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Merry Maids Recognizes Outstanding Franchise Owners »

December 17, 2014 at 11:13AM PST | Source: Merry Maids

Debby, Larry and Garret Weigel Receive Highest Honor: Founder's Award
December 17, 2014 // Franchising.com // Memphis, Tenn. - Merry Maids, the nation's leading home cleaning company and part of the ServiceMaster (NYSE: SERV) family of brands, announced the recognition of several outstanding franchise owners at its annual seminar held in Orlando, Fla. The highest honor of the year, the Founder's Award, was given to franchisees Debby, Larry and Garret Weigel, of Mobile, Ala., Pinellas Park and Jacksonville, Fla.
Merry Maids has more than 35 years of experience helping families clean up messes, creating home cleaning plans customized for each household's needs, and providing expert tips to keep living spaces clean and organized - ultimately giving them time back to spend with their families...

Dental Fix RX Expands Dental Repair Service To North Dallas »

December 17, 2014 at 9:48AM PST | Source: Dental Fix

National mobile dental repair company, Dental Fix RX, launches all-new business in Dallas with mobile repair center.
December 17, 2014 // Franchising.com // Dallas, Texas. - Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair company, recently signed an all-new franchise to service Dallas area dentists. Owned and operated by Scott Welch, the business features a fully equipped mobile repair center that will supply dentist offices with prompt, on-site equipment service, repair, and replacements. This is the second location in Dallas, and Welch's franchise will service areas from University Park to cities as far north as Frisco.
"Dental Fix offers a paradigm shifting alternative to the services currently provided to most dentists," said Scott Welch, Dental Fix franchise owner...

Dental Fix Awards 15th Franchise In The State Of Texas »

December 15, 2014 at 10:13AM PST | Source: Dental Fix

December 15, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 71st franchise of 2014, in Sugarland, Texas, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the Houston market, will be the 15th van to launch in the State of Texas, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 121 territories currently operating throughout the US and Canada, Dental Fix is well on its way.
"It's been another tremendous year for us as we build on our brand's success and continue to grow throughout the United States and Canada," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix.
Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals...

Dental Fix Awards 14th Franchise In The State Of Texas »

December 11, 2014 at 10:21AM PST | Source: Dental Fix

December 11, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 70th franchise of 2014, in Houston, Texas, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the Houston market, will be the 14th van to launch in the State of Texas, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 121 territories currently operating throughout the US and Canada, Dental Fix is well on its way.
"It's been another tremendous year for us as we build on our brand's success and continue to grow throughout the United States and Canada," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix.
Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals...

Dental Fix Awards 16th Franchise In The State Of California »

December 10, 2014 at 6:05AM PST | Source: Dental Fix

December 10, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 69th franchise of 2014, in Santee, California to Steven Moore, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the San Diego market, will be the 16th van to launch in the State of California, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 121 territories currently operating throughout the US and Canada, Dental Fix is well on its way.
"It's been another tremendous year for us as we build on our brand's success and continue to grow throughout the United States and Canada," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix.
Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals...

Outdoor Living Brands Welcomes Victoria Brox To Their World Class Franchise Development Team »

December 08, 2014 at 4:07AM PST | Source: Renew Crew
Renew Crew Opportunities Available

Outdoor Living Brands expands their franchise development team by hiring seasoned franchise professional Victoria Brox.
Richmond, VA (PRWEB) December 06, 2014 - Outdoor Living Brands, home to award winning franchise opportunities, Archadeck Outdoor Living, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives, Mosquito Squad and Renew Crew, announced Monday, December 1st that they have welcomed Victoria Brox to their franchise development team.
"Victoria is a seasoned franchise development professional with an impressive track record in the franchising industry. We are excited to see her assist our efforts to grow and develop the Renew Crew brand with our franchise development team in the coming year," stated Scott Zide, Chief Operating Officer at Outdoor Living Brands...

Steamatic, Inc. Announces The Lindy Berry Memorial Scholarship Recipients »

December 04, 2014 at 6:20AM PST | Source: Steamatic

December 04, 2014 // Franchising.com // Steamatic, Inc., an international leader in cleaning and restoration services, is excited to announce the 2014 recipients of the Steamatic Lindy Berry Memorial Scholarship Program. The Scholarship Program was introduced earlier this year to honor the memory of Lindy Berry, who passed away in April 2014. Berry spent the majority of his professional career as vice president and general manager of Steamatic, Inc.. His peers and colleagues see his accomplishments as an inspiring example of leadership, character and integrity.
The Scholarship Program is designed to provide financial assistance to Steamatic franchisees, their children and grandchildren who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs...

Michael Begley Brings Caring Transitions To Spokane Area »

December 04, 2014 at 4:48AM PST | Source: Caring Transitions
Caring Transitions Opportunities Available

This locally owned and operated franchise serves Greater Spokane, Spokane Valley, South Hill, Millwood, Veradale, Liberty Lake and the surrounding areas.
Spokane, WA (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 - Michael Begley knows a few things about managing the estates of loved ones when they downsize or pass away, including how overwhelmingly stressful it can be – he helped with the estates of both his parents and his grandmother. That's why, when he decided to open his own business, Caring Transitions was a natural fit.
Begley just opened Caring Transitions of Spokane. This local franchise serves Greater Spokane, Spokane Valley, South Hill, Millwood, Veradale, Liberty Lake and the surrounding areas.
Caring Transitions is America's largest resource specializing in managing senior relocations, downsizing and estate liquidations...

