Sample Franchisor Database

Sample Standard Database

View sample data from the Standard Database in Microsoft Excel.
The complete Standard Franchisor Database includes over 4,000 active North American franchisors and over 4,000 designated contacts within the various franchisor organizations.

Sample Enhanced Database

View sample data from the Enhanced Database in Microsoft Excel.
The complete Enhanced Franchisor Database includes over 4,000 active North American franchisors and over 22,000 contacts within the various franchisor organizations.

Using the Sample Database

To activate either of the sample databases, it is important that you first enable the macros (this process is very easy and does not jeopardize your computer in any way).

  1. Open the file and you will see "Security Warning: Some active content has been disabled."
  2. Click Options.
  3. Click "Enable This Content" and then click "OK."
  4. The database will open with the names of franchisors listed in rows and details about each franchisor listed in columns.
  5. To view an individual franchisor’s information in a profile format, 1) simply click on a "Profile" cell in the left-most column adjacent to the name of the company you want to view, and then 2) click the Profile tab at the bottom left of the window to go to the individual company profiles. You will note that the Profile section includes columns identifying executives that have been confirmed in 2016 and/or 2015.
  6. To return to the main spreadsheet, you can click on "Return to Data" in Cell A1.
  7. If you wish to print out an individual profile, simply click "Print" on the Profile page.