Weight loss franchises use different proprietary methods to help customers lose weight. Some offer dietary products, some traffic in supplements, and some offer eating plans to encourage people to lose weight.
A hefty market
In a time where more than a third of Americans are characterized as obese, weight loss franchises are in demand. People have always and will always be dieting, leading to a perennial market for weight loss businesses.
Weigh me in
- There are 108 million people in the United States on diets.
- Nearly 85 percent of customers for weight loss businesses are female.
- The annual revenue of the U.S. weight loss industry is $20 billion.