Homeowners Take Note! Holiday Fire Risk Increases After Christmas Day »

December 03, 2014 at 12:24PM PST | Source: Servpro Industries

Restoration Specialist Servpro® Cautions Homeowners to Take Common Sense Precautions Throughout the Holiday Season
GALLATIN, TN - (Marketwired - Dec 3, 2014) - Most homeowners are aware holiday decorations should be used with care. Each year, statistics tell the story of the fire danger resulting from frayed wires, proximity to heat sources, and lights left on unattended. But disaster recovery specialist Servpro wants homeowners to know that the danger of fire caused by holiday decorating, and by Christmas trees specifically, actually increases after the holiday. Citing research from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)*, the fire and water damage experts at Servpro say while four out of five Christmas tree fires happen in December and January, the 10 days with the highest average number of fires were all after Christmas Day...

911 Restoration Announces New Franchise Broker Opportunities »

December 03, 2014 at 11:55AM PST | Source: 911 Restoration™

911 Restoration is calling for franchise brokers that can assist in cultivating their brand by placing qualified franchisees in areas of high-demand that share their vision of building a brand that makes the world a better place by providing everyone the fresh start that they deserve.
Los Angeles, CA - December 03, 2014 - (PR.com) - 911 Restoration today announced their new development plans to start operating with franchise brokers to help place franchisees to serve their areas of high-demand.
Their immediate plans to onboard brokers stem from receiving daily service calls for their technicians, yet often calls are coming from locations where they do not have enough available to dispatch. The influx of new and returning business is being delivered through the daily efforts of their in-house marketing team that includes a full staff of SEO, PPC, and content strategists...

Local Army Veteran Wants Work-Life Balance, Opens Window Genie Franchise »

December 03, 2014 at 10:34AM PST | Source: Window Genie

Mike Hoos retired last year after 23 years in the Army. He opened a Window Genie franchise serving the greater Columbia, SC area on Monday December 1st.
Columbia, SC (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 - Window Genie announces the grand opening of its newest location in Columbia, SC on Monday December 1st. Mike Hoos is the owner/operator. Window Genie is a nationally ranked home service franchise specializing in window cleaning, window tinting, pressure washing, gutter cleaning and more. Window Genie of Columbia will service the northern Columbia communities including Chapin, Lexington and Irmo.
Before purchasing a Window Genie franchise, Mike Hoos spent 23 years in the Army serving overseas in a number of countries including Kuwait, Russia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan before retiring in the summer of 2013...

ServiceMaster Clean Goes Hollywood, Cleans Red Carpet For Christmas Parade »

December 01, 2014 at 3:56AM PST | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

December 01, 2014 // Franchising.com // Los Angeles - ServiceMaster Professional Home & Disaster Cleaning Service of Bellflower, Calif. and ServiceMaster Emergency Response of Huntington Beach, Calif., rolled out a pristinely-cleaned red carpet for the annual Hollywood Christmas Parade. The parade, which is more than 80 years old, attracts A-List celebrities, including ServiceMaster spokesperson Matt Paxton, with many posing for photos on the red carpet.
"We’ve been providing quality carpet cleaning to the people of Los Angeles for 11 years," said Steve Lally of ServiceMaster Emergency Response. "It’s an honor to apply our years of expertise to the red carpet rolled out for the Hollywood Christmas Parade, a time-honored tradition...

Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Franchise Ranked As Top Franchise For Veterans »

November 26, 2014 at 7:15AM PST | Source: Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services

Office Pride Franchise Makes Franchise Business Review's Top 100 Franchises for Veterans
FRANKLIN, IN - (Marketwired - Nov 26, 2014) - Office Pride Commercial Cleaning franchise, one of the most respected commercial cleaning franchises in the country, has been named by Franchise Business Review as one of the Top 100 franchises for veterans in 2014.
Franchise Business Review is a franchise industry research firm that publishes reports throughout the year on the top-rated companies and industry segments within the franchise marketplace. To compile data for the report about veterans, the firm surveyed 3,679 franchisees, representing nearly 350 leading brands across the United States and Canada.
Office Pride has more than 120 franchise locations across 17 states with a history of steady growth...

Jan-Pro Expansion Proves Franchise Is Commercial Cleaning’s Premier Executive Growth Opportunity »

November 26, 2014 at 4:51AM PST | Source: Jan-Pro Franchise System

Brand Paves Way for Development with Recent Signings in Georgia, Florida and Louisiana
Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 - With a commanding lead in product innovation and the strongest customer guarantee in the commercial-cleaning segment, Jan-Pro has recently signed agreements for the Florida Panhandle, Columbus, Georgia and Louisiana, extending its trademarked cleaning processes, advanced technologies and commitment to the customer. These qualities have distinguished Jan-Pro in the industry as the top franchise opportunity for high-powered corporate leaders, minorities and veterans returning to the workforce who wish to own their own cleaning business.
The brand has grown to a network of more than 10,000 owner-operators across the United States serving offices, health care facilities, schools and other commercial facilities seeking the highest levels of sanitation and cleanliness...

