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Maid Brigade Says Healthy Living Starts In The Kitchen »

October 24, 2014 at 7:03AM PDT | Source: Maid Brigade

October 24, 2014 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA - Viruses, infectious disease, bacteria and mold oh my. Healthy living requires daily pursuit of these threats to family health. And in places you might not even think about.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), five to 20 percent of U.S. residents contract the flu each year and one out of every five outbreaks of food-borne illness is caused by food that people eat in their homes.
"The kitchen is where children do their homework, family and friends gather together, and food is prepared," says Marie Stegner, consumer health advocate for Maid Brigade, the leading maid service company. "A healthy kitchen is critical to avoid the spread of germs yet there are places in this space that rarely get cleaned...

TruBlue Total House Care To Serve Residents Of Racine County »

October 23, 2014 at 4:41AM PDT | Source: TruBlue Total House Care

TruBlue of Racine, a new local franchise, specializes in providing complete house care, including maid services, lawn care, home improvements and emergency repairs.
Racine, WI (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 - Kelly Tanner spent her health care career helping people and now she's bringing that passion to her new business, TruBlue Total House Care of Racine.
TruBlue of Racine specializes in providing complete house care, including maid services, lawn care, home improvements and emergency repairs. Kelly and her team are starting by focusing on complete house cleaning as well as snow removal services. TruBlue works with home owners, real estate professionals, general contractors and property managers to maintain homes and rental properties, improve curb appeal, make final preparations to sell homes and more...

Tom Lindberg Advises Western Connecticut State University MBA Students And Faculty To Win With Winners »

October 22, 2014 at 7:43AM PDT | Source: Sir Grout

With nearly 10 years of experience in the hard surface restoration industry, Sir Grout President and Co-Founder shares his company's amazing success story.
Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 -Tom Lindberg gave a lecture at Western Connecticut State University on Sept. 5 and 6 titled "Win with Winners." This enlightening lecture addressed to the school's MBA students and faculty, stressed the importance of surrounding themselves with winning people, winning processes and winning products. Mr. Lindberg explained that in order to be truly successful, people need winning recipes. Once again, Sir Grout, leading innovator in the hard surface industry, sets aside time to give back to the community and share life's lessons.
Sir Grout boasts nearly a decade of success in hard surface restoration, and over five years of international franchising with repeated recognition in Entrepreneur's Top 500 Franchises and Top 100 Home-based Franchises...

ServiceMaster Restore By Angler Of Dayton, OH Adds Two New Locations »

October 22, 2014 at 6:50AM PDT | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

To Increase Their Internet Marketing Campaign on RestorationMasterFinder.com
Dayton, OH (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 - ServiceMaster Restore by Angler is a ServiceMaster franchise based out of Dayton, OH that provides disaster restoration and construction services to Preble, Darke, Montgomery, and Miami counties. They have a micro-site on RestorationMasterFinder.com as part of their internet marketing campaign and they have recently added two new locations within their service area, Kettering and Centerville, to expand the reach of their micro-site. With these new locations, customers who are searching for disaster restoration and construction services in Kettering and Centerville, Ohio can easily find their service pages and contact information through major search engines and local searches...

Dental Fix RX Showcase Success From Exceptional Franchise Support »

October 22, 2014 at 5:47AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

National mobile dental repair company, Dental Fix RX, provides franchisees outstanding sales, marketing, training, and business support.
October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // DAVIE, Fla. – Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair franchisor, is proud to announce that due to outstanding franchise support, it has exceeded its sales and growth goals for 2014. By extending each franchise owner unmatched sales and marketing assistance, the unique Dental Fix business model is now actively serving more than 8,000 dentists nationwide and is working closer toward an overall goal of dominating the North American dental service industry.
"From the industry exclusive sales and marketing support offered to our franchise owners, Dental Fix has managed to see a 100 percent growth in 2014 compared to last year," said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix...

