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...

No, thanks. I'm not interested in uncovering the actual earnings of hundreds of franchises at this time.

Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of American Poolplayers Association Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

October 2, 2014
American Poolplayers Association Photo by Barbus Photo

Detailed Estimates of American Poolplayers Association Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of American Poolplayers Association’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document The franchise offered is for the operation of an amateur pool league. 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  Based on Population of Territory; Base Fee of $10,000 The estimate shown is for a franchised […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Corner Bakery Cafe’s Average Net Revenue, Operating Expenses, and Cash Flow

October 1, 2014
Corner Bakery Cafe by Kevin H.

In this FDD Talk post based on Item 19 of Corner Bakery Cafe’s 2014 FDD, you will find the answers to the following questions: What were the 2013 average net sales, delivery fees, net revenue, cost of goods sold, labor (hourly and management), other operating expenses, advertising expenses, fixed costs and depreciation, occupancy, restaurant contribution, […]

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Franchise Chatter News Roundup: 7 Must-Read News Stories About the Firehouse Subs Franchise

September 30, 2014
Firehouse Subs Exterior Photo by gsbrown99

Compared to many of the companies that have appeared in Franchise Chatter’s News Roundups, Firehouse Subs is a relative newcomer to the market, founded in 1994 by former firefighters Robin and Chris Sorensen in Jacksonville, Florida. Their restaurants feature a firefighting theme that carries through not only on the menu with sandwich names like the […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Tim Hortons’ Average, High, and Low Gross Sales by State

September 29, 2014
Tim Hortons Photo by Mark 2400

In this FDD Talk post based on Item 19 of Tim Hortons’ 2014 FDD, you will find the answers to the following questions: What is a Standard Tim Hortons Restaurant? What is the typical size of a Standard Tim Hortons Restaurant? What percentage of Tim Hortons units are Standard Restaurants? What were the 2013 average […]

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Battle of the Brands: McDonald’s vs. Burger King: Which Company Comes Out on Top in the Most Recent Battle of the Burgers?

September 28, 2014
Burger King vs. McDonald's

This Franchise Chatter Guide on McDonald’s and Burger King was written by Brian Bixler. By just about any business measure, they would be considered fast-food royalty: McDonald’s and Burger King, two of the world’s most iconic brands, have been locked in a burger battle for more than half a century with the Golden Arches, one […]

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How to Get Rich: 5 Business Lessons Worth Learning from Jessica Simpson

September 27, 2014
Jessica Simpson Business Lessons

“I have learned so many lessons when it comes to business, but I feel like the most empowering lesson that I have learned is failure is okay sometimes.” ~ Jessica Simpson There’s really no gentle way to say this – Many people consider Jessica Simpson to suffer from the classic “dumb blonde” syndrome. However, her […]

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