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ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care Hosts Fall Prevention Webinar on First Day of Fall

- Webinar to address causes and solutions of falls in older adults -
In light of Fall Prevention Awareness Day on September 22, ComForCare and At Your Side Home Care, a franchised provider of in-home caregiving services, will host a webinar with Tiffany Shubert, PhD, PT, a nationally recognized fall expert, who will present "Falls in Older Adults: Identifying Causes and Solutions."
The webinar will be from 7:30pm ET- 8:15pm on Tuesday, September 22. Those interested in attending can ...

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Authority Brands acquires Monster Tree Service

Authority Brands, LLC announced today the purchase of Monster Tree Service. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition marks the sixth brand addition for Authority Brands since October 2018, with Monster Tree Service representing the company's eighth brand in its home service portfolio.
Founded in 2008, Monster Tree Service is the leading tree care company in the U.S., and the only franchise offering local certified arborist teams in multiple locations nationwide. With more ...

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Saladworks Unveils New Restaurant Design Buildout in Charlotte

- Fast-Casual Salad Concept Incorporates New Elements to Save Franchisees Buildout Costs -
Saladworks, the nation's leading fast-casual create-your-own salad concept, unveiled its newly designed restaurant buildout first at the new Charlotte restaurant on September 9, to be followed by all new restaurant openings thereafter.
"In addition to aesthetically-pleasing form elements like Instagram Walls and Manifest Walls, we're redesigning for function too, such as the mechanically-fastened ...

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Assisted Living Locators Named a "Top Growth Franchise" by Entrepreneur Magazine

Assisted Living Locators was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine's first Top Growth Franchises list. This list recognizes the 150 companies with the greatest positive franchise unit growth in North America over a three-year period, based on data submitted for Entrepreneur's Franchise 500® ranking. Thanks to its exceptional growth, Assisted Living Locators was ranked #123.
"We're honored to be named to this prestigious list," said Angela Olea, Assisted Living Locators CEO RN. "Our ...

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AlphaGraphics Awards LoyaltyLoop 2020 Vendor of the Year

During the AlphaGraphics annual convention, held virtually last month, franchise owners selected and awarded LoyaltyLoop® as their 2020 Vendor of the Year.
"We are honored to have been selected by the franchise owners as vendor of the year," John DiPippo, President of LoyaltyLoop said. "we truly love helping each of our customers grow and strengthen their business through better customer feedback and reviews, and it is truly wonderful to have our dedication to the AlphaGraphics Network ...

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Teacher-preneur to CEO

- Sharon Estroff, CEO of the World's #1 Educational Enrichment Franchise in the World, Empowers Women Across the Country -
Sharon Duke Estroff is truly making a difference in her community and beyond. Estroff is a teacher who has created a company that empowers other women, showing them that they too can be business owners. Estroff was a teacher who 18 years ago started Challenge Island® in her second-grade classroom and began running it as an enrichment business. It has been growing by ...

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Batteries Plus Poised for Expansion Due to Essential Demand for Batteries, Lights and Repairs

- Record-Breaking Sales Months, Multi-Unit Franchise Deal Point to Quick-Service Retail Model's Strength -
As a result of the ongoing pandemic and the ever-increasing demand for essential products that fill consumer's immediate needs, one national specialty retailer is experiencing unprecedented growth. Batteries Plus, the nation's largest and fastest-growing battery, light bulb, key fob and repair franchise, has generated 12 new franchise agreements in 2020 and is on track to sign over 20 ...

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Xponential Fitness Signs Exclusive Multi-Year Global Deal with ClassPass, Includes Video and Corporate Wellness

- Xponential names ClassPass the exclusive B2C and B2B aggregator and Corporate Wellness partner for Xponential brands worldwide. -
Xponential Fitness, the largest boutique fitness franchisor, today named ClassPass the exclusive aggregator for all eight of their brands worldwide. Xponential is the curator of leading brands across every vertical of the boutique fitness space, with a portfolio that includes Club Pilates, CycleBar, StretchLab, Row House, AKT, YogaSix, Pure Barre and STRIDE. In ...

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Comfort Keepers 'Steps' Up― Sets $100,000 Fundraising Goal As National Team In Alzheimer's Association 2020 Walk To End Alzheimer's

Comfort Keepers, a leading franchise network in the in-home care market for seniors and other adults needing care, continues its participation in the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. As a National Silver Team, Comfort Keepers has more than 100 local teams across the United States participating in this year's nationwide walks. The Irvine team will join in a virtual Walk Opening and Promise Garden Ceremony on Irvine's Walk Day, September 26th, by ...

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Tint World continues unprecedented growth with fifth North Carolina location

- National Automotive Styling Centers franchise focused on 2020 expansion -
Tint World Automotive Styling Centers, a leading auto accessory and window tinting franchise, has opened a new location in Charlotte-Matthews, North Carolina, under the ownership of local entrepreneurs Roy and Erica Morelock. This marks the fifth Tint World franchise location to open in the state.
"North Carolina has proven to be a great location for the Tint World® franchise, and we're excited to continue that ...

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#LaborDayOn: 200+ Jobs Available at Batteries Plus Bulbs

- Retailer joins other national brands in highlighting available career opportunities -
Batteries Plus Bulbs, a national retailer of batteries, specialty light bulbs and phone repair services, is joining Red Wing Shoes' #LaborDayOn campaign to highlight available career opportunities this Labor Day weekend. The campaign is meant to help the 25 million currently unemployed Americans connect with employers who are looking to hire.
Batteries Plus Bulbs understands that many people looking ...

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FASTSIGNS Named A "Top Growth Franchise" By Entrepreneur Magazine

- Recognized for Its Strong Growth over the Last Three Years, FASTSIGNS Is the Only Sign, Graphics, and Print Franchisor Named to This Year's List -
FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of FASTSIGNS®, the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchise, has been named to Entrepreneur magazine's first Top Growth Franchises list — the only sign, graphics, and visual communications franchise recognized — which ranked the top 150 franchises with the most consistent growth in the ...

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