April 2022 Issue

April 2022 Issue2022-03-29T22:24:46-04:00

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April 2022 Articles


BIG NEWS! FranServe Inc. and Angela Coté Inc. Launch an Exclusive Partnership

Angela Coté Inc. (AC Inc.) has entered into an exclusive partnership with FranServe Inc. “FranServe Inc. is truly thrilled to partner with Angela Coté Inc!” said Alesia Visconti, CEO and president of FranServe. By Rose Mango


Lapels: A Cleaner Future

Traditional dry cleaning involves chemicals that are dangerous to use and cause extensive disposal problems for the business owner. That was the inspiration for creating Lapels Dry Cleaning, the first dry-cleaning franchise to use 100% environmentally friendly, nontoxic, and sustainable dry-cleaning solvents. By Elice Morgenson


Home Helpers® Home Care: Celebrating 25 Years With Advanced Technology and Compound Growth

With the aging U.S. population growing faster than ever, seniors and their families are looking for the support they desperately need. According to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), close to 80% of adults ages 50 and older want to age in their homes. By Brianna Bohn



Moving U & Junk U: Dialing It In

Providing trustworthy moving- and junk-removal services is where Moving U & Junk U excels. The brand’s vision is to have “great local owners doing great business,” and it has been raising the bar in moving- and junk-removal services for almost a decade. By Jorgette Krsulic


Mosquito Sheriff: A Bright Future for Franchise Expansion

As the only pest company that uses a 100% nontoxic, all-natural patented barrier spray carefully developed by chemists to be just as effective as other sprays, Mosquito Sheriff is excited to make a difference in even more U.S. neighborhoods. By Elice Morgenson


FranServe Leaders Attend the 2022 IFA Annual Convention

With the goal to work closely with entrepreneurs in local communities and the excitement of showcasing that “the franchise industry is open for opportunity,” President Matthew Haller of the International Franchise Association (IFA) kicked off the 62nd annual IFA Convention. By Cindy Charette


Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe: Pairing a Passion for Food with a Knack for Business

When we think about great meals, it comes down to more than just delicious foods and flavors that satisfy our taste buds. Rather, the best dining experiences – the ones we truly remember – are those that bring us together, celebrate tradition, and allow us to build connections around the table. By Tamara Rahoumi


Ideal Feet: A Business That Puts Your Best Foot Forward

Building a successful business begins with getting off on the right foot – and at Ideal Feet, that’s exactly what you’ll do. With over 30 years of industry experience, Ideal Feet has made its mark on the orthotic insole space with a best-in-class business model and empathetic approach that prioritizes reliable relief for customers who suffer from chronic pain. By Tamara Rahoumi


Encore Salon Suites: Beautiful Spaces

Patrice McKinney, founder and CEO of Encore Salon Suites, is proud to lead a business that understands the needs of its owners and clients. “We allow the beauty professionals the opportunity to completely customize their space, so they can be more creative and comfortable.” By Heidi Lubrani


Bitbox ATM: Stress-free Income You Can Bank On

The value of cryptocurrency is growing at a remarkable rate, and Bitbox ATM is well-placed to provide all the assets needed to own a completely passive cryptocurrency ATM business. This home-based opportunity can generate extra income with ease and diversify your portfolio. By Elice Morgenson


Shop Talk

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Working with a CFC offers, at no cost to you, a true franchise professional to help guide you through the process of franchise ownership. Who couldn’t use an extra set of eyes, an extra set of ideas, an extra set of experiences, and someone who’s been properly trained in the field of franchise matchmaking? By Don Clayton


Social Geek Radio: Linkedin Tips for Franchises

Some people spend hours per day watching videos on YouTube or TikTok. Some people check Facebook or Instagram every two minutes. I am a LinkedIn junkie. I have the desktop version or the app or both open all day at my desk. Many in our franchise community do the same. (I see you on here!) By Jack Monson


FranServe: Are There Advantages to a Franchise Resale?

We already know the benefits of buying a franchise: Entrepreneurs-turned-franchisees are boosted by business assistance, brand recognition, low failure rates and a built-in customer base. But what about selling a franchise? When it comes time to retire or change lanes, are there any advantages for the resale of a nationally known brand? A recent study says there are many. By Jessica Petrucelli


My Military Financial Service & First Financial: Preventing Business Undercapitalization with the M5 Loan® or M5+ Loan

The major reason for a new business’s failure in the first two years of operation is undercapitalization. No matter how you end up funding the business initially, most lenders will want to see at least two years of profits on a business’s tax returns before they will be willing to extend credit. By Jon Skroder


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