CHRISTIAN BROTHERS AUTOMOTIVE FRANCHISE RANKED #357 OVERALL
Christian Brothers Automotive announced today that it has been named to Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500® list, considered the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Christian Brothers Automotive has been rated number 357 overall.
The prestigious award validates the progress the company has made in the past year. In 2017, the brand added 15 locations, bringing the total to 174 locations in communities throughout the United States.
“We are honored to receive this ranking,” said Josh Wall, VP of franchise and strategic development. “As we look forward to 2018, we’re in the perfect position to create stronger relationships between franchisees and guests. We will use these relationships to drive the company to succeed.”
The key factors that go into Entrepreneur’s evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. All franchises are given a cumulative score based on more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores become the Franchise 500® in ranking order.
"This year’s Franchise 500 ranking features both up-and-comers who bring fresh ideas to an ever-changing industry, as well as savvy stalwarts that have thrived for decades. We are proud to highlight and celebrate them all,” says Jason Feifer, editor in chief of Entrepreneur. “Our results show that the industry is strong - and that the most enduring franchisors are those who learn to balance innovation with reliability. That’s how to attract new customers while keeping the old ones happy.”
Christian Brothers Automotive is a professional auto care maintenance and repair company that has made an enormous impression on the industry. They take the hassle of maintaining a vehicle by making it a positive experience through providing knowledge, honesty and genuine car expertise to their services.
Entrepreneurially spirited individuals interested in owning a Christian Brothers Automotive franchise should have the ability to invest $458,950, which includes working capital and a typical franchise fee of $135,000. Plus, Christian Brothers Automotive is a proud partner of the VetFran program. Approved candidates receive 10% off of the total franchise fee. Ideal Christian Brothers Automotive franchise candidates are strong leaders with experience leading a team. They prioritize giving back and engaging with their local community in order to ultimately make a difference for everyone around them.
Over its 39 years in existence, the Franchise 500® has become both a dominant competitive measure for franchisors and a primary research tool for potential franchisees. Christian Brothers Automotive’s position on the ranking is a testament to its strength as a franchise opportunity.