Franchises A-Z - By: Franchising.com

Franchises A-Z

In this section you will find a complete list of known franchise businesses. Though not all of them are actively recruiting new franchisees, we have compiled this list to provide vital information about the companies that franchise, and provide a clear representation of the reach the franchise industry has in the business community. Our list of franchises currently includes 2,996 franchises from 24 countries.

Featured Franchise Opportunities

  • AAMCO Transmissions and Total Car Care
    AAMCO Transmissions is the world's largest chain of transmission specialists and one of the leaders in complete car care services.
    AAMCO Transmissions and Total Car Care
  • All American Steakhouse and Sports Theater
    The All American Steakhouse & Sports Theater opened its doors at their flagship store on November 25, 2003 in Edgewater, Maryland.
    All American Steakhouse and Sports Theater
  • American Family Care
    American Family Care is a unique group of urgent care medical facilities opened in response to a growing need for immediate physician care in a convenient, comfortable environment.
    American Family Care
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1982
  • Arby's
    Arby's® restaurants feature Fast Crafted™ service, a unique blend of quick-serve speed and value combined with the quality and made-for-you care of fast casual.
    Arby's
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1964
  • Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center
    Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center hos revolutionized the business of age management.
    Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center
  • Big Blue Swim School
    Big Blue Swim School was founded in 2010 by competitive swimmers, Big Ten finalist John Lonegran and US National Champion Chris DeJong.
    Big Blue Swim School
  • Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar®
    Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar currently operates 3 restaurants in Springfield MO, one each in Ozark & Branson MO and will open its first franchise location in Bentonville AR later this year.
    Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar®
  • BirthdayPak
    Imagine opening your mailbox on your birthday and finding valuable gift cards from the best restaurants, day spas, jewelry stores and gift shops in your home town...That's BirthdayPak!
    BirthdayPak
  • Blast & Brew
    Blast & Brew offers guests a completely customizable experience from its quick-fired Neapolitan pizzas, split Focaccia sandwiches, the freshest salads and a wide variety of signature appetizers.
    Blast & Brew
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2015
  • Blaze Pizza
    The first Blaze Pizza® restaurant opened on Aug. 6, 2012, in Irvine, Calif., and quickly gained attention for its chef-driven recipes, thoughtful interior design, and a service culture that celebrates individuality.
    Blaze Pizza
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2012
  • Blink Fitness
    Founded in 2011, Blink Fitness is a premium quality, value-based fitness brand with more than 70 locations open or in development throughout New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and California.
    Blink Fitness
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2011
  • Brooklyn Fitboxing
    Brooklyn Fitboxing is a fitness center with boxing bags and contactless for all levels, in which you will release stress to the beat of the best music and always with special coaches.
    Brooklyn Fitboxing
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2014
  • Carl's Jr.
    Carl's Jr. is an American fast-food restaurant chain, located mostly on the Western half of the United States in Pacific, Mountain and West Coast regions.
    Carl's Jr.
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1941
  • Checkers & Rally's Restaurants, Inc.
    Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. is the largest double drive-thru restaurant chain in the United States.
    Checkers & Rally's Restaurants, Inc.
  • Chronic Tacos
    Chronic Tacos is a California-inspired Mexican grill that celebrates authenticity and the individuality of its customers.
    Chronic Tacos
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2002
  • Copper Branch
    Copper Branch is in the business of selling franchises to operate restaurants that offer 100% plant-based (vegan), health-focused cuisine, featuring salads, power bowls, burgers, sandwiches and smoothies.
    Copper Branch
  • Creamistry
    Creamistry is an Irvine, California-based franchise that serves made-to-order liquid nitrogen ice cream using all natural and organic ingredients that can be customized with over 60 flavors and toppings.
    Creamistry
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2013
  • CycleBar®
    CycleBar® is a Premium Indoor Cycling™ boutique that offers energizing rides tailored to all fitness and experience levels.
    CycleBar®
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2014
  • Del Taco
    At Del Taco, all menu items taste better because they are made to order with fresh ingredients.
    Del Taco
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1964
  • Denny's
    Denny's is the franchisor and operator of one of America's largest franchised full-service restaurant chains, based on the number of restaurants.
    Denny's
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1953
  • Dickey's Barbecue Pit®
    Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue.
    Dickey's Barbecue Pit®
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1941
  • Discovery Point Child Development Centers®
    With almost 50 locations throughout the Southeast, Discovery Point Child Development Centers® provides safe, educational and nurturing environments for growing children.
