Franchises

America's top franchises from Entrepreneur's Franchise 500
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
Subway
$116.59K - 263.14K
2
McDonald's
$1M - 2.33M
3
Liberty Tax Service
$57.79K - 71.9K
4
Sonic Drive-In Restaurants
$1M - 1.6M
5
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)
$7.19M - 94M
6
Ace Hardware Corp.
$750K - 1.25M
7
Pizza Hut Inc.
$297K - 2.1M
8
The UPS Store
$150.14K - 420.29K
9
Circle K
$211.44K - 1.6M
10
Papa John's Int'l. Inc.
$129.91K - 644.21K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007 2006
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Top 10 Home-Based Franchises for 2008
Top franchise opportunities you can run from home
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
Jani-King
$13.14K - 93.15K
2
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
$3.15K - 50.9K
3
Servpro
$138.55K - 187.19K
4
ServiceMaster Clean
$49.59K - 180.58K
5
Snap-on Tools
$152.69K - 318.98K
6
Stratus Building Solutions
$3.45K - 57.75K
7
Matco Tools
$94.12K - 248.71K
8
Jazzercise Inc.
$3.52K - 75.75K
9
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
$9.85K - 35.83K
10
Bonus Building Care
$9.02K - 41.91K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007 2006
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Top 10 Low-Cost Franchises for 2008
Top franchises you can start for less than $50,000
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
RE/MAX LLC
$37.5K - 259K
2
Jani-King
$13.14K - 93.15K
3
Kumon Math & Reading Centers
$72.19K - 149.32K
4
Bonus Building Care
$9.02K - 41.91K
5
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
$48.59K - 91.8K
6
Liberty Tax Service
$57.79K - 71.9K
7
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
$3.15K - 50.9K
8
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
$40K - 139.5K
9
ServiceMaster Clean
$49.59K - 180.58K
10
Merle Norman Cosmetics
$33.29K - 168.69K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2006
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Top 10 New Franchises for 2008
Top new franchises from the Franchise 500
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
Instant Tax Service
$39K - 89K
2
Snap Fitness Inc.
$107.27K - 258.14K
3
Stratus Building Solutions
$3.45K - 57.75K
4
Chester's
$4.63K - 321.32K
5
HealthSource Chiropractic and Progressive Rehab
$57.75K - 253.1K
6
Goin' Postal
$46.75K - 111.5K
7
Senior Helpers
$81.3K - 117.3K
8
Oreck Clean Home Center
$84.59K - 221K
9
Fast-teks On-site Computer Services
$36.45K - 62.25K
10
Murphy Business & Financial Corp. LLC
$54.45K - 113.59K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007 2006
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Top 10 Fastest-Growing Franchises for 2009
Fastest-growing franchises from the Franchise 500
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
$3.15K - 50.9K
2
Subway
$116.59K - 263.14K
3
Instant Tax Service
$39K - 89K
4
Stratus Building Solutions
$3.45K - 57.75K
5
Snap Fitness Inc.
$107.27K - 258.14K
6
Dunkin' Donuts
$216.1K - 1.52M
7
Jazzercise Inc.
$3.52K - 75.75K
8
Bonus Building Care
$9.02K - 41.91K
9
Anytime Fitness
$78.69K - 371.17K
10
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
$9.85K - 35.83K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007 2006
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Top 10 Global Franchises for 2008
Top U.S. franchisors seeking franchisees outside the United States.
RANK
 
FRANCHISE NAME
STARTUP COSTS
1
Subway
$116.59K - 263.14K
2
McDonald's
$1M - 2.33M
3
Liberty Tax Service
$57.79K - 71.9K
4
Sonic Drive-In Restaurants
$1M - 1.6M
5
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)
$7.19M - 94M
6
Ace Hardware Corp.
$750K - 1.25M
7
Pizza Hut Inc.
$297K - 2.1M
8
The UPS Store
$150.14K - 420.29K
9
Circle K
$211.44K - 1.6M
10
Papa John's Int'l. Inc.
$129.91K - 644.21K
Past Rankings: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007
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