2016
Franchise 500 Ranking

With more than 1,000 companies applying, the 39th annual Franchise 500 ranking is one of our most competitive ever. Those franchises that rose to the top reveal the newest trends as well as the industries that keep going strong decade after decade. Understanding the Ranking.

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RANK
FRANCHISE
INVESTMENT
# 51
Dream Vacations
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$3K - $22K
# 52
Super 8 by Wyndham
$189K - $4.5M
# 53
Midas Int'l. Corp.
$182K - $460K
# 54
Carl's Jr Restaurants LLC
$1.6M - $2.2M
# 55
Cinnabon
$185K - $331K
# 56
Motel 6
$2.6M - $3.9M
# 57
Cold Stone Creamery
$50K - $468K
# 58
H&R Block
$32K - $149K
# 59
Buffalo Wild Wings
$2M - $3.8M
# 60
Valvoline Instant Oil Change
$175K - $2.5M
# 61
Snap Fitness Inc.
$150K - $463K
# 62
Firehouse Subs
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$92K - $825K
# 63
Church's Chicken
$348K - $1.8M
# 64
Chester's
$12K - $287K
# 65
Fantastic Sams Cut & Color
$145K - $316K
# 66
Jersey Mike's Subs
$179K - $746K
# 67
Minuteman Press Int'l. Inc.
$64K - $166K
# 68
Home Instead Senior Care
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$109K - $125K
# 69
Comfort Keepers
$91K - $145K
# 70
Express Employment Professionals
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$135K - $206K
# 71
Wingstop Restaurants Inc.
$347K - $733K
# 72
Mac Tools
$129K - $283K
# 73
Results! Travel
$25 - $10K
# 74
Proforma
$5K - $40K
# 75
Batteries Plus Bulbs
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$190K - $367K
# 76
Signarama
$110K - $296K
# 77
Kona Ice
$125K - $148K
# 78
Rent-A-Center
$355K - $565K
# 79
Bricks 4 Kidz
$18K - $76K
# 80
Jazzercise Inc.
$2K - $17K
# 81
Marco's Pizza
$290K - $763K
# 82
Zaxby's Franchising Inc.
$284K - $664K
# 83
Moe's Southwest Grill
$446K - $997K
# 84
Eye Level Learning Centers
$76K - $144K
# 85
Hilton Garden Inn
$12.1M - $23.2M
# 86
Weed Man
$68K - $86K
# 87
FastSigns Int'l. Inc.
$194K - $290K
# 88
Hungry Howie's Pizza & Subs
$228K - $475K
# 89
Culver Franchising System LLC
$2M - $4.7M
# 90
Buildingstars Int'l. Inc.
$2K - $53K
# 91
HomeVestors of America Inc.
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$53K - $421K
# 92
Smoothie King
$264K - $844K
# 93
Orion Food Systems LLC
$60K - $140K
# 94
Rita's Italian Ice
$172K - $431K
# 95
Planet Fitness
$970K - $4.2M
# 96
Visiting Angels
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$120K - $151K
# 97
Molly Maid
$110K - $152K
# 98
Pop-A-Lock Franchise System
$97K - $130K
# 99
Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits
$1.5M - $2.4M
# 100
Rooter-Man
$47K - $138K
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