Earnings Claims of Top Franchises Revealed

Earnings Claims of Top Franchises Revealed

  • Anytime Fitness
  • CruiseOne
  • Firehouse Subs
  • Jimmy John's
  • Massage Envy
  • Menchie's
  • Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt
  • Planet Fitness
  • The UPS Store
  • Yogurt Land
  • And Hundreds More...

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of Rita’s Italian Ice Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

December 18, 2014
Rita's Italian Ice Photo by infinitesmilesx

Detailed Estimates of Rita’s Italian Ice Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Rita’s Italian Ice’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document For a Rita’s Standard Shop 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $0 to $30,000 2.  Lease Deposit:  $1,000 to $15,000 While you may own or purchase real estate in which to locate your Shop, […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on The Oilerie’s Annual Gross Sales, Cost of Goods Sold, and Gross Profits

December 17, 2014
The Oilerie Photo from doorcountytoday.com

Highlights of The Oilerie’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) The Oilerie is a retail store that specializes in the sale of premium olive oils, balsamic vinegars, and related products. The figures below are the actual annual gross sales, cost of goods sold, and gross profits for the Store operated by The Oilerie’s affiliate […]

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When Cows Say ‘Eat Mor Chikin': The Chick-fil-A Menu

December 16, 2014
Chick-fil-A Photo by roboppy

This Franchise Chatter guide on the Chick-fil-A menu was written by Sherman Morrison. Chick-fil-A has steadily risen through the ranks to become a significant force in the chicken franchise segment. From the very first restaurant that founder S. Truett Cathy opened in 1946 (the Dwarf Grill), he was on the lookout for that special innovation […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of Pancheros Mexican Grill Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

December 15, 2014
Pancheros Mexican Grill Food Photo

Detailed Estimates of Pancheros Mexican Grill Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Pancheros Mexican Grill’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document Except for the real estate lease and utility deposits, which are imposed and collected by third parties, which may be refundable if permitted by the third party, no expenditure in the table […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Twin Peaks’ Average Sales, Cost of Goods Sold, Rent, and Labor Costs

December 14, 2014
Twin Peaks Photo by Ricky Brigante

Highlights of Twin Peaks’ Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) The information stated below is not audited. Operating expenses are expressed as a percentage of the restaurants’ total gross revenue, therefore, you can draw no inferences with respect to profitability. The expenses reflected in the chart do not reflect all operating expenses relevant to […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of Twin Peaks Restaurant Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

December 13, 2014
Twin Peaks Interior Photo by Ricky Brigante

Detailed Estimates of Twin Peaks Restaurant Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Twin Peaks’ 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document For a Conversion Restaurant 1.  Development Fee:  Varies The development fee is equal to 100% of the initial franchise fee for the first Restaurant plus 50% of the initial franchise fee for each […]

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