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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who operates a chain of business establishments, granting individuals permission to operate a business unit in exchange for royalty payments.

Usage examples (39)
  • On top of this, you'll pay an ongoing royalty fee to the franchisor, which is generally a percentage of your gross sales.
  • You benefit from any advertising or promotion by the owner of the franchise - the "franchisor".
  • "It's up to the discretion of the franchisor," says McElgunn.
  • Ask the franchisee about their experiences with the franchisor. for more
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