• Hot off the presses – Franchise Apps for all devices

    Say whaaaat?! You still haven’t downloaded our franchise app yet? Ok, we know you are busy, but that’s why we made them for you. Get franchise for sale information when you are on the go, at a business you are curious about, or just waiting for a meeting to start. The name of the app […]

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  • 4 Ways to Get More Business from Google: Part 1

    Between everyday computer usage and the rise of smart phones and tablets, more and more people are using the Internet to make purchasing decisions. With a current U.S. Internet search market share of 66%, Google remains king of the search engines. 70% of users’ clicks go to the top 4 ranked search results on Google […]

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  • Maid Simple House Cleaning Offers 15% Discount to Veterans

    Franchise.com is proud to announce that Maid Simple House Cleaning is offering military veterans, active duty military and military spouses a 15% discount off the initial franchise fee when starting their own Maid Simple franchise. This new home-based franchise model was created by the residential cleaning leader, Maid Brigade. Qualified veterans can start a Maid Simple franchise […]

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  • Why Buy a Franchise Instead of Starting Something on Your Own?

    If you are reading this, you are thinking of jumping off the treadmill and going it alone.  Congratulations!  For me, starting a business was the best career decision I ever made.  The second best career decision was buying a franchise.  Is a franchise right for you, though?  That depends. There are people who have a […]

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7 Hot New Franchises on Franchise.com

October 5, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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. 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 businesses which offer you training, support, an […]

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HomeVestors Exceeding 2016 Projections

September 7, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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 […]

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4 Franchises You Want in an Emergency

August 24, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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. Between 40,000 to 110,000 homes were damaged and 13 people died from the flood in the South […]

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Franchising Six Month Recap

August 3, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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 […]

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PickUp USA Fitness Franchise Gets Nothin’ but Net

July 20, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

PickUp USA Fitness 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 […]

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We Caught a Franchise Doing Good

June 23, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Ziebart Corporation Helping to Drive Away Childhood Cancer Ziebart Corporation is supporting Journey4ACure (J4AC) at a series of events this summer.  Ziebart Coproration, 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 […]

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Dickey’s Named #1 Brand of the Year

May 25, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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. “The top spot unanimously went to Dickey’s Barbecue Pit for not only its impressive growth performance (a 19 percent year-over-year growth rate with nearly 550 […]

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HomeVestors Reaches Milestones worth Mentioning

May 18, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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 […]

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5 Fastest Growing Franchises on Franchise.com

May 11, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Bring a beloved brand to your community and experience the rewards of being your own boss. 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 – Ranked #1 in the hair […]

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What is the Franchise 500 and which Franchise.com clients made the list?

May 4, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Entrepreneur Magazine, the industry’s premier magazine about all things to do with small business, ranks franchise systems each year based on financial and statistical data and surveys collected from more than 1,000 franchisors. All of which is analyzed by an independent certified public accountant. These rankings are provided as a research tool which prospective business […]

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