From driver to franchisee: A unique perspective for franchisee Tyler Whalen

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Written by Erik Sargent

Of all the things that encapsulate what we stand for at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, perhaps no story fits better than Tyler Whalen’s.

From working on the frontline and climbing his way up to participating in Mary Ellen’s Moving People Forward® Scholarship program and ultimately becoming a successful multi-unit TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisee, Whalen has been a walking billboard for how this company promotes from within and works hard to move people along in their careers. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisees stress recruiting, having proper teams in place for summer workload

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-Written by Erik Sargent

When you’ve been in business for over 30 years and completed over 7 million system moves like we have at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, it’s clear that it has been more than just luck that got us to this point.

To match our outstanding services and attention to detail on each and every move we complete, one thing has remained constant from day one until now – quality employees. It’s what makes us continue pushing forward at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, and what has allowed us to open more than 350 franchise locations across four different countries. Continue reading

Franchisees around the country prepare their teams for the year’s busiest weekend

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Hard-working frontline employees are what drive TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® to new heights year after year, and this weekend, teams from coast to coast will be hustling as they endure the year’s Busiest Move Weekend.

With 6,200 moves on the books and 3,100 trucks expected to be on the roads, we’ll be out in full force helping to ease the moving process for our customers. Meanwhile, our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK franchisees have been working to get their teams prepared for the busy weekend, and there’s quite a bit that goes into this process. Continue reading

Florida franchisee applies Home Office work experience into franchise ownership position

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-Written by Erik Sargent

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® franchisees come from all different professional backgrounds, and that’s what allows our franchisee network to be so diverse and a fantastic resource for new owners in the system.

For Franchisee Pete Ruffing – who operates the Jacksonville and St. Augustine locations in Fla. – his TWO MEN AND A TRUCK journey started when he worked for the Home Office location in Lansing, Mich., as a franchise business consultant. Ruffing was able to learn the system from a broader perspective overseeing franchise operations, and the allure of the frontline lifestyle was what interested him in becoming a franchisee. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® continues expansion with opening of Wyoming location

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-Written by Erik Sargent

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® continues to forge ahead as a moving company, and early in 2018, we entered a new U.S. state – Wyoming.

Franchisees Rob Graham and Justin Woods officially opened their Cheyenne location mid-February, and completed their first move on February 22. Wyoming is the 43rd state the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK brand currently operates in, and allows us to extend our moving services to even more people across the U.S. Continue reading

Franchisees preparing to strengthen teams with Career Move Month

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-Written by Erik Sargent

The basis of our business is providing the best moving services possible to as many customers as we can, and this starts by hiring the best staff possible at each of our franchise locations.

Our franchisees take this very seriously, and each March, the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK family embarks on our Career Move Month campaign, which is designed to bring in a wave of new hires at every level of the company as we prepare for our busiest season – summertime. Continue reading

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® provides a seamless process for franchise ownership

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-Written by Erik Sargent

The world of franchising is fantastic opportunity for those looking to own a business in a proven system of success, and one of the best routes for franchising is owning a moving company. The top moving company for franchising is the international moving company TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, which have been the leaders in the industry for over 30 years. Continue reading