September 2021 Issue

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September 2021 Articles


Grand Welcome: Grand Expectations: The Path to Success

Grand Welcome, the premier full-service vacation rental and property company, wants to enrich the lives of people everywhere through high-quality getaways at exquisite locations. From the beach to the mountains, the brand offers something for everyone, including charming rustic cabins, sweeping seaside villas, and all the amenities of home. By Lizzy Yeserski


Mr. Transmission/Milex Complete Auto Care: Record-Breaking Sales

Mr. Transmission/Milex Complete Auto Care has been providing customers with a one-stop auto-care solution, promoting long-term customer relationships and delivering more revenue streams for franchisees, for more than 30 years. This year has been good for the franchise with stores setting new sales records. By Nancy E. Williams


Rita’s Italian Ice: A Scoop of Happiness and the Comfort of 37 Years of Experience

Imagine starting a new career where the toughest decision you make is just how much happiness can you handle? Rita Veras, Franchise Sales Manager at Rita’s Franchise Company, LLC, can vouch for that. “Our mission, as we call it, is that we want to be the happiest frozen treat experience in the world for you,” said Veras. By Heidi Lubrani


Make Your Business More Than a Pet Project

We know that family means more than anything – especially after the experiences we have had since March 2020. Many, like you, are looking for the best way to earn a living, create wealth or to find a fulfilling career. Sure, work is work and play is play, but, being able to feel good about what you do every day is a good goal to have. By Dawn Abbamondi


Lemon Tree Hair Salons: Treating Customers and Franchisees Like Family

Lemon Tree Hair Salons, a value-priced, full-service salon for the whole family, is excited to expand nationally and become a staple of even more communities. With a projection of six to 10 new salons opening this year and new territories being revealed this month, Lemon Tree Hair Salons is poised for continued growth in the hair-care services industry. By Brianna Bohn


Aussie Pet Mobile: A Simple Model for Success

As the Number One global brand for mobile grooming, Aussie Pet Mobile offers relaxing and pleasurable experiences for pets and the pet parents who love them. The brand’s heated Hydrobath™, innovative mobile design and spacious environment allow for stress-free pampering right in a pet owner’s driveway. By Lizzy Yeserski


Hounds Town USA: Home to the Happiest Franchise Owners and Dogs on the Planet!

While other industries struggled during 2020, the recession-resistant pet industry proved to be just that, resistant! With front-line workers needing doggy daycare and overnight boarding more than ever, Hounds Town USA not only survived the COVID-19 pandemic, but we thrived! By Lana Mazin



Encore Salon Suites: A One-Stop Shop for Customers and Franchisees

Patrice McKinney, founder and CEO of Encore Salon Suites, is no stranger to the beauty industry and uses her business know-how to grow her brand through franchising. Growing up with a twin sister and mother who both worked in a salon, McKinney vividly remembers the salon’s energy and stylists’ creative freedom. By Brianna Bohn


Hofbräuhaus of America: Oktoberfest: A Month-long Celebration and World-famous Beer

When Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese of Sachsen-Hildburghausen in October of 1810, the father of the groom spared no expense on what was later deemed the reception of the century. Serving top-of-the-line food and free-flowing beer to some 40,000 guests, the king is credited with hosting the most successful wedding in Bavarian history. By Jessica Jones


Bridge Internet: Bridging the Gap for Rural Customers

With a mission of delivering affordable broadband internet service throughout rural America by providing emerging 5G and existing 4G solutions to remote locations that are being underserved by their current providers, Bridge Internet is repairing the country’s digital divide.  By Jessica Jones


FranServe’s Annual Convention Is a ‘Virtual’ Success

“When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” That’s the philosophy that Alesia Visconti adopted this year while planning and executing the annual FranServe convention, which was restructured out of an abundance of COVID precaution. By Jessica Jones


Fundraising University: Fulfilling Dreams While Achieving Goals

Fundraising University, the nation’s premier full-service fundraising company, helps schools raise much-needed dollars so that extracurricular programs can thrive and flourish. Through incredibly effective and immensely profitable fundraisers, the brand rallies around teams, inspires kids, and energizes communities. By Lizzy Yeserski


Golden Heart Senior Care: 24/7 Support for Clients and Franchisees

According to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), approximately 80% of adults aged 50 and older want to remain in their homes as they age. There is a heightened need for in-home care services for families wishing to ensure that their parents and grandparents receive premium care during the pandemic. By Brianna Bohn


Shop Talk

Tenet Financial Group: How to Buy a Franchise With Your Retirement Funds

Did you know you can use your existing retirement savings to fund a franchise without tax or penalty from the IRS? This process – known as a 401(k) Rollover or ROBS (Rollover as a Business Startup) – could be an excellent option if you find yourself agreeing with any of these statements. By Jeff Waldera


Franchise Business Radio: Business Vision Match

Franchisors have strengths and weaknesses in their business model and it is important to have complementary alignment between the franchisor and franchisee. As a prospective franchisee, doing your due diligence on multiple aspects of the business opportunity and understanding the tangibles and intangibles is highly important. By Nathaniel Skjoldager


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