February 8, 2017

What Are The Biggest Franchises In The World?

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur who dreams of starting your own business? Leaving the traditional 9 to 5 to do your own thing is a daunting task, but when you choose to start a franchise it makes everything a little bit easier.

Franchise Business concept drawing

Franchises are a cool way to start and run a successful business with a brand name reputation. These businesses sell the rights to their names, products, and services. This makes it easy for you to operate a business without having to build a brand from scratch. Starting a franchise is not free, but it can be lucrative when done right. Are you intrigued by this idea yet?

The World’s Best Franchises

Take a minute and think about all of the franchises you see on a daily basis: real estate, hotels, restaurants, fast food, ice cream, car rentals, mailing and shipping, coffee, cleaning, and more. Find a niche that you’re passionate about and you can run a cool franchise business that makes you smile. The franchise industry is a huge opportunity for any aspiring entrepreneur.

What’s the best franchise for you to start? Let’s take a look at the biggest franchises in the world in 2016 according to FranchiseDirect.com:

  1. McDonald’s
  2. Subway
  3. KFC
  4. Burger King
  5. Pizza Hut
  6. 7 Eleven
  7. Wyndham Hotels and Resorts
  8. InterContinental Hotels and Resorts
  9. Hilton Hotels & Resorts
  10. Marriott International
  11. Domino’s Pizza
  12. Groupe Casino
  13. Dunkin’ Donuts
  14. Jani-King Commercial Cleaning Services
  15. Taco Bell
  16. Carrefour
  17. GNC Live Well
  18. Baskin-Robbins
  19. DIA
  20. Century 21
  21. Papa John’s
  22. JAN-PRO Cleaning Systems
  23. Anytime Fitness, INc.
  24. Hertz
  25. Circle K

Discover spots 26 to 100 on FranchiseDirect.com.

One of the best things about franchises is that there are almost always opportunities available. If you’re not sure where to begin, start by identifying franchises that interest you. Research what it takes to buy the rights to the franchise and see if it’s a possibility for you to successfully operate that business at a profit in your location of choice.

How To Choose A Franchise 

Starting a franchise business is a serious undertaking. It’s not the right decision for everyone, but if you’re business minded, it might be a great opportunity for you. Learn all about franchises on JobMonkey.com. You’ll find detailed info about business plans, risks, financing, and more. Hopefully JobMonkey can answer all of your franchise questions so that you have a good understanding about how this cool business model really works.

Are you ready to get started? Visit JobMonkey.com right now.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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