There are a couple of categories in franchising that will continue to gather steam in 2010, and for many years to come. There will also be some other interesting things going on in franchising in 2010, and they don’t involve the latest pizza craze, or the launch of a solar-powered pretzel stand.
Green is still the thing, and companies like Solar Universe, and Pro Energy Consultants, will try to help you become more energy efficient in your home and office. Thomas Friedman, author of “The World Is Flat,” talked about the importance of E.T. The franchise industry will continue to create opportunities for would-be franchise owners that want to harness the power of green technology.