Our 41st Annual
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
# 201
Days Inn by Wyndham
$231K - $5.8M
# 202
My Gym Children's Fitness Center
$37K - $277K
# 203
British Swim School
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$91K - $146K
# 204
AdvantaClean
$140K - $239K
# 205
True Rest Franchising LLC
$360K - $779K
# 206
Nurse Next Door Home Care Services
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$105K - $199K
# 207
Dippin' Dots Franchising LLC
$112K - $367K
# 208
Amada Senior Care
$82K - $241K
# 209
Rent-A-Center
$355K - $560K
# 210
Two Maids & A Mop
$61K - $135K
# 211
ChemStation
$324K - $442K
# 212
Burn Boot Camp
$150K - $407K
# 213
Painting with a Twist
$121K - $260K
# 214
The Cleaning Authority
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$76K - $169K
# 215
Launch Franchising LLC
$1.9M - $4.4M
# 216
Postal Annex+
$164K - $244K
# 217
Skyhawks Sports & Supertots Sports Academy
$28K - $72K
# 218
Mosquito Joe
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$103K - $148K
# 219
School of Rock
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$272K - $494K
# 220
Jet's Pizza
$438K - $631K
# 221
College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving
$96K - $231K
# 222
Tuffy Tire and Auto Service
$224K - $419K
# 223
USA Insulation
$171K - $346K
# 224
AAMCO Transmissions and Total Car Care
$224K - $331K
# 225
Scooter's Coffee
$390K - $861K
# 226
AlphaGraphics
$268K - $360K
# 227
FirstLight Home Care Franchising LLC
$113K - $199K
# 228
Orion Food Systems LLC
$60K - $140K
# 229
Made in the Shade Blinds and More
$56K - $65K
# 230
Snapology
$41K - $221K
# 231
GarageExperts
$51K - $144K
# 232
Aqua-Tots Swim Schools
$502K - $1.2M
# 233
Hungry Howie's Pizza & Subs
$228K - $555K
# 234
Lightbridge Academy
$549K - $5.1M
# 235
Port Of Subs
$220K - $399K
# 236
American Poolplayers Association
$21K - $29K
# 237
Mr. Appliance
$66K - $145K
# 238
CertaPro Painters
$133K - $170K
# 239
Bach to Rock
$293K - $525K
# 240
Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant
$1.2M - $2.5M
# 241
Jet-Black/Yellow Dawg Striping
$55K - $125K
# 242
NaturaLawn of America Inc.
$48K - $113K
# 243
Kolache Factory
$432K - $709K
# 244
Cost Cutters Family Hair Care
$149K - $317K
# 245
Jazzercise Inc.
$2K - $22K
# 246
Bin There Dump That
$73K - $128K
# 247
Bio-One Inc.
$86K - $134K
# 248
Camp Bow Wow
$719K - $1.5M
# 249
Senior Helpers
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$109K - $151K
# 250
Wireless Zone
$160K - $415K
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