From fashion and beauty merchandise, to athletic gear, home decor and pet products, specialty retail franchises offer consumers sought-after items. Fill a unique niche in the marketplace and develop a loyal following of customers as a specialty retail franchise owner.

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Start your own business with financial backing and support from a globally trusted and locally embraced brand that leads its industry in customer satisfaction.  Ace Hardware, America’s neighborhood hardware retailer for more than 85 years, is a recognized leader in the booming $279 billion home...

Cash Required: $250,000

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Your journey to a Good Life starts here. Become an Allstate Agency Owner. Do you want to be your own boss? Earn what you’re really worth? Make a difference in the community? It takes a special kind of person to become an Allstate Agency Owner. A successful candidate is equal parts dedicated an...

Cash Required: $100,000

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Don't pass up the opportunity to own one of the fastest growing franchises of this decade. With over 100 studios open and over 200 licenses sold Amazing Lash Studio is the largest and fastest growing eyelash extension franchise. We have recently been ranked by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the t...

Cash Required: $100,000

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OWN YOUR OWN APRICOT LANE FASHION BOUTIQUE! Join the leading women's fashion boutique franchise which combines opportunities from the fashion and gift inudstries. If you love to work with people and you love fashion, explore more and see if Apricot Lane is the right fit for you.  This unique re...

Cash Required: $150,000

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Let Batteries Plus Bulbs Help You Build a Tremendous Business When it comes to starting your own business, Batteries Plus Bulbs knows just how to set you up for success. The advantages of a Batteries Plus Bulbs franchise are many and include the fact that it is a needs-based business with multi...

Cash Required: $100,000

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"Let Your Beauty Shine." At BodyBrite, that’s not just our slogan, it’s our mission statement.  We believe we can bring every person’s inner-beauty out for the world to see, and we believe we can give anyone the tools they need to become a successful business owner. We believe in our conc...

Cash Required: $75,000

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Partner with the largest network of premium group Pilates studios worldwide. Club Pilates has more than 350 locations slated to open throughout 2017. Ranked in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2017 Franchise 500 and named #31 of 2016’s Top New Franchises by Entrepreneur, Club Pilates provides an esta...

Cash Required: $75,000

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An Exciting and Fulfilling Way to Start Your Own Business. At Elite Tutoring Place, Inc., it is their goal to be franchise friendly in every decision they make.  With Elite Tutoring Place®, you are given the opportunity to find your own savings while building a streamlined learning environment...

Cash Required: $32,500

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Join North America’s Top Retail Travel Agency Franchise. Expedia CruiseShipCenters is North America's largest retail travel agency franchise and a leading seller of cruise travel. Build equity and enjoy a great lifestyle with our proven franchise model with 30 years of success.

Cash Required: $100,000

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Now is the time. This is the opportunity. Start your jewelry and watch repair franchise today! Established in 1984, Fast-Fix Jewelry and Watch Repairs® is the world's largest and most trusted consumer choice for jewelry, watch, eyeglass frame, and smartphone repair services as well as custom je...

Cash Required: $200,000

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Fitness 1440 ... Making Every Minute Count. Founded in 2009 with the philosophy that each day is made of a perfectly matched set of 1,440 minutes of opportunities, choices, and attitudes, Fitness 1440 has developed into one of the most unique fitness club concepts in the country, promoting total...

Cash Required: $150,000

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Honest-1 Auto Care: An Incredible Franchise Ownership Opportunity. Founded in 2003 as a much-needed break from the traditional auto shop image, Honest-1 Auto Care has grown into the country's most trusted family of automotive maintenance and repair centers and the most powerful franchise in the ...

Cash Required: $200,000

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Lightbridge Academy was voted Top New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine. As a business, child care has attractive attributes you won't find in any other industry such as an enriched quality of life with most nights, weekends and holidays off and a recession-resistant business with recurring rev...

Cash Required: $200,000

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Maaco is truly the leader in the massive 45 billion dollar automotive paint and collision industry. With virtually no nationally branded competition and over 45 years of experience, Maaco dominates the automotive cosmetic paint market share at over 45%. Furthermore Maaco’s advancement in the cos...

Cash Required: $140,000

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No Automotive Experience required! Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops is a premier automotive repair franchise who is based in suburban Chicago Illinois. Our franchisees are a close-knit family, dedicated to providing high quality service repairs at a fair price. Our goal is to keep cars on the road over...

Cash Required: $110,000

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Minuteman Press is a unique business model that features capped royalties, unmatched local support and multiple revenue streams. Serving the business community for over 40 years, Minuteman Press locations provide digital print, design and marketing services to businesses. Today our centers can p...

Cash Required: $75,000

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After retiring from the printing business, PostalAnnex+ founder Jack Lentz began working out of his home as a business consultant. He soon realized the need for mailing, faxing, copying, shipping and other services to belong under one roof. As a result, he created the first PostalAnnex+ store, bus...

Cash Required: $50,000

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A PLACE WHERE ARTISTRY MEETS OPPORTUNITY. Our concept provides a business model that eliminates the headaches and challenges of owning a hair, nail, massage, tanning, or esthetics business. No more managing a substantial employee base, inventory and long daily hours. We make it simple for our fr...

Cash Required: $200,000

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If you have ever dreamed about owning your own boutique or working in the fashion industry or in the community, Scout & Molly's is the right franchise for you! Scout & Molly's will give you the option to run your business semi-absentee where you hire a manager and a small team of associates or if ...

Cash Required: $70,000

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Serasana is the unique fusion of ancient wellness practices that specialize in rejuvenation through stress and pain management; Accomplished in a compassionate and purposeful way by blending yoga, acupuncture, therapeutic massage, healing teas and remedies. More than simply a spa or yoga franchise...

Cash Required: $100,000

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Tutor Doctor has been widely recognized as a leader in the private tutoring industry being ranked the number one in-home tutoring franchise worldwide by Entrepreneur Magazine and winning the Child’s Magazine’s Parents Choice Award in 2010, 2011, and 2013 and the Top 50 Franchises for Minoriti...

Cash Required: $60,000