Top 100

The Top 100 Franchises of 2019

Wondering about the best franchises for 2019? Below you'll find the Top 100 Franchises for 2019 as ranked by Franchise Gator. We've carefully combed through hundreds of Franchise Disclosure Statements (FDDs), conducted interviews, and then ranked the top franchises for 2019 using several key factors.

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Top 100 Franchises of 2019:

1

The Mathnasium Franchise is an excellent business opportunity in an important field with high demand. With a modest investment, our franchisees have the opportunity to seize a significant share of a billion dollar industry....

100k Minimum Cash Required
2

FASTSIGNS is the leader and ranked # 1 by number of units in North America, verified by third party sources such as Entrepreneur, Franchise Business Review and Franchise Research Institute. This provides us great buying...

100k Minimum Cash Required
3

Sport Clips Haircuts offers owners a way to transition from their day job and pave a path to greater financial and personal freedom through investment in a simple, multi-unit, semi-absentee business model. Our sports-themed...

200k Minimum Cash Required
4

Want to be a part of a 15.5 billion dollar industry with a market leader that has experienced 57 months of consecutive revenue growth and a 96% customer referral rating? Join the Two Men And A Truck team, the nation's...

80k Minimum Cash Required
5

Tropical Smoothie Cafe is two businesses in one, with a balanced business mix of food and smoothies. This allows us to service all day parts and drive higher gross sales. Combine this with our simple business model, lower...

100k Minimum Cash Required
6

Take advantage of the growing demand for home cleaning services with your own MaidPro franchise! Our trusted brand, proven business model and cleaning processes, low start-up costs and strong vendor relationships will give...

50k Minimum Cash Required
7

Christian Brothers Automotive is a franchise opportunity that respects your faith, your family, and your employees and is focused on spiritual wellbeing — not just the bottom line. Our locations offer a remarkably...

80k Minimum Cash Required
8

Join the leader in the home care franchise industry! We at Right at Home know what it takes to make a successful business and we can't wait to let you in on our secrets. With our superior training, world class support,...

150k Minimum Cash Required
9

Experience the joy of a Winning Culture! Ranked #1 in Owner Satisfaction by Franchise Business Review 2014,2015,2016,and 2017 in the Retail category. When our franchise store owners are happy, we know we are doing...

40k Minimum Cash Required
10

Known as the "company with the green thumb," people trust Lawn Doctor and value our personalized lawn and outdoor pest control services. Not surprising, we lead the category in customer satisfaction with an 80% customer...

60k Minimum Cash Required
11

Marco's is one of the top take out and delivery pizza franchises. We're highly rated and rapidly growing and we are looking for passionate entrepreneurs who want to make pizza they'd be proud to serve their own families.

100k Minimum Cash Required
12

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
13

The staffing industry is on track to generate a projected $137 billion in North America alone in 2014. Express Employment Professionals is a growing franchise with nearly 700 locations and more than 30 years of experience....

50k Minimum Cash Required
14

From the day we first opened our doors in 1986, Checkers Drive-In Restaurants has become a market leader in the rapidly growing QSR burger business. As part of the Checkers & Rally's family, you'll benefit from this brand...

200k Minimum Cash Required
15

No other lawn care franchise opportunity offers you the name brand recognition NaturaLawn® of America does with our exclusive and proprietary line of organic-based products, our marketing and public relations efforts, and...

50k Minimum Cash Required
16

Big Frog isn't just a business; it's a LIFESTYLE! We’re a high-tech retail boutique open daylight hours Mon-Sat, with 2 or 3 employees & minimal inventory. You will custom design an image for every customer and use an...

50k Minimum Cash Required
17

There has never been a better time to own your own senior care business! Brightstar's LifeCare, KidCare and Staffing services allow you to provide a wide range of services, which increases your profit potential! Come join...

100k Minimum Cash Required
18

With a FirstLight HomeCare franchise you can own a business that is in high demand and that helps make a difference in people's lives. We are there to support you every step of the way with our hands-on training programs,...

