Hampton Inn

Branding

The 3 Fundamentals of Wildly Successful Brands

Those "cult'' brands that sell without apparent effort share some basics, regardless of product or market.

Why Hampton Hotels Ranks No. 1 on the Franchise 500 List

By finding its niche in the middle, Hampton Hotels comes out on top.

The Top 10 Franchises of 2011

Welcome a new No. 1 and the return of an American institution.

The Top 10 Franchises of 2011 (Slideshow)

A look at the systems that have earned their bragging rights.

2010 Franchise 500 Top 10

Everything From Footlongs to Fill-ups

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