4 Ways Super Bowl Champions and Franchising are Similar

OK, so franchising opportunities may not be the first thing you think of when someone mentions football. But there is a lot in common with the sport. In keeping with the momentum of the recent Super Bowl history made last weekend, we thought we’d compare the two. Keep these similarities in mind when searching for… Read More »

Word of Wednesday – Business Opportunity

Franchise.com A business opportunity (or bizopp) involves the sale or lease of any product, service, equipment, etc. that will enable the purchaser-licensee to begin a business. … http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Business_opportunity Is a business opportunity different than a Franchise? Yes! Franchises continue the relationship with the buyer or franchisee beyond the purchase. This means that franchisees pay royalties… Read More »

7 Hot New Franchises on Franchise.com

Are you bored with your job or ready to make a move to something better? Franchise.com has the answer you’ve been waiting for. Check out these 7 Hot New Franchises Jump out of that cubical and into the driver’s seat as a business owner. Discover the world of franchising, and you’ll find a multitude of… Read More »

HomeVestors Exceeding 2016 Projections

HomeVestors, the #1 professional real estate home buying franchise, continues to expand adding 31 franchisees in Q2 resulting in a total of 93 new franchisees for the first half of 2016. “Seeing these record-breaking numbers proves just how well HomeVestors is doing within the real estate industry,” said HomeVestors’ co-president David Hicks. “It’s wonderful to… Read More »

4 Franchises You Want in an Emergency

The number of people affected by natural disasters lately is overwhelming. Among the flooding in Louisiana, wildfires in Western United States and earthquakes in Italy, there is a tremendous amount of loss and devastation happening in the world. Franchises in this industry are an important part of fixing this devastation. Between 40,000 to 110,000 homes were… Read More »

Franchising Six Month Recap

The year is more than half over, and Franchise.com is taking a look at the success the franchising industry has had over the past six months. So far franchising has added a total of 134,700 jobs in 2016. The ADP Research Institute reports the United States put 40,700 employees to work in June which was… Read More »

PickUp USA Fitness Franchise Gets Nothin’ but Net

PickUp USA Fitness franchise is cornering the market on children, adults and athletes who are fed up trying to find a basketball court to play on without the hassle of long wait times and unfair teams. PickUp USA Fitness is for basketball enthusiasts everywhere who want to get a workout, meet new people, play a team… Read More »

We Caught a Franchise Doing Good

Ziebart Corporation Helping to Drive Away Childhood Cancer Ziebart Corporation is supporting Journey4ACure (J4AC) at a series of events this summer.  Ziebart Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ziebart International Corporation, which provides automotive services that protect, preserve and enhance the appearance of cars and trucks chose J4AC as their charitable partner this year with… Read More »

Dickey’s Named #1 Brand of the Year

FastCasual.com honored 75 brands and 25 executives at the annual National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago where they announced the fast casual food industry’s 2016 Top 100 Movers & Shakers…and Dickey’s Franchise topped the list. “The top spot unanimously went to Dickey’s Barbecue Pit for not only its impressive growth performance (a 19 percent year-over-year… Read More »

HomeVestors Reaches Milestones worth Mentioning

Prime buying season has sprung and so has the growth of HomeVestors® of America. Commonly known as We Buy Ugly Houses®, HomeVestors is the number one home buyer in America and offers a low cost franchise opportunity for investors interested in building an independent real estate business. In the franchise model, franchisees use software to… Read More »