100k Minimum Cash Required
19

As the leader in home inspections, Pillar to Post makes owning your own home inspection business easy! We offer state-of-the-art technology, un-matched marketing and networking support, and with our Quick Start training...

30k Minimum Cash Required
20

With over 200 restaurants, explosive growth and a booming sales trajectory, Fazoli’s has established itself as a leader in the Quick-Service Restaurant segment. Fazoli’s offers a menu of traditional Italian favorites —...

250k Minimum Cash Required
21

Nutty Scientists® is the world-leading children's science 'edutainment' franchise. A Nutty Scientists franchise allows you to achieve your financial and personal goals. Start a Nutty Scientists franchise: the science of...

30k Minimum Cash Required
22

Weed Man is a network of locally owned and operated lawn care professionals providing environmentally responsible fertilization, weed control and integrated pest management services. For nearly 50 years, Weed Man has grown...

100k Minimum Cash Required
23

Massage Envy is the most successful franchise of its type in the world. It is, indeed, a rare opportunity to be able to acquire existing open Massage Envy Spas but the opportunity now exists so don't delay. if you think you...

150k Minimum Cash Required
24

Headquartered in Wilmington, North Carolina, we provide and install a wide range of high-quality mobility equipment. Thousands of elderly customers and others with disabilities count on us for our exceptional products, which...

100k Minimum Cash Required
25

City Wide is a management company in the building maintenance industry, giving franchisees more than 20 different ways to open a door and create business because of the multitude of building services they are able to offer....

50k Minimum Cash Required
26

With nearly 40 years of franchising experience and 5,000 locations across North America, our network is recognized as an industry leader year after year. We offer franchisees an award-winning training program focused on the...

60k Minimum Cash Required
27

Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning® is a green, revolutionary cleaning system built on the power of oxygen. As a business, Oxi Fresh combines the advantages of protected territories, turnkey marketing programs, and a variety of...

40k Minimum Cash Required
28

The demand for in-home senior care services is exploding! Now you can take advantage of this growing demand with your own Home Helpers franchise! Our comprehensive training program, proven business model and trusted name...

50k Minimum Cash Required
29

Do you dream of owning a business that is both profitable and rewarding? Then Kiddie Academy is the opportunity you've been waiting for! Our strong support system, training program, and proven business model will help you...

250k Minimum Cash Required
30

What makes pizza even better? Flavored crust! Hungry Howie's Pizza has built a better pizza franchise for over 35 years. With a new twist on an old favorite, we have quickly set ourselves apart from the competition....

100k Minimum Cash Required
31

Home Instead Senior Care has a network of more than 1000 independently owned and operated franchises providing non-medical companionship and home care services to seniors around the world. Our owners are individuals with a...

50k Minimum Cash Required
32

Touching Hearts at Home is a unique, non-medical home care company that began in St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1996. Due to so much interest in our unique and compassionate approach to in-home care to seniors and others, which we...

50k Minimum Cash Required
33

U.S. Lawns is the #1 commercial landscape maintenance franchise in the country, with more than 250 franchises in operation from coast to coast. The decision to focus on commercial customers is simple: larger customers create...

100k Minimum Cash Required
34

With a nationally recognized brand, comprehensive training, ongoing support and a product that is loved by people of all ages, it's easy to see why owning a Bruster's Real Ice Cream franchise can be the best investment you...

100k Minimum Cash Required
35

Ready to join the PostNet franchise family? The premier printing, marketing and shipping solutions franchise specializes in helping small businesses thrive around the world. Become a meaningful part of your community with...

60k Minimum Cash Required
36

For 20 years, CruiseOne has grown to become one of the nation's largest travel retailers with more than 775 independently owned travel franchise locations nationwide. As part of World Travel Holdings, we aim to maintain the...

37

College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving Is an established and award-winning junk removal, labor and moving business with a rapid growth record. Is more focused on capturing both residential and commercial...

50k Minimum Cash Required
38

Maaco is North America’s Bodyshop, franchised with over 500 owner operators. We celebrate extraordinary brand recognition and 46 years without any national competition. Our unprecedented and continued operational support...

