The franchise model continues to show momentum in certain sectors of the managed services market. TeamLogic IT, which blends managed services with a nationwide network of IT franchises, has landed on Franchise Times' list of Fast 55 companies. TeamLogic IT isn't alone in the MSP franchise market.

This is the second consecutive year TeamLogic IT has landed on Fast 55 list, pulling in at No. 48 this year. Meanwhile, The Utility Company, launched by former N-able CEO Mark Scott, continues to expand its MSP franchise model across North America and is now launching a managed print service.

Still, franchises aren't for everyone. Contributing blogger Mitch York, himself a veteran of the franchise industry, has shared his unique views on the market with MSPmentor readers.

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