Funny Franchise Names that Mean Serious Business

By Suzanne Musial

Posted: January 11th, 2017

Category: Editorial


Fast-casual restaurants continue to be one of the fastest growing segments of the franchise industry. Zoup! offers a niche soup concept within this booming category with its premium and proprietary soups served along with sandwiches and salads all made with fresh, all-natural ingredients. At Zoup! “Everything Matters.” High standards ensure quality, satisfaction and convenience for customers, and franchisees benefit from systems and support to be successful. 

Funny franchise names

Teriyaki Madness

Another fast-casual concept serving up fresh and flavorful Asian food in a fun and hip atmosphere, Teriyaki Madness offers made-to-order and customizable food with healthy options. The TMAD business model is positioned for continued growth in the booming Asian food segment and has created raving fans over the last 7 years. 

Dippin’ Dots

For more than 25 years, Dippin’ Dots has led the beaded ice cream industry and offers franchise owners three ways to generate sales via pre-packaged delivery, events and fundraising, and retail carts. Dippin’ Dots provides complete training and support to franchise owners looking for a unique and popular product. 

Pigtails & Crewcuts

A top opportunity in the booming hair-care industry, Pigtails & Crewcuts is a children’s salon concept that offers additional revenue streams to hair services including birthday parties, gifts and hair care products. Franchisees benefit from a turnkey business package, comprehensive training, and ongoing support while investing in a trusted and recognizable brand. 


Ziebart is the world’s leading name in vehicle appearance and protection services with more than 400 locations worldwide. The Ziebart business model includes automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection, fabric and rust protection, spray-on bed liners, glass repair and more. Franchisees receive in-depth training to learn every aspect of owning a Ziebart store. 

Mosquito Joe

As an industry leader, Mosquito Joe provides franchisees with strong branding, best-in-class systems and the ability for rapid growth. Extensive training and support are provided for franchisees looking to build a successful business that is a recognized leader in the popular pest control industry. 

Doc Popcorn

With its variety of flexible business models, Doc Popcorn offers and simple and fun business inspired by “mom and pop” kettle corn makers offering flavored popcorn at high-traffic venues. Whether it’s a Mobile PopCart™, a PopKiosk™ or PopShop™ or a combination, franchisees can develop their businesses as they choose. 

Pinch A Penny

Work in the world’s largest pool and spa franchise with Pinch A Penny and carry on the tradition of quality, reliability and expertise in a fun family-oriented atmosphere. Franchise owners offer an extensive line of pool and spa care products and the expertise to guide customers to become a source of advice for pool and spa owners to rely on. 

Get more information on some of the opportunities mentioned in this post:

Looking for something different? Build your future with Zoup!, the leading soup-differentiated fast-casual restaurant franchise that is defining the category with its 12-always-rotating soups and made-to-order sandwiches and...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Ziebart offers superior proprietary products and services and a diverse business model. Specializing in professional automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection films, fabric and rust protection, sprayed-on bed...

150k Minimum Cash Required

The Fastest Growing Restaurant Chain is also the easiest to operate, even as an absentee owner! Teriyaki Madness is quickly expanding--will you take advantage of this outstanding opportunity while territories are...

200k Minimum Cash Required

Outside pest control service is booming! Join a well funded franchisor poised for rapid growth nationwide. Looking for people who want to own and operate their own business NOW! Low investment! Secure your territory and...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Pigtails & Crewcuts is a recognized brand within the vibrant $64 billion hair-care industry. Parents everywhere trust Pigtails & Crewcuts when it comes to their children's salon experience. Pigtails & Crewcuts offers a...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Pinch A Penny Pool Patio & Spa is America's largest franchised pool and spa care company. Our family of over 225 stores have kept swimming pools healthy and sparkling since 1975. And, unlike some franchise opportunities you...

200k Minimum Cash Required

We are the makers of the original beaded ice cream with fun fresh flavors. We make the ice cream, you make the fun! There is no expensive machinery with the Dippin' Dots Territory Franchise Model and three ways to generate...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Doc Popcorn is the largest franchised retailer of popcorn on the planet. Doc Popcorn continues to innovate and transform the popcorn experience in high-traffic venues with its high-quality freshly-popped snack.

80k Minimum Cash Required