Looking for a restaurant franchise? These franchises have opportunities to run a restaurant with the value of a brand name the consumers know and love. Find out which franchises offer the best opportunity.
These franchises offer a unique twist on consumer favorites. Select from our list of the best ice cream franchise, yogurt franchises, or smoothie franchises, or a franchise that mixes and matches.
If you’re interested in running your own bakery or cafe, these franchises offer a unique brand and the resources to be able to get started. View the franchises we have selected as being the best opportunity for franchisees.
In many markets candy franchises do remarkably well. We’ve selected the candy franchises our research team believes have the best opportunity to achieve success in a wide variety of markets.
The fast food industry is a very difficult market to compete in. Our research exposes the fast food franchises that offer the best opportunity for an entrepreneur looking to start their own fast food franchised business.
Interested in opening your own pizza restaurant? These pizza franchises have a strong brand and factors that set them apart from the sea of hundreds of competing pizza franchises in the United States.
If you’re looking for an accounting or financial franchise, the franchises listed in our rankings offer an exceptional brand based on past success for those looking to use an established brand to achieve credibility.
These advertising and marketing franchises aim to provide their clients with the best results possible while offering aspiring entrepreneurs the opportunity to expand their offerings to new markets.
Business consulting franchises help local businesses achieve success. Become a business consulting advisor and start your own service using an established brand name and leverage professional assets.
Business service franchises focus on helping local businesses access the types of services their business is reliant upon. Our research team has compiled the brands that give franchisees the best opportunity.
These internet and technology franchises offer a unique service to local buyers and business. Access our list to find a related internet or technology franchise that meets the type of business you plan to start.
Looking to start a staffing franchise? These brand name have an established reputation and offering marketing collateral and other resources to help their franchisees successfully start their own business.
We know how competitive the real estate industry can be. These real estate franchises often provide agents with an established brand name and access to powerful resources to achieve competitive success.
Our rankings of the best building & construction franchises help construction professionals start their own business while enabling them to leverage an established brand to put their clients at ease.
If you’re interested in starting your own lawn and garden business, these franchise brands have market value and a strong history. Leverage an established brand to make your own lawn and garden business a success.
Cleaning & sanitation franchises offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to start their own cleaning business with the benefit of using an established brand name and network to obtain new clients and staff.
Our recommended home improvement franchises are a great option for entrepreneurs looking to help homeowners renovate. Our research team’s analysis highlights leading and top contending franchises.
These home maintenance service franchises help home and building owners with maintenance at their time of need. Ensure your new business will thrive with an established brand built on smart marketing.
The automotive sales and service industry can be a difficult industry to compete in. We rank the best brands that connect buyers with vehicles based on an in-depth analysis by our independent research team.
Our rankings of the best beauty & fashion franchises include brand names developed over time to entice buyers. If you’re looking to start your own beauty franchise, we recommend you start with our list.
Interested in starting your own clothing or shoe franchise? These franchises offer memorable brands with a network of suppliers that can be the difference between surviving and thriving in a market.
Looking to invest in a laundry or dry cleaning business? Our research team has identified the leading and top contending franchises that offer a trusted brand with additional resources for franchise success.
Pet franchises offer a unique opportunity to give pet lovers the products and services that bring them closer together with their pets. Start your own franchised business with a brand that owners can trust.
If you’re interested in starting your own hair salon franchise, the franchises in our list have a history of satisfied customers ready to speak volumes about the brand leading to new clients in new markets.
These assisted living franchises help those requiring assistance maintain an active lifestyle or offer a specialized lifestyle for those that need medical or emotional help during a tough time in their lives.
Hotel franchises offer a unique experience to those interested in operating their own hotel. The franchises we recommend have powerful marketing behind their brand to be memorable to regular travelers.
Our rankings of the best motel franchises offer franchisees opportunities to connect with budget conscious travelers with brands that carry a strong positive image for those looking for long-term lodging.
If you’re interested in starting your own fitness franchise, using an established brand can bring faster results. Check out these fitness brands that have already connected with a passionate community of fitness enthusiasts.
Looking to provide your local market with the level of hospitality only a spa can provide? Our researchers have highlighted the brands that have a strong brand image within the spa franchising industry.
