Cabin Fever Will Drive a Franchise Explosion

There are available franchise opportunities that can satisfy a wide range of prospective franchisees. From fast food concepts to children’s services there are franchises that require an affordable investment that can meet an increase in customer demand.

Cabin Fever Will Drive a Franchise Explosion

Ed Teixeira is Chief Operating Officer of Franchise Grade and was the founder and President of FranchiseKnowHow, L.L.C. a franchise consulting firm.

By Ed Teixeira. VP Franchise Grade, Author, MA Economics, Industry Partner Stony Brook U.,Advisory Board Pace U. Lubin School

The havoc caused by the Pandemic has given a new meaning to the term cabin fever which is typically attributed to a bad winter. Instead, this recent case of cabin fever has lasted throughout the spring, summer and winter. As the disruption caused by the Pandemic begins to subside with more of us getting vaccinated people are looking to break out from being stuck at home.

Whether its recently overcrowded restaurants, golf courses or a surge in vacation rentals, people want to get out. This movement has started to translate into an increased focus on franchise opportunities. Every credible franchise forecast predicts a very active 2021 for the franchise industry. If there is one thing the franchise model proved during the Pandemic is its resilience to withstand it’s negative impact that caused so many independently owned small and medium businesses to close.

There are available franchise opportunities that can satisfy a wide range of prospective franchisees. From fast food concepts to children’s services there are franchises that require an affordable investment that can meet an increase in customer demand.

Consider the disruption in children’s lives by their not being able to attend school or participate in recreational actives. Parents of school age children will want to make up for these losses by utilizing the various services provided by children’s franchise brands from tutoring to creative arts to recreational programs.

A good resource is, which presents over 2,500 franchise opportunities that prospective franchisees can view at no cost. Visitors can use filters to find the type of franchise they prefer, the amount of investment and compare various franchise opportunities.

Now is the time to shake off that cabin fever and take that next step by finding that franchise opportunity that fulfills your vision and meets your budget.

Currently the VP of Franchise Development for Franchise Ed has over 35 years in the franchise industry as a franchise executive and franchisee. He has an MA in Economics from Northeastern U. Mr.Teixeira franchise experience has included the retail, manufacturing, home health care, medical staffing and GPS fleet tracking industries. Ed has experience with international licensing in Asia, Europe, and South America and was a contributor to Forbes Magazine and is qualified by the International Center for Dispute Resolution as an international franchise expert. He is also a faculty member of and have Lecturer at Stony Brook University Business School on the subject of Franchising. Contact Ed at: [email protected] Visit his website:

PRESS RELEASE – Franchise Growth Solutions Exhibits Innovative Franchise Brands.

COME OUT TO THE INTERNATIONAL FRANCHISE SHOW…Franchise Growth Solutions Expands Internationally as Exhibitor and Speaker at The International Franchise Expo May 30 to June 01, 2019 at New York’s Javits Center

“We’ll be showcasing some of the most innovative and exciting franchise brands of the year.” Gary Occhiogrosso – Founder, Franchise Growth Solutions, LLC.
NEW YORK MAY 27, 2019

Franchise Growth Solutions LLC, the New York-based strategic planning, franchise development and sales organization, headed by franchise industry expert, Gary Occhiogrosso, will exhibit at the International Franchise Expo, May 30 – June 01, 2019, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

Mr. Occhiogrosso, a 30-year veteran of single and multi-unit franchise development and sales, was instrumental in the launch and growth of nationally recognized franchises including Ranch *1, Desert Moon Fresh Mexican Grille, and brands found under the 100+ unit multi-brand franchisor, TRUFOODS, LLC.

From booth #646, Franchise Growth Solutions will showcase some of 2019’s hottest franchise opportunities: Acai Express®, Riko’s® Thin Crust Pizza, Balloon Kings®, and MATTO Espresso® to an estimated 20,000 entrepreneurs and future business owners. Occhiogrosso revealed, “We’ll be showcasing some of the most innovative and exciting franchise brands of the year.”
With additional credentials as an in demand public speaker on franchise success, and as an adjunct instructor at NYU, and Contributor to Forbes.

Occhiogrosso will also moderate two panel discussions entitled. At the first discussion “ Private Equity and Franchising” scheduled for Thursday May 30th at 10am, Occhiogrosso will host a discussion between franchisors and private equity investment professionals on how to find capital, the best ways to position franchises for growth/investment, and a checklist of what is required for strategic partnership in the eyes of the investment community. “This is my favorite venue to present this panel, we bring together Emerging Brands and Private Equity Investors to discuss ways to capitalize on the fired-up equity markets in Franchising,” added Occhiogrosso. The second event titled “Using Your Digital to Sell Franchises” is scheduled for Thursday May 30th at 4pm and will cover how Franchisors can maximize their franchise solicitation by tapping into the vast array of tools now available in the digital world. Occhiogrosso said “This panel will feature experts in the Internet marketing industry who will share tips and best practices designed to create accelerated lead generation for their franchise sales effort.” The events are free as part of the attendance fee for the Franchise Expo.

The International Franchise Expo in New York City is the largest franchise show of its kind in the country. The three-day show traditionally attracts over 20,000 attendees and over 400 national and international franchise opportunities.

Franchise Growth Solutions, LLC is a strategic planning, franchise development and sales organization offering franchise sales, digital advertising, brand development, strategic planning, real estate selection, architectural development, vendor management, lead generation, and PR including social media. Franchise Growth Solutions’ proven “Coach, Mentor & Grow®” system puts both franchisors and potential franchisees on the fast track to growth. Membership in Franchise Growth Solutions’ client portfolio is by recommendation only.

For information on Franchise Growth Solutions or any of its franchise opportunities, please contact Gary Occhiogrosso at (917) 991-2465 OR email at [email protected]

Franchise Money Maker
CLICK HERE NOW: Franchise your company, expand your brand, collect your royalties!