2011
Franchise 500 Ranking

Forty years after the very first Franchise 500 ranking, the franchise industry is still going strong and more competitive than ever. More than 1,000 companies applied for this year's ranking, and those that rose to the top reveal the latest trends as well as the companies that continue to evolve to keep going strong year after year. Understanding the Ranking.

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RANK
FRANCHISE
INVESTMENT
# 151
Doubletree by Hilton
$22.8M - $79.2M
# 152
BrightStar Care
$93K - $154K
# 153
Two Men and a Truck Int'l. Inc.
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$100K - $585K
# 154
Buildingstars Int'l. Inc.
$2K - $53K
# 155
Great Harvest Franchising Inc.
$144K - $704K
# 156
Grease Monkey Franchising LLC
$157K - $343K
# 157
DKI
$22K - $95K
# 158
Primrose School Franchising Co.
$638K - $6.4M
# 159
Interstate All Battery Center
$173K - $411K
# 160
Sport Clips
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$225K - $373K
# 161
SuperGlass Windshield Repair
$19K - $84K
# 162
Mr. Sandless/Dr. DecknFence
$27K - $87K
# 163
Gateway Newstands
$56K - $502K
# 164
ComForCare Home Care
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$96K - $209K
# 165
Right at Home LLC
$80K - $147K
# 166
Fetch! Pet Care
$20K - $28K
# 167
Glass Doctor
$127K - $266K
# 168
Real Living Real Estate LLC
$32K - $196K
# 169
Embassy Suites by Hilton
$17.9M - $85.5M
# 170
Paul Davis Restoration
$215K - $450K
# 171
PostNet Neighborhood Business Centers
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$186K - $228K
# 172
Howard Johnson by Wyndham
$370K - $9.6M
# 173
Guard-A-Kid
$21K - $39K
# 174
Always Best Care Senior Services
$75K - $125K
# 175
ActionCoach
$48K - $190K
# 176
Extreme Pita
$176K - $406K
# 177
Togo's
$241K - $546K
# 178
Signarama
$116K - $315K
# 179
Valpak Direct Marketing Systems Inc.
$81K - $201K
# 180
Bruegger's Bagels
$390K - $592K
# 181
HouseMaster Home Inspections
$61K - $106K
# 182
Synergy HomeCare
$39K - $160K
# 183
Homewatch CareGivers
$83K - $137K
# 184
L&L Hawaiian Barbecue
$134K - $535K
# 185
Magicuts
$138K - $205K
# 186
Mr. Electric
$99K - $235K
# 187
Tax Centers of America
$20K - $64K
# 188
Which Wich Superior Sandwiches
$176K - $480K
# 189
Steamatic LLC
$114K - $196K
# 190
Wingate by Wyndham
$375K - $10.8M
# 191
Remedy Intelligent Staffing LLC
$152K - $258K
# 192
Travelodge by Wyndham
$178K - $8.1M
# 193
Pizza Ranch
$1.1M - $2.5M
# 194
Crown Trophy Inc.
$168K - $228K
# 195
The Senior's Choice Inc.
$45K - $65K
# 196
Accessible Home Health Care
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$125K - $168K
# 197
Aire Serv
$83K - $206K
# 198
AmeriSpec Inspection Services
$54K - $72K
# 199
The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc.
$1.4M - $1.8M
# 200
Mr. Appliance
$61K - $140K
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