America's #1 Franchise Directory, Trusted for Over 15 Years

Franchise Friday Mini Profiles!

The State of Michigan

View a brief outline here for the State of Michigan franchise profile. Find out how many franchised businesses are operating within Michigan and the annual economic output of its franchise industry. You can also view valuable information on associations you can contact if you are interested in setting up or locating a francise within Michigan. Also you can view a recent pdf article relating to what you should know about franchising in Michigan and the types of questions you should be asking before investing in a franchise or business opportunity. You will also find a short list of some of the franchise and business opportunities already operating within Michigan. Click on the individual links for more info on each profile...

The Mini Facts!

michigan lakeNickname: The Great Lake State Capital: Lansing Population: 37.7 million

Franchise Fun Facts!

Franchised Businesses: 23,851 Employment in Franchising: 322,445 Economic Output of Franchising: $18.9 billion Michigan amended its Franchise Law in 1984 which simplified the process by which franchisors register to do business in Michigan and place upon the prospective franchisor more responsibility in the evaluation of his/her new business relationship. For a complete evaluation of franchising in Michigan you should visit The Official State of Michigan government web portal, and for information on franchising in particluar consult this pdf document: Michigan Franchise Guide

Some franchises operating in Michigan state:

Click on the links to view individual profiles for more information:

List of Franchises

Arby's Inc
Athlete's Foot
Charley's Grilled Subs
Budget Blinds
Computer Explorers
Express Employment Professionals
Lawn Doctor
Two Men and a Truck
My Gym
Associations you can contact: Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Centers (SBTDC): To contact the Small Business & Technology Development centers in Michigan call 616-331-7480. The SBTDCs are better for those further along in business rather than those just starting a business. Midwest Women Business Owners Development Team (EXCEL!)

600 W. Lafayette Detroit, MI 48226 313.961.4748 Michigan Minority Business Development Council (MMBDC) SBA's Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) is excellent for those first starting a business. If you would like to leave me a comment on any franchise queries you may have please do so here and I will get back to you, Have a great weekend, Franchise Reporter

comments powered by Disqus

Your Request List

You can add items by clicking the "Add to Request List" button or checkbox when you find something you're interested in.

You may add up to 15 items to your Request List

Your request list will follow you around the site.

When you are ready to complete your request for free information, click "Submit" in your Request List.

Why not get started by browsing our New Franchise Opportunities or Low Cost Franchise Directory?

You may only enter 15 items in your Request List.

To request information from your selected companies, just fill in the form and click "Submit".

OK, got it

Request Info From:


Your List is Empty

You can add items by checking the "Request FREE Info" boxes.

* indicates required field

Optional Information

Join our mailing list!

We share your information only with your selected franchises.