TAG: franchise

Monster Tree Service expands in central Texas

January 10, 2018By

Monster Tree Service, a Fort Washington, Pa.-based tree service franchise, continues to build on its rapid three-year franchise system growth. Austin, Texas, businessman Marcus Roach has purchased the rights to five Monster Tree Service territories in central Texas. Roach will be based in the capital city and will launch his first territory in early February. “I’ve found people here want to... read more

Conserva Irrigation seeks franchisees

August 2, 2017By

Expanding its national footprint, Conserva Irrigation now is accepting potential franchise candidates. Russ Jundt founded the Richmond, Va.-headquartered irrigation company in 2010—and did so on the principle of water conservation. Today, the company and its franchise model targets the repair and maintenance of both commercial and residential sprinkler systems. “Having witnessed the unbelievable amount of water that is wasted annually... read more

Weed Man set to reach 540 territories, $91M in revenue in 2017

March 15, 2017By

National lawn care provider Weed Man USA surged in 2016, according to recent statistics shared by the company, and it expects the growth to continue in 2017. Last year, the company added 44 new territories nationwide, bringing the count to 503 territories. The company also projected it would hit 540 territories by the end of 2017 and increase systemwide sales by 12 percent.... read more

What makes a good franchisee?

April 18, 2016By

Experts weigh in on the requirements for success in owning a franchise. With data that show franchise small businesses grow at rates that exceed nonfranchise business growth, according to the International Franchise Association, it may be tempting to consider signing on with a franchise brand. But franchise experts emphasize this option isn’t for everyone. “It’s not a business choice; it’s... read more

Weed Man USA expands, celebrates profitable 2015

February 1, 2016By

In 2015, Weed Man USA saw a 13 percent increase in revenue from 2014, totaling more than $83 million, and expanded into 40-plus territories. Now in more than 455 territories throughout the U.S., Weed Man USA says it expects expand into more than 45 new territories in 2016 and increase system-wide sales by 14 percent. The fast-growing franchise network’s growth... read more

Forbes names Weed Man a ‘best franchise to buy’

June 18, 2015By

Weed Man, a lawn care franchise organization with locations in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K., was named to the Forbes list of The Best Franchises to Buy. “We are honored to be recognized by Forbes as an outstanding franchise opportunity,” said Jennifer Lemcke, COO of Turf Holdings and Weed Man USA. “Our franchisees are growing at a phenomenal rate,... read more