2012 Global Franchise Rankings

Displaying 1 - 50 of 197
Rank
Franchise
Startup Costs
1
Hampton Hotels
Midprice hotels
$4M - 14M
2
Subway
Subs, salads
$117K - 263K
3
Servpro
Insurance/disaster restoration and cleaning
$139K - 187K
4
Days Inn
Hotels
$199K - 7M
5
McDonald's
Burgers, chicken, salads, beverages
$1M - 2M
6
Denny's Inc.
Family restaurant
$1M - 3M
7
H&R Block
Tax preparation, electronic filing
$32K - 149K
8
Pizza Hut Inc.
Pizza, pasta, wings
$297K - 2M
9
Dunkin' Donuts
Coffee, doughnuts, baked goods
$216K - 2M
10
Anytime Fitness
Fitness center
$79K - 371K
11
Stratus Building Solutions
Commercial cleaning
$3K - 58K
12
Jazzercise Inc.
Dance-fitness classes, conventions, apparel and accessories
$4K - 76K
13
Supercuts
Hair salon
$114K - 234K
14
Jiffy Lube Int'l. Inc.
Oil changes
$221K - 400K
15
ampm
Convenience stores and gas stations
$397K - 8M
16
KFC Corp.
Chicken
$1M - 3M
17
Kumon Math & Reading Centers
Supplemental education
$72K - 149K
18
Taco Bell
Mexican food
$1M - 3M
19
Aaron's
Furniture, electronics, computer and appliance leasing and sales
$276K - 783K
20
Dairy Queen
Ice cream, burgers, chicken
$362K - 2M
21
Circle K
Convenience stores
$211K - 2M
22
Liberty Tax Service
Tax preparation, electronic filing
$58K - 72K
23
Matco Tools
Mechanics' tools and equipment
$94K - 249K
24
Papa Murphy's
Take-and-bake pizza
$226K - 414K
25
Snap-on Tools
Professional tools and equipment
$153K - 319K
26
Ace Hardware Corp.
Hardware and home-improvement store
$750K - 1M
27
CleanNet USA Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$10K - 98K
28
Papa John's Int'l. Inc.
Pizza
$130K - 644K
29
Hardee's
Burgers, chicken, biscuits
$1M - 2M
30
GNC Franchising
Vitamins and nutrition products
$168K - 295K
31
Church's Chicken
Chicken
$413K - 1M
32
Great Clips
Hair salon
$114K - 216K
33
Snap Fitness Inc.
24-hour fitness center
$107K - 258K
34
The UPS Store
Postal, business and communications services
$150K - 420K
35
System4
Commercial cleaning
$6K - 38K
36
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
Commercial cleaning
$10K - 36K
37
ServiceMaster Clean
Commercial/residential cleaning, disaster restoration
$50K - 181K
38
Super 8
Hotels
$176K - 4M
39
Edible Arrangements Int'l. LLC
Sculpted fresh fruit bouquets
$157K - 277K
40
The Maids
Residential cleaning
$97K - 124K
41
CruiseOne
Travel agency
$5K - 26K
42
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet, drapery and upholstery cleaning; tile and stone care
$40K - 140K
43
Carl's Jr. Restaurants
Burgers
$1M - 2M
44
Baskin-Robbins
Ice cream, frozen yogurt, frozen beverages
$103K - 389K
45
Heaven's Best Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet and upholstery cleaning
$45K - 66K
46
Cold Stone Creamery
Ice cream, sorbet
$277K - 464K
47
AAMCO Transmissions and Total Car Care
Transmission repair and car care
$240K - 347K
48
Arby's Restaurant Group Inc.
Sandwiches, fries, salads, shakes
$353K - 2M
49
Meineke Car Care Centers
Auto repair and maintenance
$173K - 452K
50
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)
Hotels
$7M - 94M
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