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or fran·chi·sor  (frăn′chī′zər)
A corporation that grants a franchise, as to a franchisee.
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(ˈfræn tʃaɪ zər)

1. Also, fran•chi•sor (ˈfræn tʃaɪ zər, ˌfræn tʃəˈzɔr) one that grants a franchise.
2. franchisee.
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, franchisor
n (Comm) → Lizenz- or Franchisegeber(in) m(f)
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[ˈfræntʃaɪzəʳ] nconcedente m
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Founded in 1988 and headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, PSP is a leading franchiser and operator of pet-specialty stores that provide a customer-centric shopping experience in smaller stores that have a neighborhood feel.
He was also chair of the Association of Filipino Franchisers Inc.
Ninety-six per cent of franchisers and 85pc of franchisees agree that technology was increasingly important to their business helping to reduce workload and aid franchisor communications.