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December 14, 2016
Wild Birds Unlimited Expands Reach in North Carolina Thanks to Local Multi-Unit Franchisees
By WBU Inc | Franchising
BY: MEGAN FERRINGER |Sponsored: 1851 Before becoming a Wild Birds Unlimited multi-unit franchisee, Heidi Muma started as one of the brand’s best customers. Living in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Heidi fell in love with the bluebirds that frequented her backyard day after day. So when a new Wild Birds Unlimited opened up in the same
August 25, 2016
WBU University’s Latest Class Graduates
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Franchising, WBU Business
As many kids are heading back to the classroom, the latest class at WBU University just graduated. The August class was one of the largest in recent years, with 25 attendees representing 14 stores. A variety of franchise store owners attended; six new, seven existing and one transfer stores. This variety in a class is
Paul Picket, Join the Flock
March 31, 2016
How You Do Anything is How You Do Everything
By Paul E. Pickett, Chief Development Officer | Franchising
“How You Do Anything is How You Do Everything” – I first heard this saying many years ago during a yoga class of all places. The instructor was speaking about being in the moment and that if you practiced this concept during yoga class, you would start the habit of doing so in other parts
Star Award, Paul Pickett and Judge Reinhold
November 15, 2013
WBU Receives STAR Award
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Franchising
Recently, Wild Birds Unlimited was awarded second place for Best Overall Performance during the exclusive 2013 Franchise Leadership & Development Conference held from October 9 – 11, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. The annual STAR awards (Speaking To And Responding) recognize the top companies in franchise recruitment nationwide. The award recognizes Wild Birds Unlimited for its
July 18, 2013
Who Is Your Customer?
By Paul E. Pickett, Chief Development Officer | Franchising
The other night, I was sitting on our screened porch with a group of friends, catching up and, of course, watching the birds at the feeders outside. One of my friends asked me about a specific feeder that happens to be exclusive to the Wild Birds Unlimited franchise system and how we came up with