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Franchising: What’s Hot in 2004

The most stunning growth in franchises during 2003 related to senior-care. And the senior-care market is expected to lead the franchise opportunities in the year ahead.

That’s according to Entrepreneur magazine, which is out with its report of the hottest franchise trends for 2004:

In case you had any doubt about it, catering to small business is big business. At least two of this year’s hot trends — tech and business consulting — are being driven in whole or in part by small business. And arguably even a third trend — tax returns — could be said to be related to small business. Just more examples of small businesses whose main business is catering to other small businesses.