The word is spreading fast about Just Between Friends. Good news travels fast, but when the news is helping families save money, the word seems to travel even faster! Our brand has been featured in a wide variety of national media outlets, including the Today show, Good Morning America, CBS Early Show, Fox News, CNN, Inside Edition — just to name a few — and hundreds of local publications across the nation.

One reason behind the media’s love affair with the brand and our tremendous growth is the inherent benefits of our concept. Just Between Friends affords parents and caretakers an opportunity to save and earn money by buying and selling their children’s outgrown clothing and toys.

Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 100 Franchises for Under $50,000
We were honored to receive this award that used more than 150 data points in the areas of costs and fees, size and growth, franchisee support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability to determine the recipients.
Forbes Top Ten Franchises to BuyForbes Magazine – Top 10 Franchises to Buy
The reason why we rank so highly is in large part due to what our continued growth over the last several years symbolizes in the marketplace: the Just Between Friends franchise has plenty of room to grow, as consumers all across the nation prove that the age of thrifty shopping is here to stay.
Franchising Gives Back - Gold Award 2019Franchising Gives Back – Gold Award 2019
This award recognizes an IFA member whose charitable or community support program focuses on using creative, innovative ways to maximize the benefits and impact on their community with limited resources.
Women of Wonder 201950 Women of Wonder Award
JBF is honored to announce our CEO Shannon Wilburn’s receipt of the 50 Women of Wonder award. This award highlights women who empower other women to succeed and to help others find success with their businesses. Award recipients fill a niche in the market that benefit families and other women, as well as inspire others to make change.
Top Lost Cost FranchisesFranchise Business Review – Top Low-Cost Franchise
With an initial investment below their $100,000 threshold for this award, people from all walks of life are finding us an affordable way to supplement their income or to step away from their corporate jobs.
Top Innovative FranchiseFranchise Business Review – Top Innovative Franchise
100 franchises were given this award based on positive feedback from franchisees regarding innovation at their brand during a franchisee satisfaction survey.
Top Franchises for WomenFranchise Business Review – Top 50 Franchises for Women
For the third year in a row, we love being a franchise system that empowers women and allows them to be entrepreneurs while not having to give up other roles in their lives: wife, mother, employee, daughter…
Franchise Business Review - Top ten for stay-at-home momsFranchise Business Review – Top 10 Home-Based Franchises for Stay-At-Home Moms
Stay-at-home moms have a tough job. We know that. But that doesn’t mean that they can’t do other things, too. Many of our owners are stay-at-home moms and thrive at both roles!
Franchisee Satisfaction Award
Franchise Business Review’s Franchisee Satisfaction Awards is North America’s only awards program honoring franchise brands for excellence in achieving franchisee satisfaction. Being named means we’ve been rated an outstanding brand by the people who know you best–our Franchisees. Just Between Friends was among over 307 franchise brands, representing more than 27,500 franchise owners, that participated in Franchise Business Review’s research. JBF’s franchisees were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction regarding critical areas of their franchise systems, including training & support, operations, franchisor/franchisee relations, and financial opportunity and was among the top brands in overall satisfaction ratings.
FBR Hall of Fame - 10 YearsFranchisee Satisfaction Hall of Fame Award
Franchise Business Review’s Hall of Fame Award is given to those brands that have demonstrated more than ten years of excellence in Franchisee Satisfaction. Just Between Friends is proud to have received this award as it shows a long-standing history of overall Franchisee satisfaction, being named to the FBR lists since 2009.