Dental Fix Awards 6th Franchise In The State Of Arizona »

October 22, 2014 at 4:01AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

October 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 65th franchise of 2014, in Prescott, Arizona to Dr. Brett Mangum, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the Prescott/Sedona market, will be the 6th van to launch in the State of Arizona, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 700 new vans over the next five years. With 113 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...

TruBlue Ranked Among Top 50 Franchises For Veterans »

October 21, 2014 at 11:08AM PDT | Source: TruBlue Total House Care

TruBlue Total House Care has been recognized as one of USA Today's Top 50 Franchises for Veterans.
Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 - While just in their third year of franchising, TruBlue Total House Care has been recognized as one of USA Today's Top 50 Franchises for Veterans.
TruBlue specializes in providing complete house care, including maid services, home improvement, repair services, lawn care and more. TruBlue also works with real estate professionals, general contractors and property managers to maintain homes and rental properties, improve curb appeal, make final preparations to sell homes and more.
"At the core of TruBlue, what we really are offering our customers is not only convenience, but time and lifestyle...

ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. To Announce Preliminary Third-Quarter 2014 Results »

October 17, 2014 at 7:21AM PDT | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

October 17, 2014 // Franchising.com // MEMPHIS, Tenn. - ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SERV), a leading provider of essential residential and commercial services, today announced a plan to release its preliminary unaudited third-quarter 2014 financial results after 7 a.m. central time on Thursday, October 30, 2014. The company will hold a conference call to discuss its financial and operating results at 8 a.m. central time on Thursday, October 30, 2014.
The company invites all interested parties to join Chief Executive Officer Rob Gillette and Chief Financial Officer Alan Haughie as they provide an update on the company’s operating results and full-year 2014 financial outlook. Participants may join this conference call by dialing 800...

Dental Fix Awards 12th Franchise In The State Of Texas »

October 15, 2014 at 7:28AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

October 15, 2014 // Franchising.com // Davie, Florida - Dental Fix has awarded its 64th franchise of 2014, in Denton, Texas to Michael Ryan, Dental Fix announced today.
The signed agreement targeting the Denton/Soutlake market, will be the 5th van to launch in the Dallas market, and the 12th 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 111 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...

Leading Commercial Cleaning Franchise Expands To Southern California »

October 15, 2014 at 4:32AM PDT | Source: Anago Cleaning Systems
Anago Cleaning Systems Opportunities Available

Master franchisee, Bill Sole, fuels national expansion and development of Anago Cleaning Systems by opening first location in the Inland Empire. 
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - October 15, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ - A testament to the continued success of the $100 billion dollar commercial cleaning segment, Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), a leading commercial cleaning franchise with more than 2,400 Unit Franchisees throughout the U.S. and internationally, is pleased to announce that existing Master Franchisee, Bill Sole, has purchased the newest Anago Master Franchise in the Inland Empire. The new business will be located at 517 N Mountain Ave, Suite 206 Upland, CA 91786 and will service the counties of Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario, California also known locally as the Inland Empire...

Just In Time For Fall Cleaning: Complimentary Concrete Cleaning Estimates Available From Renew Crew Of Topeka/Lawrence »

October 10, 2014 at 12:25PM PDT | Source: Renew Crew
Renew Crew Opportunities Available

Topeka, KS (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 - Leading concrete cleaning company Renew Crew of Topeka/Lawrence is pleased to announce that it is now offering estimates on sealing solutions and concrete cleaning for fall, free of charge. This kind of professional cleaning is perfect for those homes with decorative driveways, walkways, and patios.
Along with the rainy spring and humid summer come mold and fungus that can cleave to a home’s walkways and driveway, making these areas not only unsightly, but dangerous as well.
For homeowners with pools, regular concrete cleaning is especially important—the chance of slipping and falling around a residential pool is greater by the existence of mold, mildew, or fungus. Someone slipping on the pool deck may result in injury and the homeowner may be legally liable for the accident...

