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2014-03-04 08:29:11

Demonstrates GNC Franchising's commitment to the success of its franchisees PITTSBURGH, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC), the nation's largest specialty retailer of health and wellness products, today noted that it has been named the top Health & Beauty franchise in the world on the Top 100 Global Franchises list from Franchise Direct. GNC was also cited as #7 overall on the list, a definitive ranking of the best franchises in the world, joining such...

2014-02-28 23:04:40

HomeTask.com offers a suite of service related items to consumer to tap into to easily schedule and manage all services within their property. HomeTask continues to expand their offering by adding franchised service locations across the country. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Imagine tracking, scheduling, paying and rating your handyman all through one web portal. Now, add your window washer, painter, landscaper, plumber, pet services, cleaning lady and more. The HomeTask Network...

2014-02-24 23:02:18

Fitness entrepreneur and marketing expert, Bedros Keuilian, reviews almost a dozen franchises and offers 5 tips on how to choose what is the best fitness franchise. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Making the decision to open a fitness franchise can be a little intimidating for personal trainers, especially if they lack a strong business background and aren’t sure of how to start the process of choosing one. But fitness entrepreneur and marketing expert, Bedros Keuilian, says...

2014-02-20 12:20:36

Automotive Franchise Pioneer Leaves Living Legacy of Quality and Trust CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthony "Tony" Martino, founder, former chairman and CEO of MAACO® will be posthumously inducted into the International Franchise Association (IFA) Hall of Fame on Sunday, February 23 during the Opening General Session at the IFA's Annual Convention in New Orleans. The honor recognizes figures that exemplify the optimum in franchising and have contributed...

2014-02-19 23:25:49

The new alliance will support U.S. franchisees in the rollout of Burger King Corporation’s Next Generation Kitchen upgrade. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 LEAF Commercial Capital (“LEAF”), a specialized equipment leasing and financing company headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, today announced its selection as a preferred financing partner for Burger King Corporation in support of the deployment of its Next Generation Kitchen. The Next Generation Kitchen is an...

2014-02-19 12:26:30

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ARCO) ("Arcos Dorados"), Latin America's largest restaurant chain and the world's largest McDonald's franchisee, has been tapped by the organizers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) to provide customer service training to more than 15,000 World Cup volunteers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/CG66999LOGO) As the official restaurant and a sponsor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM),...

2014-02-18 12:36:08

CARROLLTON, Texas, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of more than 550 locations worldwide, recently held its annual convention in Anaheim, Calif. This year, a record-breaking 79 FASTSIGNS centers were recognized for exceeding $1 million in annual sales, including 71 locations in the U.S., four in Canada, three in Australia and one in the United Kingdom. "Our annual convention is always an exciting time to celebrate the FASTSIGNS network's...

2014-02-10 20:20:40

LINDON, Utah, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision Concrete Cutting was ranked #1 in overall satisfaction for both the service category and class size, based on a survey of franchisees done by the Franchise Business Review. The rankings placed Precision Concrete Cutting #3 overall. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130327/LA84224LOGO) "Franchise Owner Satisfaction is not only our most important metric, it's the one we base most of our efforts around. We know that...

2014-02-08 23:01:02

The growing proliferation of public health campaigns that raise awareness about health and fitness will prompt new gym and fitness franchises to enter the market. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Gym and Fitness Franchises industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 During the past five years, the Gym and Fitness Franchises industry lifted itself to revenue growth, benefiting from an increase in...

2014-02-04 12:25:47

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- EmpoweredEzine.com is an online article directory where new and experienced entrepreneurs can find and share information and tips on how to choose and run the best business, and learn from top rated industry professionals. The website's motto "Where knowledge equals power" sums up the goal of each article posted to the site. A recently featured article on the website continues to help new entrepreneurs who are looking best franchise ideas for...