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Welcome to our blog! Here, you’ll find current events, announcements for things like new franchise openings, and deep dives into special topics, and frequently asked questions. If you’re considering opening a franchise with Batteries Plus, this is a great resource to keep your eye on. As always, be sure to contact us when you’d like more information on what you’ve read here.

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Why Essential Businesses Need To Be Part Of Your Multi-Unit Franchise Portfolio

This year, business owners across multiple industries have had to learn some painful lessons. More than half of the 132,580 businesses listed on Yelp  reported being permanently closed due to COVID-19 in July 2020. Restaurants have taken the hardest hit, but retail businesses weren’t far behind. Those in the fitness and beauty space have also experienced high

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How Batteries Plus Is Winning Locally In An Online World

Over the past 20 years, online retailers like Amazon have dramatically reshaped the retail landscape. While many brick-and-mortar retailers have struggled in the face of these challenges, Batteries Plus has continued to thrive, carving out our own unique space in the retail and commercial landscape. So, how do we compete with the online giants? Batteries

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Franchisees Wanted: Why Now Is The Perfect Time To Invest In Batteries Plus

Batteries Plus is now taking applications in a number of new territories, some of which have previously been closed. If you’ve expressed interest in a particular region that was closed in the past, you might be wondering why these areas are available now. A number of factors go into that decision. First and foremost, we

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Batteries Plus: A Tech Company That Happens To Sell Batteries

You know us as the go-to source for batteries, light bulbs, key fobs and cell phone repair. What you might not know is just how much we invest in new technologies. Batteries Plus supports its franchisees with the latest in proprietary technology, plus we’re constantly rolling out new resources to remain on the cutting edge.

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Franchisee Face-To-Face Moving Past COVID-19

As part of our recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Batteries Plus CEO Scott Williams is visiting franchisees in order to hear their stories. His most recent visit took him to store #282 in Overland Park, Kansas where he spoke with Dan and Vicky Kopp and Memo Rodriguez about the initial challenges the pandemic posed, the advantage

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How Flexibility Has Helped Batteries Plus Meet Marketplace Challenges

Batteries Plus has been franchising since 1992. It’s been nearly 30 years since we opened our first franchise store and in that time our store owners have seen a lot. Yet despite hurricanes, tornadoes, financial crises, and more, our franchisees continue to thrive. Even in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have continued to

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Batteries Plus is a Reliable Brand in Times of Need

Batteries Plus would like to take the opportunity to thank our franchisees and their staff for keeping our stores open during this time. They are the individuals on the front lines, making sure that our communities can power and light their homes and businesses. 30 Years of Serving Our Communities As a company, Batteries Plus

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Franchise Support: Providing Owners With Ongoing Assistance

At Batteries Plus, we take pride in providing our franchisees with ongoing, comprehensive support. Before your grand opening, you’ll be given extensive training to help teach you everything you need to know about batteries and bulbs. But what about after you’ve opened your store? As a Batteries Plus franchisee you’ll never go it alone. You’ll receive ongoing assistance

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Franchise Training: Setting New Owners Up For Success

Batteries Plus has helped people from all walks of life become store owners through our extensive, world-class franchise training. Batteries Plus has been recognized as a leading franchise by a number of industry-accredited publications ranging from Forbes® magazine to Entrepreneur® magazine, Franchise Times® and more. If you’ve considered purchasing a franchise of your own, you might be wondering if you have

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