October 18, 2016 // Franchising.com // CLEVELAND – Weed Man USA has sustained momentum throughout the year and continues to see the accolades and revenues roll in. On pace to close out the year with $95 million in system sales, the franchised lawn care provider was once again named to the Franchise Times Top 200+ where it held steady at no. 273.
The renowned Franchise Times magazine’s 2016 Top 200+ list recognizes the company’s profitable high revenue streams and growing locations. The network of locally owned and operated lawn care businesses cover more than 455 territories throughout the United States, and this calendar year alone Weed Man has acquired 16 new territories with many more expected by year end.
“We’re proud that the numbers match the high-level of commitment our franchisees have to following our detail-oriented business plan,” said Jennifer Lemcke, COO of Turf Holdings, Inc., the company that owns the expansion rights for Weed Man USA. “Measureable results backed by a team of hardworking business owners is what drives Weed Man to stay a household name to our customers. We’re thrilled to continue this momentum well into 2017.”
Recent studies report that the lawn care industry brings in about $78 billion in revenue. Backed by a thriving economy, the Weed Man franchisees see high profit margins year in and year out due to the stable, recession-resistant nature of the lawn care industry.
As part of the company’s commitment to the green industry and its continued expansion, Weed Man USA will be exhibiting at the Green Industry Expo in the Kentucky Expo Center from October 19 – 21, (Booth No. 5019). Lemcke and other company representatives and all-star franchisees will be present to meet with attendees regarding ways to capitalize on consumer demand and share the franchise’s rapidly increasing success.
“The green industry is competitive but supportive; we are proud that so many independent landscape and lawn care operators have found new opportunities to grow and thrive by adding Weed Man’s services to their business portfolio,” added Lemcke.
Weed Man USA, North America’s No. 1 franchised lawn care provider, is a network of locally owned and operated is lawn care businesses providing environmentally responsible fertilization, weed control and integrated pest management services. For more than 45 years, Weed Man's promise has always been the same: Weed Man treats every lawn as if it was their own and provides customers with honest and open communication. Weed Man entered the U.S. market in 1996 through a licensing agreement with Turf Holdings, Inc. and began awarding franchises in 2000. Today, Weed Man helps support franchisees in more than 455 territories throughout the United States. For more information, visit www.weedmanfranchise.com.
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