2018 TWO MEN AND A TRUCK scholarship winner opens her first franchise in the state of New Jersey

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Moving forward – it’s a theme that is talked about often in the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK family, and one we love talking about when it comes to our employees and franchisees.

This is evident in all levels of the company, especially with our Mary Ellen’s Moving People Forward Scholarship program, which was designed to take managers in the system, and put them through training and educational programs, ultimately choosing a winner at the end  to be awarded $50,000 toward their own franchise. This is a great opportunity for people to elevate their careers, and our 2018 winner, Liz Friedmann, recently opened her own location, in partnership with the franchisee team she was part of, and is settling into her new role. Continue reading

Franchisee Success Stories: Stephen Milne

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-Written by Erik Sargent

It’s no secret that the clean, white TWO MEN AND A TRUCK moving trucks that occupy neighborhoods all across America leave an impact on the people who see them driving every day.

For Multi-unit Franchisee Stephen Milne it was this sighting that first introduced him to our brand and years later, he would end up joining our family and becoming a successful franchisee. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK expands into Reno, Nevada with franchisee who’s no stranger to franchising

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-Written by Erik Sargent

The goal at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK always has been and always will be to offer our industry-leading moving services to as many customers as possible, and a big part of this starts with expanding our number of franchise locations.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK brand recently moved into another important city – Reno, Nevada.

New Franchisee Russ Riggs moved to Reno four years ago with his wife, and immediately fell in love with the area. He already had experience in the world of franchising, but noticed one key business was lacking in Reno – high-quality, professional moving services. After working through the process of owning his own TWO MEN ANDA TRUCK location, he just recently opened the brand’s first location in Reno. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK recently recognized by Franchise Business Review in two categories

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Although a large focus for us here at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK will always be our customer service, we also put a heavy emphasis on many other aspects of our business – most notably our franchise model and satisfaction of our franchisees.

This franchise model is what has propelled our company from a local business to an international success, and we’re always looking for ways to continue growing our business while bringing in successful, business-minded individuals. This month, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK was able to pick up two more forms of recognition from the popular franchising website – Franchise Business Review. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchising team continues to expand their franchise locations

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Written by Erik Sargent

Part of what makes the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee network so successful is the wide-range of experience our franchisees have, either within our franchise system or previous careers they’ve had.

With over 350 franchise locations in 44 different states, we have a little bit of everything with our franchisees, and sometimes these different backgrounds pair up and create ownership teams that can take locations to new heights. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisees prepare teams for busiest moving weekend of the year

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Being a TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee requires a strong attention to detail all year long in order to keep the business running strong, but perhaps no time is more important than during the busy moving season, which typically runs from April through September.

For the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK brand, the moving peak is this weekend, which we call “Busiest Move Weekend”. An astounding 6,200 moves are expected to be completed by our movers across the country at our franchise locations, with more than 3,100 trucks used and 430,000 miles driven. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® franchising model earns national recognition from Forbes

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-Written by Erik Sargent

At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, we are constantly striving to put out the best franchising model possible so that our current franchisees are able to build and grow their operations, and that new and potential owners see the opportunity for success.

It’s a constant effort, but it’s one that often pays off, as it did this week when our franchising model was recognized on the national scale. Continue reading