100k Minimum Cash Required
39

The "One Stop Auto Styling Center". Tint World's multiple profit centers, automated marketing systems, training and support provides a powerful business model with tremendous revenue generating capabilities.

70k Minimum Cash Required
40

RNR / Rent N Roll is the leader in the custom wheels & tires industry and provides customers the tires & wheels they want by providing options and programs that take into consideration their financial situation. "We Didn't...

250k Minimum Cash Required
41

The Pigtails & Crewcuts franchise opportunity is a turn key investment. We have excellent franchisee validation and a strong Item 19. Please contact us today!

100k Minimum Cash Required
42

Lemon Tree is a full-service family hair salon franchise. Over the last 40 years we have worked tirelessly to perfect our business model and as a result, we now have some of the strongest unit financials in the industry.

100k Minimum Cash Required
43

Always Best Care provides warm, compassionate and professional care for seniors and others when they need it most. We’re local experts in senior care, providing a resource for aging and senior living delivered through...

60k Minimum Cash Required
44

Ranked the #1 New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine and Highest in Franchisee Satisfaction by Franchise Business Review and Franchise Update, Kona Ice® is the most innovative new brand in the franchise industry. With...

30k Minimum Cash Required
45

How would you like to own a rewarding business that provides music lessons to children (and adults) of all ages, all instruments and music genres? From Rock, Pop, Country, Jazz, Classical, R&B, Vocals and even DJ lessons....

100k Minimum Cash Required
46

Cleaning services are something that every home needs with consumer spending continuing to grow year over year. You don't have to be an expert in residential cleaning services to start your The Cleaning Authority franchise!

50k Minimum Cash Required
47

Multivista improves construction quality and makes job sites more efficient by combining cutting-edge technology and unparalleled customer service. Multivista is a state-of-the-art visual documentation technology company...

48

Mosquito Authority franchisees enjoy high retention rates of their monthly subscription customers that offer a residual based income that increases every year. Residential mosquito control is a trending business in the the...

50k Minimum Cash Required
49

Join the #1 Surface Refinishing Company! Miracle Method’s unique refinishing process makes ugly bathtubs, countertops, and tile beautiful again – and the demand is skyrocketing!

50k Minimum Cash Required
50

The Joint Chiropractic makes quality healthcare affordable and convenient for patients while simplifying operations for chiropractors and investors. The best part is, you don't need healthcare or chiropractic experience to...

100k Minimum Cash Required
51

DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen is a full-service remodeling franchise with robust systems that help owners enjoy strong margins and a high quality of life. Our company and franchisees are guided by a Code of Values that stresses...

100k Minimum Cash Required
52

Imagine making a difference in the lives of children as you achieve your own personal financial goals. As a Creative World School owner, you will learn how to achieve your dreams through our protected territories, third...

500k Minimum Cash Required
53

SpeedPro Imaging is the nation's leader in large format imagery. We specialize in a variety of high quality product including wall murals, event graphics, tradeshow displays, vehicle wraps, and window graphics. Own your own...

80k Minimum Cash Required
54

Here's what makes us great. We are straight-forward, direct, and we don't beat around the bush. People get into business for themselves for a myriad of reasons, but if it doesn't make financial sense...what's the point?...

50k Minimum Cash Required
55

At Fresh Coat our business model is designed to do two things: Provide a high-quality service to customers and make our owners money. Our customers are seniors, busy families and small business owners looking for interior...

50k Minimum Cash Required
56

Screenmobile is a mobile franchise business, ideal for people looking for a family-friendly, repair franchise, and/or home improvement franchise. We are a great for a husband and wife tem and are the perfect for a business...

30k Minimum Cash Required
57

Owning a Precision Concrete Cutting franchise is a unique opportunity to own your own highly profitable business with little competition and without the hassle and uncertainty of starting a new business.

80k Minimum Cash Required
58

We offer you the opportunity to love what you do, enjoy a flexible lifestyle, make a powerful and significant impact on the lives of children, and build a successful business for yourself that you can take pride in.

