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Turn Your Foodie Hobby into a Career: Own a Chili Franchise

If you have a passion for food, take it to the next level. Check out how you can turn your foodie passion into a career as a franchise owner. FOR THE LOVE OF FOOD Everyone…


The Role of Family-Owned Restaurants in the Local Community

Family-owned restaurants often have a strong sense of passion and dedication to their village. Find out some ways local restaurants can support their communities. FORMING CONNECTIONS Throughout history, restaurants serve as a place for friends…


The Franchise Network: What Happens When You Join Our Chili Family

When you purchase a franchise, you join the Gold Star franchise network. Find out what you can expect from an ideal franchisor relationship. FINDING THE RIGHT FRANCHISE The value of your investment can be extrapolated…


Overcoming Barriers to Succession Planning in a Family Business

Succession planning is a critical part of any strong business. In 2014, I achieved something that’s considered a dream for many: I became president and CEO of GSR Brands, the fast-casual restaurant organization my family…


Restaurant Innovation: Why Invest in a Company That’s Always Improving

What are the newest tools for running a profitable restaurant? Check out the latest restaurant innovations and the benefits of working with an ever-evolving company. THE DRIVE-THRU  While the drive-thru isn’t exactly new (some sources…


Investing in Innovation: Making Your Money Pay Off for Your Business

In a world where change is the only constant, innovation is key. What is your business’s future worth? It can be very easy to get caught up in the day-to-day operations that keep the doors…


Franchise Requirements: The Basics of Buying a Franchise

There are a few necessary steps you must complete before you can buy a franchise: securing funds, completing training, and more. Here’s what it takes to get started. The world of franchising is vast and…


Hot Dog/Coney Franchise Opportunities

If you want to open a hot dog franchise, our coneys alone will seal the deal. Learn more about Gold Star Chili’s streamlined menu and our top-notch franchise program. EVERYONE LOVES A CONEY The hot…


Chili Franchise | 7 Reasons to Open a Gold Star Chili Franchise

When you open an iconic Gold Star Chili franchise, you’ll have the support of an entire franchise team ready to help your business succeed. Let’s dig in and learn more about making your restauranteur dreams…


Franchise Training: What to Expect from Your Franchisor

The benefit of expert training and world-class support is likely one of the biggest reasons you have decided to become a franchisee. The right franchisor will have a strong system in place to not only…