ServiceMaster All Pro Opens New Facility In McAllen, TX »

November 25, 2014 at 4:54AM PST | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

McAllen, TX (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 - ServiceMaster All Pro has been providing restoration and cleaning services to the McAllen and Harlingen areas in the Rio Grande Valley since 2010 and they recently celebrated the grand opening of their newest facility in McAllen, TX. Their brand new facility was opened on October 30 of this year and it will help ServiceMaster All Pro provide quality disaster restoration for their customers in McAllen. The new building will also provide a state-of-the-art working environment for their employees. ServiceMaster All Pro provides water damage restoration, fire damage restoration, and odor removal as well as pack out and cleaning services that can be done at the new facility.
The new building for ServiceMaster All Pro is 12,000 square feet and it features a large capacity warehouse along with state of the art cleaning and deodorization rooms for off-site content cleaning...

Dental Fix Awards 15th Franchise In The State Of California »

November 21, 2014 at 5:15AM PST | Source: Dental Fix

November 21, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 68th franchise of 2014, in Poway, California to Steve Moore, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the San Diego market, will be the 15th van to launch in the State of California, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 119 territories currently operating throughout the US and Canada, Dental Fix is well on its way.
"It's been another tremendous year for us as we build on our brand's success and continue to grow throughout the United States and Canada," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix.
Dental Fix combines centralized technological and account management services with a unique national network of locally owned and operated industry professionals...

NPI/GPI Franchise Owners Win Big At 2014 Annual Conference »

November 20, 2014 at 9:21AM PST | Source: National Property Inspection
National Property Inspection Opportunities Available

Thirty-Nine Awards were given to Top Performers
November 20, 2014 // Franchising.com // Omaha, Neb. - National Property Inspections, Inc., parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, gave awards to 39 franchise owners who are top performers in four categories: the Platinum Award, the President’s Club, the Pinnacle Award and the Rising Star Award.
The awards banquet was held during the 2014 NPI/GPI Annual Conference in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, Nov. 14 and 15. Franchisees from across the United States and Canada attended, as well as their spouses and employees.
The awards are based on three main criteria:

Reported earnings and percentage of growth from the previous year
Size and location of franchise market
Length of time the franchise has been in operation

"These awards are our way of recognizing our top performers in various markets," said Roland Bates, president of National Property Inspections, Inc...

Holiday Safety Tips From Paul Davis To Prevent House Fires »

November 20, 2014 at 9:10AM PST | Source: Paul Davis Restoration
Paul Davis Restoration Opportunities Available

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Nov. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Paul Davis Restoration, Inc., a national franchise company and leader in property damage for residential and commercial buildings, wants to help make your holiday safer. Winter is the most prevalent season for house fires, but knowing the facts and implementing safety tips will make your holiday more enjoyable and safer for your family.
In 2013, U.S. fire departments responded to a fire every 25 seconds with over 1.2 million fires, which accounted for approximately $11.5 billion in property damage. The holidays are peak time for home fires due to electrical failures, dry trees, space heaters, fireplaces, candles, holiday lights, and cooking equipment. Visit the website at www.nfpa...

All County® Property Management Opens First Washington State Location »

November 20, 2014 at 5:10AM PST | Source: All County Property Management

Tacoma, Washington (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 - All County® Evergreen opens its doors on Nov. 17th as the first All County® location in the Tacoma area. Property owners in Pierce and King Counties can look forward to expert property management services that are reliable and skillful. They'll also enjoy the hassle-free side of owning an investment while All County® Evergreen grows their most valuable asset.
Owners Doug and Connie Kittelman are lifetime residents of the Tacoma area. With 15 years of Real Estate experience and 10 years managing rental properties, Doug has a passion for serving the local community, and his clients have always trusted him and enjoyed how personable he is. Having researched several franchise opportunities, Doug chose to partner with All County® to open an office in the Tacoma area because he found they had superior communication, industry-leading software, and customer service that was second to none...

Swisher Announces Results For The Three And Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014 »

November 19, 2014 at 11:32AM PST | Source: Swisher Hygiene

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Swisher Hygiene Inc. ("Swisher") (Nasdaq:SWSH), a leading service provider of essential hygiene and sanitizing solutions, announced today results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014. All amounts in this news release are in United States dollars.
Third Quarter 2014 Highlights

Total revenue of $49.7 million for the third quarter of 2014, an 11% decrease compared to the third quarter of 2013. Excluding revenue related to non-core linen routes and businesses subsequently sold and held for sale, revenue for the third quarter of 2014 was down 6% from the prior-year period.
Adjusted EBITDA loss of $2.3 million for the third quarter of 2014, based on a net loss from continuing operations of $7...



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