March 4, 2016

Vanguard Cleaning Systems® Brand Named a Top 100 Global Franchise for 8th Consecutive Year.

SAN MATEO, CA (MARCH 2, 2016). The Vanguard Cleaning Systems® brand was again named to Franchise Direct’s Top 100 Global Franchise list. Ranked number 48, this marks the eighth consecutive year that the Vanguard® franchise has been named to the Franchise Direct list.

“It is an honor to once again be named a Top 100 Global Franchise by Franchise Direct”, said Steve McConnell, VP Marketing for Vanguard Cleaning Systems, Inc. “It is a tribute to the Master Franchisees and their Janitorial Franchises.”

Vanguard Cleaning Systems brand named to Franchise Direct's Top Global Franchise list

The Top 100 Global Franchises

Franchise Direct’s Top 100 Global Franchises list is a research based ranking of the world’s top 100 franchises. The ranking is compiled by considering a host of criteria, including number of franchise units, system revenue, stability and growth, years of operation, market expansion, as well as demonstration of best practices for franchisee support, and established environmental policy

About the Vanguard Cleaning Systems® Brand

Founded in 1984, the Vanguard Cleaning Systems organization is built upon over 3,000 independently owned and operated franchised commercial cleaning businesses, which are licensed and supported by a Master Franchise network of 53 independent regional offices throughout North America. Vanguard® franchised commercial cleaning businesses service more than 15,000 businesses, healthcare companies, educational facilities, and non-profit organizations.

The Vanguard brand has been included among the top 50 franchises of Entrepreneur magazine’s annual Franchise 500 list for eight consecutive years. You can learn more about the Vanguard Cleaning Systems franchise organization at www.vanguardcleaning.ca.