ORANGE, Calif. (Jan. 22, 2015) — Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), parent company of Budget Blinds and Tailored Living, is proud to announce that both home franchise brands are featured on the 2015 Entrepreneur annual Franchise 500 list of top franchise brands. The 2015 rankings place Budget Blinds at No. 50 on the list, and Tailored Living at No. 367.
Budget Blinds has been featured on the Franchise 500 list for nearly 20 years, holding the top rank in the window-covering category since 1996. Budget Blinds has climbed five spots on this year’s list from its ranking of No. 55 in 2014. This is Tailored Living’s first year featured on the acclaimed list, coming it at No. 367. This is the first time that both Home Franchise Concepts brands, Budget Blinds and Tailored Living, have been featured on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 list.
Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 ranks the best franchisees based on financial and statistical data reflected in surveys taken by franchisors across the country. The annual list reflects companies ranked by the same criteria. 2015 marks the 36th year that Entrepreneur has published the Franchise 500.
“We are honored to see both Budget Blinds and Tailored Living on the Franchise 500 list for the first time together. We attribute Home Franchise Concepts’ success and growth to the hardworking Budget Blinds and Tailored Living franchisees that have stood behind our brands with commitment and dedication,” said Chad Hallock, CEO of Home Franchise Concepts. “The growth we’ve seen due to our franchisees’ hard work in 2014 has been exceptional, with Budget Blinds adding 70 new territories and Tailored Living adding 36 new territories.”
About Home Franchise Concepts
Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) is the parent company of Budget Blinds® and Tailored Living® featuring Premier Garage®, LLC. Budget Blinds offers customers a full line of quality window coverings including shutters, shades, blinds and draperies. Tailored Living offers homeowners high quality organizational solutions for their garages, closets, pantries, family rooms, home offices and more through complimentary in-home consultations. Based in Orange, Calif., Home Franchise Concepts has over 1,100 franchise territories serving nearly 7,500 cities throughout the United States and Canada. For more information on Home Franchise Concepts, visit homefranchiseconcepts.com.
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