Franchising is one of the most popular and successful forms of business ownership for a reason. In the United States, franchising continues to see steady growth, outpacing the U.S. economy for six consecutive years. According to The Franchise Business Economic Outlook Report released in January 2016, the economic output of the U.S. franchise sector will increase by 3.1% to $944 billion, and franchise employment will grow by 278,000 jobs. The report also highlights some other factors notable for a prospective franchise owner:
- Franchising is responsible for 1 in 7 jobs in the U.S.
- There are over 780,000 franchise businesses in the U.S., employing over 8.8 million people.
- For the past five years, the average annual job growth in the franchise sector was 2.6%, nearly 2% higher than all businesses economy-wide.
- 50% of all retail sales across 75 industries are from franchised businesses.
When you invest in a Pro Quality Cleaning franchise, you gain the expertise of a team of successful business owners, a proven business model to follow, the benefits of an established brand, and an exclusive territory from which to grow your business. As business owners, our franchisees control their own destinies and decide for themselves an appropriate work/life balance for their families. They are able to reap the rewards of owning a successful business and challenge themselves to grow personally and professionally.