Glass Doctor Announces Franchising Plan to Target Firefighters and Law Enforcement Personnel




March 30, 2012 by Katie O’Mara, komara@glass.com The Dwyer Group, parent company of Glass Doctor, recently announced its plan to attract firefighters and law enforcement personnel through the company’s new program, Public Protectors Franchise Advantage (PPFA) program. The program was inspired by The Dwyer Group’s long-standing pledge to hire veterans. “We look at it through […]

Surprising little-known fact about franchising




By JAN NORMAN / Orange County Register Here’s a statistic about franchising that most people wouldn’t guess: 1 in 6 franchisors have fewer than 6 franchisees. Why do I think that’s surprising? Because it surprised the industry expert who came up with it. Industry veteran Ed Teixeira owns FranchiseKnowHow LLC. He has been both an […]

The Up and Coming Franchise, Sombrero Mexican Food, Reveals What Happens When Chains Go Franchise, in March’s Issue of Food & Drink Digital




SAN DIEGO, CA–  March 29, 2012 — Every local restaurant chain dreams of one day going national, or even global. Some chains go about it independently while others franchise, forging partnerships to grow and achieve the dream. Many well-known franchises have been following that business model for decades, but new franchises emerge every year. What’s […]

How To Get Started With a Franchise Business – Workshop




The Gridley Herald Posted Mar 28, 2012 @ 09:45 AM The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Butte College is presenting a workshop on “How To Get Started With a Franchise Business” on Thursday, April 19th, 2012, from 9:00am to 11:00 am, at the Small Business Development Center at Butte College, 19 Williamsburg Lane, Chico. […]

BurgerFi in growth mode as franchises multiply




By Justine Griffin, Sun Sentinel 7:40 p.m. EDT, March 27, 2012 In just about a year, BurgerFi has created a model for a deluxe burger chain that puts fast-food burgers in the rear view mirror. The chain, which started in Fort Lauderdale, now has four South Florida locations, including one recently opened in Coral Springs. […]

Fitness Boot Camp Franchise Fit Body Boot Camp Awards Announced – 26 Excellence and Achievement Awards Given to Franchise Owners




Fit Body Boot Camp, the world’s largest boot camp franchise organization, rewards excellence and achievement to 26 high performing Fit Body Boot Camp franchise owners. Chino Hills, California — March 27, 2012 Bedros Keuilian, the creator of PTPower.com and a range of fitness marketing products and services for fitness professionals all over the world, has […]

Real Property Management Takes Control of their Brand Online with the Aid of Greenbaum Marketing




Real Property Management launches one of the most comprehensive web solutions in franchising, with each location optimizing a 20+ page website for local search. Henderson, NV — March 27, 2012 Real Property Management, the nation’s largest property management company with over 175 offices in North America, has taken control of their brand online. They’re among […]

Bill and Gail Caggiano Open Tampa/St. Petersburg Master Franchise for Buildingstars




ST. LOUIS, March 26, 2012 — Buildingstars, Inc., a leading commercial cleaning franchisor, continues to expand in the United States by awarding the Tampa, Florida Master Franchise rights to Bill and Gail Caggiano. Bill brings a wealth of senior operational and business development experience to Buildingstars. In addition to starting his Buildingstars franchise, he was […]

Military couple awarded TeamLogic IT franchise




The company’s new veterans program makes it easier for retired military personnel to start a business BY CAITLIN ADAMS Published: March 26, 2012 02:45 PM Mark and Dawn Kelly, who both formerly served in the United States Air Force, have become franchise owners, partnering with Mission Viejo-based TeamLogic IT to open a location in Colorado […]

Fitness Revolution Approved for Franchising in Virginia




Elizabethtown, KY — March 26, 2012 Fitness Revolution, the nation’s fastest-growing personal training franchise, announces it has been approved for franchising in Virginia. FR is now available for franchising in 45 states. President Nick Berry remarked optimistically on the significance of this expansion. “Being available in Virginia is very exciting for us, as it is […]