SMART BUSINESS: Why Women and their Spouses Love NTY Franchise Company’s Business Model

  More women than ever are taking their careers into their own hands, by owning and operating a franchise business. According to FranNet, a company that connects people with franchise opportunities, female franchise ownership jumped by 83 percent between 2011 and 2017. For married women, that can mean navigating a new relationship with a spouse…

Device Pitstop Named to Entrepreneur’s 2018 Top New Franchises

Device Pitstop Named to Entrepreneur’s 2018 Top New Franchises Resale and repair electronics franchise earns a Top 100 spot on Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual ranking (Minnetonka, Minn.) – Device Pitstop, a national resale and repair electronics franchise headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, is celebrating their inclusion in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2018 Top New Franchises List. It is the…

How to Run a Successful Franchise While Working Just 20 Hours a Week

Claudia Zertuche is living her dream. After emigrating from Mexico almost two decades ago, she and a friend decided to explore franchise ownership. In 2005, they decided to open a Children’s Orchard (a national children’s resale clothing franchise that buys and sells gently used children’s apparel, toys and other items) in McAllen, Texas. …read the…

Owning an Upscale Resale Store is Smart Business. Here’s Why.

OWNING AN UPSCALE RESALE STORE IS SMART BUSINESS. HERE’S WHY. While many traditional brick and mortar retailers continue to struggle, the upscale resale industry is booming. Consumers seek out resale to both shop and sell their gently-used stuff and entrepreneurs are cashing in on this growing trend. A lot has changed over the years leading…