Over the years, Weed Man Lawn Care has proven a viable franchise opportunity for motivated entrepreneurs in North America and the U.K. These individuals often find success in a sector that continues to grow, even during periods of economic difficulty. The company, which is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, has offered franchising opportunities since 1976 and continues to grow through a sophisticated marketing strategy that encourages business as well as professional development. To this end, Weed Man Lawn Care works with each of its 130-plus Canadian franchisees to help them maximize their impact, improve efficiency in operations, and leverage the strength of the brand to grow their businesses.
Among its many honors, Weed Man has spent several years as Entrepreneur Magazine’s top lawn care franchise worldwide. The company most recently ranked 89th overall on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500® and has been featured in such publications as the Canadian Business Journal, Franchising.com, and FranchiseWorks.com. Committed to the success of its franchisees, the company offers attractive financing options that assist with software and equipment purchasing, marketing, training, and much more. In Canada, the U.S., and the U.K., the company has established nearly 400 franchises, and has gained an impressive reputation amongst entrepreneurs and industry groups in the process. More than 2,500 people are employed directly by the company at present, along with countless others in ancillary positions.
Founded by the late Desmond Rice, Weed Man Lawn Care opened its doors in 1970 to meet an increasing demand for lawn maintenance and lawn landscaping services. From there, the company evolved to provide solutions for the full spectrum of issues that affect lawn health, including grass diseases, harmful insects and microorganisms, and invasive weeds.
More information on the company and its services can be found at weedmancanada.com.