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Top 100 global franchises – rankings around the world April 2019

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 April 2019

Rank Name Country Industry
1 McDonald's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
2 Burger King United States of America Fast Food Franchises
3 Pizza Hut United States of America Pizza Franchises
4 Marriott International United States of America Hotel Franchises
5 KFC United States of America Chicken Franchises
6 Dunkin' United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
7 7-Eleven United States of America Convenience Store Franchises
8 SUBWAY® United States of America Sandwich & Bagel Franchises
9 Domino's United States of America Pizza Franchises
10 Baskin-Robbins United States of America Ice Cream Franchises
11 Hertz United States of America Car Rental & Dealer Franchises
12 InterContinental Hotels and Resorts UK - England Hotel Franchises
13 Taco Bell United States of America Fast Food Franchises
14 Choice Hotels United States of America Hotel Franchises
15 Wendy's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
16 Groupe Auchan France Food & Grocery Retail Franchises
17 Ace Hardware Corporation United States of America Home Improvement Retail Franchises
18 Hilton Hotels & Resorts United States of America Hotel Franchises
19 Groupe Casino France Food & Grocery Retail Franchises
20 Carrefour France Convenience Store Franchises
21 Kumon Japan Child Education Franchises
22 Marco’s Pizza United States of America Pizza Franchises
23 Wyndham Hotels and Resorts United States of America Hotel Franchises
24 Interim HealthCare United States of America Senior Care Franchises
25 Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning United States of America Carpet Cleaning Franchises
26 Europcar France Car Rental & Dealer Franchises
27 Century 21 United States of America Real Estate Franchises
28 International House of Pancakes (IHOP) United States of America Fast Food Franchises
29 Arby's United States of America Burger Franchises
30 RE/MAX United States of America Real Estate Franchises
31 Weed Man Lawn Care United States of America Lawn Care & Pest Control Franchises
32 H&R Block Canada Financial Services
33 Tim Hortons Canada Bakery & Donut Franchises
34 Dairy Queen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
35 Hardee's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
36 Minuteman Press United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
37 Merry Maids United States of America House Cleaning Franchises
38 Krispy Kreme United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
39 Bojangles United States of America Restaurant Franchises
40 Coldwell Banker Residential United States of America Real Estate Franchises
41 Jollibee Philippines Fast Food Franchises
42 Snap-on Tools United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
43 Husse Sweden Pet Store Franchises
44 DIA Spain Convenience Store Franchises
45 A&W Restaurants United States of America Restaurant Franchises
46 GNC Live Well United States of America Wellness Products & Services
47 Orangetheory Fitness United States of America Gym Franchises
48 JAN-PRO Cleaning Systems United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
49 Ziebart United States of America Car Detailing Franchises
50 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen United States of America Fast Food Franchises
51 FASTSIGNS United States of America Printer, Copying & Sign Franchises
52 Mr. Rooter United States of America Plumbing Franchises
53 TGI Fridays United States of America Fast Food Franchises
54 Little Caesars United States of America Pizza Franchises
55 AAMCO United States of America Transmission Franchises
56 Anytime Fitness United States of America Health and Beauty: Sports and Recreation
57 Papa John's United States of America Pizza Franchises
58 Smoothie King United States of America Smoothie & Juice
59 Johnny Rockets United States of America Burger Franchises
60 Coverall® United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
61 Lizarran Spain Food Franchises
62 PuroClean United States of America B2B Franchises
63 Rainbow International Restoration United States of America Restoration Franchises
64 Express Employment Professionals United States of America Employment & Staffing Franchises
65 The UPS Store United States of America Mailing & Shipping Franchises
66 SERVPRO United States of America Restoration Franchises
67 Kona Ice United States of America Ice Cream Franchises
68 Great Clips United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
69 Jani-King Commercial Cleaning Services United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
70 Auntie Anne's Pretzels United States of America Bakery & Donut Franchises
71 Sport Clips United States of America Hair Salon Franchises
72 Long John Silver's United States of America Fast Food Franchises
73 Circle K United States of America Convenience Store Franchises
74 Carl's Jr. United States of America Restaurant Franchises
75 Paris Baguette South Korea Bakery & Donut Franchises
76 Midas United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
77 Maaco Collision Repair & Auto Painting United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
78 Moe's Southwest Grill United States of America Fast Food Franchises
79 CARSTAR United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
80 Meineke Car Care Center United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
81 Wingstop United States of America Fast Food Franchises
82 Church's Chicken United States of America Fast Food Franchises
83 Abrakadoodle United States of America Art Franchises
84 Home Instead United States of America Senior Care Franchises
85 ServiceMaster Clean United States of America Commercial Cleaning Franchises
86 Freshii Canada Health Food Franchises
87 Matco Tools United States of America Automotive Repair Franchises
88 Petland United States of America Pet Store Franchises
89 Visiting Angels Living Assistance Services United States of America Senior Care Franchises
90 Once Upon A Child United States of America Hobby & Toy Store Franchises
91 Budget Blinds United States of America Home Improvement Franchises
92 Signarama United States of America B2B Franchises
93 Eye Level Learning Center South Korea Child Education Franchises
94 Yogen Fruz Canada Frozen Yogurt Franchises
95 Charleys Philly Steaks United States of America Sandwich & Bagel Franchises
96 Red Robin United States of America Burger Franchises
97 Chili's United States of America Restaurant Franchises
98 Edible Arrangements® United States of America Gift Franchises
99 F45 Training United States of America Fitness Franchises
100 NOVUS Glass United States of America Auto Glass Franchises

Source: Franchise Direct

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