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200 Top Global Franchises

Our top global franchises are primed for growth.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Top Food Franchises of 2013
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Top Food Franchises of 2013

Restaurants or other food-related businesses represent a large portion of our franchise 500 ranking. Here is a list of the 122 food-related companies by category.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Top Franchises in Every Industry
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Top Franchises in Every Industry

Our list of the franchises that are best in class.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Top 10 New Franchises
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Top 10 New Franchises

A variety of fresh concepts are livening up franchising.
Tracy Stapp Herold
The Fastest Growing Franchises for 2013
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The Fastest Growing Franchises for 2013

Quick-serve, senior-care and cleaning firms dominate our list of the fastest-growing franchises.
Tracy Stapp Herold
How to Name a Franchise
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How to Name a Franchise

What's in a name? When it comes to franchising, a lot of goofy stuff.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Truffle Fries With That? Fast-Food Franchises Spice Up Their Menus
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Truffle Fries With That? Fast-Food Franchises Spice Up Their Menus

Quick-serve restaurants are beefing up their menus with gourmet offerings in an effort to compete with their fast-casual counterparts.
Franchisors Offer Their Own Financing Programs
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Franchisors Offer Their Own Financing Programs

Savvy systems offer financial help to their franchisees.
Michelle Goodman
Autopsy Franchise Aims to Educate About Death
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Autopsy Franchise Aims to Educate About Death

1-800-Autopsy tackles a need that never really goes away.
How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster
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How 3 Franchise Owners Came Back From Disaster

When times got tough, these franchisees held their ground and didn't look back.
Gwen Moran
100-Year-Old Pizza Franchise Finally Cracks the Franchise 500
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100-Year-Old Pizza Franchise Finally Cracks the Franchise 500

It's been a long road to franchise success for Rosati's Pizza stores who squeak onto our ranking at number 499.
How Anytime Fitness Broke into the Franchise 500 Top 10
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How Anytime Fitness Broke into the Franchise 500 Top 10

Convenience and online strategy drive rapid growth for the 24-hour micro-gym franchise.
The Top 10 Franchises for 2013
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The Top 10 Franchises for 2013

With new strategies for growth, these powerhouses lead our ranking.
Top Franchise for 2013: Hampton Hotels
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Top Franchise for 2013: Hampton Hotels

International growth helps keep Hampton Hotels at No. 1 for a third year.