Tag Archives: Franchise

2018 Franchise 500 Rankings

McDonald’s has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500, widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. 7-Eleven Inc. and Dunkin’ Donuts occupy second and third place, respectively. Each company on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” list is judged by “objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.” Other factors considered include financial strength and stability, …
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2017 Franchise 500 Rankings

7-Eleven Inc. has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500, widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. McDonald’s and Dunkin’ Donuts occupy second and third place, respectively. Each company on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” list is judged by “objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.” Other factors considered include …
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2016 Franchise 500 Rankings

Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500, widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Hampton by Hilton and Supercuts occupy second and third place, respectively. Each company on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” list is judged by “objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.” Other factors considered include financial …
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2015 Franchise 500 Rankings

Hampton Hotels has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500, widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Anytime Fitness and Subway occupy second and third place, respectively.  Each company on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” list is judged by “objective, quantifiable measures of a franchise operation.” Other factors considered include financial strength and stability, growth …
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2013 Franchise 500 Rankings

Hampton Hotels has taken the top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500(R), widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Subway and Jiffy Lube Int’l. Inc. occupy second and third place, respectively. Entrepreneur’s annual ranking evaluates a wide variety of franchising sectors – automotive, food, healthcare, home improvement, education, recreation, retail, hospitality, maintenance and more …
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2011 Franchise 500 Rankings

Hampton Hotels has taken top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500(R), widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. One of the ranking’s worst performers was Subway, which tumbled from first place last year to 9th. ampm and McDonald‘s occupy second and third place, respectively. Entrepreneur Magazine‘s Franchise 500 ranks franchises …
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Consumer Markets Scoreboard

The Spanish Foreign Trade Institute (ICEX, for its Spanish acronym) has released a report analyzing investment opportunities in the Chinese retail trade. The report also includes an overview of the development and structure of the country’s consumer market and franchise sector as well as of Chinese foreign trade regulations. The full report is available to …
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2010 AllBusiness AllStar Franchises

Subway tops this year’s ranking of the 300 leading franchises conducted by Dun & Bradstreet’s (D&B) AllBusiness.com editors. Liberty Tax Service, in second place, and Jazzercise, in third, round out the top three. According to AllBusiness.com, the winners were determined by examining seven criteria: franchise unit growth rate, financial strength, system size, years in business, …
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2010 Franchise 500 Rankings

For the second consecutive year Subway has taken top spot in Entrepreneur Magazine‘s annual Franchise 500(R), widely regarded as the world’s best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. McDonald’s and 7-Eleven Inc. occupy second and third place, respectively. Entrepreneur Magazine‘s Franchise 500 ranks franchises based on a variety of criteria, including financial strength and stability, scale …
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Top 20 Franchises to Start

Want to be an instant entrepreneur? Why start a company from scratch when someone’s already figured out the business model? That’s the lure of franchising. Forbes, with the assistance of Robert Bond, publisher of Bond’s Franchising Guides,  has compiled a list of 400 operators that require less than $100,000 to open a new location, have …
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