People are driving more than ever before, putting a record-breaking 3.22 trillion miles on the roads last year in the U.S. alone. While more cars and more drivers may mean more traffic, it also means the automotive industry is revving up. Auto repair, car rental, parts, and even tools, all offer franchise opportunities for those…
If you’ve done some research on buying a franchise, you’re probably starting to hear and read some of the same sentiments over and over as various experts prepare you for franchise ownership. Among the most common, and indeed one of the most important, is to “follow the system.”
With child obesity rates at an all-time high, parents are pouring more money than ever into fitness and exercise programs for their children. Franchising has been closely following this trend, with dozens of new sports and fitness concepts coming onto the scene each year, as well as many established child services franchise companies launching new…
Debbie Fiorino, the Senior Vice President of CruiseOne and Dream Vacations, talks to FBR about the travel industry and why they chose to create a new brand, Dream Vacations, to give their franchisees a choice of banners to operate under. Listen to the full interview here or download the mp3 version. FBR: Can you give…
When Chris Willems decided to seek a new business venture, he was looking to limit his risk, having already dealt with starting a business from scratch and spending years trying to make it successful. When he found the Two Men And A Truck franchise, he was cautious and on the lookout for red flags… but he didn’t find any.
Supporting Strategies Founder and CEO Leslie Jorgensen spends some time with FBR discussing what led her to start her company, which provides turnkey back office accounting services for its clients. Leslie elaborates on the benefits that make them a valuable resource for small businesses and a strong opportunity for franchise owners.
Dave Mattson, CEO of Sandler Training and best-selling author, shares with Franchise Business Review how his company makes the process of starting a franchise a different experience than other brands and what the future of the business looks like.
Dale Carnegie Training is a 105-year-old company that was founded by Dale Carnegie and a leader in the professional and personal development space, providing training to organizations and individuals all over the world.
Rik says Window Genie exists because they do things around the home, that people don’t know how to do, don’t have time to do, or are afraid to do.
HouseMaster goes well beyond the standard home inspection with services such as mold testing, sewer scoping, and in depth chimney inspections.