Franchise Resources

Baseball Writer Hits a Grand Slam as the Next Chaps Pit Beef Franchisee

What do baseball and Chaps Pit Beef have in common? More than you might think. Baseball is what led new Chaps franchisee owner, and Hall of Fame baseball sportswriter, Paul Hagen to open his first business at the age of 68. Hagen is a huge fan of Chaps Pit Beef’s delicious brand of barbecue. He […]

8 Smart Tips for Finding the Best Franchise Opportunities

Getting into business for yourself can seem a little scary. There are so many unknowns, especially as a first-timer. While joining a franchise gives you a little more support, you still need to find the right franchise opportunity for you in order to be successful. Here are 8 smart tips for finding the best franchise […]

10 Totally Off the Wall Grilling Techniques and Recipes

It is summer time and that means spending more time outdoors and grilling and barbecuing for family and friends. Why not knock everyone’s socks off with these 10 totally off the wall grilling techniques and recipes? 1. Cold Grate Grilling Being a master griller means a lot more than just throwing some steaks and burgers […]

Why Are Franchises Good?

Franchises continue to grow in leaps and bounds as more business owners franchise their businesses and more entrepreneurs choose to become a franchisee instead of opening an independent business. If you are still unsure exactly what franchising is all about, here is a quick definition. Through franchising a business can grow by licensing their trademark […]

6 Reasons Why Franchises Are Popular

Most of the time we look at why franchises are so popular with entrepreneurs, but it is important to also recognize the other side of the equation. Without loyal customers, these franchises wouldn’t be so attractive to businesswomen and men. There is just something about the franchise format that is inviting to a lot of […]

5 Low Cost Franchises For Sale With High Profit

There is a lot that goes into picking the right franchise to join, but of course one of the most important factors is will you be able to be profitable and grow your business? The right combination of low cost of entry and ability to earn high profits is key. Here are 5 low cost […]

Enter to WIN a $50 Chaps Gift Card!

Enter to WIN a $50 Chaps Gift Card! Stop by any Chaps Pit Beef location & grab a FREE Chaps Doggie Bone, bring it home, snap a pic of your dog with the bone & tag @ChapsPitBeef along with #MyDogLovesPitBeef! Chaps will also donate an equal amount to a local shelter! See rules here. #NationalPetMonth

9 Clever Ways to Celebrate National Pet Month

May is National Pet Month in the U.S. and it is the perfect time to take a pause in our hectic lives to celebrate the animals in our lives. Whether you live with a dog, cat, turtle or snake or even a whole menagerie, this is the perfect time to show your pet how much […]

Can BBQ Franchises Be Profitable?

When considering a BBQ franchise, one of the first things people wonder about is profitability. And why not? Everyone wants to make money, and with a BBQ franchise, you will find that it is one of the best franchises to own. Also, BBQ franchises have a unique possibility to be profitable, if you are willing […]