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The Top 3 Best Franchises to Open in 2019

To determine which are the top franchises we analyze:

Franchise fee
Total investment
Royalty fees
Size and growth
Open and operating units
Growth rate
Training times
Marketing support
Operation support
Franchise infrastructure
Financing availability
Brand strength
System size
Years in business
Years franchising
Financial strength and stability

As result of a deep analysis of the mentioned variables here are the best 5 franchises to buy in 2019:


Started franchising in 1995, approximately 37,000 units, requires a minimum investment of a million dollars.

Sonic Drive-in.

Started franchising in 1959, has around 3,600 units, requires an approximate minimum investment of $865,000 dollars.

Taco Bell.

Started franchising in 1964, has around 6,999 units, minimum investment $525,100 dollars.

The top three franchises are fast food businesses.

Any one surprised?