(PRWEB) February 24, 2008
Franchise Wire (http://www.franchisewire.com) - the franchise press newswire and distribution service - celebrates the publication of 2000 franchise news stories.
Launched in May 2005, Franchise Wire continues to fulfill its dual objectives of providing a) franchise companies regardless of size with the ability to gain highly focused news exposure, and b) journalists a source for breaking franchising news.
Specializing in news, the publication has grown dramatically in utilization and reach. More than 700 franchise executives and PR representatives have now registered to submit news about 420 different franchising organizations, including franchising companies, franchise associations, franchise lawyers, franchise consultants, franchise brokers and franchise expositions.
Franchise Wire news representation is truly global. The site features franchise news from 23 countries, such as Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Middle East, New Zealand, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States.
News stories published reflect the wide diversity and pervasiveness of franchising with press releases representing 70 separate industry sub sectors. Examples include Automotive Products and Services, Batteries: Retail/Commercial, Children's Services, Construction: Materials, Services & Remodeling, Educational Products & Services, Financial Services, Food: Restaurants, Hair Salons & Services, Insurance, Janitorial Services, Lawn, Garden & Agricultural, Maid & Personal Services, Pest Control Services, Real Estate Services, Senior Care, Travel Agents, Vitamin & Mineral Stores and Weight Control.
Companies utilizing the service encompass many household names in the world of franchising, such as Aaron's Sales & Lease Ownership, AlphaGraphics, AmericInn International, Aussie Pet Mobile, Back Yard Burgers, Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits, Brooke Corporation, Brumby's Bakeries, Canadian Franchise Association, Cartridge World North America, Cendant Hotel Group, Centum Financial Group, CENTURY 21 Canada, Choice Hotels International, Coffee Club, Dale Carnegie & Associates, Dunkin' Donuts, EGS, ERA Canada, Fantastic Sams, FASTSIGNS International, Franchise Association of New Zealand, Franchise Business REVIEW, Franchise Council of Australia, Franchise Expo Paris, Franchise Gator, Franchise New Zealand Magazine, Franchise Payments Network, Franchise Recruiters, Franchise Relationships Institute, Franchise Solutions, Franchise.com, Franchize Consultants (NZ), Francorp, FRANdata, Golds Gym, Harcourts International, Home Instead Senior Care, Howarth Franchising, iFranchise Group, IFX Online, Little Caesar Enterprises, New England Franchise Association, Papa Murphy's, Pirtek, PostNet, Prontaprint, Quebec Franchise Council, Roark Capital Group, Sanderson & Associates, Service Brands International, Snap-on Tools, Sport Clips, Two Men and A Truck International, Volvo Rents, Wingstop, Yogen Fruz Canada and zpizza, to mention a few.
Franchise Wire publishes franchise company news issued direct by franchise companies. The site (http://www.franchisewire.com) enables journalists, commentators and other visitors to search company news by date, company, industry and country. Franchise Wire also provides a free weekly newsletter and an RSS news feed that can be added to My Yahoo! or any other news aggregator.
FranchiseWire.com is a specialist franchising newswire service owned and managed by Franchisefind Ltd. Franchisefind Ltd is a New Zealand-based company dedicated to the provision of quality franchising information. Franchisefind Ltd also operates Franchise Chat (http://www.franchise-chat.com), a leading world franchising news, discussion and information portal established in 1999.