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Top 100 global franchises – rankings around the world September 2020

What are the biggest franchises in the world?

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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 September 2020

Rank Name Country Industry
1 McDonald's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
2 KFC United States of America Chicken Franchises
3 Marriott International United States of America Hotel Franchises
4 Pizza Hut United States of America Pizza Franchises
5 Burger King United States of America Fast Food Franchises
6 Domino's United States of America Pizza Franchises
7 Dunkin' United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
8 SUBWAY United States of America Sandwich & Bagel Franchises
9 Circle K United States of America Convenience Store Franchises
10 InterContinental Hotels and Resorts UK - England Hotel Franchises
11 Taco Bell United States of America Fast Food Franchises
12 Hilton Hotels & Resorts United States of America Hotel Franchises
13 Baskin-Robbins United States of America Ice Cream Franchises
14 7-Eleven United States of America Convenience Store Franchises
15 Wendy's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
16 Century 21 United States of America Real Estate Franchises
17 Choice Hotels United States of America Hotel Franchises
18 Hertz United States of America Car Rental & Dealer Franchises
19 Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning United States of America Carpet Cleaning Franchises
20 Kumon Japan Child Education Franchises
21 Groupe Casino France Food & Grocery Retail Franchises
22 Ace Hardware Corporation United States of America Home Improvement Retail Franchises
23 Groupe Auchan France Food & Grocery Retail Franchises
24 RE/MAX United States of America Real Estate Franchises
25 Europcar France Car Rental & Dealer Franchises
26 Marco’s Pizza United States of America Pizza Franchises
27 Carrefour France Convenience Store Franchises
28 Weed Man Lawn Care United States of America Lawn Care Franchises
29 Minuteman Press United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
30 Wyndham Hotels and Resorts United States of America Hotel Franchises
31 Arby's United States of America Burger Franchises
32 International House of Pancakes (IHOP) United States of America Fast Food Franchises
33 Interim HealthCare United States of America Senior Care Franchises
34 JAN-PRO Cleaning Systems United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
35 SERVPRO United States of America Restoration Franchises
36 Jollibee Philippines Fast Food Franchises
37 Coverall® United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
38 Tim Hortons Canada Bakery & Donut Franchises
39 The UPS Store United States of America Mailing & Shipping Franchises
40 Dairy Queen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
41 Snap-on Tools United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
42 Leadership Management International United States of America Business Consulting Services
43 Husse Sweden Pet Store Franchises
44 GNC Live Well United States of America Wellness Products & Services
45 FASTSIGNS United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
46 Ben & Jerry's Franchising, Inc. United States of America Ice Cream Franchises
47 Paul Davis Restoration United States of America Cleaning Franchises
48 H&R Block Canada Accounting & Financial Franchises
49 Kona Ice United States of America Ice Cream Franchises
50 Eye Level Learning Center South Korea Child Education Franchises
51 Orangetheory Fitness United States of America Gym Franchises
52 DIA Spain Convenience Store Franchises
53 Anytime Fitness United States of America Health and Beauty: Sports and Recreation
54 Papa John's United States of America Pizza Franchises
55 TGI Fridays United States of America Fast Food Franchises
56 Mathnasium United States of America Child Education Franchises
57 Smoothie King United States of America Smoothie & Juice
58 Sport Clips United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
59 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
60 Bojangles United States of America Restaurant Franchises
61 Paris Baguette South Korea Bakery & Donut Franchises
62 Great Clips United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
63 Carl's Jr. United States of America Fast Food Franchises
64 Merry Maids United States of America House Cleaning Franchises
65 Express Employment Professionals United States of America Employment & Staffing Franchises
66 Rainbow International Restoration United States of America Restoration Franchises
67 Krispy Kreme United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
68 Midas United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
69 Comfort Keepers United States of America Senior Care Franchises
70 Long John Silver's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
71 Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar United States of America Food Franchises
72 Hardee's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
73 CARSTAR United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
74 Yogen Fruz Canada Frozen Yogurt Franchises
75 Pirtek Australia B2B Franchises
76 PuroClean United States of America Cleaning Franchises
77 Meineke Car Care Center United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
78 A&W Restaurants United States of America Restaurant Franchises
79 Mr. Rooter United States of America Plumbing Franchises
80 Round Table Pizza United States of America Food Franchises
81 Fantastic Sams Hair Salons United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
82 Charleys Philly Steaks United States of America Sandwich & Bagel Franchises
83 Play It Again Sports® United States of America Sporting Goods Stores
84 Gloria Jean’s Gourmet Coffees United States of America Coffee Franchises
85 Johnny Rockets United States of America Burger Franchises
86 Visiting Angels United States of America Senior Care Franchises
87 CruiseOne/Dream Vacations United States of America Cruise Franchises
88 Budget Blinds United States of America Home Improvement Franchises
89 Red Robin United States of America Burger Franchises
90 Once Upon A Child United States of America Hobby & Toy Store Franchises
91 Wingstop United States of America Fast Food Franchises
92 Matco Tools United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
93 ServiceMaster Clean United States of America Cleaning Franchises
94 Pressto Spain Dry-cleaning & Laundry Franchises
95 Ziebart United States of America Car Detailing Franchises
96 Edible Arrangements® United States of America Gift Franchises
97 The Maids United States of America House Cleaning Franchises
98 Petland United States of America Pet Store Franchises
99 Jiffy Lube® United States of America Oil Change Franchises
100 NOVUS Glass United States of America Auto Glass Franchises

Source: Franchise Direct

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