10 Best Cupcake Franchise Opportunities 2024

1. Nothing Bundt Cakes

Founded: 1997 Outlets: 500+ Investment: $483,600 - $699,700 Franchise fee: $35,000 Liquidity: $250,000 Royalty fee: 6%

2. Smallcakes Cupcakery

Founded: 2008 Outlets: 200+ Investment: $70,000 – $120,000 Franchise fee: $30,000 Royalty fee: 4%

3. Pinkabella Cupcakes

Founded: 2009 Outlets: 4 Investment: $97,260 – $189,100 Royalty fee: 3-5%

4. Bliss Cupcake Cafe

Founded: 2009 Outlets: 2 Investment: $145,000-$315,000 Franchise fee: $35,000 Royalty fee: 4-6%

5. Sprinkles Cupcake

Founded: 2005 Outlets: 24 Investment: $40,500 to $202,500 Franchise fee: $40,000 Royalty fee: 3-6%

6. Cupcakes At Guildford

Founded: 2002 Royalty fee: 3-5%

7. Gigi’s Cupcakes

Founded: 2008 Outlets: 50+ Investment: $237,200 to $427,500 Franchise fee: $35,000 Liquidity: $150,000 Royalty fee: 5%

8. Wanna Cupcake

Founded: 2011 Investment: $308,000-$488,950 Franchise fee: $45,000 Liquidity: $50,000 Royalty fee: 5%

9. Fat Cupcake

Founded: 2014 Investment: $266,900 to $411,550 Franchise fee: $30,000 Liquidity: $150,000 Royalty fee: 6%

10. My Favorite Muffin

Founded: 1988 Outlets: 84+ Investment: $240,500 – $374,500 Franchise fee: $30,000 Liquidity: $100,000 Royalty fee: 5%