A franchising brand is only as good as the people who are living and breathing it each and every day, and at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we have a large network of hardworking, dedicated franchisees who continue to grow our brand.
This is reflected in both our 96 percent system-wide customer referral rating as a brand and in our continued franchise expansion that now has us operating in 44 states across America, plus internationally in Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom. None of this is possible without the franchisees who keep us going, and we’re thankful for them each and every day.
With so many franchisees in our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee network, there are many stories on how their journey got started and how they heard about the brand.
They can range from someone looking for new business opportunities to families joining forces to open their own franchise, but each brings its own unique story to our proud history. For Franchisee Jim Frederickson, his story would fall in the category of “simple”.
When Founder Mary Ellen Sheets began building the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® brand, a positive culture focused around giving back to the community, living by a set of core values, and a mindset of promoting our own people, which helped establish TWO MEN AND A TRUCK not only as a leader in the moving industry, but an organization in which people wanted to be involved..
Franchisees from all backgrounds have come to find a home here, opening their own moving operations and finding success along the years. Continue reading
Are you looking for a new business opportunity and the chance to become a business owner while making an impact in your community?
For more than 30 years now, the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® franchising model has guided franchise owners toward success, while making a difference in their employees’ lives and supporting their communities.. With a dedicated set of core values, a proven business model, and a brand name that holds weight all across the country – TWO MEN AND A TRUCK is a great option for those interested in franchising. Continue reading
What is it like to be a franchisee with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK? Each day is different, full of new challenges, and filled with opportunities to make a difference in the lives of others.
Our franchisees all operate a little differently within our brand based on what works best for their businesses, but one thing all of them having in common is helping people move forward in their lives with outstanding moving services and giving back to the communities where they operate. So what does a normal day in the life of a TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee look like? Continue reading
If you have the dream of one day running your own business, there is quite a bit that goes into consideration when deciding how to invest your money.
It’s important to do your research on both options, including business profitability, what long-term success looks like, franchising support if you go that route, and much, much more. Perhaps one of the most important aspects is determining what your personal goals are and how to align your business with those goals and beliefs. Continue reading
There are several ways to go about business ownership,, but one of the more lucrative and rewarding opportunities is franchising.
Franchising allows you to buy into a proven model of success when you start your business instead of coming up with an idea from scratch. You’re able to buy into an already established brand name, a business model that has been tweaked for success, and join a network of specialists at the corporate level and franchisees who have found success – both can offer ideas and best practices to guide you through your journey. Continue reading
There are many factors that go into a successful franchising opportunity, but two critical aspects of the franchising world are training and support.
Specifically with training – it’s imperative new franchisees understand the business they are buying into, and how to create long-term success. At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, it’s our priority to provide top-of-the-line training to our franchisees – especially new franchisees – so they’re able to grow their businesses. Continue reading
Over 35 years ago, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Founder Mary Ellen Sheets had a simple idea: a local moving company that would put a heavy emphasis on customer service and change the perception around hiring professional movers.
It worked in her hometown of Lansing, Mich., and little did she know that nearly four decades later, the idea would have grown into the nation’s largest franchised moving company with franchises in 44 U.S. states, as well as locations in Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom. While the idea has grown, it has also remained the same – we work to take the stress out of moving while making it the best customer experience possible. Continue reading
After a long journey and experience at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® over the years, more than year of course work and tasks, a dramatic celebration, and months and months of business planning, Juan Gallegos’ dream finally came true last week.
Gallegos – who won the 2019 Mary Ellen’s Moving People Forward Scholarship award – opened his first franchise in El Paso, Texas, last week, helping to continue expanding the footprint for TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and giving us another chance to make an impact in the Lone Star State. Gallegos is ready to get to work right away on his franchise, and is looking forward to the opportunity to run his own business. Continue reading