August 12, 2014 // Franchising.com // Oklahoma City, OK - Express Employment Professionals, one of the nation’s fastest growing staffing companies, is offering new owners a free lease for their first year.
Express will pay for the office space lease up to $2,500 per month for any new owner awarded an Express franchise by Dec. 31, 2014.
"Express is booming," said David Lewis, vice president of franchising. "We’re the No. 1 staffing franchise on the Entrepreneur 500 list, and Staffing Industry Analysts just named Express No. 1 in industrial staffing."
The company also celebrated the opening of its 700th franchise location in June 2014, helping entrepreneurs achieve their dream of small business ownership. Express has added 41 franchise locations already in 2014 and hopes to add a total of 100 new locations by the end of 2014.
As more businesses turn to staffing companies to manage their workforce during times of economic and regulatory change, the staffing industry is projected to generate $137 billion in sales this year in North America.
"Staffing services are in high demand, and Express is expanding to meet the increasing need among employers for a flexible workforce," Lewis said. "With employment up and more businesses using staffing companies, the market is going to double during the next 10 years, and we recognize the need to open new offices to meet the demand."
The staffing company was founded in 1983 and began franchising in 1985. Express has consistently maintained a 98 percent approval rating from franchisees on the quality and opportunity of the Express system. For franchises open more than two years, the average Express territory generates annual sales of $5.1 million.
With 700 offices in the U.S., Canada and South Africa, Express is committed to the vision of helping as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people.
Express Employment Professionals puts people to work. It generated more than $2.5 billion in sales and employed nearly 400,000 people in 2013, and ranks as the largest franchised staffing company in North America. Its long-term goal is to put a million people to work annually. For information about owning an Express franchise, visit ExpressFranchising.com.
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