September 20, 2014  
 
  Entrepreneurs  
 

Types of Franchises

 

 
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Franchising is an appealing concept for many entrepreneurs. But with literally thousands of franchises to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Our resources on various types of franchises will help you narrow down your search.

Types of Franchises

  • Auto Franchises. If you've got the drive to own your own business and love cars, an automotive franchise is a great choice. Automotive franchise opportunities include auto repair franchises, auto parts franchises, car wash franchises and many other car-centric franchising possibilities. (1 article)
  • Business Service Franchises. There's no business like business services. Tap into a world of opportunity by learning about business service franchises. We take a look at telecom franchises, sign franchises, printing franchises, computer franchises, environmental franchises, marketing franchises and many other business-oriented franchise opportunities. (9 articles)
  • Financial Franchises. Whether it's owning an ATM franchise, a payday lending franchise or another financial business, you can do very well if you own a financial franchise. Learn more about financial franchises by reading our helpful articles. (2 articles)
  • Food and Beverage Franchises. Food and beverage is in demand regardless of economic cycles and it can't easily be outsourced to China or India. For this reason, food and beverage franchises continued to be in high demand. We take a look at some of the many franchising opportunity areas in this fast-growth space. (6 articles)
  • Home Care and Residential Services Franchises. Home sweet home! Franchise opportunities that cater to homeowners and community residents continue to be a great investment for would-be entrepreneurs who want to own their own business. (12 articles)
  • International Franchising. Franchising is a global phenomenon. Around the world, franchising is going gangbusters. These articles take a look at franchising trends in various countries and discuss what's driving the upswing in global interest in franchising opportunities. (3 articles)

  • Personal Services Franchises. Cater to the unique needs of an individual and you'll do well in business. We take a look at the myriad opportunities available in personal service franchises, covering weight-control center franchises, hair and beauty franchises, training and education franchises, children’s franchises, photography and video franchises, and many other franchise categories. (5 articles)
  • Retail and Resale Franchises. Retail franchising is a great way to get started in retailing. We take a look at some of the most popular types of retail franchises. (4 articles)
  • Travel and Leisure Franchises. Travel, lodging and leisure industries have always been host to a wide variety of franchised businesses. We take a deep dive into the different types of franchises that are available in this area. (6 articles)

 

 

 

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