    Discovery Point Child Development Centers®
  • Dogtopia
    Dogtopia is the premiere provider of dog daycare and boarding and is now opening franchises all over the US!
    Dogtopia
  • DRNK coffee + tea/QWENCH juice bar
    The vision at Qwench is simple - make genuine health and incredible taste live in perfect balance.
    DRNK coffee + tea/QWENCH juice bar
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2014
  • Dunkin' Donuts
    Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories.
    Dunkin' Donuts
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1950
  • e² Young Engineers
    Young Engineers enrichment programs adopt a rational edutainment (education + entertainment) approach.
    e² Young Engineers
  • Eat The Frog Fitness
    Founded by Bryan Clay and Joe Culver, Eat The Frog Fitness is a new fitness training concept born from decades of elite, science-based athletic training and expert knowledge of the fitness industry.
    Eat The Frog Fitness
  • Elements Massage™
    Elements Massage™ offers the latest in heath and wellness.
    Elements Massage™
  • Estrella insurance
    Estrella Insurance® specializes auto insurance & car insurance quotes.
    Estrella insurance
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1980
  • Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers
    Express Oil change services,as well as tune ups,brakes and other quality car care in Alabama,Georgia,Tennesee,Mississippi,and Florida.
    Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers
  • Fantastic Sams
    Fantastic Sams was the first nationally franchised hair salon and has grown to more than 1,100 locations over the past 40 years.
    Fantastic Sams
  • FASTSIGNS
    FASTSIGNS centers provide comprehensive visual communications solutions to help customers of all sizes – across all industries.
    FASTSIGNS
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1985
  • Firehouse Subs
    Firehouse Subs® is a fast casual restaurant chain with a passion for Hearty and Flavorful Food, Heartfelt Service and Public Safety.
    Firehouse Subs
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1994
  • Fitness 1440
    FITNESS:1440™ works with achievers who are positive, confident, honest and passionate. They believe in doing business with people who want to invest in a business that changes lives.
    Fitness 1440
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2009
  • Freshii
    Freshii's menu offers build-your-own salads, wraps, rice bowls and soups.
    Freshii
  • Gloria Jean's Coffees
    Founded in 1979, Gloria Jean's Coffees was started by Gloria Jean Kvetko in Chicago as a small coffee and gift shop.
    Gloria Jean's Coffees
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1979
  • Golden Corral
    Golden Corral is famous for its variety, including USDA steaks cooked to order, rotisserie chicken, awesome pot roast, hot yeast rolls, and desserts like homemade carrot cake and the Chocolate Wonderfall®.
    Golden Corral
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1973
  • Handyman Connection
    Handyman Connection offers reliable, local handyman services such as home repair, remodeling, home improvement and maintenance.
    Handyman Connection
  • Hardee's
    Hardee's is an American fast-food restaurant chain, located primarily on the Eastern half of the United States in Midwest, Southeast and East Coast regions.
    Hardee's
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1961
  • Homewatch CareGivers
    Founded in 1980, Homewatch CareGivers delivers a variety of person-directed, professional at-home services
    Homewatch CareGivers
  • Huddle House
    Huddle House, Inc., a full-service family restaurant franchise, is known for serving "Any Meal. Any Time."
    Huddle House
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1964
  • Hungry Howie's Pizza
    Founded in 1973, Hungry Howie's Pizza is a national pizza franchise that is loyal to its tradition of providing delicious, high-quality and original Flavored Crust® pizzas.
    Hungry Howie's Pizza
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1973
  • IceBorn
    Ice House America offers three different models, ranging from the "Ice House" to the "Mini XL," all manufactured at a 160,000 sq. ft. integrated manufacturing facility located in Moultrie, GA.
    IceBorn
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2003
  • Jack in the Box
    Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK), based in San Diego, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box® restaurants, one of the nation's largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam.
    Jack in the Box
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1951
  • Jersey Mike's Subs
    Jersey Mike's, a fast-casual sub sandwich franchise with more than 1,500 locations open and under development nationwide, believes that making a sub sandwich and making a difference can be one and the same.
    Jersey Mike's Subs
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1956
  • Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
    Jimmy John's is a franchised sandwich restaurant owned by Jimmy John Liautaud.
    Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1983
  • Kentucky Fried Chicken
    KFC, or Kentucky Fried Chicken, is a fast food restaurant chain based in Louisville, Kentucky. Founded by Colonel Harland Sanders, KFC is now a division of Yum! Brands. KFC is known mainly for its fried chicken.
    Kentucky Fried Chicken
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1952
  • Kiddie Academy
    Kiddie Academy® serves families and their children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old, offering full time care, before- and after-school care and summer camp programs.
