2016
Franchise 500 Ranking

More than forty years after the very first Franchise 500 ranking, the franchise industry is still going strong and more competitive than ever. More than 1,100 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
# 251
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc.
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$204K - $945K
# 252
Engineering for Kids
$28K - $94K
# 253
High Touch-High Tech
$63K - $69K
# 254
Dale Carnegie
$108K - $256K
# 255
Orangetheory Fitness
$576K - $1.5M
# 256
Expedia CruiseShipCenters
$156K - $276K
# 257
The Alternative Board (TAB)
$49K - $98K
# 258
Kiddie Academy
$425K - $4.2M
# 259
Five Star Painting
$70K - $179K
# 260
Clothes Mentor LLC
$173K - $340K
# 261
Captain D's LLC
$1M - $1.2M
# 262
Which Wich Superior Sandwiches
$176K - $480K
# 263
Acti-Kare Inc.
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$32K - $52K
# 264
Capriotti's Sandwich Shop Inc.
$375K - $645K
# 265
OpenWorks
$17K - $124K
# 266
Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.
$461K - $566K
# 267
TSS Photography
$20K - $75K
# 268
Dental Fix RX LLC
$63K - $154K
# 269
Doc Popcorn
$46K - $353K
# 270
Image360
$193K - $365K
# 271
Fuzzy's Taco Shop
$859K - $1.3M
# 272
The Cleaning Authority
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$71K - $168K
# 273
Wyndham
$1.5M - $68.1M
# 274
ShelfGenie Franchise Systems LLC
$45K - $95K
# 275
Spring-Green Lawn Care
$107K - $107K
# 276
i9 Sports
$60K - $70K
# 277
Rosati's Pizza
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$136K - $1.2M
# 278
Hilton Hotels and Resorts
$30.6M - $129M
# 279
Mighty Auto Parts
$154K - $391K
# 280
PostNet Neighborhood Business Centers
$186K - $228K
# 281
Wireless Zone
$160K - $395K
# 282
Floor Coverings International
$154K - $223K
# 283
Freedom Boat Club
$149K - $459K
# 284
Brightway Insurance
$18K - $174K
# 285
Flip Flop Shops LLC
$211K - $341K
# 286
Sit Means Sit Dog Training
$50K - $146K
# 287
Fatburger North America Inc.
$463K - $988K
# 288
Roosters Men's Grooming Centers
$196K - $335K
# 289
Green Home Solutions
$52K - $154K
# 290
Travelodge by Wyndham
$178K - $8.1M
# 291
American Family Care
$126K - $1.3M
# 292
American Poolplayers Association
$21K - $28K
# 293
The Dentist's Choice
$55K - $60K
# 294
Seva Beauty
$80K - $238K
# 295
Johnny Rockets
$606K - $1.1M
# 296
Mister Sparky
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$69K - $417K
# 297
Home Care Assistance
$86K - $147K
# 298
Kilwins Chocolates Franchise Inc.
$381K - $898K
# 299
Ben & Jerry's
$149K - $504K
# 300
The Glass Guru
$73K - $180K
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