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Our Selection Process For
Best Franchise Opportunities
Our Selection Process For
Best Franchise Opportunities

Last updated: February 1, 2023

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Top 100 Overall Franchises

Best Franchise Opportunities - February 2023

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Company Name

Industry

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Since

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Units

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Investment

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Fee

Financing
Available

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McDonalds Corporation McDonalds Corporation
Talk to a Representative: 630-623-6196
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For McDonalds Corporation
  • Franchising Since:
    1955
  • Franchise Units:
    29712
  • Cash Investment:
    $750,000
  • Total Investments:
    $989,352 - $2,217,045
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    4%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.aboutmcdonalds.com
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Positive 87.5% 7 Reviews
Was one of the best McDonald’s I have been to...
Vince Liotta
Positive
Great people and nice place to work
Gurvinder Singh
Negative 12.5% 1 Reviews
I Got Kicked Out Of The McDonald's Restaurant...
HOWARD SHORE

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Papa John's Papa John's
Talk to a Representative: 570-708-8780
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Papa John's
  • Franchising Since:
    1985
  • Franchise Units:
    1,526
  • Cash Investment:
    $30-40k
  • Total Investments:
    $1,179 - 2,746.2K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5-7%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.papajohns.com
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Reviews (40)
Positive 77.5% 31 Reviews
Best pizza in town in my opinion
Andy Prince
Positive
Excellent pizza and bread sticks.
K H
Negative 22.5% 9 Reviews
Cold pizza, took over an hr to be delivered
jocelyn pollick

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Jiffy Lube Jiffy Lube
Talk to a Representative: 800-344-6933
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Jiffy Lube
  • Franchising Since:
    1979
  • Franchise Units:
    769
  • Cash Investment:
    $27-95K
  • Total Investments:
    $330.5 - 519.5K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5.5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.jiffylube.com
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The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
Talk to a Representative: 877-653-1963
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For The Coffee Bean and Tea L...
  • Franchising Since:
    1963
  • Franchise Units:
    511
  • Cash Investment:
    $65K
  • Total Investments:
    $5,000K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5-4%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.coffeebean.com
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Reviews (41)
Positive 87.8% 36 Reviews
My go to for my caffeine fix. Friendly servic...
Suzanne Colucci
Negative 4.9% 2 Reviews
The mall this coffee bean was in is permanent...
Jennifer Nakaerrts
Neutral 7.3% 3 Reviews
Snotty Baristas, overpriced coffee, sleazy at...
Xe Oh

Growth Prospect

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Tim Hortons Tim Hortons
Talk to a Representative: 905-845-6511
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Tim Hortons
  • Franchising Since:
    1964
  • Franchise Units:
    34
  • Cash Investment:
    $55,000 - $163,000
  • Total Investments:
    $46,100 - $498,300
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    4.5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.timhortons.com
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Reviews (60)
Positive 30.0% 18 Reviews
Very friendly staff and good breakfast food!
Reb Pe
Negative 56.7% 34 Reviews
By far the worst Timmies in the area. Terribl...
Cody McPherson
Neutral 13.3% 8 Reviews
Donuts were dry, staff was uncaring
ALLYSON Hodgkinson-Haught

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G6 Hospitality, LLC G6 Hospitality, LLC
Talk to a Representative: 972-360-9000
Key Facts For G6 Hospitality, LLC
  • Franchising Since:
    1962
  • Franchise Units:
    686
  • Cash Investment:
    $300,000
  • Total Investments:
    $2,154,800 - $3,089,000
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
  • Website:
    www.g6hospitality.com
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Reviews (27)
Positive 25.9% 7 Reviews
Great Company!!!
Casey Phillips
Negative 66.7% 18 Reviews
BRYAN STATION , TEXAS HIGHWAY........AWFUL....
Brenda Morterud
Neutral 7.4% 2 Reviews
They are low budget hotel rooms, lets be hone...
Rick Mahnn

