Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2014
H.U.M.A.N. (“Helping Unite Mankind And Nutrition”), an award-winning healthy vending franchise and the leading distributor of convenient healthy foods, has ranked on Entrepreneur Magazine’s list of Fastest-Growing Franchises as the #1 vending franchise and #51 overall.
“We’re proud to be ranked as Entrepreneur Magazine’s fastest-growing vending franchise,” said Sean Kelly, CEO & Co-Founder of HUMAN. “Being that our mission is to make healthy food more convenient than junk food, growing our franchise network is crucial, and we’re excited to see the positive changes our family of franchisees have made in their communities thus far.”
Entrepreneur Magazine’s Fastest-Growing Franchises ranking is based on the number of new franchise units added in the U.S. and Canada from July 2012 to July 2013, as verified by Entrepreneur's Franchise 500®.
Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® is the world’s first and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized by entrepreneurs and franchisors as a top competitive tool of measurement, the Franchise 500® measures franchises’ financial strength and stability, growth rate, and system size.
With the USDA’s “Smart Snacks In School” rules coming into effect on July 1, 2014, HUMAN anticipates that it will add significant franchise units to meet schools’ demands for healthy vending machines and USDA-compliant healthy snacks.
To view HUMAN’s ranking, visit: http://www.entrepreneur.com/franchises/fastestgrowing/index.html. Results can also be seen in the February issue of Entrepreneur now on newsstands.
For information on becoming a HUMAN franchisee, please click here.
HUMAN (“Helping Unite Mankind And Nutrition”) is a one-of-a-kind nutritional distribution platform that uses healthy vending machines, self-service healthier convenience stores, and the SnackNation direct delivery service to bring healthier, better-for-you foods and drinks to people in the most convenient manner possible. HUMAN is America’s leading distributor of convenient healthy foods whose mission is to create “Easy Nutrition Everywhere” and its vision is to make healthy food more convenient than junk food. HUMAN can be found in over 2,000 schools, offices, hospitals, health clubs, YMCAs, and other locations in over 40 U.S. states, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The “better-for-you” platform delivers a wide variety of healthy snacks, fresh produce, coffees, and locally-sourced foods. In addition to providing healthful food options, HUMAN healthy automated retail storefronts provide nutrition education via high-definition LCD screens that display streaming videos and other digital content.
HUMAN has been ranked by Inc. Magazine as the #168th Fastest Growing Private Company in America, by Entrepreneur Magazine as the #1 Vending Franchise in the 2014 Franchise 500, and by Forbes as one of “America’s Most Promising Companies” (two years in a row).
HUMAN donates 10% of profits to charities that fight the causes of childhood obesity and malnutrition, with a predominate recipient of those funds being HUMAN’s non-profit arm, HUMAN Everywhere.