Pepperell, MA – October 5, 2023 – Learning Express Toys and Gifts is thrilled to announce its recent recognition by Franchise Times Magazine as it secures the impressive #349 spot on the esteemed Top 400 list of franchises. This prestigious ranking is a testament to Learning Express’s dedication to delivering exceptional toy and gift retail experiences to customers and franchisees alike.
Franchise Times Magazine, a leading voice in the franchising industry, has released its annual Top 400 list, an exclusive annual ranking of the largest U.S.-based franchise systems by global system-wide sales. The project is the result of a five-month research and reporting effort that leads to the most credible and objective franchise ranking available, said Franchise Times Editor in Chief Laura Michaels.
Learning Express Toys and Gifts has been a consistent leader in the retail industry since its inception, and this latest recognition further cements its position as a prominent player in the franchise world. The company’s commitment to providing high-quality toys and gifts, along with its unwavering support for franchisees, has contributed to its remarkable success.
“We are incredibly proud to have secured a spot on the Franchise Times Magazine Top 400 list,” said Lauren Derse, CEO of Learning Express Toys and Gifts. “This honor means a great deal to me because it reflects the dedication of our entire team, the passion of our franchisees, and the strong relationships we’ve built with our vendors over the past several years.”
Derse went on to explain the significance of franchisee and vendor satisfaction in achieving this milestone. “Our franchisees are the backbone of our business, and their satisfaction is paramount to our success. We strive to provide them with the support, tools, and resources they need to thrive as entrepreneurs. Additionally, our close partnerships with vendors have allowed us to offer a diverse and exceptional product selection that keeps our customers coming back. This recognition from Franchise Times Magazine affirms that our commitment to both franchisee and vendor satisfaction is paying off.”
Learning Express Toys and Gifts has a rich history of nurturing the imaginations of children and providing families with an exceptional shopping experience. With a wide range of toys, games, and gifts carefully selected to promote creativity, learning, and fun, the company has become a beloved destination for families nationwide.
The Franchise Times Magazine Top 400 ranking is just the latest milestone in Learning Express Toys and Gifts’ impressive journey. The company remains dedicated to expanding its footprint, welcoming new franchisees, and enhancing its product offerings to meet the ever-evolving needs of its loyal customers.
To learn more about Learning Express Toys and Gifts and explore franchise opportunities, please visit https://fran.learningexpress.com/franchise.
About Learning Express Toys & Gifts
Learning Express Toys is the nation’s leading franchisor of specialty toy stores with more than 80 locations across the country – each one locally owned and operated. Providing an extraordinary shopping experience, Learning Express Toys & Gifts is best known for its knowledgeable and playful sales staff and its unique product mix (birth – age 14). Believing that everyone who walks through the doors should be WOWED, Learning Express focuses on toys, gifts & experiences that celebrate life’s best moments.
A birthday gift registry, free gift wrapping, free personalization, civic fundraising and regularly scheduled children’s events contribute to the energetic atmosphere and exceptional customer service.
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