2014 Franchise 500
News and Articles About 2014 Franchise 500
Quick-service and full-service restaurants plus retail food businesses accounted for over one quarter of our top franchises for 2014, proving that food franchises are a healthy business.
Fitness, frozen-yogurt and quick service franchises top our annual list.
Considering franchising your business? Start with these tips from four franchise founders.
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Cancer, severe weather, economic uncertainty -- three franchise owners share their personal stories of overcoming obstacles to achieve success.
A focus on franchisee selection, training and operations helped Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches reach number five on the Franchise 500 list this year.
The companies in our Franchise 500 are showing dramatic gains. Here are the sectors that are leading the charge.
The sector created an estimated 11,000 new establishments and 150,000-plus jobs in 2013, outpacing the overall U.S. economy in business formation and job growth.
Positive culture and a commitment to health, family and safety have taken a 24-hour gym concept to the top of the 2014 Franchise 500.