    Kiddie Academy
  • Kona Ice
    Launched in 2007 by Tony Lamb, Kona Ice provides a bright, welcoming and professional alternative to the typical ice cream truck.
    Kona Ice
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2007
  • la Madeleine
    La Madeleine's French-inspired fare served throughout the day during breakfast, lunch and dinner features handcrafted entrées, sandwiches, salades and soupes.
    la Madeleine
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1983
  • LaRosa Grill
    Vincenzo Pugliese opened the first La Rosa Chicken & Grill in 1994.
    LaRosa Grill
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1994
  • Lightbridge Academy
    Lightbridge Academy provides early education and child care to children ages six weeks through kindergarten, as well as special programming for children up to 10 years old during school holidays, breaks and summer camp.
    Lightbridge Academy
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1997
  • Massage Envy
    Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a national franchisor, and through its franchise locations, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage and skincare services.
    Massage Envy
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2002
  • Minuteman Press Int'l.
    Minuteman Press International is a full service printing and graphics franchise offering a complete range of services from graphic design to multicolor capabilities.
    Minuteman Press Int'l.
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1973
  • Nathan's Famous
    Nathan's hot dogs and crinkle cut french fries were first sold in Coney Island, New York.
    Nathan's Famous
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1916
  • Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
    Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom (Old Chicago) is a traditional, casual dining restaurant specializing in Chicago-style pizzas, taproom classics and craft beer.
    Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1976
  • ONE Cannabis
    ONE Cannabis Franchise provides entrepreneurs a proven business model, award winning products and management, and an established brand in the marketplace.
    ONE Cannabis
  • Oxi Fresh
    Through innovative products and modern technology, Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning offers green cleanings and incredible results through a unique, low-moisture process.
    Oxi Fresh
  • Pancheros Mexican Grill
    Pancheros Mexican Grill is a quick-serve, fresh- Mexican franchise that serves its signature fresh-pressed tortillas filled with the freshest, highest- quality ingredients.
    Pancheros Mexican Grill
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1992
  • PanIQ Escape Room
    The original escape rooms were launched in Budapest in early 2011
    PanIQ Escape Room
  • Pearle Vision
    Pearle Vision is a total eye care center.
    Pearle Vision
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1961
  • Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
    Perkins has been serving up delicious meals and catering to the needs of discerning consumers for over forty years.
    Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1958
  • Pizza Hut
    Pizza Hut, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), delivers more pizza, pasta and wings than any other restaurant in the world.
    Pizza Hut
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1958
  • Poke Burri
    Poke Burri is growing fast, were working on launching new locations across the country and were looking investors.
    Poke Burri
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
  • Pronto Insurance
    Pronto Insurance is an insurance and financial service provider based in south Texas.
    Pronto Insurance
  • ProSource
    ProSource has a wide selection of name brand carpet, tile, ceramic, laminates, vinyl, natural stone and hardwood flooring at wholesale prices.
    ProSource
  • PuroClean
    PuroClean offers fire and water cleanup, restoration services, mold mitigation, remediation, and biohazard cleanup and removal throughout the United States and Canada.
    PuroClean
  • Quaker Steak & Lube®
    Founded in 1974 and built in an abandoned gas station in Sharon, Pa., Quaker Steak & Lube® has expanded across the United States.
    Quaker Steak & Lube®
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1974
  • Red Mango
    Based in Dallas and with nearly 300 locations across the U.S. and Puerto Rico, Mexico, El Salvador and Uruguay, Red Mango is a rapidly-expanding retailer of all-natural frozen yogurt, and healthier eating options.
    Red Mango
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2002
  • RedBrick Pizza
    Redbrick the world's finest, fresh fire-roasted gourmet pizzas.
    RedBrick Pizza
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1999
  • Retro Fitness
    Founded in 2004 by entrepreneur Eric Casaburi, Retro Fitness has evolved from a regional Northeast gym concept into a national fitness system with more than 140 gyms open in 16 states.
    Retro Fitness
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2004
  • Saladworks
    Saladworks locations offer guilt free, gourmet menu of flavorful salads averaging less than 300 calories with signature dressings.
    Saladworks
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1986
  • Sbarro, LLC
    Sbarro has brought New York-style pizza and other Italian favorites like pasta and stromboli to guests at more than 800 eateries across 33 countries.
    Sbarro, LLC
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1956
  • Scissors and Scotch
    Scissors & Scotch is the grooming experience every man deserves where traditional barbering and modern spa services meet your favorite watering hole.
