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Executive Care Expands Home Care Franchise Into Clearwater »

January 23, 2015 at 3:48AM PST | Source: Executive Care
Executive Care Opportunities Available

Dynamic Entrepreneur to Open Leading National Home Care Concept in March 2015
January 23, 2015 // // CLEARWATER, Fla. - Executive Care announced today that it has signed a franchise agreement to open an office in Clearwater. The new office located at 2753 State Road 580 #201 marks the company's first Florida office and represents the organization's 12th franchise location. Opening in March 2015, the new office will serve residents throughout Pinellas County.
Local resident Andy Corbett is opening the location. He will be participating in daily operations with the support of his neighbor, Ryan Abremski. At age 44, this will be Corbett's second career as he has worked at Publix for 28 years, serving as the produce manager for two decades...

Medifast Named SmartCEO Future 50 Award Winner For 4th Consecutive Year »

January 22, 2015 at 4:59AM PST | Source: Medifast Weight Control Centers

Medifast Recognized as a Leading Large Company in the Baltimore Region
OWINGS MILLS, Md. - Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, weight-loss and healthy living products and programs is proud to be recognized by SmartCEO magazine as a 2015 Future 50 Blue Chip company for the fourth consecutive year.
The prestigious annual Future 50 award honors a range of growing businesses in the Baltimore region including 50 fast-growth mid-sized companies, five small Emerging Growth companies and five large Blue Chip companies. As a Blue Chip winner, Medifast was identified as one of Baltimore's leading businesses with strong foundational leadership and an innate drive for success...

The Joint Corp. Repurchases 6 Franchises »

January 21, 2015 at 10:45AM PST | Source: The Joint...the chiropractic place

Reacquisition of Los Angeles County Franchises and Regional Developer Rights Positions The Joint Corp. for Company-Owned Unit Expansion in Los Angeles
January 21, 2015 // // SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - The Joint Corp. (Nasdaq: JYNT), a national healthcare franchisor of chiropractic clinics, today reported that, in accordance with its strategy to operate and develop company owned units and to reacquire select regional developer rights, it has repurchased six franchises in Los Angeles County, California and reacquired and terminated the regional developer rights for that region. This transaction will position the company to immediately begin operating company-owned clinics, to eliminate royalty-sharing payment obligations, and to terminate the obligation to pay regional developer selling fees for future clinics to be opened in Los Angeles County, the second largest Metropolitan Statistical Area ("MSA") in the United States...

Planet Fitness Welcomes Danni Allen, Season 14 Winner Of NBC's The Biggest Loser® »

January 20, 2015 at 9:23AM PST | Source: Planet Fitness

Humble and Tomball Planet Fitness Clubs to Host Reality Star
HOUSTON - Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices with memberships for only $10 a month, is celebrating the opening of two brand new clubs in Humble at the Southeast Corner of Highway 59 and 1960 and Tomball located on Tomball Parkway near Alice Road.
The Tomball club will be hosting Danni Allen, the 2013 winner of Season 14 of The Biggest Loser, this Thursday, January 22, 2015 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Danni will be available in Humble from 3:00-5:30 p.m. to take pictures, sign autographs, and talk about fitness tips and her success. The star will also be talking about her experience losing weight and getting herself into phenomenal shape on 99...

After Three Months Of Promising Results, Providence Fit Body Boot Camp Announces Grand Opening Event And Charity Drive »

January 20, 2015 at 7:38AM PST | Source: Fit Body Boot Camp

With months of successful operation as a steady foundation, Matthew Espeut, owner of Providence Fit Body Boot Camp, announces Grand Opening event and charity drive for Saturday, January 31.
Providence, R.I. (PRWEB) January 20, 2015 - Providence Fit Body Boot Camp has been servicing the Providence, R.I. community for just three months but has already generated significant results for each of their numerous clients. To celebrate this success and raise awareness of health and fitness within the local community, Owner Matthew Espeut will be hosting a Grand Opening event on Saturday, January 31, from 10am to 2pm. The event and charity drive will be held at the Providence Fit Body Boot Camp, located at 1284 North Main Street, Providence, RI...

