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Here are the best franchise opportunities for African-Americans
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This story appears in the February 1996 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

No. Black FranchiseOwned UnitsDescription/Headquarters
Accent Hair Salons Inc.8Black hair-care salons, Dayton, OH
American Leak Detection3Submarine sandwiches, Atlanta, GA
Blimpie Int'l.34Submarine sandwiches, Atlanta, GA
Computertots7Children's computer learning centers, Great Falls, VA
Coverall North America1,101Commercial cleaning, San Diego, CA
GNC Franchising Inc.53Health/nutrition stores, Pittsburgh, PA
Goodyear Tire Centers21Tire stores, Akron, OH
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service31Income-tax preparation, Virginia Beach, VA
KFC Corp.155Chicken restaurant, Louisville, KY
Lawn Doctor Inc.3Lawn-care services, Holmdel, NJ
Mail Boxes Etc.20Postal/business-service center, San Diego, CA
O.P.E.N. America Inc.203Commercial cleaning, Phoenix, AZ
Padgett Business Services15Accounting services, Athens, GA
P.J.'s USA Inc.1Gourmet coffees, New Orleans, LA
Racs Int'l. Inc.10Commercial cleaning, Indianapolis, IN
7-Eleven75Convenience stores, Dallas, TX
Travel Network37Travel agency, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Wendy's Int'l. Inc.75Fast food, Dublin, OH

Source: Black Enterprise magazine, September 1995

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