Category Archives: Franchise News

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 »

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 »

5 Fastest Growing Franchises on Franchise.com

Bring a beloved brand to your community and experience the rewards of being your own boss while owning a growing franchise. Here are Franchise.com’s top five franchises and how they ranked on the 2016 Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list. Explore these successful franchises to own and benefit from a proven concept and business model. Supercuts –… Read More »

U.S. Franchisees Create Biggest Job Growth in Years

The U.S. Franchisees Create Biggest Job Growth in Years. U.S. franchise employment added 52,500 jobs in the month of October 2015. This spike accounts for the largest increase recorded by ADP since it began issuing the monthly report back in 2011. The industries heavily responsible for the addition of jobs were restaurants and auto parts… Read More »

Franchising Creates 33,000 Jobs in July

According to the July ADP National Franchise Report released this month, the US created 33,000 franchise jobs in the private sector. “Franchise employment growth in July continued to be strong,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, vice president and head of the ADP Research Institute. “The trend over the past four months has shown franchises accounting for an… Read More »

Sport Clips to Open – Reaches 50th State Milestone

This month marks a significant milestone for Franchise.com client, Sport Clips. They are opening in their 50th state. Although Sport Clips has more than 1,400 locations, the most recent grand opening is the first Sport Clips to open in Maine. And, the proud owner is Dennis Guerrette, a former corporate finance executive turned Sport Clips… Read More »

Got Your Guest Pass to The International Franchise Expo?

The International Franchise Expo is starting in two weeks, and Franchise.com has your free guest pass. Join us in New York at the Javits Center June 18th – 20th for three days of networking, seminars and the opportunity to meet representatives from more than 400 top and emerging franchises across the globe. If you want… Read More »

Franchise.com’s Home Instead Has Lots to Celebrate

Awards, grand openings and media coverage oh my – Home Instead has lots to celebrate and announce and Franchise.com wants to help spread the word. 1. Home Instead’s Nakajima Wins Bonny Levine Award Yoshino Nakajima, Home Instead Senior Care® Chief Development Officer Emeritus, received the Bonny Levine Award at the International Franchise Association’s 55th Annual… Read More »

Franchise.com Adds New Member to the Team

Join us in welcoming William Groat of Rochester, NH, to the Franchise.com and Franchise Solutions team. Originally hired as a contractor in August 2014 to fulfill technology initiatives, Bill was hired on a permanent basis February 21, 2015. Bill joins IT Manager, David Ostrander, and Senior Web Developer, Christina Larson, in the IT Department as… Read More »