30k Minimum Cash Required
59

With over $3 million in resources already dedicated, FYZICAL has created the world's most sophisticated brain trust of PTs, private practice owners, medical professionals, and business experts to bring growth, success, and...

60

Become part of Pizza History by joining the Rosati's Family of stores. For Five Generations Rosati's has been Cooking up Great Food from Original Family Recipes and Building Great Relationships within the Communities...

80k Minimum Cash Required
61

Molly Maid franchise owners don't clean homes. We train you how to recruit, train, motivate, and manage your employees to do the cleaning!

50k Minimum Cash Required
62

Tutor Doctor is a highly profitable home-based tutoring business. We utilize a network of tutors to provide affordable one-to-one supplementary education to students and adults. Tutor Doctor offers world-class training, low...

50k Minimum Cash Required
63

GYMGUYZ is proud to be the FIRST in Home Personal Training and Fitness Franchise providing quality service to thousands of clients across the United States. The goal from the inception of GYMGUYZ, in 2008, has been to...

100k Minimum Cash Required
64

Do you want to own your own business in the high demand grooming industry? Then V's Barbershop is the franchise for you! Demand for our upscale barber services continues to grow as more men try to find that traditional...

150k Minimum Cash Required
65

Drive More Business Into Your Campground as a Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park. The high quality of the Jellystone Park brand combined with the popularity of Yogi Bear make our group of camp-resorts among the most...

300k Minimum Cash Required
66

As a Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning franchisee you can now own your own profitable carpet cleaning business without the risk and hassle of starting from scratch! Our franchisees receive unmatched training and support, a complete...

40k Minimum Cash Required
67

Wayback Burgers is strategically poised to grow dynamically. This could be your opportunity to partner with a leader in a rapidly growing food market category.

100k Minimum Cash Required
68

Young Rembrandts is an award winning afterschool art program for children three to 12 years old. Their art methodology focuses on fostering children's overall brain development through the power of drawing. Current market...

20k Minimum Cash Required
69

At California Tortilla, we took a look at the standards of common dining options and re-imagined them from the inside out. So what does all of this "re-imagining" mean? It begins with the idea that food should be inspired...

250k Minimum Cash Required
70

Mr. Handyman is the recognized industry leader in home repairs and maintenance with more franchises units than another handyman service. Our trusted name and brand recognition are your foot in the door for this Entrepreneur...

50k Minimum Cash Required
71

At Rhea Lana's® not only do we work hard together, but we have fun and live life together. We are excited about what this new year holds for us! We are currently in 20 states and expanding into additional states in 2013....

10k Minimum Cash Required
72

Brightway Insurance invented the “you sell, we service” independent agency franchise model over a decade ago. While it revolutionized the industry then, we recognized that service after the sale is just one independent...

100k Minimum Cash Required
73

Senior Relocation - Downsizing - Estate Sales. Caring Transitions is looking for motivated franchisees who want to be a part of the growing senior care industry! Getting started is easy with our home-based turn-key system...

50k Minimum Cash Required
74

For almost 50 years, Roy Rogers Restaurants® has been a recognized brand, embodying the values of quality and honesty in our food and hospitality. We are a “cut-above” other quick serve restaurants and have earned a...

500k Minimum Cash Required
75

Join America's most reliable and largest wireless network and see why Entrepreneur Magazine has ranked Wireless Zone® year after year in the Franchise 500! Our exclusive relationship with Verizon Wireless complements our...

150k Minimum Cash Required
76

JumpBunch is the leading national provider of mobile sports and fitness programs for children from toddlers to twelve-year-olds. There is no question that our multi-sport concept is superior to any other kid's franchise. We...

50k Minimum Cash Required
77

Window Genie brings 20 years of expertise to the window cleaning and care industry, providing an affordable option for those considering business ownership as a way to a better future. Franchisees enjoy multiple revenue...

50k Minimum Cash Required
78

The Mosquito Shield franchise opportunity allows you to bring a unique, exciting business approach and guaranteed customer results to a new and rapidly growing market.

40k Minimum Cash Required
79

Sandler Training franchises. For more than 30 years, the Sandler Sales Institute franchise has been a leader in sales & management training.

