Welcome to ICED

The International Center for Entrepreneurial Development (ICED) is home to a variety of franchise opportunities. With a background in franchising that began in 1967, ICED is one of the largest alliances of print and copy, pack-and-ship, women’s healthcare and children’s education franchises, with more than 1,000 locations around the world.

With state-of-the-art technology and an innovative approach to helping center owners grow their businesses, ICED is the home of entrepreneurial dreams. Situated on 80 wooded acres just 30 minutes from downtown Houston, Northwest Forest is one of the most respected training facilities in the franchising industry. Our experienced instructors provide students with world class treatment as they join us to begin their entrepreneurial journey.

Explore our franchises and find out what we can offer you…

American Wholesale Thermographers (AWT) has been serving printing retailers with quality raised-letter printing for over two decades. From business cards to stationery to invitations, AWT can meet your needs.

Franklin’s Printing opened its doors in 1977, providing high quality professional business communications services.

The Ink Well centers are knowledgeable consultants, trusted to provide quality printing solutions to businesses around the world.

Kwik Kopy Printing, founded by Bud Hadfield in 1967, offers a full range of printing and mailing services. With locations in over 10 countries, Kwik Kopy Printing is your answer to printing jobs from short-run to high-volume.

Parcel Plus centers have been providing a full range of packaging, mailing and shipping services for consumers and businesses since 1986. From small items to heavy freight, Parcel Plus takes care of getting your shipments to their final destination in a friendly, professional manner.

Kwik Kopy Business Centers are a combination of our Kwik Kopy Printing brand with a Parcel Plus pack-and-ship franchise. Kwik Kopy Business Centers help customers with projects from concept, through production to delivery.