Military Times Announces the 42 Best for Vets: Franchises

Selection focuses on financial discounts and corporate policies related to vets

SPRINGFIELD, VA – Military Times today announced its Best for Vets: Franchises 2016 rankings.

The organization comprising Army Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times and Marine Corps Times focused on financial incentives, brand performance and policies that cater to veterans and reservists when conducting and scoring the Best for Vets: Franchises survey, a highly respected, more-than-100-question analysis of a franchise’s efforts to provide veterans an environment for success.

“As with all of the Best for Vets rankings, Best for Vets: Franchises is an editorially independent news project that evaluates the many factors that make an organization a good fit for military veterans and spouses,” said Amanda Miller, editor of Military Times’ Best for Vets rankings and special editions.

The full rankings are available online at,,, and at this link:

Military Times’ series of Best for Vets survey-based rankings includes: Colleges, Career & Technical Colleges, Business Schools, Franchises, Employers, Law Enforcement and Places to Live.

The 2016 Best for Vets: Franchises are:

  1. CruiseOne
  2. TSS Photography
  3. Snap-on Tools
  4. ACFN, the ATM Franchise Business
  5. Sport Clips Haircuts
  6. Budget Blinds
  7. Boulder Designs
  8. Massage Envy Spa
  9. HouseMaster Home Inspections
  10. U.S. Lawns
  11. Matco Tools
  12. Surface Specialists
  13. Batteries Plus Bulbs
  14. Always Best Care Senior Services
  15. Fastsigns International
  16. HomeVestors of America
  17. Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services
  18. Sparkle Wash
  19. Win Home Inspection
  20. Two Men and a Truck
  21. Comfort Keepers
  22. MM Nutrition by Max Muscle
  23. The Great Frame Up
  24. Tailored Living
  25. MRINetwork
  26. CMIT Solutions
  27. Vanguard Cleaning Systems
  28. Coverall
  29. Real Property Management
  30. Border Magic
  31. Young Rembrandts Franchise
  32. Tropical Smoothie Café
  33. Rita’s Water Ice Franchise Co.
  34. Unishippers Global Logistics
  35. IceBorn
  36. Spring-Green Lawn Care
  37. PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans
  38. Padgett Business Services
  39. Caring Transitions
  40. HomeTeam Inspection Service
  41. Foot Solutions
  42. Great Clips


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