Each year, Entrepreneur Magazine releases its Franchise 500 List® which is an accolade that every franchise should strive to achieve. Franchises are evaluated on five criteria to be considered including cost and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Based on those standards and the data provided, Pigtails […]
What’s the Outlook for Commercial Real Estate for Franchise Owners?
Once you’ve signed your franchise agreement, the next step is to think about and look for the perfect commercial real estate location. COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the real estate market due to the unfortunate circumstances of businesses being forced to close their doors for good, making pricing extremely low for potential business […]
What Are the Benefits of Owning a Franchise?
Once you’ve decided to stop working for someone else, the first thing to decide is whether you should join a franchise business or start completely from scratch with your own idea. Not to worry, we’ve provided a list of the benefits for franchise ownership. Here some of the top advantages of owning a franchise. Skipping […]
Millennial Parents Demand an Experience for Everything, Including Haircuts for their Kids
More than 80 percent of new parents are millennials. And, as they step into their new role, millennial parents are also redefining the role of child-centered businesses. From lifestyle to spending habits, millennial parents – a subgroup sometimes called “parennials” – are a unique, new breed of consumer. As parennials continue to flood the marketplace, […]
Why Pigtails & Crewcuts was the Perfect Franchise for this Career-Driven New Mom
For years, Pigtails & Crewcuts franchise owner Jennifer Tribble and her husband lived a nomadic life as project managers for a large commercial construction company. With every building they helped design and construct, from federal courthouses to football stadiums, they also built up their professional stature – and soon found themselves securing contracts for upwards […]
Franchise Pre Opening Expectation Dos and Don’ts
The days leading up to the grand opening of your new kid’s salon franchise are filled with much excitement. Sometimes it might feel a little hectic as you’re making sure all the final details are taken care of, but overall there’s a sense of satisfaction in knowing that the long wait is almost over. To […]
Your Franchise Support Specialists
At Pigtails & Crewcuts, we have a dedicated team of Franchise Support Specialists who serve as a direct point of contact for our franchisees. Our FSS team offers ongoing support and training for the franchisees on all aspects of their business including financial documents, marketing plans, operational procedures, and more. Our Franchise Support Specialists also […]
Why Invest in a Franchise Over Starting a Business From Scratch
You’re ready to leave the corporate life and be your own boss. You want to have control over your own schedule and your future and decide that opening your own business is the route that will get you there. As you begin researching ideas you realize that you have two good choices–either joining a franchise […]
The Pigtails Difference: Believing in Your People
When you decide to do something new with your life and career, it helps to have support from people who believe in you and your dream. There is power in knowing people have faith in you and what you are capable of doing, and that type of support is at the core of what we […]
If you are ready for a lifestyle change, look at the top franchise opportunities.
Are you searching for something more in life than just a job? Do you want to look forward to work every day and be energized throughout the day? Do you want to spend more time with your family or find a solid investment opportunity? The top franchise opportunities offer all this and much more. If […]