White Papers


Franchise Times’ library of white papers will make you a more knowledgeable franchise operator on a number of subjects near and dear to your business’ bottom line. Written by experts in their field, these detailed reports provide the latest thinking on everything from international expansion to new technology.

Five Ways to Survive & Thrive in a Contactless World

COVID-19 has increased off-premises sales and forced restaurants to rethink how they protect customers and employees. In this guide, you’ll learn how contactless order pickup can help your restaurant make the most of today’s “new normal.”

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2020 Merchant Product Guide: Powerful DoorDash Products to Solve Your Business Challenges


DoorDash connects restaurants, convenience and grocery stores, and other businesses to the biggest, most dedicated customer base through its app-based and online ordering platforms. Once your business is on board, diners who know and love DoorDash can happily use it to order your food again and again.

Flip through this guide to see all of DoorDash’s products, tools, and solutions available at your fingertips. And know that we’re always evolving and adding new ways to help restaurants and stores grow sales.

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The Practical Guide to Franchise Marketing


In the competitive world of local marketing, it’s critical to have a plan tailored to franchise concepts.  Download this guide to see how a franchise focused roadmap to create local marketing campaigns can give your business a competitive advantage.

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How is Artificial Intelligence Impacting financial & accounting processes?


Now that AI has made its way into finance departments. Find out how the technology impact finance functions and workflows, what transformations can be predicted, and how will this technology shape tomorrow’s finance department.

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Franchising In Canada - What Every U.S. Franchisor Needs to Know

Franchising in Canada - The Opportunity U.S. Franchisors Should Know About.

With a population of 37 million people, Canada represents a compelling destination for US franchisors.  Franchising In Canada tells you everything you need to know about expanding to Canada including regional and cultural considerations, differences in disclosure and key areas for adaptation.  

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Restaurant Cyber Crime - How to defend your business


Restaurants have emerged as prime targets for fraudsters. Data breaches at the point of purchase and in the back office can expose businesses like yours to significant financial and reputational damage.  With input from industry experts and bank executives, the new Bank of America Merrill Lynch Cyber Crime report sheds light on key issues

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