Home Care Assistance To Discuss Senior Care Planning At Advisor Roundtable Event This Thursday »

January 20, 2015 at 7:34AM PST | Source: Home Care Assistance

Francesca Vogel, Home Care Liaison at Home Care Assistance Alamo, will serve as keynote speaker for the Advisor Roundtable Event, "Seniors and Their Families: A Collaborative Care Plan"
Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) January 19, 2015 - Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is proud to announce that Francesca Vogel, Home Care Liaison, will be the keynote speaker for an Advisor Roundtable event entitled "Seniors and Their Families: A Collaborative Care Plan" this Thursday, January 22nd, from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm . The event will be held at 1615 Bonanza Street, Suite 324 in Walnut Creek, CA. Seating is limited, so please e-mail Ivy at to reserve your space. Francesca will discuss senior care options and other important considerations for our aging population...

'Weight Of The Union': Anytime Fitness Examines The Current State Of Health And Fitness In America »

January 20, 2015 at 6:41AM PST | Source: Anytime Fitness
Anytime Fitness Opportunities Available

Americans Have Time to Exercise, but They Don't Make It a Priority
HASTINGS, Minn. - Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Americans have sufficient time to exercise, but they don't make it a priority. They do claim, however, that they're willing to make changes to improve their overall health and fitness. Those are among the major findings of Anytime Fitness' annual 'Weight of the Union' survey, examining the current state of health and fitness in America.
Anytime Fitness surveyed adults from all over the country and found that while over 80 percent of Americans classify themselves as "active" or "somewhat active," over 70 percent still want to increase their current activity level. The majority have a goal weight (71 percent), but almost three-fourths of those with a goal weight are above that ideal...

BalanceDiet™ Announces Acquisition Of 1800 Weight Loss In Select US Markets »

January 20, 2015 at 4:25AM PST | Source: BalanceDiet

Atlanta, GA, January 18, 2015 - ( - The BalanceDiet™ Company, billed as "America's Fastest Growing Weight Loss Brand," has announced a joint venture partnership and regional acquisition of 1 800 Weight Loss, beginning in Florida and Georgia markets.
The acquisition continues to build momentum for the popular, healthy lifestyle company who has made significant strides in that past 24 months through a mix of strategic acquisitions and new unit developments.
Jessica Kohl, strategic marketing director for the BalanceDiet™ brand
"1 800 Weight Loss is a great brand name, and one that is trusted by consumers. Our hope is to present these long-time consumers with refreshed options for highly effective products and services, delivered both in store and via our BalanceDiet at Home service...

Snap Fitness Unveils Brand Update Initiative »

January 20, 2015 at 4:12AM PST | Source: Snap Fitness

America's Fitness Brand Updates Flagship Club, Extends Redesign Opportunities to New and Existing Franchisees
January 20, 2015 // // CHANHASSEN, Minn. – Snap Fitness, America's fitness brand that offers a world-class workout experience at an affordable price, has announced a brand remodel featuring a modern, sleek aesthetic update.
The goal for the remodel is to provide franchisees and the rest of Snap Nation with a new look and feel without compromising the quality workout experience the brand is known for. The most prominent feature of the redesign is the custom wall options that feature hundreds of Snap Nation members. Franchisees can choose either a unique full-color collage or an American flag collage that they can customize with their own images of members, personal trainers, and more...

Caring Senior Service Receives Franchisee Satisfaction Award From Franchise Business Review »

January 15, 2015 at 8:41AM PST | Source: Caring Senior Service
Caring Senior Service Opportunities Available

Caring Senior Service Named a Top Franchise in "Senior Care" Category
January 15, 2015 // // SAN ANTONIO – Caring Senior Service, the nation’s premiere non-medical in-home care company announced today that it is the recipient of the 2015 Franchisee Satisfaction Award, the only awards program to rank companies based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction, from Franchise Business Review. Caring Senior Service will receive its award at the International Franchise Association award celebration in Las Vegas on Monday, Feb.16, 2015.
Franchise Business Review surveys thousands of franchise owners across North America and publishes a ranking of today's top franchise opportunities based exclusively on owner satisfaction...

Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating Announces Impressive Contest Results »

January 15, 2015 at 8:18AM PST | Source: Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating

Ten Weight Loss Challenge Contestants Collectively Lose 91 Pounds in Just ONE Week
January 15, 2015 // // Ottawa, Ill. - Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating (SSHE), provider of freshly prepared meals nationwide, announces an incredibly successful first week of the 2015 Slim Down Contest. The ten contestants have lost an average of nine pounds per person within the first week, making a total of 91 pounds collectively lost.
The sixth annual Slim Down Contest, which began on January 5, 2015, is a 10-week weight loss challenge ending in March. SSHE has a successful track record with five previous contests under its belt, helping to transform people's eating habits and overall health.
"We are thrilled with what these contestants have accomplished in just one week, and we know they will continue to achieve their weight loss goals with our healthy eating meal plan," said Seattle Sutton, RN, BSN, and Founder of Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating...

Brightway Insurance Opens Third Gainesville Location »

January 15, 2015 at 5:33AM PST | Source: Brightway Insurance

Insurance retailer expands its Florida footprint.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 - University of Florida alumnus Kristy Moffat recently opened her Brightway Insurance store in Haile Plantation at 9127 SW 52nd Ave, Suite D-103.
Initially drawn to Brightway because of its fast-growing brand, Moffat decided that the company’s access to numerous insurance companies and its sales-focused business model were great reasons to join the leading independent insurance agency franchise and open its 102nd Florida location.
"Becoming a business owner feels wonderful, since it has been a goal of mine for some time," Moffat said. "Brightway’s network of carriers is a tremendous asset for the Gainesville community...

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Outpaces Fast Casual Industry With 11.4 Percent Growth In Comp Sales »

January 13, 2015 at 7:24AM PST | Source: Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Leading Fast Casual Cafe Opens 400th Location and Signs Franchise Agreements for 101 New Stores in 2014
ATLANTA - Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual Cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today its year-end results. The brand celebrated a strong year of growth, including positive comp sales of 11.4 percent and the opening of its 400th location nationwide.
Tropical Smoothie Cafe opened 55 new stores and expanded the brand to several new markets, including Philadelphia, Atlanta and Dallas, Texas. The company also signed franchise development agreements for 101 new locations, up nearly 28 percent over 2013, in new and existing markets such as San Francisco, Charlotte, Fort Worth, Miami and Nashville, Tenn...

Medifast Launches New "Your Whole World Gets Better" Advertising Campaign »

January 13, 2015 at 6:00AM PST | Source: Medifast Weight Control Centers

New Campaign Highlights Medifast Success Stories & Healthy Living Approach
OWINGS MILLS, Md. - Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading United States manufacturer and provider of clinically proven weight-loss and healthy living products and programs, today announced the launch of its new advertising campaign, "Your Whole World Gets Better™," which mixes Medifast weight-loss success stories with humorous active living vignettes to illustrate the positive impact achieving and maintaining a healthy weight can have on all aspects of your life.
"Your Whole World Gets Better" is the brainchild of Medifast and their marketing Agency of Record, GKV. The campaign kicks off with three 30-second television spots, executed by Poertner Productions and airing nationally...

Orangetheory Fitness Of Mount Prospect Announces National Weight Loss Challenge »

January 13, 2015 at 4:58AM PST | Source: Orangetheory Fitness

The newly-opened Mount Prospect, IL Orangetheory Fitness franchise is pleased to be a part of the National Orangetheory Fitness Weight Loss Challenge, which begins January 15. Participants who sign up at their local Orangetheory Fitness Studio will have the opportunity to compete for $50,000 as they take steps towards taking control of their own fitness.
Mount Prospect, IL (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 - The Mount Prospect, IL branch of the Orangetheory Fitness Studio wishes to invite its members to sign up for the National Orangetheory Fitness Weight Loss Challenge. This six-week weight loss challenge, which is open to participants at all Orangetheory franchises, begins on January 15 and has a cash prize pool of $50,000.
The Mount Prospect studio opened its doors in October and held its own in-house six-week fitness challenge after its grand opening, recognizing both a male and female winner...

