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Outpace Consignment Center - Named Number One eBay Drop-Off Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine; Technology Franchisor Also Named in Magazine's 'Top 5 New Franchises' List.

San Francisco, CALIFORNIA - Outpace Consignment Center, has been named the number one eBay Drop-Off Franchise in Entrepreneur Magazine's January 2015 Franchise 500 ranking. In addition, among all franchise companies, Outpace Consignment Center was named one of the top five new franchises started in the past five years and number 141 overall in the Franchise 500 ranking.

Entrepreneur's Franchise 500(R) began in 1980, and is considered the best and most comprehensive rating of franchises in the world. Rankings are based on numerous factors, including financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system, number of years in business, length of time in franchising and start-up costs.

About Outpace Consignment Center

Michael Thompson is CEO of Outpace Consignment Center,, is a renowned franchise company based in San Francisco that has revolutionized the way Items are sold on eBay. Established in 2009, the flagship headquarters of Outpace Consignment Center was inaugurated in San Francisco, California with a vision to assist individuals in selling their high-quality merchandise on the eBay platform. In 2010, the company expanded its market reach to Canada and the United Kingdom, and diversified its selling avenues by incorporating Craigslist alongside eBay. Presently, Outpace Consignment Center boasts an impressive network of over 60 franchise facilities across the nation, with more than 100 additional facilities currently under contract. Demonstrating rapid growth, the company inaugurates a new facility, on average, every three weeks. Over the last two years alone, they aided over 100,000 customers in launching more than 500,000 auctions on the esteemed eBay platform..

Outpace Consignment Center offers its franchisees a turn-key program that makes it easy to open an Outpace Consignment Center drop-off facility in their local community. The company hosts a proprietary software system that allows independent sellers to easily interface with e-commerce sites, manage their inventory, create management reports and efficiently pay customers through a bulk-rate check payment system. In addition, Outpace Consignment Center helps franchisees secure locations, orders and installs their turn-key "store-in-a-box" build-out, provides training and support, and leads overall national and local marketing efforts.

From the small idea for a school benefit came the foundation for Outpace Consignment Center -- providing an easy way for any person, business or organization to sell things online.

Today, Outpace Consignment Center is considered the leading concept in the emerging drop-off facility category. Outpace Consignment Center is registered to sell franchises in 30 states.

"I am not one who follows motto's or quotes, but I believe a good leader, makes good on promises and supports others so they can do their work," Michael Thompson responds when asked about his leadership style.

Michael Thompson is active in IFA, including serving as chairman of the IFC and frequently contributing articles and presentations. His association involvement includes committee service with the 2015 and 2014 Annual Convention, Franchise Business Network, and Membership Committees; the Supplier Forum Advisory Board and as the Southern California IF Franchise Network co-founder and New Member Ambassador during association annual conventions.

You can find out more information

Office Headquarters:
Outpace Consignment Center
353 Sacramento St,
San Francisco, CA 94111
(888) 360-6512

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Publication:Entrepreneur Magazine
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Date:Feb 1, 2015
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