Jiffy Lube is a 100% franchised owned company that has about 2,000 service centers which are located in the North America and Canada. Jiffy Lube operates in the Automotive Services Industry line of business and with the more than 2,000 service centers it has franchised; it is able to offer oil changing services and a variety of other automotive services to more than 22 million customers annually. Jiffy Lube was founded in the year 1979 and it is based in Houston Texas though it has other corporate offices locations e.g. in Scottsdale, Arizona. Jiffy Lube operates as a fully owned subsidiary of the Shell Oil Company.