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Long Island franchise operations that started here

There are at least 41 Long Island-based companies registered to offer and sell franchises or that currently have franchises, according to the New York attorney general’s Investor Protection Bureau, which is responsible for registering them. Companies must register if they are offering or selling franchises in New York, a deal originates in the state, or if the prospective franchisee is a resident and opening a location in the state. Companies no longer offering or selling in New York don’t have to continue to register, but they can still operate in the state. Details are in the table below.

   When franchise operations began for Long Island-based companies

Chart shows numbers of franchise operations that began and remained on Long Island by year, where available. Years that saw no new franchise operations are not shown. The 2016 figure is to date.

   Details on 41 Long Island-based companies

Franchise CompanyTownFoundedBecame Franchised
A+ Advantage TutoringSmithtown1980s2012
Angel TipsMassapequaN/AN/A
Bestway BasementsDeer Park20062013
Bolla MarketGarden City20072014
BookATailorGreat Neck20122013
Brownstones CoffeeAmityville20102014
CareBuilders At HomeLake Success20122012
Chocolate WorksFreeport20132013
DCAP InsuranceHicksville19861994
Delux Transportation ServicesPort WashingtonN/AN/A
Energy FitnessSt. James20032016
Everything ChristmasNesconset20072014
Four Season SunroomsHolbrookN/AN/A
Freshark Juice BarRockville Centre20132013
Green Cactus GrillCenterport1993N/A
Hands-On Diagnostic CenterRoslyn20142015
Handy PantryNesconset19761977
Hounds Town USARonkonkoma20012008
Ideal Home Care ServicesMedford20092016
InVite HealthWestbury19872015
Island EmpanadaLake Ronkonkoma20112016
La BottegaGarden City20032011
Lloyd StaffingMelville1971N/A; No longer franchising
Minuteman PressFarmingdale19731975
Relocators Syosset20082016
Sea Tow ServicesSouthold19832000
Seriously Spoiled Salon and SpaPatchougue20082014
Sign Me Up Signs & AdvertisingLindenhurst20092016
SkinnyPizzaRoslyn Heights20102015
Smart BrainNew Hyde Park20032005
Super BowlsBohemia20132016
Swirls and TwirlsMassapequa Park20122012
The Rock UndergroundBellmore20102013
The Vine Wine BarMerrick20102016
Utopia Health CareKings Park19832013
Yogurt CrazyGreenlawnN/AN/A

And you can read more about Long Island's franchising trend.

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