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Our rankings are compiled of franchises which continue to produce successful business ventures through effective branding and marketing initiatives.

We investigate the best franchises available to determine which franchises flourish when given the opportunity and which have historical success with producing businesses with a focus on-long-term growth and expansion.

Best Fast Casual Food Franchises

Since: 2007

Franchising Units: 100 stores in 19 states and 9 countries

Overall Score: 100

2 Shakey's

Alhambra, CA

Since: 1954

Franchising Units: 121

Overall Score: 99.4

3 Jimboy's Tacos

Folsom, CA

Since: 1954

Franchising Units: 1275

Overall Score: 98.4

Best Sports & Fitness Franchises
1 Parisi Speed School

Wyckoff, NJ

Since: 2005

Franchising Units: 90

Overall Score: 100

2 Fit4Mom

San Marcos, CA

Since: 2002

Franchising Units: 258

Overall Score: 99.6

3 Kosama

Chanhassen, MN

Since: 2010

Franchising Units: 33

Overall Score: 99.2

Best Pet Franchises
1 Nature's Pet Market

Portland, OR

Since: 2005

Franchising Units: 43

Overall Score: 100

2 Wild Birds Unlimited

Carmel, IN

Since: 1983

Franchising Units: 291

Overall Score: 99

3 Camp Bow Wow

Broomfield, CO

Since: 2000

Franchising Units: 167

Overall Score: 98.6

Best Cleaning Franchises
1 Anago Cleaning Systems

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Since: 1989

Franchising Units: 2,400

Overall Score: 100

2 Enviro-Master

Charlotte, NC

Since: 2011

Franchising Units: 40

Overall Score: 99.6


Since: 2004

Franchising Units: 271

Overall Score: 99.2

Best Educational Franchises

Educational franchises often focus on providing students with assistance in their learning and training towards a brighter future. These franchises offer those interested in starting their own tutoring business with an established brand.

1 Kiddie Academy Int'l.

Abingdon, MD

Since: 1981

Franchising Units: 121

Overall Score: 100

2 Tutoring Center, The

Long Beach, CA

Since: 1994

Franchising Units: 97

Overall Score: 99.6

3 Goddard Systems

King of Prussia, PA

Since: 1986

Franchising Units: 400

Overall Score: 99

Best Automotive Franchises

If you're searching for a renowned or growing franchise within the automotive repair and customization space, these franchises have a history of experience and growth which facilitates gaining and maintaining the trust of automobile owners.

Since: 1963

Franchising Units: 671

Overall Score: 100

2 Matco Tools

Stow, OH

Since: 1979

Franchising Units: 1,493

Overall Score: 99

3 Grease Monkey Franchising

Greenwood Village, CO

Since: 1978

Franchising Units: 239+

Overall Score: 98

Best Home-Based Franchises

Those looking for a franchise opportunity with a level of flexibility should consider a home-based franchise. These are business opportunities which can be operated on-the-go and outside of a home with different strategies to serve the customer.

1 Our Town America

Pinellas Park, FL

Since: 2005

Franchising Units: 57

Overall Score: 100

2 Acappella In Home Care

Dallas, TX

Since: 2005

Franchising Units: 0

Overall Score: 98.4

3 Snap-on Tools

Kenosha, WI

Since: 1920

Franchising Units: 4,534

Overall Score: 97.2

Best Children's Franchises

Whether you're looking for an opportunity to start a daycare, child tutoring, or a children's entertainment business, these children's franchises offer a strategy for building a child-safe business with too

1 Rockin' Jump

Pleasanton, CA

Since: 2010

Franchising Units: 5

Overall Score: 100

2 Gymboree Play & Music

San Francisco, CA

Since: 1986

Franchising Units: 707

Overall Score: 99.2

3 TGA Premier Youth Tennis

El Segundo, CA

Since: 2011

Franchising Units: 28

Overall Score: 98.8


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Franchise Spotlights
MOOYAH Burgers Fries Shakes

5212 Tennyson Pkwy., # 120
Plano, TX 75024

MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is a fast-casual, better burger concept offering mouthwatering made-to-order burgers, French fries hand cut from Idaho potatoes, and real ice cream shakes. Founded in 2007, the Plano, Texas-based company serves fresh, lean American beef, all-natural Jennie-O turkey burgers, black bean veggie burgers, buns baked in-house daily, real cheeses and toppings made from garden-fresh veggies. In 2014, MOOYAH was named in the Entrepreneur magazine list of the top 500 franchise brands and ranked No. 12 in the Fast Casual annual Top 100 Movers & Shakers. MOOYAH Burgers, Fries, & Shakes is a rapidly growing fast-casual, “better burger” concept with over 100 units open in the U.S. and Internationally.

Jackson Hewitt Tax Service

10 Exchange Place 27th Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Our franchise experience goes back more than 25 years. Today, Jackson Hewitt operates more than 6,500 offices across the country and Puerto Rico, including year-round neighborhood storefronts and seasonal high-traffic kiosks in select Walmart and Sears stores. Our proven business model captures millions of tax returns every year. Millions of hardworking people rely on Jackson Hewitt every year to make sure they get the biggest tax refund possible. As long as there’s income tax, you’ll have customers. Start with the ongoing demand for professional tax preparation, then factor in our strong national brand recognition and more than 25 years of franchise experience. Here are even more reasons to take the first step and discover the Jackson Hewitt difference for yourself.

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts

71 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

We are a global hospitality company with widely recognized, industry leading brands and a tradition of innovation developed over our more than fifty-year history. Our mission is to provide authentic hospitality by making a difference in the lives of the people we touch every day. We focus on this mission in pursuit of our goal of becoming the most preferred brand in each segment that we serve for our associates, guests, and owners. We support our mission and goal by adhering to a set of core values that characterizes our culture.
The Hyatt Gold Passport guest loyalty program is part of Hyatt’s ongoing commitment to making our guests feel more than welcome every time they stay. Members can enjoy exclusive benefits, such as earning five points per eligible dollar spent to redeem toward free nights with no blackout dates, room upgrades and airline miles. There are two elite tiers providing members with even more privileges.

Grease Monkey Franchising

5575 DTC Parkway, Suite 100
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Our Less Hassle, More Hustle customer service approach is designed to help customers make educated, informed decisions about maintaining their vehicles in a comfortable, no-pressure setting. Grease Monkey’s Certified Pit Crews provide preventive maintenance services and light mechanical repair services that help customers meet vehicle manufacturers’ recommendations and warranty requirements. Grease Monkey’s car wash concept – Monkey Shine® – offers exterior vehicle maintenance services with in-bay automatic and express tunnel car washes. Monkey Shine® centers use the highest quality, most reliable equipment in the industry.

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