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Terrific Franchising Opportunities in the Tar Heel State


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 North Carolina, there are a whopping 25,000 franchises that support nearly 294,400 jobs, $24.4 billion of North Carolina's economic output, and $13.8 billion of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Get more information about the economic impact of franchising in North Carolina by clicking here, or by going to https://franchiseeconomy.com/ and selecting your state!

Some of the IFA franchisor members who call North Carolina home include Bojangles' Restaurants Inc., Golden Corral Buffet & Grill and Meineke Care Care Centers.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 North Carolina!