- 18 January 2019
- Transport / Logistics Services
The UPS Store network has been named one of the world’s top franchise brands, according to Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2019 Franchise 500 list. The UPS Store network is the biggest network of retail shipping, postal, print and business service centres in the US.
Among the 1000 companies around the world applying to be on the list of 500, UPS Store managed to be ranked #5. This will be its third year in the top five.
To be included in the list, brands are evaluated on more than 150 data points that include size and growth of the system, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. By focusing on growth and evolving the brand to improve the offering UPS Store makes to its franchisees and ultimately to their customers, so it has managed to be ranked so consistently highly.
“We are honoured to receive this recognition as a top franchise company,” said Chris Adkins, vice president of franchise and business development for The UPS Store, Inc. “At The UPS Store, we strive to be a trusted partner for our franchisees providing support and diverse opportunities to help them achieve their full potential. With over 5,000 locations in North America, The UPS Store carries a strong brand presence across the country with a focus on retailing excellence and world-class customer service,” Adkins added.