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Mosquito Shield Enlisted the Help of a Bullish Sales Partner, and Growth Skyrocketed

Creating a solid franchising foundation helped the business shift its growth plans into overdrive.

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Continues Its Nine-Year Growth Streak as We All Hustle to Get Healthy

Digital expansion and a revamped menu landed the brand in the Top 10 of our Franchise 500.

Blaire Briody

7-Eleven Reinvents Itself to Meet Shifting Customer Expectations, Becoming One of the Year's Top Franchises

A $21 billion acquisition, thriving delivery program, and new restaurant concepts are just a few of the company's recent ventures, which landed them the #9 spot on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Blaire Briody

Amid Unprecedented Weather Events, Disaster Cleanup Franchise Servpro Saw 20% Financial Growth

A year of extraordinary weather had the company has been busier than ever, which landed them the #8 spot on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Blaire Briody

How Planet Fitness Muscled Through Temporary Pandemic Closures to Become a Top Franchise

The affordable exercise chain managed to keep the doors of every single location open in 2021. In fact, it opened dozens more. That how it landed the #7 spot on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Blaire Briody

How Kumon Rode the Choppy Waves of Childhood Learning to a Top Franchise Ranking

The nationwide academic-enrichment center weathered shifts to remote education and surpassed 2,000 American locations, landing at #6 on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Margot Boyer-Dry

How Culver's Turned a Joke Into a Bestselling Menu Item and Became a Top-5 Franchise

The Midwestern comfort-food staple struck gold in 2021 by taking creative changes and empowering franchisees, landing the company at #5 on the Franchise 500 ranking.

Margot Boyer-Dry

Continued Expansion and Fair Wages Help Jersey Mike's Stay a Cut Above the Competition

Early adoption of delivery apps and staying focused on being a community-oriented chain propelled the sub giant to the #4 position on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Margot Boyer-Dry

Internet Culture and a Chick-Fil-A Feud Helped Popeyes Reach Unprecedented Cultural Relevance and Become a Top-5 Franchise

The chicken chain has undergone massive changes over the past two years, helping Popeyes reach the top five of our Franchise 500 ranking.

Margot Boyer-Dry

Why The UPS Store Is the Best Business-Services Franchise You Can Buy

The UPS Store was deemed an essential business in 2020, and the business-services franchise is still as important as ever, coming in at #2 on our Franchise 500 ranking.

Margot Boyer-Dry

How Taco Bell Became the Top Franchise in the World

The brand's secret hot sauce is letting its franchisees take risks that lead to innovation. That willingness to entertain big ideas has won the company the #1 spot on our Franchise 500 ranking for the second year in a row.

5 Trends All Franchises and Franchisees Should Be Following

The franchise industry is shifting. Here's how to stay ahead of the curve in 2022.

Kim Kavin