Wag N’ Wash President and Pack Leader Rob Flanagan was featured in December’s edition of Franchise Times’ “Living Large” series.
Flanagan discussed his emphasis on enhanced communication between franchisor and franchisee and how it has resulted in the use of multiple platforms like email, webinars and downloadable materials to make sure all in the system are tuned into developments on strategic initiatives.
He also talked about growth plans for the company for 2019.
This has been a busy year for Wag N’ Wash Natural Food and Bakery! Known for its proven concepts in delivering outstanding service and quality in the pet industry, as well as its strong franchisee support network, this year has been full of growth for Wag N’ Wash – The brand now has locations in eight states!
The franchise was featured by several media outlets in 2018, including Franchise Today, when President Rob Flanagan shared his expertise on the booming pet industry, and Franchising.com, which discussed Wag N’ Wash’s national partnership and campaign with the nonprofit organization, Freedom Service Dogs. Wag N’ Wash also appeared on WCCO-TV (CBS Minnesota), as well as other local TV segments earlier in 2018.
Additionally, the brand received a few exciting recognitions:
Wag N’ Wash landed a spot on the esteemed Franchise Times Top 200+ list alongside the country’s largest franchise systems.
Franchise Gator named Wag N’ Wash #4 on their “Top 100 Emerging Brands” list and #48 in the “Fastest Growing Brands” category.
Every December, Entrepreneur announces which franchise categories they predict will be the “hottest” in the year ahead. The booming pet industry made the list, and Wag N’ Wash landed a spot among other top franchises in this category.
Factors considered for Entrepreneur’s ranking include data collected over the past year on businesses that are just beginning to franchise in large numbers, and of existing franchises that are experiencing a lot of growth even in more established industries. Expert intuition is also considered, as the magazine has been covering the franchise industry for 40-plus years, making predictions about which franchises will be trending.
As Wag N’ Wash looks ahead to 2019, the franchise will continue to pave the path for guardians to receive top-quality products and services for their companions.
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