our franchise. Who wants to hire average or sub-par employees? Your employees are the face of your company. They have the power to delight your customers and turn them into lifelong evangelists for your business or give customers such a bad experience that they take to social media and...

The AAFD is Releasing its Informative Road Map to Selecting a Franchise on Multiple Platforms

Members of the AAFD receive a free copy of our concise and useful booklet called, The AAFD’s Road Map to Selecting a Franchise as part of their membership benefits package. Now, this info-packed resource is available to non-members on a variety of online platforms. GET YOUR COPY ON AMAZON TODAY The AAFD’s Road Map to Selecting a Franchise provides concise,...

Have You Visited Your AAFD Member Page Recently?

Have You Visited Your AAFD Member Page Recently?

When you become a member of the AAFD, whether as an Associate Member, a Franchise Chapter Member, or an Affiliate Member, you gain a lot of special benefits, including access to an exclusive area of our website. You should have received a username and password when you first became a member of our organization. If not, Contact Us, to request your username and...

The AAFD Announces Five New Franchisee Chapters

ARCpoint Labs, Coastal Angler Magazine, SERVPRO®, Wireless Zone®, and Zippy Shell® Franchisees Forming New Franchisee Associations Through the AAFD SAN DIEGO, MAY 2015 – The American Association of Franchisees and Dealers (AAFD) announced today the formation of several new franchise associations as chapters of the AAFD. Each chapter will leverage the combined...