Published: January 10, 2023
UNITS Receives Ranking in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 500 List. The UNITS® Moving and Portable Storage team is thrilled to have been named once again to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 list – the iconic ranking of America’s most successful franchises. UNITS ranks as number 322 on this year’s list, up 31 spots from their previous ranking. The magazine editorial team conducts extensive research on each franchising opportunity that applies, factoring key elements designed to gauge a franchise’s strength such as franchise costs and fees, size and growth, brand strength and financial stability. All of these scores are combined into a cumulative score and the 500 top-scoring businesses are named on the Franchise 500® List in order of rankings. This makes the Topo 500 list the premier research tool for prospective franchisees.
This year’s Franchise 500 listing saw an impressive 1,321 brands apply for consideration. Those applicable portable storage companies have the potential to be chosen for inclusion in Entrepreneur Magazine’s esteemed list. This list from Entrepreneur Magazine, which is widely referred to by potential franchisees as a primary research tool. What criteria do these portable storage companies have to meet? The editorial team at Entrepreneur Magazine compiles their ranking based on several factors. Some of these factors include franchise costs, fees, brand strength, size and growth, financial stability and strength, and levels of support provided. Resulting with each franchisor being given a cumulative score to generate the ranking. The top 500 franchises with the highest scores make up the Franchise 500® list that can help portable storage companies gain wider recognition in the business world.
UNITS’ ranking as one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 500 Franchises serves as confirmation to CEO Michael McAlhany and the members of the UNITS team that their hard work makes an impact. This is the fourth consecutive year that UNITS has earned a spot in this ranking. Furthermore, UNITS climbs up 31 spots from last year. According to McAlhany, it is likely due to customers’ appreciation for UNITS’ locally owned and operated structures. This structure is allows each franchisee the ability to provide exceptional customer service. His sentiment is echoed by his sentiment of gratitude for everyone works within UNITS. The dedication from franchisee’s and internal employees helps to provide industry leading performance. Which continues to provide a steady ranking within the highly regarded Franchise 500 List.