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Smoothie King Taps Restaurant Franchise Veteran for Key Leadership Role
DALLAS (January XX, 2022) – Smoothie King, the leading global smoothie franchise, announced today the hiring of franchise industry veteran Shawn Caric as Vice President of Franchise Development. With decades of franchise experience, Caric will drive the brand’s franchise development efforts by leading a talented team dedicated to recruiting passionate franchisees. These efforts will support the company’s aggressive long-term growth plans to attract 70 new franchisees and sign 200 total store commitments in 2022.
PetWellClinic Surpasses 100 Units in Development in 2021
KNOXVILLE, TN (JANUARY 11, 2022) – As 2022 is now underway, PetWellClinic, an innovative, walk-in pet wellness franchise, has announced they currently have 111 units in development. As one of the most convenient and affordable veterinary care providers on the market, PetWellClinic has its sights set on system-wide growth and new market expansion in the New Year, offering easier access to preventative care for pet owners and their beloved household animals.
PuroClean Soars to #97 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Coveted “Franchise 500”
TAMARAC, Fla. – (January 7, 2022) – PuroClean, a leading restoration and remediation franchise, is celebrating earning the 97th spot on Entrepreneur magazine’s 2022 Franchise 500®, its current highest ranking following an impressive multi-year growth streak. Announced today, PuroClean ranked 2nd in the restoration service franchise category, reflecting the leadership and innovation it has brought to the thriving and essential industry. For the fourth consecutive year, PuroClean has moved up on the overall list, jumping an additional 5 places and rising more than 160 spots since first appearing in 2018.
Fourth Quarter Expansion Closes out a Record-Breaking Year for Smoothie King
DALLAS (January XX, 2021) – It’s companies like Smoothie King, the world’s largest smoothie brand with more than 1,300 global locations, whose continued growth has painted a clear picture of what’s to come in 2022. Despite the uncertainty that 2021 brought, the brand saw a 16.5% sales increase year-over-year domestically and opened 109 new stores globally.
Ziebart Announces Unprecedented Annual Growth amid Chip Shortage
Troy, MI – (January 6, 2022) – Due to extreme demand for vehicle care services, leading automotive protection services provider Ziebart is ending 2021 with record-breaking sales and franchise growth. Company executives attribute the impressive system-wide performance to a variety of factors, including the automotive chip shortage. The shortage has motivated consumers to invest in optimal care and protection for their existing or recently purchased new or used vehicles.
PuroClean Appoints Frank LaViola as Vice President of Business Development
Dynamic business professional – who has more than three decades of industry experience – to oversee leading restoration and remediation franchise’s national B2B efforts
Annual PuroClean Classic Golf Tournament Raises $12,900 for Tamarac North Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce
TAMARAC, Fla. – (December 21, 2021) – PuroClean, a leading restoration and remediation franchise, joined the Tamarac North Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce for the third year as Title Sponsor of its annual PuroClean Classic Golf Tournament on Friday, December 3, 2021. This annual event surpassed its goal of $12,000 as the Chamber wraps up another successful tournament, giving back to the local organization in the spirit of giving during the holiday season. The Chamber’s sixth annual classic was held at Woodmont Country Club in Tamarac, Florida.
Minuteman Press Highlights Year of Helping Independent Print Center Owners Sell Their Businesses
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – Minuteman Press International, the world’s leading design, marketing, and printing franchise, is proud to announce additional successful conversions of independent print shops to Minuteman Press franchises in 2021. Through the Minuteman Press International Conversion Program, independent printers are able to sell their printing business at no cost to them.
Ziebart International Corporation Named a Winner of the Michigan Top Workplaces 2021 Award
TROY, Mich. (November 15, 2021) – Having received industry recognition this past year for its extraordinary sales and system growth, Ziebart International Corporation is now being honored for what the company is calling its proudest achievement yet in over 60 years of operation – providing a positive workplace culture for its home office employees.