Definition of 'franchise'
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It seems an odd film (and franchise? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The ability to sell a franchise is in the licence conditions and the transport secretary will formally sign off on the deal within the month. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That rare thing: a third part in a franchise that's better than the others. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That's a combination of very successful sequels, franchise films and new independent films as well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the longer term, it is aiming to find a Chinese franchise partner. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is largely because of the convoluted history of the ownership of the rights to the franchise. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The new measure could also be written into future franchise deals between the government and rail companies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It now runs just one small rail franchise. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She is now taking it a step further by franchising her business. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Passenger consultation must be an essential part of rail franchise negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Decide whether to trade independently or take a franchise. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Western classic with buckets of franchise potential. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or whether franchising your existing business might be the ideal way to expand it? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Having the right franchise partner is crucial as they bring the knowledge to ensure the right site selection. Times, Sunday Times (2007)No one at the franchise complained. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was studying business parttime to help with his fast-food franchise. The Sun (2016)This is franchise football - get used to it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The controversy centres on the company 's franchise system. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Instead, he saw the potential of franchising. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Clearly, this is a film franchise heading for terminal cirrhosis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)If so, franchising could be right for you. The Sun (2009)Iceland is also growing overseas, exporting its products to other stores and opening shops through franchise partners. Times, Sunday Times (2013)ITV bosses plan to license production as part of a lucrative franchising deal. The Sun (2008)I borrowed the money from a friend but told him it was to buy a fast-food franchise. The Sun (2015)It's smart trying to mix it up a bit and maintain the franchise and still get to do a picture that turns you on. The Sun (2010)It is already in Syria and 53 other countries through franchise deals with local partners. The Sun (2011)Once it is built, the Government can claw back some of the cost by selling the franchise. Times, Sunday Times (2013)With the exception of three recently opened flagship stores in the US, the rest are run by franchise partners. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'franchise'
British English: franchise NOUN
A franchise is an authority that is given by an organization to someone, allowing them to sell its goods or services.
Definition of franchise from the Collins English Dictionary
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