Downtown Greenville AlignLife Announces Open House Celebration »

January 13, 2015 at 4:49AM PST | Source: AlignLife

Dr. Chelsea Sineath announces her Family Day Grand Opening celebration.
Greenville, SC (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 - Dr. Chelsea Sineath decided to open an AlignLife clinic after finishing chiropractic school because they shared her mission and passion for getting patients health without the use of drugs and surgery. AlignLife is able to provide her a business model and resources to allow her to more effectively focus on what she loves, her patients.
AlignLife of Downtown Greenville, SC will be hosting a Grand Opening from 11am - 2pm with a live remote broadcast from B93.7. Please join them for Family day Grand Opening with fun, food and games for all, including a chance to win a Disney Trip for 5.
For more information about AlignLife, go to http://alignlifedowntowngreenville...

Expert Fitness And Personal Training Franchise GYMGUYZ To Burn Calories In Georgia »

January 12, 2015 at 11:26AM PST | Source: GYMGUYZ

Mobile Fitness Brand Opens in Fayetteville with First Veteran and Georgia Location
PLAINVIEW, N.Y. (PRWEB) January 12, 2015 - GYMGUYZ, the mobile fitness and personal training brand, recently announced its expansion into Fayette and Coweta Counties in Georgia through an inked deal with local fitness buff and veteran, Aaron Anthonsen. In order to meet the growing demand for quality personal training in the area, Anthonsen will be joining the GYMGUYZ family of franchisees to provide convenient wellness services to more clients and will begin serving his territory on January 12, 2015.
"Our expansion into Georgia represents a major milestone for GYMGUYZ, as the first location to open in the Southeast," said Josh York, CEO and Founder of GYMGUYZ...

Massage Envy Spa Opens 1000th Clinic In 2014 And Expands Into 49th State »

January 12, 2015 at 8:27AM PST | Source: Massage Envy Spa
Massage Envy Spa  Opportunities Available

Leading Massage Therapy Franchise Opens More Than 100 New Locations and Reaches $1 Billion in System-Wide Sales
January 12, 2015 // // SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Massage Envy Spa, the pioneer and national leader of professional, convenient and affordable massage and spa services, announced today substantial growth and success in 2014 highlighted by $1 billion earned in system-wide sales. In 2014, Massage Envy Spa also opened 112 clinics across the country, including its 1,000th location in Exton, Pennsylvania. The brand also expanded into West Virginia, which marked the company's entrance into its 49th state, and also opened its first three locations in New York City. Massage Envy Spa will be targeting Wyoming for expansion in 2015, which will officially bring the brand to all 50 states...

AlignLife Cherrydale To Host Grand Opening Celebration »

January 12, 2015 at 4:36AM PST | Source: AlignLife

On January 23rd Dr. Justin Berg will celebrate the Grand Opening of his AlignLife clinic.
Greenville, SC (PRWEB) January 12, 2015 - AlignLife of Cherrydale, SC owned and managed by Dr. Justin Berg has opened in the Greenville area. As part of a national wellness franchise, AlignLife brings an integrated offering of chiropractic, rehabilitation and nutritional consulting for all ages to address numerous health conditions. The success behind AlignLife is based on the expertise and compassion of the doctors serving the local communities. AlignLife chiropractors must pass a rigorous evaluation process and an extensive training system in order to join the AlignLife team. Patients can be rest-assured that if they are seeing an AlignLife doctor, they are seeing an expert in the field of natural healthcare...

Fit Body Boot Camp Is Included Among Entrepreneur Magazine's List Of Franchises To Watch For 2015 »

January 09, 2015 at 4:27AM PST | Source: Fit Body Boot Camp

America's health averages and life expectancy statistics fall lower than any other developed nation; the rise in health awareness, however, has encouraged Entrepreneur Magazine to consider Fit Body Boot Camp as one of a select types of franchises to watch in 2015.
Chini Hills, Calif. (PRWEB) January 09, 2015 - At the beginning of each year Entrepreneur Magazine puts out a list of franchise types they predict "will make the biggest splash in the coming 12 months." With America's collective awareness of its own health and fitness statistics on the rise, the Fitness Category is anticipated to continue as one of business's most loved franchise categories. And Fit Body Boot Camp is one of these franchises expected to make big strides in the coming year...

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