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Tremendous Franchising Gains in Tennessee


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 Tennessee, there are a whopping 17,000 franchises that support nearly 200,400 jobs, $16.9 billion of Tennessee's economic output, and $9.9 billion of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Get more information about the economic impact of franchising in Tennessee by clicking here, or by going to and selecting your state!

Some of the IFA franchisor members who call Tennessee home include A1 Pressure Washing, Merry Maids, Inc. and Rock Bottom Restaurants and Breweries.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 Tennessee!