Franchise Opportunities Under $1,000,000

The $1M investment level is home to a wide array of franchise opportunities, ranging from tasty dining to new technology. Make your new business endeavor an educated decision, by learning what franchise is right for you. You'll also find many other helpful resources in our resources section.

  • Carvel

    When Tom Carvel's® ice cream truck broke down in 1934, customers lined up to buy his frozen treats, and the idea for a stationary Ice Cream Shoppe was born! Carvel now has over 440 stores in 25 states, with greater than 90% brand awareness in its core markets. Get More Information »
  • Money Mailer

    Using highly effective direct mail combined with state-of-the-art digital marketing solutions, Money Mailer helps local businesses target local prospects. They've provided valuable discounts to consumers for over 34 years and are predicting substantial growth ahead. Get More Information »
  • McAlister's Deli

    Founded in Oxford, Mississippi, in 1989, McAlister's Deli provides exceptional service and quality food for customers on the go. They're famous for their Sweet Tea, and are focused on creating a truly unique and welcoming environment through their menu and service. Get More Information »
  • Hardee's

    Hardee's opened its first restaurant in 1960 in NC and, as a robust and rapidly growing fast-food franchise, now boasts over 1900 restaurants in 30 states and 14 countries. Hardee's is famous for their distinctive Charbroiled burgers and Made From Scratch biscuits. Get More Information »
  • Moe's Southwest Grill

    Welcome to Moe's! Founded in Atlanta, GA in 2000, this fast-casual Mexican restaurant franchise specializes in a fresh southwestern menu with food that's made to order. Moe's is growing quickly, with more than 460 restaurants in the US and abroad. Get More Information »
  • Arby's

    Arby's is the place for people hungering for a unique, better tasting alternative to traditional fast food. Serving one-of-a-kind menu items, Arby’s is an iconic brand with more than $3 billion in system-wide sales and nearly 3,400 restaurants. Get More Information »
  • Auntie Anne's

    Auntie Anne's has been "pretzel perfect"since 1988, when Anne Beiler and her husband began experimenting with a soft pretzel recipe. Auntie Anne's is now the world's largest soft pretzel franchise and, thanks to a strong business model, has more than 1,500 stores. Get More Information »
  • Massage Envy

    At the core of Massage Envy's mission of providing a pathway to wellness and well-being are the physical and mental benefits of healing touch. Consistently named one of the top franchises by leading publications, Massage Envy has over 900 locations in 48 states. Get More Information »
  • Cinnabon

    Thanks to foodies in Seattle, WA who wanted to make "the world's greatest cinnamon roll", the Cinnabon brand has become world famous with more than 900 bakeries in more than 40 countries. How many other brands can say they are recognized by sweet scent alone? Get More Information »
  • Batteries Plus Bulbs

    Batteries Plus Bulbs is the nation's largest and fastest growing franchise of its kind, with a solid business model and strong earnings potential. They offer a wide array of batteries and light bulbs to meet the increasing demands of retail and business customers. Get More Information »
  • Corner Bakery Cafe

    What began as a small bread bakery in downtown Chicago has grown into a national cornerstone of the fast-casual dining segment. Corner Bakery Cafe, while offering a varied menu and a family-friendly atmosphere, is a growing brand with over 170 locations across the US. Get More Information »
  • Wingstop

    Wingstop created their Buffalo-style chicken wings in 1994, and while their menu has expanded slightly since then, they continue to offer a specialized menu featuring their proprietary recipes. They now have over 500 restaurants open across the US and Mexico. Get More Information »
  • Carl's Jr.

    In combination with its sibling restaurant-chain Hardee's, Carl's Jr. is in the top ten fast-food chains in the United States, making it a sound franchise choice for the fast-food enthusiast. Founded by Carl Karcher in 1941, Carl's Jr. has been a staple for 70 years. Get More Information »
  • Schlotzsky's

    Finding its roots in Austin, TX, in 1971, Schlotzsky's began with a very simple menu consisting of one unique and delicious sandwich: The Original®. Schlotzsky's is now a successful international franchise with restaurants in 37 states and 5 countries outside the US. Get More Information »