Franchise businesses are especially appealing in times of high unemployment and slow economic growth. They represent an opportunity for great profits, but with lower risk, owing to the power of an established, loyalty-driven brand, proven industry expertise, and the broad reach of national advertising.
“Our vision is to become the first national chain of branded carwashes, which presents a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs to get in early in the growth curve,” said Bruce Arnett Sr., CEO of Mr. Clean Car Wash.
NYC customers to receive Free Regular Italian Ice on Feb. 14, including new “Chocolate Chocolate Chip” TREVOSE, Pa., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ — Valentine’s Day in New York City is usually chilly, but this year New Yorkers will experience a V-Day that is icy in more ways than one. Rita’s Italian Ice, the nation’s largest Italian [...]
groOrganic is giving away free, raised organic vegetable planter gardens to 10 lucky winners in honor of Earth Week April 19-23, 2010.
About 40% to 50% of my clients choose to ride the bikes. Many brokers structure house tours by going from the least expensive to the most expensive property. I start uphill and proceed downhill, so we can just coast at the end of the tour.
Rhythm Time Franchisee, Lynne O’Malley has won the award for the fastest growing business franchise at the company’s annual awards held in the Midlands. The award recognises the fastest business franchise growth over a two year period.
Xiamen is the first city that Mos Food makes into its first foray into the Chinese mainland. It plans to set up 30 to 40 outlets in Fujian Province in the next 5 years and expand to other mainland cities based on Xiamen, according to Mr. Huang Maoxiong, President of Taiwan’s Teco Group.
“Chicken wings once were so cheap,” says Ken Moran, owner of Rochester, N.Y.’s Jeremiah’s Tavern, which has had to increase menu prices twice in the past year. “It was an attempt to use all the parts of the bird. Now it’s reversed. They’ve gotten pretty crazy in terms of popularity.”
CYCLIST MATT KOLB may be the country’s first real estate agent on two wheels.
In order to assist potential franchisors with developing their products, services, and operations into a well-formulated business model which can be easily franchised, Every Franchise is pleased to announce that it has teamed up with Lava IP International, the Singapore-based company which helps companies worldwide develop their international business. “We are really looking forward to [...]
PORT ST. LUCIE — Two experiences brought Jean Larsen of Port St. Lucie to where she is today. She is the owner of the new Home Helpers of the Treasure Coast, a franchise agency that provides nonmedical home care, such as light housekeeping, transportation, meal preparation, companionship and mental stimulation to those confined to their [...]
The company also announced a highly competitive pioneer plan, which reduces the investment requirements for the first MyMenu franchisees
“This program allows existing and new Huddle House franchisees the opportunity to develop with a lower cost of entry,” he said. “Also, the savings in paying no royalty for the first five months provides fuel for new restaurants to advertise more heavily during the initial stages. This model also encourages multiunit development.”
Interest in franchises for sale continue to be robust into the new year, according to Michael Burdett, consultant for the franchise directory Every Franchise. “We are seeing a steady increase in numbers of visitors to our web portal and a corresponding increase in the number of enquiries which we are sending to franchisors” Tweet This [...]