CLEVELAND, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Jani-King International, the world's largest commercial cleaning franchisor, has climbed back into the list of the Top-10 franchise companies. As ranked in Entrepreneur magazine's January 2010 Franchise 500 issue, Jani-King takes over as the #8 Franchise Company among all franchisors, a jump forward from last year's ranking in the 15th spot.
Even more impressive is Jani-King's grip on the top spot in the commercial cleaning franchise category. For the 23rd year, Jani-King has been rated the #1 Commercial Cleaning Franchise Company by Entrepreneur. Jani-King has also retained its title for 2010 as the #1 Homebased Franchise.
In addition, Jani-King is rated as one of the 10 Greatest Franchises Under $20,000 as well as ranked #2 in the Low-Cost Investment category.
"Jani-King's concept and continued support gave us the ability to succeed better than our wildest dreams," said Joe and Pam Carollo, Master Franchise Owners of Jani-King of Cleveland. "We wanted to own a business that we could be proud of and one that had the integrity we could pass on to our franchise owners. Being recognized as the #1 Commercial Cleaning Franchise Company for the 23rd year, Jani-King proves that the opportunity is here now for our family, our franchise owners, and for the clients we satisfy every day."
The Franchise 500, promoted as the world's best and most comprehensive franchise ranking, is published in the January issue of Entrepreneur magazine each year. Entrepreneur judges all companies by the same criteria; objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation. The most important factors include financial strength, stability, growth rate and system size.
Jani-King is the world's largest commercial cleaning franchise company with over 13,000 franchise owners worldwide. Founded in 1969, the company has over 120 regional offices in 16 countries. Through a network of regional support offices, Jani-King contracts commercial cleaning services for various facilities including healthcare, office, hotel/resort, manufacturing, restaurant, and sporting venues. The company has consistently been recognized as the top performer among commercial cleaning franchises.
For 2010, Entrepreneur magazine has ranked Jani-King as the:
#1 Commercial Cleaning Franchise (23 years) #1 Homebased Franchise #2 Low-Cost Franchise #5 Franchise Under $20,000 #8 Overall Franchise #7 Global Franchise
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