Franchise Resources

Chaps’ Guide to Building Your Business into a Franchise

The Creagers of Chaps Pit Beef know what it is like to grow a business from scratch. They started out with a 12 x 15 shack with the most basic setup with only enough room to prep and cook the food to a full restaurant and the addition of new franchise units. If you are […]

The Top 10 Franchises in Maryland

The franchise business can be a real smart investment if you always wanted to be your own boss, but like the idea of having a strong brand and support structure behind you. The key though is find the right franchise to join and to make sure this type of business fits your personality the best. […]

Chaps’ Guide to the Perfect Baltimore Ravens Tailgate Party

Football is one of those sports that bring people together. If you love tailgating at games, then you know how the perfect blend of good comradery and good food and drink can make football season your favorite time of the year. If you are looking to upgrade your game this year and add a little […]

Why Chaps is One of America’s Top Upcoming Franchises

If you have always wanted to own your business, you actually have more than one way to go about it. You can start a brand new business from scratch or you can join a franchise program. You have probably been hearing a lot more about franchises lately as they grow in popularity. If you are […]

How to Invest in a Franchise

You have probably been hearing a lot about franchising lately. It is no wonder with how the industry continues to grow and attract smart, innovative investors. If you are new to all this, but very interested, the first thing you should do is gather as much information as you can and have a heart to […]

How to Determine the Best Franchise Opportunities

Joining the franchise world is a big decision and one you definitely should not take lightly. There is a lot to consider. Is the franchise business the best fit for you? And which type of franchise will be the best investment? These are just some of the questions that you will need to consider. Check […]

Common Franchise FAQs for Beginner Investors

The franchise world can seem a little complicated when you are on the outside looking in, but once you have all the right information and ask the right questions, you will feel a lot more comfortable navigating this new world. Here are some common franchise FAQs for beginner investors: What is a franchise? A franchise […]

Why Now Is the Perfect Time to Invest in a Chaps Barbecue Franchise

Getting into the food franchise business is a big step and one that should never be taken lightly. Not only do you have to decide if franchising is right for you, you also need to pick the right type of food franchise to invest in. Timing is also important. Franchising like other industries has ebbs […]

Why Chaps Is One of the Most Underrated BBQ Chains in America

Barbecue is as American as apple pie, but not all barbecue will affect your tastebuds the same way. Chaps Pit Beef has made a name for itself in the Maryland area with its juicy pit beef sandwiches, but it is still flying under the radar when it comes to BBQ aficionados. It quietly chugs along […]

13 Summer BBQ Drinks to Make For Your Next BBQ Party

Summer time is all about enjoying the sun and fresh air and spending time with family and friends. That is why outdoor BBQs are so much fun. Besides the typical BBQ staples of burgers, hot dogs, steak and fresh salads, what you offer your guests to drink can also influence how successful your BBQ is. […]