It’s a costly incentive, but the marketing benefits are apparently worth it

People surrounding a giant Covid-19 vaccine vile
Many restaurant chains are giving employees paid time off to get a shot, but franchisor FSC is paying them, period.
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By Robert Klara

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Among the most valuable rules that any restaurant-chain executive can attest to is this one: If you’re looking for a good idea, ask your franchisees.