The Certified Restoration Drycleaning Network has been named the “#1 Franchise in the Dry Cleaning & Delivery Services” category of Entrepreneur magazine’s 31st Annual Franchise 500.

With an overall ranking of #237 for 2009, up from 319 last year, CRDN has achieved its fourth consecutive award from Entrepreneur, which recognizes growth-oriented franchises each year based on objective, quantifiable measurements.

“During a challenging economic time that has taken its toll on retail drycleaning, CRDN’s focus on insurance restoration services has enabled our members to realize meaningful business growth from coast to coast,” said Wayne Wudyka, CRDN’s founder and CEO.