200 Franchise Brands Recognized for High Franchisee Satisfaction Based on Independent Survey of Over 30,000 Franchisees

January 2, 2019 – Portsmouth, NH – Franchise Business Review has announced its 14th annual ranking of the top 200 franchises.

Franchise Business Review, a market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction, provides the only ranking of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes rankings of the top franchises in its annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises, as well as guides throughout the year ranking the top franchises in specific sectors.

“There are thousands of different franchise opportunities available to prospective business owners today, with more popping up every day. It’s a great time to ‘be your own boss’ but it’s also important to do your homework to find the right fit,” says Eric Stites, CEO of Franchise Business Review. “Our independent research of franchisee satisfaction helps entrepreneurs discover the top franchise opportunities in every industry category – including fitness, travel, food, services, and retail. This year’s Franchisee Satisfaction Award winners truly are the best-of-the-best.”

To identify the top franchise brands, Franchise Business Review analyzed 18 months of data from approximately 30,500 franchisees representing 310 brands regarding their overall satisfaction with their brands and their likelihood to recommend it to others.

The companies that made the top franchises list were rated highly in areas such as training and support, leadership, core values, general satisfaction, financial opportunity, and community.

In addition to this year’s 200 award-winning franchises, 10 companies were inducted into Franchise Business Review’s Hall of Fame, which means they have been named a top franchise for 10 years. This year’s inductees include:

  • Dream Vacations, a CruiseOne company (2010 – 2019)
  • Fish Window Cleaning (2008-2013, 2016-2019)
  • FRSTeam (2010-2019)
  • Right at Home (2010-2019)
  • Show Homes (2009-2013, 2015-2019)
  • Sit Means Sit (2010-2019)
  • Visiting Angels (2010-2019)
  • Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate (2010-2019)
  • Learning Express (2007-2011, 2014-2017, 2019)
  • United Country Real Estate (2010-2019)

Visit www.FranchiseBusinessReview.com to learn more about this year’s best franchise brands.  To request hard copies of the 2019 Top Franchises Guide contact Sarah Brady at [email protected].


About Franchise Business Review

Franchise Business Review (FBR) is the only independent market research firm that specializes in benchmarking franchisee satisfaction based exclusively on ratings and reviews from franchise owners. FBR publishes free and unbiased franchisee satisfaction research reports throughout the year online at http://www.FranchiseBusinessReview.com.


Media Contact:

Franchise Business Review
Sarah Brady
Editorial Director
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