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Top 2017 Franchises By the Numbers (Infographic)

The franchises with the greatest growth might surprise you.

This story appears in the January 2017 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

is a big, big world, spanning everything from small players making their way to giants like Subway and 7-Eleven. In putting together Entrepreneur's latest Franchise 500 rankings, we stumbled upon some eye-catching numbers -- ones that inspired this . Take a look and learn which  saw the greatest percentage growth last year and who takes the cake for the biggest franchise company on Earth. 

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