100k Minimum Cash Required
80

The Proforma franchise is the leading business to business franchise opportunity in the $150 billion Print and Promotional Product industry.

81

Earn a living doing something you enjoy with a low investment and nationally recognized support. If you like sports and kids, then you'll love owning an i9 Sports franchise!

50k Minimum Cash Required
82

Offering a 24/7 ATM style machine, OXXO Care Cleaners dry cleaning franchises allow customers to pickup or drop off clothes 24 hours a day, 7 days a w

83

Own a down-home, family-style 24-hour restaurant that has the backing of an iconic brand name a reputation of amazing Southern hospitality. With incredible momentum from a 50-year history and more than 400 locations in 20...

100k Minimum Cash Required
84

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...

100k Minimum Cash Required
85

The salon and hair-care industry is a $75-billion-a-year industry that’s growing by 8% a year. Within that industry, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more stable salon franchise chain than Fantastic Sams, which is the...

50k Minimum Cash Required
86

As the number of dual-income families increases so does the demand for home cleaning services. Now you can take advantage of this opportunity with Home Cleaning Centers of America! Getting started is easy with our...

40k Minimum Cash Required
87

Tap into the rapidly growing Garage Improvement and Garage Home Storage markets which are expected to rise rapidly at 5.6% per year through 2017. The 2013 Vance Research cabinets and closets study indicated that several of...

30k Minimum Cash Required
88

Nationally recognized by 92% of all consumers, Meineke Car Care is a truly iconic Name Brand Franchise company in the auto repair space. We offer cutting edge technology, support & training to help our Franchise owners...

100k Minimum Cash Required
89

Homewatch CareGivers franchise locations provide home care and personal assistance to individuals who are aging, disabled or rehabilitating, which allows clients to remain living independently at home. Through training and...

70k Minimum Cash Required
90

Quality massage services are in high demand. As a MassageLuXe franchisee, you get access to unparalleled training and support, comprehensive marketing programs, and management software that makes operating your business a...

100k Minimum Cash Required
91

Rooter-Man’s Franchise Opportunity offers a unique, low cost solution to franchise ownership, with a flat rate pricing system (no royalty on percentage of sales). Rooter-Man Franchisees are granted an Exclusive Franchise...

92

ACFN is the Only ATM Franchise in North America and is the largest provider of ATM services to hotels in the US ACFN: Researches & finds qualified locations in your area YOU: Review and approve these locations ACFN: Obtains...

50k Minimum Cash Required
93

Whether you are looking to start a new business or buy an existing one, an Aire-Master franchise might be a great opportunity for you. The startup costs are low, there is no advertising required, you’ll sell exclusive...

50k Minimum Cash Required
94

There appears to be an endless number of franchise and business ownership opportunities out there. So, what is it that makes Mighty exceptional? We offer a proven business model in the stable, multi-billion dollar automotive...

95

Mr. Electric has built tested and effective systems for business success over the past 20 years. In addition to a solid foundation for success, Mr. Electric franchisees also benefit from research and expertise in new and...

50k Minimum Cash Required
96

With FOUR staffing programs to choose from, you can customize your staffing office with the hottest fastest growing industries. Choose from general staffing, medical staffing, home services, and executive placement. Expect a...

70k Minimum Cash Required
97

Wag N’ Wash offers a unique business opportunity in the rapidly growing pet care industry. Our four revenue streams take advantage of a huge segment of the pet market, and include a retail center that offers high quality...

200k Minimum Cash Required
98

With over 30 years of experience, Rainbow International has built systems for lasting success. Rainbow provides cutting edge technical training, as well as comprehensive business training. Relationships with many insurance...

50k Minimum Cash Required
99

Eye Level offers the systematic individualized learning program and nurtures problem solvers, critical thinkers, and lifelong learners. A premier supplemental education and enrichment program, Eye Level offers an innovative...

70k Minimum Cash Required
100

Take advantage of the growing demand for appliance repair services with your own Mr. Appliance franchise! As the largest full-service appliance repair company in the world, we give you access to unmatched training and...

50k Minimum Cash Required
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