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Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc
Talk to a Representative: 1 (703) 883-1000
Key Facts For Hilton Worldwide Holdings...
  • Franchising Since:
    1983
  • Franchise Units:
    1,899
  • Cash Investment:
    $65K
  • Total Investments:
    $3,693.6 - 6,577.5K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    6%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    hamptoninn3.hilton.com
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Reviews (70)
Positive 75.7% 53 Reviews
Staff was nice Room not very clean upon arr...
TripAdvisor Reviewer
Negative 15.7% 11 Reviews
Well it was okay, But oh my god no Wi-Fi. An...
B Meshkinfam
Neutral 8.6% 6 Reviews
The hotel is beautiful inside, my room is ver...
James Muchowicz

Growth Prospect

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Five Guys Five Guys
Talk to a Representative: 866-345-4897
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Five Guys
  • Franchising Since:
    1986
  • Franchise Units:
    900
  • Cash Investment:
    $25-25.5K
  • Total Investments:
    $263.9 - 692.6K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    8%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.fiveguys.com
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Maid Brigade Maid Brigade
Talk to a Representative: 602-493-1333
Key Facts For Maid Brigade
  • Franchising Since:
    1979
  • Franchise Units:
    420
  • Cash Investment:
    $25,000 - $40,000
  • Total Investments:
    $85,000 - $125,000
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    6.9-3.5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.maidbrigade.com
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Reviews (49)
Positive 89.8% 44 Reviews
I am usually not one to use a home cleaning s...
McKinnon Huser
Positive
Maid Brigade is the best ! Hands down
Rachael Hoyt
Negative 10.2% 5 Reviews
I paid for a 3 hour move out cleaning. Not su...
Payton K

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WoodSpring Hotels WoodSpring Hotels
Talk to a Representative: 844-974-6835
Key Facts For WoodSpring Hotels
  • Franchising Since:
    2003
  • Franchise Units:
    112
  • Cash Investment:
    50,000
  • Total Investments:
    5,035,000 - 6,439,000
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.woodspring.com
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My Salon Suite My Salon Suite
Talk to a Representative: 855-677-3726
Key Facts For My Salon Suite
  • Franchising Since:
    2012
  • Franchise Units:
    250
  • Cash Investment:
    $150,000
  • Total Investments:
    $686,171 - $1,809,913
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5.5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    mysalonsuite.com
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Positive Review 8 Reviews
Perfect hair
Lee
Positive Review
Always a great visit with Jenn!!! Excellent!
AWM
Positive Review
Twee is great.
Aleksander Cognevich

Growth Prospect

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TGA Premier Youth Tennis TGA Premier Youth Tennis
Talk to a Representative: 310-333-0622
Key Facts For TGA Premier Youth Tennis
  • Franchising Since:
    2011
  • Franchise Units:
    28
  • Cash Investment:
    $8,000 - $50,000
  • Total Investments:
    $16,150 - $67,200
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    8%
  • Financing Available:
  • Website:
    playtga.com
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Famous Dave Famous Dave
Talk to a Representative: 408-292-7444
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Famous Dave
  • Franchising Since:
    1995
  • Franchise Units:
    187
  • Cash Investment:
    $500,000 - $1,000,000
  • Total Investments:
    $636,750 - $4,239,750
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.famousdaves.com
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Positive 20.0% 1 Reviews
Great everything here. Love the food and the...
Kyle Carrier
Negative 60.0% 3 Reviews
This is not a restaurant
Ash T
Neutral 20.0% 1 Reviews
In your Uptown location, Famous Dave's has a...
Elizabeth Shanklin

