Franchise Industry News & Announcements
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Topping two of the prestigious lists including Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise 500 and Franchise Business Review's Top Franchises list was Real Property Management, the nation's leading full-service property management company.
HomeVestors has named The Ugliest House of the Year® after Americans voted on five house makeovers completed by the HomeVestors® independently owned and operated franchises in 2017.
ERA Real Estate has acquired local brokerage Pam McDowell Properties, nearly doubling its independent sales agent count and enhancing its market presence in the region.
- Jan 16th, 2018
- By: ERA
Fully Promoted, a branded products and marketing consulting company, is pleased to announce impressive growth in 2017, including the opening of 28 new stores, taking its total to more than 310 locations.
Build-A-Bear Workshop®, Inc. (NYSE: BBW), an interactive destination where guests can create personalized furry friends, is celeBEARating with bear hugs for an important cause!
Block Advisors will mark the start of tax season with an appreciation event on January 18 for Block Advisors clients, consumers and professionals.
Pieology, the creator of personally-inspired pizzas, announces the grand opening of its newest location at 15 South River Road, Suite 330 in St. George, Utah.
The Patch Boys recently honored Bill Weber, Proud owner of The Patch Boys of DuPage, with the Franchise-of-the-Year award for 2017.
Mrs. Fields, the worldwide brand known for warm, delectable, freshly baked cookies right out of the oven, has entered a new category of sweet treats - Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries.
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: TACO) recently announced the grand opening of three new locations throughout Southern California, with additional restaurants expected to open in the coming weeks.
Dessange Group – North America is announcing key organizational leadership changes and appointments designed to strategically propel the company’s unprecedented growth and development.
SPONSORED Open a Sky Zone Franchise
Sky Zone created, built and franchises the first of its kind wall-to-wall trampoline playing courts with unlimited purposes and endless possibilities.
Junk King announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
Alliance Franchise Brands LLC’s Marketing & Print Division posted $10.9 million in new system-wide sales in 2017, underscoring the leading franchisor’s successful acquisition strategy to boost its franchise members’ growth.
Make Believe Worldwide Ltd are proud to announce the success of 8 children who successfully auditioned and appeared in last night’s Celebrity Big Brother (15 Jan 2018) featuring Ann Widdecombe and Wayne Sleep.
Each January, the cruise industry experiences what the insiders call “Wave Season,” a few months of the richest cruise deals and perks for travelers.
Pinot’s Palette®, a pioneer in the creative entertainment industry, is named to the list of top franchises for 2018 according to Franchise Business Review’s 13th annual ranking of the top 200 award-winning franchise opportunities.
Blink Fitness, the premium-quality, value-based fitness club, is excited to announce the opening of its 65th location in Sunset Park.
AtWork Group, an award-winning national staffing franchise, announced today the opening of its new office in Raleigh, extending the company’s national reach to nearly 100 locations.
RE/MAX, LLC, one of the world’s leading franchisors of real estate brokerage services, is ranked fifth among the 500 franchise companies included in this year’s Entrepreneur Franchise 500® survey.
- Jan 16th, 2018
- By: RE/MAX
Minuteman Press International is continuing its research and development of print products and services on behalf of its nearly 1,000 franchisees with a new dye sublimation training initiative.
Marco’s Pizza, the nation’s fastest-growing pizza franchise, announced today the promotion of Chief Operations Officer Tony Libardi to President, effective as of the first of the year.
SPONSORED Open a Red Mango Franchise
Based in Dallas and with more than 300 locations across the U.S., Mexico, El Salvador and Uruguay, Red Mango is a rapidly-expanding retailer of all-natural frozen yogurt, and healthier eating options.
Expanding on the momentum Restoration 1® established with a record-setting year in 2017 as the brand has been named to Entrepreneur’s Highly Competitive Franchise 500® list for the sixth consecutive year.
Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™, a leading auto customization and window tinting franchise, has been named for the fourth year in a row to Entreprenuer’s Franchise 500® list.
Maui Wowi® has announced four partnerships that will answer the demand for healthier food and beverage alternatives at high-traffic venues in Alabama, California, Florida and Texas.
IHG® (Intercontinental Hotels Group®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is proud to announce the opening of Holiday Inn® Warsaw City Centre.
Naranga, a leader in the franchise management software space, announced that 112 franchise brands made the switch to Naranga software in 2017.
Franchise Business Review, a franchise market research firm, announced that Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services has been named to their annual list of the Top 200 Franchise companies.
Entrepreneur magazine and Franchise Business Review have each named Brightway Insurance to their respective lists of top franchise business opportunities.
Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC) announced that certain of its subsidiaries intend to complete a financing transaction, which will include the sale of a new series of securitized debt.
Beef Jerky Outlet is debuting the Beef Bouquet just in time for Valentine’s Day.