February 09, 2017 // Franchising.com // Scooter’s Coffee was recently named a top franchise for women by Franchise Business Review in its Top 50 Franchises for Women in 2017 Report.
Scooter’s Coffee is quickly approaching 200 locations in 15 states. It opened 33 new locations in 2016 and plans similar expansion in 2017. The company is in the midst of a robust grand opening pipeline. It recently opened its first location in Phoenix, Arizona, added a second location to the Atlanta, Georgia, metro area and also opened its second of many locations in the state of Florida. Other expanding markets include Iowa, Kansas, Texas and Missouri.
Franchise Business Review, a national franchise market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction, provides the only rankings of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes its rankings of top franchises in it’s annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises, as well as in special reports throughout the year that name the top franchises in specific sectors.
Scooter’s Coffee was among 300 franchise brands, representing 6,400 female franchise owners, that participated in Franchise Business Review’s research. Female Scooter’s Coffee franchisees were surveyed regarding aspects of their franchises that are crucial to their success such as leadership, training, marketing, and financial picture.
“We pride ourselves on maintaining gender equality and diversity throughout our franchise community, and this valued reward is just another sign that we are building our company in the best possible ways,” said Rob Streett, President and Chief Operating Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “We were also recently named a top franchise of 2017 by Franchise Business Review, and we are once again honored that our incredible franchisees have provided such positive feedback.”
“We are excited to see Scooter's Coffee land on FBR's Top Franchises for Women list this year,” said Michelle Rowan, President and Chief Operating Officer of Franchise Business Review. “Potential franchise buyers are looking for credible brands that have strong relationships with franchisees and we strive to give them a list of those brands worth exploring. Scooter's has demonstrated that by being rated well by all current franchisees, and specifically by their female franchisees.”
“As a female entrepreneur and franchise owner in the Scooter's Coffee system, I have been able to utilize my skills and strengths to build a strong company of 35 locations, filled with amazing and talented employees,” said Tracy Bouwens, a multi-unit franchisee for Scooter’s Coffee. “Having the opportunity to work with a franchisor that respects me as a business owner and works with myself and other franchisees to collaborate on business ideas has been mutually beneficial.”
Franchise Business Review (FBR) is the only independent market research firm that specializes in benchmarking franchisee satisfaction based exclusively on ratings and reviews from franchise owners. FBR publishes free and unbiased franchisee satisfaction research reports throughout the year online at http://www.FranchiseBusinessReview.com.
Founded in 1998 by Don and Linda Eckles in Bellevue, Nebraska, Scooter’s Coffee roasts only the finest coffee beans in the world at its headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska. In nearly two decades of business, Scooter's Coffee’s success is simple: stay committed to the original business principles and company core values. The Scooter's Coffee brand promise, often recited to franchisees, customers and employees is: "Amazing People, Amazing Drinks...Amazingly Fast!”™ It represents the company's business origins from 1998 and reflects a steady commitment to providing an unforgettable experience to loyal and new customers.
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