Franchise Business Review Names Nicole Dudley Director of Client Relations

By |2021-01-12T17:22:51+00:00January 13th, 2021|Press Releases|

Nicole Dudley, former Client Operations Manager, has been promoted to Director of Client Relations. In her newly expanded role, Nicole will continue to work to ensure clients’ research needs are met, as well as be responsible for helping to grow and oversee our customer service team and efforts, and support our clients and products as we grow.

Top Franchise Awards 2021 Call for Entries Announced

By |2020-10-29T13:19:23+00:00September 10th, 2020|Press Releases|

Each year Franchise Business Review recognizes the Top 200 Franchises in North America for excellence in achieving franchisee satisfaction. Any franchise brand based in the U.S. or Canada with 10 or more open and operating franchisees is eligible to enter and is invited to participate in the awards at no cost.

Franchise Business Review Recognizes 2020 Franchise Rock Stars

By |2020-10-29T13:19:24+00:00July 28th, 2020|Press Releases|

Each year, Franchise Business Review honors franchise owners who set exceptional examples of achieving success within the franchise model. This year’s Franchise Rock Stars were selected from over 28,000 franchisees, representing more than 300 brands that participated in Franchise Business Review’s research in the past 18 months.

The 50 Best Recession-Proof Businesses to Start in 2020, According to Franchise Business Owners

By |2020-10-29T13:19:24+00:00July 21st, 2020|Press Releases|

To identify the best recession-proof businesses, Franchise Business Review analyzed 18 months of data from over 28,000 franchise owners, representing 307 brands on their overall satisfaction, financial opportunity, training and support, and likelihood to recommend their brand to others, among other key factors. he franchise companies on this list represent numerous industry segments, as well as a wide range of investment levels – including a number of businesses you can start with an initial investment (cash required) under $25,000.

The 50 Best Franchises for Starting a Second Career, Based on Independent Research from Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:24+00:00April 21st, 2020|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review has published its first annual list of the best franchise opportunities for second careers. Over 11,000 franchisees who transitioned to franchise ownership rated their satisfaction with owning their brand to determine the top 50 franchises for senior professionals and pre-retirees.

The Top 80 Franchises for Veterans Announced by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:24+00:00October 9th, 2019|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review just announced the 2019 Top Franchises for Veterans. To identify the companies on the list, FBR analyzed 18 months of data from over 25,000 franchise owners, of which just over 10% were veterans, representing over 250 brands. Key findings revealed that eight out of 10 veteran franchise owners would recommend their franchise company to another franchise candidate.

Record High Satisfaction for Franchise Business Owners

By |2020-10-29T13:19:24+00:00April 17th, 2019|Press Releases|

New research from Franchise Business Review indicates franchise business owners are satisfied and confident about growth. When it comes to the future outlook for their business, two-thirds (67%) rated their long-term growth opportunity as “very strong” or “strong,” while another 25 percent (25%) rated their long-term growth outlook as “moderate.” Just eight percent (8%) rated their long-term growth opportunity as “weak” or “very weak.”

Franchise Business Review Announces 2019’s Top Franchises

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00January 10th, 2019|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review announces the Top Franchises for 2019 based on franchisee satisfaction research. To identify the top 200 franchise brands, Franchise Business Review analyzed 18 months of data from approximately 30,500 franchisees representing 310 brands regarding their overall satisfaction with their brands and their likelihood to recommend it to others.

2018 Top Food and Beverage Franchises Report Released by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review has released the Top Food and Beverage Franchises to own based on independent research data from over 4,300 franchise owners. Other findings from the research show the average annual income for food franchisees that have been in business longer than two years is $120,000. Nearly a third of food franchisees surveyed have been in business 10 years or more.

Top 50 Franchise Leaders of 2018 Announced by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00September 6th, 2018|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review announces the Top 50 Franchise Leaders based on independent feedback from franchise owners within each leader's franchise system. Franchisees were asked over 30 questions regarding their brands, including questions about their franchise’s integrity, core values, culture and community – the intangible aspects that can make or break the franchise experience.

