Franchising Among the Evergreens in Washington


Every year, the International Franchise Association publishes a comprehensive report highlighting the economic impact franchising has on the US economy. Our data for 2017 showed that there are 733,000 franchise establishments that support nearly 7.6 million jobs, $674.3 billion of economic output for the U.S. economy, and 2.5 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

In the state of Washington, there are a whopping 14,000 franchises that support nearly 136,500 jobs, $13.9 billion of Washington’s economic output, and $8.9 billion of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Get more information about the economic impact of franchising in Washington by clicking here, or by going to and selecting your state!

Some of the IFA franchisor members who call Washington home include MOD Pizza Franchising, Dream Dinners and National Maintenance Contractors, LLC. To get started on your journey of franchise ownership, here’s a list of IFA members who are offering franchises in the great state of Washington!