2022 Franchise 500 Rank
#111 Ranked #181 last year
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Initial investment
$106K - $436K
Units as of 2022
326 7.9% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Two Men and a Truck

Industry
Services (Other)
Related Categories
Moving/Junk-Removal Services
Founded
1985
Parent Company
ServiceMaster Brands
Leadership
Randy Shacka, President
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More from Two Men and a Truck

Headquartered in Michigan, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK is the first and largest franchised moving company in North America. We provide our customers with the highest level of service in both local and long-distance moving, as well as packing, storage, junk removal, delivery, and in-home moving services. We move homes, apartments, sky rise office buildings, businesses, and everything in between – from very small to very large. With more than 35 years of experience in the moving industry, we tailor each move to fit our customers’ needs and budget.

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We pride ourselves on providing innovative and convenient service options, and we continue to take customer feedback while conducting research on logistics and technology to offer the highest-quality service and experience to customers. Franchises across the system are implementing these new service options, which not only helps extend our reach and services from coast to coast but gives our franchisees even more service opportunities to grow their businesses and increase their revenues.

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TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s commitment to providing outstanding customer service has been consistently recognized with a 96 percent customer referral rating and numerous accolades. In 2022, Entrepreneur magazine ranked TWO MEN AND A TRUCK No. 111 as one of the top 500 franchises in the U.S and ranked the company No. 1 in the moving/junk removal category for the third year in a row. In 2021, Franchise Business Review named TWO MEN AND A TRUCK a top Recession-Proof Business and Top Multi-Unit Franchise.

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Currently there are more than 350 locations and 3,000 trucks operating in 46 U.S. states in addition to Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK has performed more than 9 million moves since its inception in 1985 and the company has seen consistent monthly growth dating back to December 2009.

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1989 (33 years)
# of employees at HQ
180
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
326 (as of 2022)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
3400 Belle Chase Wy.
Lansing, MI 48911

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Two Men and a Truck franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$30,000 - $85,000
Initial Investment
$105,500 - $435,600
Net Worth Requirement
$150,000 - $400,000
Cash Requirement
$80,000 - $150,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
5 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing
Two Men and a Truck has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

Classroom Training
40 hours
Additional Training
First-time franchisee training
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Marketing Planning & Support
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
4-12
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021