TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Named a Top 50 Franchise for Women by Franchise Business Review

Independent survey shows female franchise owners are highly satisfied with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s performance.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® was recently identified by Franchise Business Review as being one of only 50 franchises to qualify as a 2023 Top Franchise for Women.

Headquartered in Lansing, Michigan TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, is the largest franchised moving company in North America, with more than 400 location and 3,000 trucks operating in 47 U.S. states in addition to Canada, Ireland, and the UK. Since its inception in 1985 the company has performed more than 9 million moves and has seen consistent growth since December 2009.

Franchise Business Review (FBR), a franchise research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction, provides the only rankings of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes its rankings of top franchises in its annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises, as well as in quarterly reports throughout the year that rank the top franchises in specific sectors.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK was among 322 franchise brands, representing over 8,100 female franchise owners, that participated in Franchise Business Review’s research on the Top Franchises for Women. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s franchisees were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction regarding critical areas of their franchise systems, including leadership, training & support, financial opportunity, and work/life balance.

“Franchising is a terrific option for women seeking business ownership on a full- or part-time basis,” said Michelle Rowan, president and COO of Franchise Business Review.There are thousands of different franchise opportunities available, so before making the decision to invest in a particular franchise, it’s important to research feedback from current female franchise owners on how well the franchise meets their expectations in terms of support, work/life balance, financial opportunity, culture, and other key areas of business ownership. When you look at the brands on this year’s list of the Top Franchises for Women, 87% of women said they enjoy owning and operating the business, making them all excellent options for women looking to make the transition to business ownership.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s survey data showed the following:

-99% of franchisees enjoy being part of the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK organization.

-99% of franchisees are likely to recommend the franchise to others.

-In the franchise owner satisfaction report the categories of leadership and core values received an excellent ranking.  

Mackenize Kilgariff

“Being in a male dominated industry has its fill of challenges and to be named as one of the top franchises for women is a huge accomplishment for the brand and all of its successful women leaders,” said Mackenzie Kilgariff, franchisee of TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® in East Brunswick, New Jersey. “There is always an unspoken rule of guiding and expectations of others in this career path, and I am so grateful that TWO MEN AND A TRUCK provides opportunities for women to grow and succeed in this industry. It just goes to show you that women can also do the heavy lifting!”

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