What FRANdata Thinks

It does not come as a shock that the growth for fitness centers and gym franchises is starting to plateau out in the low single digits in the U.S. Based on a sample of 100 fitness franchises, the number of franchised locations for this vertical grew at a compound annual rate of only 2%, with […]

On the New Frontier: “Private equity acquisitions took the franchise world by storm in 2018. And the interest in franchise acquisitions is not fading away any time soon.” Read more here. In the News: MUTTS Canine Cantina Signs First MU Franchise Deal in TX [RestaurantNews.com] Wayback Burgers Reports Blazing Growth in 2018 [QSR] Freddy’s Frozen […]

Consider this: 39% of units for the largest 200 restaurant franchisors in the U.S. are now international and over the past three years, 74% of these franchisor’s collective unit growth came from outside of the U.S. [1] The U.S. Department of Commerce estimates that over 75% of the expected growth in the world’s trade for […]