2010 Franchise 500 Rankings

Displaying 51 - 100 of 449
Rank
Franchise
Startup Costs
52
Carl's Jr. Restaurants
Burgers
$1M - 2M
53
Minuteman Press Int'l. Inc.
Printing, graphics and mailing center
$64K - 186K
54
Coffee News
Weekly newspaper distributed at restaurants
$10K - 11K
55
AAMCO Transmissions and Total Car Care
Transmission repair and car care
$240K - 347K
56
WSI Digital Marketing
Internet services
$64K - 172K
57
Dairy Queen
Ice cream, burgers, chicken
$362K - 2M
58
System4
Commercial cleaning
$6K - 38K
59
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet, drapery and upholstery cleaning; tile and stone care
$40K - 140K
60
Keller Williams Realty
Real estate
$175K - 328K
61
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
Gourmet sandwiches
$331K - 520K
62
Cruise Planners
Travel agency
$2K - 22K
63
Home Helpers/Direct Link
Medical/nonmedical personal care
$65K - 105K
64
Home Instead Senior Care
Nonmedical senior care
$99K - 115K
65
ActionCoach
Business coaching
$69K - 477K
66
Sign-A-Rama Inc.
Signs
$92K - 234K
67
Comfort Keepers
Home care
$83K - 114K
68
GNC Franchising
Vitamins and nutrition products
$168K - 295K
69
Sport Clips
Men's sports-theme hair salon
$158K - 317K
71
MRINetwork
Permanent placement and contract staffing
$74K - 99K
72
Proforma
Printing and promotional products
$5K - 50K
73
CiCi's Pizza
All-you-can-eat pizza buffet
$444K - 717K
74
Orion Food Systems LLC
Fast-food systems for nontraditional markets
$59K - 133K
75
Express Employment Professionals
Staffing, HR solutions
$110K - 195K
76
Checkers and Rally's Restaurants Inc.
Burgers, fries
$165K - 1M
77
Budget Blinds Inc.
Window coverings, window film, rugs, accessories
$89K - 187K
78
United Country Real Estate
Real-estate, auction and marketing services
$16K - 39K
79
CleanNet USA Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$10K - 98K
80
Smoothie King
Smoothies, health products
$176K - 404K
81
Molly Maid
Residential cleaning
$86K - 131K
82
Rita's Italian Ice
Italian ice, frozen custard, gelato
$140K - 414K
83
Choice Hotels Int'l.
Hotels
$88K - 13M
84
RE/MAX LLC
Real estate
$38K - 259K
85
FastSigns Int'l. Inc.
Signs, graphics
$178K - 289K
86
Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo wings, sandwiches
$2M - 4M
87
Rooter-Man
Plumbing, drain and sewer cleaning
$47K - 138K
88
Massage Envy Spa
Therapeutic massage and facial services
$413K - 939K
89
Novus Glass
Auto glass repair and replacement
$47K - 229K
90
CruiseOne
Travel agency
$5K - 26K
91
Lawn Doctor
Lawn, tree and shrub care; pest control
$82K - 100K
92
Cinnabon
Cinnamon rolls, baked goods, coffee
$180K - 386K
93
CertaPro Painters Ltd.
Residential and commercial painting
$129K - 162K
94
Golden Corral Franchising Systems Inc.
Family steakhouse, buffet and bakery
$2M - 6M
95
Maaco Franchising Inc.
Auto painting and collision repair
$339K - 451K
96
Heaven's Best Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet and upholstery cleaning
$45K - 66K
97
Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
Hotels
$7M - 8M
98
Ben & Jerry's
Ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbet, smoothies
$156K - 486K
99
Hilton Garden Inn
Upscale midprice hotels
$11M - 21M
100
Great Clips
Hair salon
$114K - 216K
101
Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services
In-home tutoring
$33K - 57K
102
Qdoba Mexican Grill
Mexican food
$594K - 795K

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