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Top 100 global franchises – rankings around the world October 2021

What are the biggest franchises in the world?

Going global with a company means figuring out how to make your brand work in a different culture. Some are successful, some aren’t. From McDonald’s to Jazzercise, we take a look at the franchises that have successfully expanded across the globe.

Top 100 franchises in the world, by country October 2021

Rank Name Country Industry
1 McDonald's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
2 KFC United States of America Food Franchises
3 Burger King United States of America Fast Food Franchises
4 7-Eleven United States of America Retail Franchises
5 Domino's United States of America Food Franchises
6 Ace Hardware Corporation United States of America Home Services Franchises
7 Century 21 United States of America Real Estate Franchises
8 Papa John's United States of America Food Franchises
9 Taco Bell United States of America Fast Food Franchises
10 Pizza Hut United States of America Food Franchises
11 Wendy's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
12 Dunkin' United States of America Food Franchises
13 SUBWAY United States of America Food Franchises
14 Chick-fil-A United States of America Fast Food Franchises
15 Tim Hortons Canada Fast Food Franchises
16 Marriott International United States of America Travel Franchises
17 SERVPRO United States of America Home Services Franchises
18 Jersey Mike's United States of America Food Franchises
19 RE/MAX United States of America Real Estate Franchises
20 Interim HealthCare United States of America Senior Care Franchises
21 Baskin-Robbins United States of America Food Franchises
22 Smoothie King United States of America Food Franchises
23 Midas United States of America Automotive Franchises
24 H&R Block Canada Accounting & Financial Franchises
25 InterContinental Hotels and Resorts UK - England Hotel Franchises
26 Express Employment Professionals United States of America Employment & Staffing Franchises
27 Circle K United States of America Retail Franchises
28 Pirtek Australia Maintenance Services
29 Orangetheory Fitness United States of America Fitness Franchises
30 The UPS Store United States of America Business Services Franchises
31 Hardee's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
32 Kumon Japan Child Education Franchises
33 FASTSIGNS United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
34 Ziebart United States of America Car Detailing Franchises
35 Choice Hotels United States of America Hotel Franchises
36 Chili's United States of America Restaurant Franchises
37 Carl's Jr. United States of America Fast Food Franchises
38 Budget Blinds United States of America Home Improvement
39 Anytime Fitness United States of America Gym Franchises
40 Great Clips United States of America Health & Beauty Franchises
41 Snap-on Tools United States of America Automotive Franchises
42 Paris Baguette South Korea Food Franchises
43 Home Instead United States of America Senior Care Franchises
44 Kiddie Academy® United States of America Children's Franchises
45 Culver’s United States of America Fast Food Franchises
46 Marco’s Pizza United States of America Food Franchises
47 Signarama United States of America B2B Franchises
48 Jack in the Box United States of America Restaurant Franchises
49 Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning United States of America Cleaning Franchises
50 Primrose Schools United States of America Children's Franchises
51 Pearle Vision United States of America Retail Franchises
52 Little Caesars United States of America Food Franchises
53 CARSTAR United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
54 Homewatch CareGivers United States of America Senior Care Franchises
55 Spherion United States of America Employment & Staffing Franchises
56 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
57 Keller Williams Realty United States of America Real Estate Franchises
58 Jiffy Lube® United States of America Oil Change Franchises
59 Wireless Zone United States of America Cellular / Telecommunications
60 Sport Clips United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
61 Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar United States of America Food Franchises
62 Big O Tires® United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
63 Pinch A Penny United States of America Retail Franchises
64 McAlister's Deli United States of America Deli Franchises
65 Arby's United States of America Burger Franchises
66 Coverall® United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
67 Scooter’s Coffee United States of America Coffee Franchises
68 Glass Doctor United States of America Home Services Franchises
69 International House of Pancakes (IHOP) United States of America Fast Food Franchises
70 Dairy Queen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
71 Mr. Rooter United States of America Home Services Franchises
72 Meineke Car Care Center United States of America Automotive Franchises
73 Minuteman Press United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
74 Church's Chicken United States of America Fast Food Franchises
75 Planet Fitness United States of America Fitness Franchises
76 Jollibee Philippines Fast Food Franchises
77 Christian Brothers Automotive United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
78 Coldwell Banker Residential United States of America Real Estate Franchises
79 CertaPro Painters United States of America Repair & Painting Franchises
80 ServiceMaster Clean United States of America Cleaning Franchises
81 Auntie Anne's Pretzels United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
82 Mathnasium United States of America Child Education Franchises
83 Weed Man Lawn Care United States of America Home Services Franchises
84 Captain D's United States of America Seafood Franchises
85 The Maids United States of America Cleaning Franchises
86 NOVUS Glass United States of America Automotive Franchises
87 Husse Sweden Pet Store Franchises
88 Hilton Hotels & Resorts United States of America Hotel Franchises
89 Cinnabon United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
90 College Hunks Hauling Junk/College Hunks Moving United States of America Junk Removal Businesses
91 Mr. Appliance United States of America Home Services Franchises
92 F45 Training United States of America Fitness Franchises
93 Hertz United States of America Automotive Franchises
94 Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken United States of America Food Franchises
95 Mountain Mike’s Pizza United States of America Food Franchises
96 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices United States of America Real Estate Franchises
97 PuroClean United States of America Cleaning Franchises
98 Petland United States of America Pet Store Franchises
99 Dickey's Barbecue Pit United States of America Food Franchises
100 Long John Silver's United States of America Fast Food Franchises

Source: Franchise Direct

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