2018
Top Brands Ranking

Looking to invest in a brand that customers know and love? Start your search here, with our ranking of the franchises with the greatest brand strength. Understanding the Ranking.

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RANK
FRANCHISE
INVESTMENT
# 1
McDonald's
$1.3M - $2.2M
# 2
KFC US LLC
$1.4M - $2.8M
# 3
Pizza Hut LLC
$357K - $2.2M
# 4
Dunkin'
$396K - $1.6M
# 5
Subway
$140K - $342K
# 6
Taco Bell
$526K - $3M
# 7
7-Eleven Inc.
$47K - $1.2M
# 8
Baskin-Robbins
$94K - $402K
# 9
Dairy Queen
$1.1M - $1.8M
# 10
GNC Franchising
$150K - $389K
# 11
Papa John's Int'l. Inc.
$130K - $844K
# 12
H&R Block
$32K - $149K
# 13
Kumon Math & Reading Centers
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$73K - $155K
# 14
Snap-on Tools
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$172K - $375K
# 15
RE/MAX LLC
$40K - $284K
# 16
Sonic Drive-In
$1.2M - $3.5M
# 17
Ace Hardware
$286K - $2.1M
# 18
Jazzercise Inc.
$2K - $17K
# 19
The UPS Store
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$138K - $470K
# 20
Arby's
$321K - $2M
# 21
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
$45K - $110K
# 22
Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express
$7.9M - $25M
# 23
Great Clips
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$137K - $259K
# 24
Circle K
$189K - $1.9M
# 25
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
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$314K - $556K
# 26
Coverall
$16K - $51K
# 27
Planet Fitness
$1.1M - $4.2M
# 28
ServiceMaster Clean/ServiceMaster Restore
$94K - $294K
# 29
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
$4K - $55K
# 30
Liberty Tax Service
$59K - $72K
# 31
Denny's Inc.
$228K - $2.5M
# 32
Ben & Jerry's
$149K - $504K
# 33
Super 8 by Wyndham
$232K - $4.7M
# 34
Jack in the Box
$1.5M - $3.3M
# 35
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
$68K - $179K
# 36
Rent-A-Center
$355K - $560K
# 37
Supercuts
$151K - $321K
# 38
Cruise Planners
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$2K - $24K
# 39
Mac Tools
$132K - $288K
# 40
Hilton Hotels and Resorts
$30.6M - $129M
# 41
Matco Tools
$93K - $273K
# 42
Anytime Fitness
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$77K - $521K
# 43
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
$6K - $37K
# 44
Hardee's Restaurants LLC
$1.5M - $2M
# 45
Hampton by Hilton
$7.7M - $20.3M
# 46
Merry Maids
$90K - $125K
# 47
Midas Int'l. LLC
$192K - $460K
# 48
Hooters
$957K - $4.3M
# 49
Carl's Jr. Restaurants LLC
$1.6M - $2.1M
# 50
The Maids
$63K - $141K
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