Molly Maid Donates Portion Of Sales In October For Domestic Violence Awareness »

October 10, 2014 at 11:04AM PDT | Source: Molly Maid

Franchise System Has Given Back $2 Million since 1996 through the Ms. Molly Foundation
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - October 10, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - By the end of October, Molly Maid, the nation's largest residential cleaning company, will have raised more than $2 million since 1996 to support victims of domestic violence through its charitable arm, the Ms. Molly Foundation. Each year the franchise system has banned together during October – National Domestic Violence Awareness month – to aid local domestic violence shelters and agencies through the United States.
More than 75 percent of Molly Maid franchise owners donate a portion of sales to the Ms. Molly Foundation – many of those giving on a year-round basis...

Local Veteran Opens Window Genie Franchise In Myrtle Beach »

October 10, 2014 at 5:00AM PDT | Source: Window Genie

Myrtle Beach, SC (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 - Window Genie announces the grand opening of its newest location in Myrtle Beach on Monday October 13th. Tom Washer 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 Myrtle Beach will service the surrounding Grand Strand areas from Little River to Georgetown.
Prior to Window Genie business ownership, Tom Washer spent 4 years in the Air Force before a career in sales management for a variety of industries. Working in sales brought him all over the country from Texas to New Mexico to Connecticut to Massachusetts. Tom and his wife Cheryl decided to relocate to Myrtle Beach to open their business because it's where much of their family now lives...

Disaster Recovery Specialist Servpro Offers Insight Into The Complexities Of Dealing With Disaster »

October 10, 2014 at 4:35AM PDT | Source: Servpro Industries

Property Restoration Can Be a Messy Business
GALLATIN, TN - (Marketwired - Oct 9, 2014) - When disaster strikes, property owners need to make a lot of decisions quickly and under pressure. Effective disaster remediation involves a lot of moving parts: remediation specialists, insurance companies, local codes, state codes, documentation and more - and all of this has to happen in an atmosphere charged with emotion and stress.
Servpro Industries, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Sue Steen says, "Efficiency is key when you are dealing with disaster remediation; it saves our customers money and it makes our work more effective. Servpro is an industry leader in work efficiency technology - continually innovating to help both our customers and our business control costs...

ServiceMaster Restore Warns Homeowners To Practice Fire Prevention Leading Up To The Holiday Season »

October 09, 2014 at 5:10AM PDT | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean Opportunities Available

ServiceMaster Experts Weigh in: Majority of House Fires Occur in December; Cooking is Leading Cause
October 09, 2014 // Franchising.com // Memphis, Tenn. – Transitioning to cooler temperatures means more time spent indoors, more home cooked meals and, unfortunately, the beginning of the most common month for house fires. ServiceMaster Restore, the leader in emergency fire and water damage cleanup and part of the ServiceMaster (NYSE: SERV) family of brands, recently polled more than 350 franchise owners across the country, revealing alarming insights about Americans' lack of preparedness when it comes to fires.
According to the 2014 ServiceMaster Restore Franchise Fire Prevention Survey, December is the most common month for house fires, with cooking as the leading cause - making one of the happiest times of the year for homeowners also among the riskiest...

TruBlue Total House Care Set For Explosive Growth »

October 08, 2014 at 7:48AM PDT | Source: TruBlue Total House Care

TruBlue recruiting franchisees to serve the doubling aging population predicted by the Joint Center for Housing Studies.
Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 - A new study from the Joint Center for Housing Studies shows that the number of people over the age of 75 will double from 6.9 million to 13.4 million in the next 20 years and that "substantial business opportunities exist in helping older adults modify their home to suit evolving needs."
TruBlue Total House Care, a Cincinnati-based franchise specializing in providing complete house care, home improvements, maid services and more, is actively recruiting new franchise owners across the country who can help these seniors live safely and comfortably in their homes.
"TruBlue is on the cusp of explosive growth and we’re looking for innovative and passionate franchise owners who can expand the reach of our services nationwide...

