Express Climbs the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 Rankings, Continues to Be a Top Franchise Opportunity

Entrepreneur Franchise 500 Ranked #1 in Category 2022

The top staffing franchise and one of the best franchises to own is kicking 2022 off on a high note. Express Employment Professionals came in at #25 on the 2022 Franchise 500 list, as well as once again ranking #1 in category for the 11th year in a row.

Moving into the Top 25

Last year, Express ranked an impressive 56th in Entrepreneur Franchise 500 list, which incorporates a 43-year-old formula that continues to evolve with the marketplace. This year, Express continued its trend as an industry-leading top franchise opportunity by cracking into the top 25 for 2022’s list.

The editorial team at Entrepreneur looks at several factors when creating their annual rankings. This includes costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability.

As mentioned, Express once again maintained its position as the #1 staffing franchise as well. But Express isn’t just a top staffing franchise, it’s one of the top overall franchise opportunities. Of course, that’s not an easy title to hold, as there are a lot of franchises out there. Express’ inclusion in the Franchise 500 list speaks to the strength of the Express business model and our fearless, passionate Franchise Owners who love helping people find work they enjoy.

Standing Out in a Crowded Field

With so many great franchises for people to invest in and become owners of, it takes a strong brand to break through the clutter. Even more so, with the stresses of last year impacting businesses of all shapes and sizes, those that made the Franchise 500 list this year have proven that they are resilient and can strive during trying times.

“The past year has been one of the most challenging for businesses in recent memory, which made putting together our 43rd annual Franchise 500 list more enlightening than ever,” Entrepreneur Editor in Chief Jason Feifer.” The companies named to this year’s list showed us how being resilient, supportive and nimble can help navigate extraordinary challenges and also underscore the grit and innovation that define entrepreneurship.”

Whether it’s our comprehensive support, proven business model or recognizable and trusted brand, Franchise Owners can trust in their investment of an Express Franchise.

An In-Demand Franchise with Immediate Market Availability

What makes investing in an Express franchise a savvy business move is the fact staffing franchises are in high demand. After all, there will always be job seekers out there looking for work.

Take a look at our available markets and read about our traditional and professional market models and discover which is the right fit for you.

Invest in Express and Love What You Do

There are a lot of great benefits to owning an Express franchise, many of which go beyond the $5.4M* average annual sales.

For Franchise Owners Frank and Amada Valencia, the freedom that owning an Express allows them is one of the biggest benefits.

“We have three little girls who need us,” they say, speaking to the desire of finding a franchise that allowed for a good work-life balance. “(Express) allows us to be there during important moments.”

In addition, Frank and Amada have enjoyed the process of building the team around them. “Finding, identifying and growing future leaders has been huge wonderful,” they say.

Fellow Franchise Owner Jessica Culo speaks to the power of learning to be a leader with Express.

“This business has changed my life, and I’ve learned so much … I’ve learned how to sell. I’ve learned how to inspire others. And we’ve been able to help a lot of people along the way,” she says.

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* For territories open more than sixty months, average sales in 2020 were $5,417,303.86. First-year offices averaged $940,994.43 according to Item 19 in the Franchise Disclosure Document.

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