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 A&W Restaurant Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

July 26, 2014
A&W Restaurant Photo by earthhopper

Detailed Estimates of A&W Restaurant Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of A&W Restaurant’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document For an Inline A&W Restaurant 1.  Real Estate:  Not Included The amount of leasable space required to construct a new inline Restaurant is approximately 2,100 square feet. Real estate costs vary significantly depending on […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Sky Zone’s Revenue Disclosures for Franchised and Affiliate-Owned Indoor Trampoline Parks

July 25, 2014
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park by nymetroparents.com

Highlights of Sky Zone’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) Since the franchisor does not own any Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks, the information contained in this Item 19 is based upon the financial performance of Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks that are owned and operated by its Affiliates. The operations of the Affiliates […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of BonChon Chicken Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

July 24, 2014
BonChon Chicken Photo by HawBone

Detailed Estimates of BonChon Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of BonChon’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document BonChon businesses operate fast-casual restaurants specializing in the sale of Korean-style fried chicken, complementary appetizers, side dishes, beverages, and related menu items. 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $35,000 2.  Pre-Opening Training Expenses:  $6,500 to $10,000 BonChon provides […]

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Franchise Chatter Guide: Future Should Be Awash With Fresh, New Commercial Cleaning Franchise Opportunities

July 23, 2014
Top Commercial Cleaning Franchises

This Franchise Chatter Guide on low-cost commercial cleaning franchise opportunities was written by Brian Bixler. After a brush with the revenue-reducing recession, the commercial cleaning franchise sector is showing signs of recovery that should last for the next five years, and it’s a category that can still offer investors a fair return with brands that […]

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How to Get Rich: 5 Business Lessons Worth Learning from Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook)

July 22, 2014
Mark Zuckerberg Business Lessons

“Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.” ~ Mark Zuckerberg With a current net worth of just under $30 billion, Facebook’s Co-Founder, CEO and Chairman, Mark Zuckerberg, just turned 30 on May 14, 2014. And Facebook just turned 10 this year as well. While many have […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Firehouse Subs’ Average Gross Sales, Operating Expenses, and Operating Income

July 21, 2014
Firehouse Subs Exterior Photo by gsbrown99

In this FDD Talk post based on Firehouse Subs’ 2014 FDD, you will find the answers to the following questions: What were the historical average unit volume figures for company-owned and franchised Firehouse Subs locations that were open during the company’s fiscal years 2013, 2012, and 2011? How many company-owned and franchised restaurants were included […]

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