CHILLICOTHE, Ohio–Petland made Entrepreneur Magazine's 33rd Annual Franchise 500 list. Petland ranked 480 overall on the list. "We are poised for growth as more and more qualified candidates look to the development of their own business to meet financial and lifestyle goals," said Petland development director Jim Whitman.
For its annual ratings of franchises, Entrepreneur considers financial strength, stability, growth rate, size of the franchise system, number of years in business, length of time franchising, start-up costs, litigation, percentage of terminations and whether the company provides financing.
Petland is a franchise operation with more than 150 full service retail pet centers across the United States, Canada, Japan, China, Mexico, South Africa and Israel.
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