Minimum Wage By State

For your reference, the link below provides the current state minimum wages in effect as of Jan.1, 2017, as well as future enacted increases. It is provided by the National Conference of State Legislatures. http://www.ncsl.or...

Franchise Forum & All Members Meeting Presenter Recap

Following are highlights covered in presentations by the franchise leaders at the 2017 Franchise Forum & All Members Meeting. OFFA Update: Steve Mastin -- Collaborative meeting with FAC, WNAP, QSCC leaders in February; OF...

Souch and Costello Honored at All Members Meeting

Pete Souch and Bill Costello were honored at this year's All Members Meeting for their commitment to the success of the Association. The Leadership Award was presented to Pete Souch, recognizing his contributions as the Assoc...

April 2017 Newsletter: The Reorganization of our Organization

As you know, your franchise association is considering a major reorganization, including a change in management and funding. The change will ultimately lead to a stronger franchise association that will work toward the good o...

March 2017 Newsletter: Changes to Bylaws, Committees and Cash Cards Best Practices

Many of you have implemented the new Customer Experience Playbook in your restaurants. The Playbook was atopic of conversation at the Franchise Leadership meeting in February, and owners who has rolled out the program had a l...

OpEd Story by Rick Berman about SEIU's 2016 Financials

Following is an Op Ed article by Rick Berman that appeared in the Washington Times. A story of union waste: The Service Employees union squanders millions on a losing cause By Richard Berman April 18, 2017 Lost in the shuffle...

Registration Open for 2017 Franchise Forum & All Members Meeting

Please join us for this year’s Franchise Forum & All Members Meeting on May 16 – 17 at the Chicago Hilton O’Hare.  All Wendy’s franchise owners are invited to attend. At this annual meeting, leaders of FAC, OFFA, Next Gen...

February 2017 Newsletter: Conversations about operations, cyber security, minimum wage, and many more topics.

On February 1 – 3, the Association sponsored the annual Franchise Leadership Meeting in Ft. Lauderdale. Leaders from FAC, Next Gen, OFFA, QSCC and WNAP met to discuss the state of the business from the franchise perspective....

January 2017 Newsletter: Newly formed Operations Committee

Letter from OFFA Chairman Steve Mastin We’re starting the year with a new communications tool: our monthly newsletter. Our goal is to provide committee updates and other Association news that will be of interest to you. You’l...

Update on Overtime Regulations

Last month, we sent an email to members about the injunction that postponed the implementation of the Dept. of Labor’s Overtime Regulations. While the regulations were postponed, a final ruling has not been announced.  Here i...

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