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Franchise Business Review’s research and special reports, which feature information about franchises with the most satisfied franchisees, what to consider when buying a franchise, and much more, are distributed at national and regional industry conferences.

Both are also regularly referenced by leading media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, Fox Small Business, CNBC, Bloomberg Businessweek, Franchise Update, Franchise Times, The New York Times, USA Today, and


Featured Media Coverage

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America's Star Franchisees - CNBC

13 Things to Do with $100,000 Now

2016 Best Franchise Deals

Franchise Business Review teamed up with CNBC to recognize a top franchise owner from every U.S. state. See the list, and additional coverage, on Money Magazine, a property of Time Inc., contacted Franchise Business Review for a contribution their piece on how to spend $100,000. See our CEO's picks for great franchise options in this price range! QSR's 7th annual list of the top 10 franchise deals uses data from Franchise Business Review to give readers a greater sense of where they should be focusing their research.


Archived Media Coverage:


Multi-Unit Franchisees Are Satisfied But Expect More
Multi-Unit Franchisee - October 2016
Questions to Ask Before Buying
Auto Rental News - September 2016
7 Reasons to Start a Franchise - September 2016
Hot Franchising Trend: Services for Seniors
Wall Street Journal - August 2016
According to a Recent Study/Survey…
Modern Restaurant Management - August 2016
2016 Best Franchise Deals
QSR Magazine - July 2016
A Word With the Boss: It’s Bill Jenks’ business to help Mainers age at home
Portland Press Herald - June 2016
How much does it really cost to run a franchise business?
CNBC - May 2016
How One Rent-A-Wreck Franchisee Became a CNBC Star
Auto Rental News - May 2016
The Most Satisfied Franchisees Are...
Multi-Unit Franchisee - January 2016
Black Female Franchise Owner Battled 'Cement Ceiling' in Quest for Success
USA Today - January 2016
The 12 Best-Liked Home Care Franchises
Home Health Care News - January 2016



The Mystery Persists
Franchise Update Media - December 2015
Women In Franchising Facts
Franchise Update Media - December 2015
Video Segment: Veterans in Franchising
Nightly Business Report (CNBC) - November 2015
Building a Culture of Trust
Multi-Unit Franchisee - November 2015
The Nitty Gritty: 6 Things to Ask Before Investing in a Franchise - November 2015
Top 10 Low-Cost Franchises for Veterans According to Veterans Who Own Them - November 2015
How To Get Franchisee Satisfaction
QSR Magazine - October 2015
Meet the Ambitious Franchisees Who Turned Modest Investments Into Bustling Businesses
Entreprenuer - August 2015
Don't Mind the Hype: Avoid Getting Burned by a “Hot” Franchise - June 2015
How to Succeed in Franchising Your Business
Entreprenuer - May 2015
Franchise Business Review Spotlights Top 50 Multi-Unit Franchise Opportunities
1851 Magazine - April 2015
Reporting for Duty: Why Franchises are Courting Veterans - April 2015
Real Talk: Is Franchising As Profitable As You Think? - April 2015
How the Top Franchises Set Themselves Apart
FSR Magazine - February 2015
Women in Business Q&A: Shannon Wilburn, CEO, Just Between Friends
Huffington Post - February 2015
Survey Reveals Franchisee Satisfaction
Franchise Opportunities Journal - January 2015



How to Sell Experiences
Bloomberg - November 2014
Home Care Tops Fro-Yo, Fitness in Emerging Franchise Ranks
Home Health Care News - October 2014
Gaining Traction: 5 Steps to Drive Franchise Performance and Profitability
Franchising World - September 2014
13 Things to Do with $100,000 Now
Time (Money Magazine) - August 2014
Looking for an Investment? Here Are 9 of the Best Franchises in America
The Street - May 2014
Best Franchises To Own: Why Home Healthcare Is Hot
Forbes - May 2014
The Niche Is Next
Delta SKY - April 2014



Some Brands Appeal More to Vets
QSR Magazine - November 2013
What’s On My Desk: Anthony Lolli, CEO of Rapid Realty NYC
Haute Living - November 2013
An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits
Entrepreneur - October 2013
The Youngsters
Franchise Times - September 2013
With Bleak Job Prospects, Parents and Their Children Buy Into Franchises
The New York Times - May 2013
Jump-Start Your Career With a Franchise
Kiplinger - April 2013



Low-Cost Franchises Rise in Popularity
CNBC - June 2012
Home Health Care Is One of the Most Profitable Franchises
USA Today - May 2012
Tough Times for Franchising
Wall Street Journal - February 2012