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 Chatter News Roundup: 9 Must-Read News Stories About the Dunkin’ Donuts Franchise

September 23, 2014
Dunkin' Donuts Photo

Dunkin’ Donuts got its start in 1950, founded by William Rosenberg in Quincy, Massachusetts, just south of the Boston greater metropolitan area. It was five years later that the first franchise license was granted in 1955. Today, nearly all of the company’s locations are franchisee owned and operated. Of the 6,495 Dunkin’ Donuts locations open […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Massage Envy Spa’s Average Gross Sales for Spa and Non-Spa Units

September 22, 2014
Massage Envy Spa Interior Photos

Highlights of Massage Envy Spa’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) The representations of Average Gross Sales (“AGS”) are based on actual historical data of franchised units located in the United States and opened in excess of two full years as of December 31, 2013. All financial information contained in the three Tables are […]

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Battle of the Brands: No Finish Line in Sight for Anytime Fitness and Planet Fitness in Race to Be No. 1 in the Industry

September 21, 2014
Planet Fitness vs. Anytime Fitness

This Franchise Chatter Guide on Planet Fitness and Anytime Fitness was written by Brian Bixler. This year, when Forbes magazine and FRANdata put together an inaugural list of “best and worst” franchises, two fitness companies in particular made the “best” cut: Anytime Fitness was rated No. 5 in the $150,001 to $500,000 investment category, while […]

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How to Get Rich: 5 Business Lessons Worth Learning from Bill Gates

September 20, 2014
Bill Gates Business Lessons

“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” ~ Bill Gates With a net worth of $81.6 billion, Bill Gates ranks as the world’s second-richest person, currently edged out by Carlos Slim Helu of Mexico whose net worth is $85.4 billion. Having made his initial fame and fortune by […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of Minuteman Press Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

September 19, 2014
Minuteman Press - Vancouver

Detailed Estimates of Minuteman Press Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Minuteman Press’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document Except where noted otherwise, all amounts that you pay to Minuteman Press are non-refundable. Third party lessors and suppliers will decide if payments made to them are refundable. 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $21,000 to […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Massage Retreat & Spa’s Revenues and Operating Income for Company-Owned Centers

September 18, 2014
Massage Retreat & Spa Photo from Savvy.mn

Highlights of Massage Retreat & Spa’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) You will operate a spa business that offers clients massage therapy, customized facial services, chemical peels, waxing services, eyebrow and eyelash tinting services, and related products and spa services under the Massage Retreat & Spa trademarks and system. The following includes information […]

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