    Scissors and Scotch
  • Scooter's Coffee
    Founded in 1998 by Don and Linda Eckles in Bellevue, Nebraska, Scooter's Coffee roasts only the finest coffee beans in the world at its headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska.
    Scooter's Coffee
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1998
  • Shakeaway
    Shakeaway is The World's Largest MilkShake Bar Company™ and original re-inventor of the milkshake.
    Shakeaway
    • Location: GB
    • Industry:
  • Sky Zone
    Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings.
    Sky Zone
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2002
  • Smoothie Factory
    Smoothie Factory Juice Bar has established itself as a leading retailer of real fruit smoothies, fresh juices and nutritional products.
    Smoothie Factory
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1996
  • SONIC Drive-In
    SONIC, America's Drive-In is the nation's largest drive-in restaurant chain serving more than 3 million customers every day.
    SONIC Drive-In
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1953
  • Sunny Street Cafe
    Sunny Street Cafe feature a wide variety of breakfast and lunch fare, including Buttermilk Pancakes, Omelettes, Stuffed Biscuits and Gravy, Half Pound Black Angus® Burgers, Monterey Ranch Chicken Wrap, Buffalo Chicken Salad and a quiche of the day.
    Sunny Street Cafe
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
  • TEFL
    A TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) course is your gateway to traveling and working abroad.
    TEFL
  • The Brass Tap
    The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar that offers 40-60 different craft beers on tap, more than 300 varieties of imports, local craft beers, and a large selection of premium wines and cigars.
    The Brass Tap
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2008
  • The Human Bean
    The Human Bean opened its first store in Ashland, Oregon, in 1998.
    The Human Bean
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1998
  • The Joint Corp.
    Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Joint is reinventing chiropractic by making quality care convenient and affordable for patients seeking pain relief and ongoing wellness.
    The Joint Corp.
  • True REST Float Spa
    True REST offers a premier flotation therapy experience. In a Float Pod clients float effortlessly on 1,000 lbs of epsom salts for one hour.
    True REST Float Spa
  • Tutor Doctor
    With more than 400 territories in 14 countries, Tutor Doctor is the fastest-growing private tutoring franchise worldwide.
    Tutor Doctor
    • Location: CA
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1999
  • Uberrito Fresh Mex
    The Überrito concept launched December 2014, building on the success of the former Mission Burrito founded in 1996 in Houston.
    Uberrito Fresh Mex
  • uBreakiFix
    Justin Wetherill, David Reiff and Eddie Trujillo married their skillsets to offer an alternative tech-repair option that was quick, affordable and provided a quality customer experience.
    uBreakiFix
  • Wayback Burgers
    Wayback Burgers is a Connecticut-based fast-casual franchise with a reputation for fresh burgers, thick hand-dipped milkshakes.
    Wayback Burgers
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1991
  • Wetzel's Pretzels
    Armed with a vision and a tasty recipe for soft pretzel perfection, Bill Phelps and Rick Wetzel opened the first Wetzel's Pretzels bakery in Redondo Beach, Calif., in 1994.
    Wetzel's Pretzels
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1994
  • Wienerschnitzel
    Founded by John Galardi in 1961 with a single hot dog stand in Wilmington, California, Wienerschnitzel is a bona fide pioneer of the limited-service food industry.
    Wienerschnitzel
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 1961
  • WineStyles Tasting Station
    WineStyles Tasting Station demystifies wine and craft beers by categorizing bottles by style and taste, rather than by varietal or region.
    WineStyles Tasting Station
  • Ziebart
    Ziebart International Corporation is headquartered in Troy, MI, representing a global franchise network of vehicle protection and appearance services.
    Ziebart
  • Ziggi's Coffee
    What started as a small coffee shop on the corner of Main Street in downtown Longmont, Colorado in 2004, has since grown to multiple drive-thru and coffeehouse locations across Colorado
    Ziggi's Coffee
    • Location: US
    • Industry:
    • Founded: 2004
  • ZIPS Dry Cleaners
    Founded in 1996 and franchising since 2006, ZIPS Dry Cleaners is an aggressively expanding dry cleaning franchise known for its same-day, one-price business model, currently $1.99 per garment.
    ZIPS Dry Cleaners

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Massage Envy
Massage Envy clinics are designed to provide a compelling image, an inviting and functional environment and the highest degree of operational...
Dickey's Barbecue Pit®
Since 1941 Dickey's Barbecue Pit® has been treating customers to great tasting barbecue and has become a restaurant icon in the process! Now you can...
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
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Dunkin' Donuts
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