TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Named a Top Recession-Proof Business for 2023 by Franchise Business Review

Independent research data shows franchisees are highly satisfied with their investment in TWO MEN AND A TRUCK.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® was recently named a top franchise by Franchise Business Review in its report on the Top Recession-Proof Franchises for 2023. 

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK a national, full-service moving company which offers customers comprehensive home and business relocation, packing and unpacking, and junk removal services is the largest franchise moving company in North America. The moving company that moves people forward has more than 405 locations and 3,000 trucks operating in 47 U.S. states in addition to Canada, Ireland, and the UK.

Franchise Business Review (FBR) provides the only rankings of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. FBR 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.

More than 36,000 franchisees representing over 365 franchise brands participated in Franchise Business Review’s franchisee satisfaction survey over 18 months. From the research, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK was one of just 100 franchise brands to be identified as a Top Recession-Proof Franchise award winner and be featured on the list of the best recession-proof franchises.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisees were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction regarding critical areas of their franchise systems, including training & support, operations, franchisor/franchisee relations, culture, and financial opportunity. 

“While no business is 100% recession-proof, these franchise businesses have demonstrated that they are highly recession-resistant based on historical performance,” said Eric Stites, CEO of Franchise Business Review. “For people seeking to be their own boss, the Top 100 Recession-Proof businesses we identified this year not only have outstanding satisfaction among their owners—one of the most important factors to consider before investing in any franchise opportunity—but they have performed well in good times and bad and we feel they hold a strong advantage to outperform their competitors in the years ahead.” 

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK survey data showed the following

-Financial picture is rated moderate to very strong by 100% of franchisees which is +29% plus higher than industry average.

-Franchise community and self-evaluation ranked excellent in the franchise owner satisfaction report while the franchise system and training and support category received a ranking of very good.

Pam batten - compliance director

“We’re honored to be named a Top Recession-Proof Franchise,” said Franchise Compliance Director Pam Batten. “We continue to work with our franchise partners to find additional diversification of revenue, creating more opportunities to provide exceptional service to our customers during all economic times.”

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