Mosquito Joe is the Dwyer Group’s newest home service brand, the 288-territory pest control business based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
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Charles Loflin, the largest Wingstop operator and the CEO of Pizza Patron, is learning how difficult it is to build a franchise.
Private equity firm Trilantic North America acquired a majority interest in Planet Fitness franchisee Taymax with an eye toward more acquisitions.
None of us know how long this unprecedented economic expansion will last, but American cities are still booming. During the last decade, this growth of U.S. cities has been nearly universal, with metropolises large and small, old and new growing at rates we haven’t seen any time in recent memory.
Ted Rippey’s family built the 1-800 Radiator franchise from “this rinky-dink, two-unit parts warehouse” into a 230-unit auto parts company they sold to Driven Brands in 2015. Now, Rippey heads franchising for another Driven-purchased brand, Take 5 Oil Change, and he’s enjoying the well-capitalized rollout of the franchise effort.
It’s hard to find new ways to say just how hot the restaurant M&A market is.
The urban pet owner experience looks kind of sad to me, a former farm girl, so a newly franchised concept called Mutts Canine Cantina sounds genius.
Sinelli Concepts International is ready to bring its newest acquisition into the limelight, and it’s making real estate selection easier.
Already one of the larger build-your-own poké bowl franchises in the country, with locations in 20 major markets and 100-plus restaurants in development, the investment by Toridoll positions Pokéworks to maintain its founder-led focus while also solidifying the brand’s position as a leader in the segment, the company said.
How many sample-size beauty and skincare products can you take through TSA after attending CosmoProf, the giant cosmetics show in Vegas this past week with 38,000 attendees where Gina Rivera, co-founder of Phenix Salon Suites, launched her line of hair…