The appeal of franchising includes the fact that there are many, many franchising options
available for consideration. That simple fact also means that the process of finding the
right opportunity can be time-consuming.
Fortunately, for an article titled “The Top Franchise in Every Industry,” Entrepreneur.com
has prepared what it refers to as its “Best of the Best list: the 97 franchises that ranked at
the top of their industry categories in Entrepreneur’s 2014 Franchise 500®.”
We at Sintel found this of particular interest due to the momentum we’ve witnessed in
mid-life career changes and older entrepreneurs entering into the franchise sector, a major
area of our Point of Sale (POS) expertise.
Entrepreneur.com writes that the rankings were based on “objective quantifiable criteria,
including system size, growth and financial strength and stability,” and that although “not
a recommendation of any particular company,” their list is a great starting point to find
the best franchising opportunities.
The post further states, “Research should also include reading the company’s legal
documents, consulting with an attorney and an accountant, and talking to existing
The helpful summary has the following 13 over-arching sections, each with a number of
sub-categories: Automotive, Business Services, Children’s Businesses, Financial
Services, Food/Full-Service, Health, Maintenance, Personal Care, Pets, Recreation,
Retail, Services and Tech.
If you’re planning on getting into franchising, don’t wait until late in the game to plan for
your POS system. The benefits of establishing an early relationship with your POS
company are many — not just in demystifying the process and determining the optimal
system, but even before you decide on a franchise direction.
Read the full Entrepreneur.com post here.
Sintel Systems is unique in that we are the only full-service POS provider, from software
development to our unparalleled ongoing support. We form lasting partnerships with our
clients that you simply can’t get from a reseller.
If you are interested in learning more about Sintel’s POS systems and how our inside
knowledge and support can impact your future, call us for a complimentary phone
Sintel Systems is the only direct to end user full-service provider of tailored Point of Sale systems across retail, restaurant and service industries, including frozen yogurt shops, pizzerias, sushi restaurants, cafés and retail stores.
As a single source for business solutions, our experienced, knowledgeable team negotiates the complex POS landscape for you to enable you to find the right POS system for your business and budget. Hardware – Software – Support