Health and fitness companies are taking on the cheeseburger, according to a new AOL ranking of top searches for franchise opportunities.
AOL Search recently released its most searched for franchise opportunities. The list contained the top 10 most searched for business opportunities in the competitive franchise arena, which included such well known brands as McDonaldâ€™s, Subway and Dennyâ€™s.
But the growing Colorado-based Fitness Together Holdings, Inc., the worldâ€™s largest wellness company, also made the list with its two franchised business models: Fitness TogetherÂ®, the worldâ€™s largest personal training organization; and elements therapeutic massageÂ®, a massage therapy concept.
â€œBusinesses that offer fitness services and the opportunity to live a healthier lifestyle have never had more interest from those who want to own their own franchise,â€ said Scott Wendrych, chief sales and marketing officer of Fitness Together Holdings, Inc. â€œIn todayâ€™s economy, people want proven brands for career opportunities that also promote a better society. Today, we are realizing a record number of new people interested in owning their own Fitness TogetherÂ® or elements therapeutic massageÂ® business.â€