2018
Top Brands Ranking

Looking to invest in a brand that customers know and love? Start your search here, with our ranking of the franchises with the greatest brand strength. Understanding the Ranking.

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RANK
FRANCHISE
INVESTMENT
# 1
McDonald's
$1.1M - $2.2M
# 2
KFC US LLC
$1.4M - $2.8M
# 3
Pizza Hut LLC
$327K - $2.3M
# 4
Dunkin'
$229K - $1.7M
# 5
Subway
$150K - $329K
# 6
Taco Bell
$525K - $2.6M
# 7
7-Eleven Inc.
$38K - $1.1M
# 8
Baskin-Robbins
$94K - $402K
# 9
Dairy Queen
$1.1M - $1.8M
# 10
GNC Franchising
$188K - $468K
# 11
Papa John's Int'l. Inc.
$130K - $844K
# 12
H&R Block
$32K - $149K
# 13
Kumon Math & Reading Centers
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$70K - $149K
# 14
Snap-on Tools
$171K - $360K
# 15
RE/MAX LLC
$40K - $231K
# 16
Sonic Drive-In
$865K - $3.6M
# 17
Ace Hardware Corp.
$273K - $1.6M
# 18
Jazzercise Inc.
$2K - $17K
# 19
The UPS Store
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$169K - $398K
# 20
Arby's
$315K - $1.8M
# 21
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
$40K - $105K
# 22
Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express
$7.8M - $24.8M
# 23
Great Clips
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$137K - $258K
# 24
Circle K
$186K - $1.6M
# 25
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
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$330K - $558K
# 26
Coverall
$16K - $51K
# 27
Planet Fitness
$970K - $4.2M
# 28
ServiceMaster Clean/ServiceMaster Restore
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$93K - $300K
# 29
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
$4K - $51K
# 30
Liberty Tax Service
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$59K - $72K
# 31
Denny's Inc.
$228K - $2.5M
# 32
Ben & Jerry's
$156K - $486K
# 33
Super 8 by Wyndham
$189K - $4.5M
# 34
Jack in the Box
$1.5M - $3.3M
# 35
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
$34K - $162K
# 36
Rent-A-Center
$355K - $565K
# 37
Supercuts
$144K - $297K
# 38
Cruise Planners
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$2K - $23K
# 39
Mac Tools
$129K - $283K
# 40
Hilton Hotels and Resorts
$29.2M - $111.9M
# 41
Matco Tools
$92K - $270K
# 42
Anytime Fitness
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$108K - $723K
# 43
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
$6K - $37K
# 44
Hardee's Restaurants LLC
$1.5M - $2M
# 45
Hampton by Hilton
$6.9M - $17.1M
# 46
Merry Maids
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$87K - $124K
# 47
Midas Int'l. Corp.
$182K - $460K
# 48
Hooters
$957K - $4.3M
# 49
Carl's Jr Restaurants LLC
$1.4M - $2M
# 50
The Maids
$80K - $154K
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