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AAFD Health Benefits Upgrades Offer Franchise Owners New Health Care Options

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017 in Member Alerts, Press Releases, The Franchisee Voice | 0 comments

In the Face of Great Health Care Uncertainty, AAFD Health Benefits Gives Business Owners Alternative Options. The American Association of Franchisees and Dealers has announced major upgrades to its AAFD Health Benefits programs. The past few years have seen great upheaval in the health care insurance market, with mixed messages coming from Washington and insurers raising rates and dropping out of insurance markets altogether.

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NEW DISCOUNTS Just made available for the AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit!

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in Member Alerts | 0 comments

The AAFD’s 25th Anniversary Franchisee Leadership Summit & Conference is 45 days away and we are really excited about this event and its potential to advance and aggregate the untapped potential of franchisee associations to join together in common cause! We wanted to tell you about some NEW OFFERS AND DISCOUNTS designed to attract every franchisee association in America to be represented!

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AAFD Announces Total Quality Franchising Award Nominations for 2017

Posted by on Feb 10, 2017 in Member Alerts, Press Releases | 0 comments

FEB, 2017: SAN DIEGO, CA — The American Association of Franchisee and Dealers (AAFD) has announced nominations for the AAFD Total Quality Franchising awards for 2017. Notable honorees include Griswold Home Care as AAFD’s Franchisor of the Year and nationally recognized attorney, W. Michael Garner, who will receive the AAFD Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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2017 AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit Expected to Be the Largest Ever Gathering of Franchisee Association Leaders in History

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Featured, Member Alerts, The Franchisee Voice | 0 comments

The AAFD’s “Franchisee Leadership Summit” will take place on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort and Spa in Indian Wells, California as part of the organization’s three-day annual conference and 25th anniversary celebration.

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Griswold Home Care and GHCFA Jointly Announce Groundbreaking Franchise Agreements

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 in Featured, Member Alerts | 0 comments

Griswold Home Care (GHC), a company that provides non-medical at-home care services, and its independent franchisee association, the GHCFA, a chapter of the American Association of Franchisees and Dealers (AAFD), have announced the successful negotiation of new franchise agreements that affirm a commitment to a common mission and shared guiding principles. These groundbreaking agreements, negotiated over 18 months, are now among the highest rated in franchising history, scoring above 97% conformity with the criteria set forth in the AAFD’s Fair Franchising Standards.

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Judge’s Surprise Injunction Stalls New Overtime Rules for Employers

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 in Featured, Member Alerts | 0 comments

On November 22, Judge Mazzant of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas granted an injunction to block the implementation of new regulations from the Department of Labor that would have dramatically increased the number of employees eligible for overtime pay. Franchise owners are heaving a big sigh of relief, but is the fight over? Learn what happened, what it means for your business, and how the AAFD is negotiating with the Department of Labor on behalf of franchisees!

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

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in Member Alerts, Slider, The Franchisee Voice | 0 comments

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.

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