Anago’s Unit Franchise Named A “Best Franchise Under $100K”

This is from a Nobevember 15th, 2017 article in the NB Herald   “Anago’s business model provides Unit Franchisees the foundation to operate their cleaning service like a true entrepreneur,” said Adam Povlitz, President of Anago Cleaning Systems. FOR LAUDERDALE, Fla. November 15, 2017 Anago Cleaning Systems (Anago), an industry-leading commercial cleaning franchise with over 35 Master Franchise locations and over 1,400 Unit Franchises throughout the U.S. and internationally, has been…

BRIAN SCUDAMORE’S TIPS FOR ASPIRING FRANCHISE OWNERS

FranService is proud to represent O2E Franchise Brands. They represent solid opportunities for aspiring franchise owners. BRIAN SCUDAMORE’S 5 TIPS FOR ASPIRING FRANCHISE OWNERS In 1989, Brian Scudamore, serial entrepreneur and founder of O2E Brands, was killing time waiting in line at a McDonald’s drive-thru. In the days before cell phones provided distraction, he happened to glance at a beaten up pickup truck advertising a junk removal service. Thinking it would…

Secret to a Successful Franchise? A ‘Community’-Based Business

The real challenge is finding the hook and putting the people in place to make it all possible. From an article in Entrprenuer posted Nov. 9, 2017 by Ben Midgley Image credit: Cecilie_Arcursm | Getty Images When he launched Starbucks, Howard Schultz had a goal: to make his coffee shop the “third place” in a consumer’s life after home and work. Many successful years later, Starbucks is not just a place to…

Why A Franchise Is Good Business For Moms

The article from SWAAY, was written by Lisa Druxman, and was posted there on November 5th, 2017. Owning a franchise business can help a Mom create flexibility to look after children that is not available to an employee working for someone else. When I became a mom 16 years ago, the choice to return to work full-time was incredibly difficult. I wanted more flexibility in my career, but we also needed…

5 Professionals Who Make Great Franchise Candidates

There is no one skill set that means certain success or failure, but a handful of work experiences give franchisees a leg up. This is a very informative article from Jim Judy in the Oct. 3/17 issue of Entrepreneur Live. Jim Judy•Guest Writer Image credit: Stanislaw Pytel | Getty Images Franchising is designed to help people make the jump from traditional employment to entrepreneurship. From proven models of success to…

Why It’s Time to Put Franchise Succession on the Menu

Cristin O’Hara is a Managing Director and head of the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Restaurant Finance Group. O’Hara has been with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and its predecessor banks for more than 20 years. During that time she has served in Global Commercial Banking, Debt Capital Markets, and Global Corporate and Investment Bank. Creating a succession plan is about protecting the future of a restaurant franchise. Does your franchise…