Top 100 Franchises for Veterans Announced by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00November 8th, 2017|Press Releases|

According to Franchise Business Review’s research, one in eight franchise businesses in North America is owned by a veteran. To identify the top brands among them, Franchise Business Review analyzed 18 months of data from approximately 25,000 veteran franchise owners representing over 250 brands to create a list of the Top 100 Franchises for Veterans for 2017.

2017 Top Food and Beverage Franchises Report Released by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00September 7th, 2017|Press Releases|

Forty franchises were named in Franchise Business Review's report on the 2017 Top Food and Beverage Franchises. The companies on the list received the highest ratings from their franchisees in Franchise Business Review’s independent satisfaction survey, which covers financial opportunity, training and support, leadership, operations and product development, core values, general satisfaction, and the franchisee community.

Franchise Business Review Announces Top Franchise Leaders

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00July 17th, 2017|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review identified 2017's top franchise leaders based on positive feedback regarding their leadership from franchisees at their brand during a recent franchisee satisfaction survey of approximately 30,000 franchisees representing 334 brands regarding their brands’ leadership and culture as well as their overall satisfaction with their brands and their likelihood to recommend them to others.

Franchise Business Review Issues Call for Entries for 12th Annual FBR50 Awards

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00June 21st, 2017|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review issued its call for entries for the 2018 FBR50 Awards. The FBR50 Awards recognize the top franchises each year that have achieved excellence in franchisee satisfaction. The awards are based on research conducted by Franchise Business Review, which includes surveys of over 30,000 franchisees. The entry deadline is September 30, 2017.

80 Franchises Earn a Spot on Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Top Low-Cost Franchise List Due to High Franchisee Satisfaction

By |2020-10-29T13:19:25+00:00June 9th, 2017|Press Releases|

Only 80 franchise brands qualified for Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Top Low-Cost Franchises list. Brands on the list had to have high franchisee satisfaction and an investment of under $100,000 at the time their franchisees participated in Franchise Business Review’s franchisee satisfaction survey.

Multi-Unit Franchising Has High Satisfaction and Is Attracting More Women According to Research by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:26+00:00April 4th, 2017|Press Releases|

This year’s multi-unit franchising research revealed that 90% of multi-unit operators enjoy operating their business and that the number of female multi-unit franchise owners is growing strongly. 35% of multi-unit operators are female or male/female partnerships, up roughly 30% from just a few years ago. This and more data was obtained from surveying 9,125 multi-unit franchisees representing 317 franchise brands.

2017’s Top 50 Franchises for Women List Released by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:26+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review's releases 2017's top franchises for women, based on feedback from 6,400 female franchisees representing 300 franchise brands. Each shared her thoughts about her franchise in a variety of areas that are crucial to her success including leadership, training, and financial opportunity as well as work/life balance.

List of 2017’s Top Franchises With the Most Satisfied Franchisees Released by Franchise Business Review

By |2020-10-29T13:19:26+00:00January 2nd, 2017|Press Releases|

The brands that made Franchise Business Review’s 2017 Top Franchises list were selected based on survey data obtained from over 30,000 franchisees representing more than 334 low-cost brands over the past 18 months. Franchisees answered 33 questions ranking their franchise system in the areas of financial opportunity, training and support, leadership, operations and product development, core values (e.g., honesty and integrity of franchisor), general satisfaction, and the franchisee community.

Top Food and Beverage Franchises Recognized Based On Their Franchisees’ Satisfaction

By |2020-10-29T13:19:26+00:00July 12th, 2016|Press Releases|

Franchise Business Review's 2016 Top Food Franchises report assesses the investment opportunity the food and beverage franchise sectors offer, addresses factors that impact success, covers the latest industry trends, discusses what potential franchisees should look for in a franchise, and features advice from franchisors and franchisees.