As a doorway for many people looking to be their own boss, we know that franchise ownership changes lives. In our annual FRAN-TASTIC 500, we recognize 500 brands going above and beyond the norm and helping people fulfill their dreams of business ownership through franchising! We had a plethora of nominations and we’re delighted to announce the winners below!

Alesia Visconti, CEO and President of FranServe Inc. says, “Franchising helps people change their lives and take control of their future. It’s a community that celebrates the Life-Work Balance. A brand that makes our annual “FRAN-TASTIC 500” list shows that it values a fun and rewarding lifestyle and emphasizes people fulfill their dreams of business ownership through franchising. It’s a brand that deserves recognition for going the extra mile and for being, well, fran-tastic!”

Please note brands are listed in alphabetical order. Brands were nominated and selected based on the following criteria:

  • Brand Identity
  • Turnkey Model
  • Operational Support
  • Superb Training
  • Industry Leader
  • Scalability
  • Quick to Launch
  • Clear Marketing Message

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  • Sports/Fitness

    Jabz Boxing

    Unlike other boxing gyms, Jabz focuses on developing fitness, not fighters. The brand’s signature circuit-style workouts mix boxing’s punches & kicks with cardio, plyo and functional training exercises designed to push clients to their limits and deliver maximum results. The custom ring, outfitted with a variety of heavy & speedbags, and nationally-certified coaches set Jabz apart as an industry leader. Jabz has grown to 20+ locations open or in development since it began franchising in 2013.

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  • Cleaning Services

    JAN-PRO International

    JAN-PRO is ranked # 1 in commercial cleaning and the #1 fastest growing franchise overall. The commercial cleaning is a stable, recession resistant industry and JAN-PRO’s growth numbers speak for themselves with a strong Item 19!

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  • Jantize America

    Cleaning Services

    Jantize America

    The Jantize® Area Developer business is a multi-unit development business that offers the opportunity for entrepreneurs to develop and grow the Jantize® system in a defined geographic territory. This is is a franchise business model that is consistently ranked as one of the fastest growing and most successful business opportunities because of its low start up cost, recurring revenue royalties, and unlimited growth potential.

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  • Real Estate Services

    Joe Homebuyer

    Joe Homebuyer is a turnkey real estate acquisition franchise. Our franchisees operate their businesses to provide real estate solutions by buying, fixing, and wholesaling residential properties. With or without prior real estate experience, we will guide you through the entire process from marketing to close. Joe Homebuyer provides win-win creative solutions for homeowners who would benefit from a quick, no hassle cash offer.

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  • Business Services

    Jomsom Staffing Services

    Staffing Services Franchise offering: Low investment, lean, quick start up, very low risk, probably the most flexible franchise brand - enough freedom to operate like an independent mom/pop shop and enjoy the benefits of a sound franchise structure/system.

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  • Food & Beverage

    Jon Smith Subs

    Jon Smith Subs is a fresh new opportunity with a track record for success, serving high quality subs, right off the grill. United Franchise Group is dedicated to the success of each Jon Smith Subs franchisee, and we have systems and people in place to provide world-class training, operations and marketing support.

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  • Home Improvement

    Joshua Tree Experts

    Joshua Tree Experts opened for business in 2005 as a general tree services and plant health care company in the Lehigh Valley, PA. From the early days, the focus was on training, safety, and best practices. Franchisee benefits include recurring revenue streams, excellent gross profit margins across tree pruning and removal, plant health care, and other divisions, key employee retention and excellent client retention rates

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  • Cleaning Services

    Junk King

    Junk King is the #1 Rated Junk Removal Service in North America, with over 100 locally owned franchises in 32 states and Canada. We are the number one ranked search result when searching for "junk removal".

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  • Cleaning Services

    Junk, Junk, Baby!

    Junk Junk Baby! is a commercial and residential junk removal service with over 10 years of experience. Our unique offering includes reasonable start up investment, prime territories available, and low staffing requirements in a proven and thriving industry. The founder prides himself in taking care of his people and wants to do deals with the right candidates.

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