RIVERVIEW, Fla. (Feb. 20, 2013) – As the franchise industry is on the rise and a growing number of people are turning toward entrepreneurship for employment, BlueGrace® Logistics (www.mybluegrace.com) is proving itself as a leader in its respective industry and offering business opportunities with an unmatched franchise model.
According to a recent study by the International Franchise Association, the number of franchise establishments in the U.S. increased by 1.5 percent last year, with a prediction that the number will further increase
in 2013 by another 1.4 percent. BlueGrace Logistics continues to over-deliver, proving the value of its franchise offering. The company exceeded industry expectations and grew by 7,378 percent over the past three years. What's most impressive is that BlueGrace Logistics was the fastest growing, privately owned company on the 2012 Inc. 500 list to offer franchise opportunities.
“The current state of our nation’s job market is driving people to create careers for themselves, seeking out opportunities that match their needs to become successful entrepreneurs,” says Bobby Harris, President and CEO of BlueGrace Logistics. “We’re much more than a logistics company, we’re a true consultant of transportation and business development. We owe our growth and success to our valued franchisees and employees who are committed to supporting their efforts.”
From small business to enterprise level accounts, their technology and service offerings are unparalleled, making the franchise opportunity even more valuable. BlueGrace currently holds a complete listing of nationally established accolades, which extend exponential value to new franchisees. Franchise opportunities with BlueGrace Logistics are perfect for entrepreneurs looking for a supportive platform as well as those already engrained in the industry. The brand provides a strong standard franchise model with levels of customization based on experience, industry knowledge and preferred service offerings.
“As a successful business and franchisor, we have a great responsibility to educate each prospective franchisee on the complete package of BlueGrace Logistics and the state of the industry in which we do business,” added Harris. “We understand everyone has specific needs to begin a successful partnership, so sharing the constituents of our established brand is exciting for us and our new partners. Our strategy includes a specific level of customization for our franchisees, based on their needs and expectations of our company. The level and depth at which we take the time to consult and educate each prospect really sets us apart from any other franchise model.”
The BlueGrace business model provides initial and ongoing training, access to proprietary systems, business consulting and support, access to leverage all of BlueGrace’s superior carrier relationships and the opportunity to sell to businesses nationwide.
About BlueGrace Logistics
Founded in 2007, BlueGrace Logistics offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers throughout the United States. Based in Riverview, Fla. with satellite offices in Salt Lake City and Chicago, the company has increased sales by more than 400 percent since 2009. BlueGrace launched its franchise program in early 2011 as part of its strategic growth plan and currently has 26 franchises established across the U.S. The company offers best-in-class freight services and support, including Less Than Truckload; Truckload Services; International and Domestic Air Freight; Ocean Freight; Parcel Shipment; Logistics Management; State-of-the-Art Technology; Service Desk Support; and Auditing Services. For more information, visit www.mybluegrace.com.
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