Window World’s Ranking Climbs in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500
Replacement Window and Exterior Remodeling Franchise Earns Spot in Highly Competitive Annual List
February 11, 2021
N. WILKESBORO, N.C. – (February 11, 2021) – Window World®, America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, is excited to announce its ranking climbed in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®. Window World ranked number 268 this year for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power. Last year, the Franchise 500 ranked Window World number 356.
Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 is the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Placement in the Franchise 500 is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, making it one of Window World’s most competitive rankings ever.
“Earning a spot in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list demonstrates Window World’s strength as a company, and improving our ranking displays our growth and success,” says Window World CEO and Chairman Tammy Whitworth. “Window World offers quality service and products for consumers, and they share that information with other potential clients. That leads to a promising future for franchise owners.”
This is the 42nd year of the Franchise 500 list. The key factors that go into the evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability.
This comes after Window World broke into the top 200 of the Franchise Times Top 200+®, an annual ranking of the 500 largest United States franchise brands. Window World ranked number 123 in the latest list. The company also maintained its authority as the number one replacement and remodeling company in the 2020 REMODELING 550 list. It is also ranked as the number one national home improvement and remodeling company in Qualified Remodeler’s 2020 Top 500 list.
To view Window World in the full ranking, visit www.entrepreneur.com/franchise500. Results can also be seen in the January/February 2021 issue of Entrepreneur.
About Window World®
Window World®, headquartered in North Wilkesboro, N.C., is America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, with more than 200 locally owned franchises nationwide. Founded in 1995, the company sells and installs windows, siding, doors and other exterior products, with over 19 million windows sold to date. Window World is an ENERGY STAR® partner and its windows, vinyl siding and Therma-Tru doors have all earned the Good Housekeeping Seal. Through its charitable foundation, Window World Cares®, Window World and its franchisees provide funding for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. Since its inception in 2008, the foundation has raised over $11.75 million for St. Jude. Window World also supports veterans and the military through its Window World Military Initiative (WWMI). WWMI defines Window World’s commitment to honor and serve America’s veterans, active military, and military families across the entire franchise system by focusing on three pillars: Careers, Community Outreach, and Partnerships. The Veterans Airlift Command (VAC) has been a partner since 2008. During that time, Window World has contributed over $2.5 million in flights and donations to the organization. For more information, visit WindowWorld.com or call 1-800 NEXTWINDOW. For home improvement and energy efficiency tips, décor ideas and more, follow Window World on Facebook and Twitter.