Martinizing is the largest dry cleaning franchise in the U.S. and is ranked #1 in the industry by Entrepreneur Magazine. It is the most recognized brand name in dry cleaning. It is the leader in environmentally friendly safety, customer service and unparalleled quality. Exclusive multiple store growth and route service opportunities available. Martin Franchises provides dry cleaning services through locations operating under the Martinizing name in the US and about 15 other countries. The nation's leading dry cleaner franchises its one-hour; there are no company-owned stores. The firm provides location selection assistance and training in marketing, management, service, and financial skills. Many locations differentiate themselves by using an environmentally friendly cleaner rather than harsh chemicals found throughout the industry. The company was founded in 1949 using a cleaning process pioneered by chemist Henry Martin.