The Huntington Company Adds Pressed 4 Time To Its Drycleaning And Laundry Services Franchise Network »

October 07, 2014 at 11:17AM PDT | Source: Pressed4Time

Market Penetration Now Reaches 342 Locations
October 07, 2014 // Franchising.com // BERKLEY, Mich. – The Huntington Company, LLC, ("Huntington") a multi-concept franchisor located in Berkley, Mich., has added Pressed 4 Time to its group of franchise brands that provide textile restoration and drycleaning and laundry services. Pressed 4 Time is a drycleaning and laundry pick-up and delivery service with 46 franchises in 88 territories across the US.
"With the addition of Pressed 4 Time to our current portfolio of franchise brands, including 1-800-DryClean and bizzie, we are now the largest provider of mobile drycleaning and laundry services in North America," said Wayne Wudyka, CEO of Huntington.
The addition of Pressed 4 Time comes on the heels of the 2013 launch by Huntington of bizzie, a revolutionary drycleaning franchise concept that integrates mobile technology with a locker-based pick-up and delivery service to provide drycleaning and laundry services for tenants of office buildings and residential properties...

American Women Vote Merry Maids Best Cleaning Service For The Home Two Years In A Row »

October 07, 2014 at 10:16AM PDT | Source: Merry Maids

Rewarded with the Women's Choice Award Seal of Excellence
October 07, 2014 // Franchising.com // MEMPHIS, Tenn. - As the leading advocate for female consumers, WomenCertified Inc. has awarded Merry Maids with the 2014 Women's Choice Award for America's Best Home Cleaning Service, two years in a row. This award designation is based on a national survey of more than 5,000 women who were asked to select the brands they would most highly recommend to others.
"It's an honor to earn the Women's Choice Award for the second year in a row," says Joe Chaves, chief operating officer, Merry Maids. "We are fortunate to have the best team members, managers and franchisees, whose attention to details and exceptional customer care have made this award possible...

College Hunks Franchise Named To Inc. List Of Fastest Growing Businesses »

October 07, 2014 at 7:39AM PDT | Source: College Hunks Hauling Junk

Junk Removal Franchise's 324% Growth Over Three Years Draws Magazine's Attention
TAMPA, FL - (Marketwired - Oct 7, 2014) - College Hunks Hauling Junk continues to get the business world's attention, making the Inc. 5000 list of America's fastest-growing private companies for the fifth year in a row. New locations, as well as better financial performance, led to 324% systemwide revenue growth, Inc. reports.
Many factors contribute to the fast growth of the junk removal franchise. Inc. calls attention to the brand's multiple services, which include full-service moving, labor services and temporary storage.
Since its 2004 launch, College Hunks Hauling Junk has seen explosive growth. Average same-unit sales growth has continued for more than 33 months, and average franchise revenue reached $442,504 in 2013 - up 42...

ZIPS Dry Cleaners Grows With All-Star Cast Of Multi-Brand, Multi-Unit Franchisees »

October 06, 2014 at 11:42AM PDT | Source: ZIPS Dry Cleaners
ZIPS Dry Cleaners Opportunities Available

October 06, 2014 // Franchising.com // GREENBELT, Md. – The push to sign multi-unit franchisees has become a common theme at ZIPS Dry Cleaners, an aggressively expanding dry cleaning franchise known for its same-day, one-price business model – currently $1.99 per garment. In the last couple of years, the company has landed several multi-brand, multi-unit franchisees that will add units throughout the Mid-Atlantic and East Coast.

John Rusnak, president of Pilgrimage Development, a Maryland-based investment and retail development group anchored by lead investor Harvey Rothstein, CEO of DavCo Restaurants, has agreed to build 20 ZIPS Dry Cleaners. The partners have more than 100 years of business and real estate development experience with such brands as Wendy’s, Kentucky Fried Chicken, and other quick service and fast casual brands...



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