These travel franchises aim to connect travelers with destinations and programs that will give them the complete travel experience. Start your own travel business with the right brand and marketing support.
Convenience stores provide daily relief for many on their commute. Start your own convenience store under a trusted brand and leverage a network of suppliers dedicated to offering an exceptional buyer experience.
These education franchises connected students with educational resources to help them find success. If you’re looking to offer educational assistance, these franchises are a great starting point.
Looking to start your own oil change business? Using an established franchise allows your business to leverage an established brand to gain the trust of local buyers for success in new markets.
Starting a franchised pest control business is a great way to find local buyers quickly. We recommend the pest control franchises featured in our list as selected by our independent research team.
A vitamin or nutritional franchise can be a great way to offer health products to health conscious buyers in the local area. Use an established brand to obtain the trust of local buyers for long-term business success.
Healthcare and senior care is a difficult industry to compete in. Use an established brand to set your business apart from the competition and offer exceptional service to those in need in your competitive market.
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AAAMCO franchisees benefit from joining a brand that has been in business for over 50 years. Our iconic, “Double A, Beep Beep, M-C-O” mnemonic brings instant recognition and trust from the American consumer. In addition to automatic brand recognition, AAMCO franchisees b...
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The Tim Hortons chain was founded in 1964 in Hamilton, Ontario. The chain’s focus on top quality, always fresh product, value, great service and community leadership has allowed it to grow into the largest quick service restaurant chain in Canada specializing in alwa...
Over the course of our research we have identified various industries and niches where a large number of business owners opted to franchise their business and likeness. One of the most common industries for franchises, food, continues to grow annually while there business-to-business and hospitality related businesses expanding into the franchise industry. As it becomes easier for more companies to enter the web hosting and online services fray, we expect to see a large shift in franchise and resale opportunities.
Additionally, we expect to see a rise in types of businesses which focus on online ordering, fast delivery, and online applications. There may even be a shift in how franchises are established in addition to new business models focused around crowd sourcing or other methodologies.
Based on the feedback our team has received by practicing franchisees which continue to operate their franchised businesses, we have identified a number of common methods used in order to raise the initial capital required to start their franchised business. Over time, we expect a larger portion of franchised businesses to stem from business owners which have direct experience within the particular industry. As a result, we expect more franchises to start from liquid capital or through miscellaneous means as businesses begin to embrace new strategies for raising capital.
These methods will include a mixture of venture capitalism, crowdfunding, and financing from franchisors looking to expand their franchise into new regions and areas. As more new franchises enter the industry, we expect to see innovations in how these new franchises attract franchisees, and what financial and marketing incentives they offer.
Due to the results of our research we have identified a number of common trends and factors associated with franchises which showcase a higher growth rate and a higher overall potentially for future growth and expansion. Many of the featured franchises within our rankings have found their success through ensuring that while they continue to open additional franchised businesses within their brand name.
These franchises are facilitating that growth and expansion through marketing endeavors and continuing to add new products and services to their existing offerings. Many of these companies turn towards aggressive and unique online marketing and social media strategies which leverage engaging content in order to build a positive reputation with potential buyers in their area.
One of the major concerns that a potential franchisee has with selecting a franchise is how long it generally takes to see a profit monthly expenses. It is crucial to take into consideration not only the averages of franchised businesses operating under the franchise, but other variables based on where the franchise will be operated with and the type of audience most likely to have an interest.
By their very nature businesses can take a significant amount of time on top of the financial investment and operation to turn a profit where their total revenue exceeds their expenses during operation. It is also important to note that some businesses take a long time from the time of investment to even begin to generate revenues due to the requirements for operating the business.
While it is possible to identify averages within the industry, there are a number of outside factors that can affect the amount of time it takes to make a return on the investment including the time of the year and how the industry is performing based on the target audience's needs or expectations.
While there is information suggesting usual averages within an industry, there are a large number of factors outside of an industry which can influence the amount of time it takes for a franchise to see a return on the initial investment. It is important to find a franchise which is actively advertising and marketing their brand and to ensure that the message reaches your target audience.
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