According to Google, by 2025, most online searches will take place on mobile or voice devices. So, as a multi-location brand, you need to pay as much attention to your digital “merchandising” as you do to your physical locations....

The Google 3-pack refers to the first three results that pop up when a consumer does a search that Google identifies as having local intent. Learn how you -- as a multi-location brand or franchise -- can rise to the Pack and generate more sales...

Every week we read about chain restaurants and retailers closing locations, declaring bankruptcy, and struggling to survive. But many multi-location brands have lasted and prospered for 10, 20, 30, and even 50 years or more. What makes these companies unique? Smart brands...

We’ve compiled this shortlist of fast-read guides, infographics, and e-books -- all designed to help you sell more at the local level. Quick and easy to read, they belong on YOUR device (or backpack or beach bag)  this summer....

Will fans find YOUR location when they're pre-gaming? Your mobile local restaurant marketing strategy or retail approach can make all the difference....