Franchise News India: Chem-Dry, the world’s largest carpet and rug cleaning franchise, has signed an agreement to expand into India. Chem-Dry is in the midst of its fastest global expansion in more than a decade and is partnering with Regional Master Franchises to expand the brand across India.
Chem-Dry’s newest master franchisee is Hemendra Shah, based in Chennai in the Tamil Nadu region. “We believe the value for this franchise system in this market place cannot be compared with the value of any other franchise system operating here, whether in this field or any other home services sector,” said Shah. “We are excited to be a part of the Chem-Dry family and to bring its superior, healthier cleaning system to people in this region.”
In addition to its relationship with Shah, Chem-Dry is working with Mr. Arunabh Sinha to develop additional Regional Master Franchises throughout the remainder of India. “Chem-Dry is one of the best companies in the world and we are seeking additional Regional Master License Owners throughout the country,” commented Sinha. “Given Chem-Dry’s proven business model and the untapped potential in Tier 1 and Tier 2 Cities, we are very excited to represent and help to grow the brand in India.”
Founded in 1977, Chem-Dry began global operations in 1986 and has been Entrepreneur magazine’s top-rated floor surface cleaning franchise for 26 consecutive years. Chem-Dry expects to continue adding new master franchise partners in other countries through 2014.
Chem-Dry has more than 3,500 units worldwide and serves 10,000 homes a day. Its green-certified solution and proprietary hot carbonating extraction process deliver a faster-drying, deeper, healthier cleaning.