Growth Prospect

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Jasper’s Catering Franchise Ltd
Talk to a Representative:
Key Facts For Jasper’s Catering Franchi...
  • Franchising Since:
    0
  • Franchise Units:
  • Cash Investment:
    £40,000.
  • Total Investments:
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
  • Financing Available:
    Yes, through a third party.
  • Website:
Request A Quote
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Studio 6 Studio 6
Talk to a Representative: 972-360-2547
Key Facts For Studio 6
  • Franchising Since:
    1962
  • Franchise Units:
    49
  • Cash Investment:
    $500,000
  • Total Investments:
    $3,475,636 - $4,530,947
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
  • Website:
    www.g6hospitality.com
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The Wendys Company The Wendys Company
Talk to a Representative: 614-764-3100
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For The Wendys Company
  • Franchising Since:
    1969
  • Franchise Units:
    6,600
  • Cash Investment:
    $35K
  • Total Investments:
    $250 - 600K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.wendys.com
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Negative Review 1 Reviews
Anonymous
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Anonymous

Growth Prospect

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Snap Fitness Center Snap Fitness Center
Talk to a Representative: 952-474-5422
Key Facts For Snap Fitness Center
  • Franchising Since:
    2004
  • Franchise Units:
    1250
  • Cash Investment:
    $25,000
  • Total Investments:
    $109,525 - $285,620
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    $509/Mo.
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.snapfitness.com
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Reviews (35)
Positive 22.9% 8 Reviews
Nice facility. Staff is nice.
Emanuel Sas
Positive
Perfect little gym. It’s got all the basics,...
Skylar
Negative 77.1% 27 Reviews
They don't answer their phones, and they do n...
Joe Cusumano

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KFC Corporation KFC Corporation
Talk to a Representative: 502-874-8300
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For KFC Corporation
  • Franchising Since:
    1930
  • Franchise Units:
    18,875
  • Cash Investment:
    $750,000
  • Total Investments:
    $1,262,800 - $2,543,000
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.kfc.com
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Juice It Up Juice It Up
Talk to a Representative: 949-475-0146
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Juice It Up
  • Franchising Since:
    1995
  • Franchise Units:
    80
  • Cash Investment:
    $75,000
  • Total Investments:
    $159,979 - $391,448
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    6%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.juiceitup.com
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Red Robin International, Inc. Red Robin International, Inc.
Talk to a Representative: 303-846-6000
Service Offerings:
Key Facts For Red Robin International,...
  • Franchising Since:
    1969
  • Franchise Units:
    139
  • Cash Investment:
    $65K
  • Total Investments:
    $1,800 - 3,000K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    5-4%
  • Financing Available:
  • Website:
    www.redrobin.com
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Reviews (95)
Positive 9.5% 9 Reviews
I was at the Red Robin in Greenbrier, Chesape...
Pamela Peeples
Negative 89.5% 85 Reviews
Worst website ever. I'd rather have 90's-era...
Jordan Wilking
Neutral 1.1% 1 Reviews
We have a great restaurant in Christiansburg,...
Sandy Schlaudecker

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Molly Maid, LLC Molly Maid, LLC
Talk to a Representative: 800-665-5962
Key Facts For Molly Maid, LLC
  • Franchising Since:
    1979
  • Franchise Units:
    632
  • Cash Investment:
    $65,000
  • Total Investments:
    $85,795 - $131,295
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    6.5-3%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.mollymaid.com
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Reviews (93)
Positive 81.7% 76 Reviews
We were so impressed with the way our house l...
terri maze
Negative 17.2% 16 Reviews
This was my first time with a house cleaning...
Marc Tripp
Neutral 1.1% 1 Reviews
We have been with Molly Maid for several year...
Robert Newman

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Jani-King International, Inc. Jani-King International, Inc.
Talk to a Representative: 972-991-0900
Key Facts For Jani-King International,...
  • Franchising Since:
    1974
  • Franchise Units:
    9000
  • Cash Investment:
    $35K
  • Total Investments:
    $255 - 300K
  • Royalty Fee Rate:
    10%
  • Financing Available:
    1
  • Website:
    www.janiking.com
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Positive 80.0% 4 Reviews