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.

FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on the Average Gross Sales and Cost of Goods Sold for Rita’s Italian Ice

October 31, 2014
Rita's Italian Ice Photo by infinitesmilesx

In this FDD Talk post based on Item 19 of the 2014 FDD of Rita’s Italian Ice, you will find the answers to the following questions: What were the estimated average sales for the Top Third, Middle Third, and Bottom Third of franchised Rita’s Italian Ice shops in 2013? How many shops were included in […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of UBREAKIFIX Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

October 30, 2014
UBREAKIFIX Photo

Detailed Estimates of UBREAKIFIX Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of UBREAKIFIX’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document The information below describes the estimated initial investment for a single UBREAKIFIX Business. If you sign a Regional Representative Agreement, the franchisor expects that your UBREAKIFIX Business location will include a business office, the cost of […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory’s Average Gross Retail Sales for Franchised Stores

October 29, 2014
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Store Photo by Princess Rica

In this FDD Talk post based on Item 19 of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory’s 2014 FDD, you will find the answers to the following questions: What were the 2013 average gross retail sales for the Top 25%, Middle 50%, Lowest 25%, and All Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory franchised stores? How many franchised stores were included […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of V’s Barbershop Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

October 28, 2014
V's Barbershop Photo by TownePost Network

Detailed Estimates of V’s Barbershop Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of V’s Barbershop’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $22,500 to $30,000 The Initial Franchise Fee for your first V’s Barbershop is $30,000 payable when you sign the Franchise Agreement. If this is your second or subsequent V’s Barbershops, […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on T.G.I. Friday’s Average Sales, Selected Expenses, and Operating Profits

October 27, 2014
T.G.I. Friday's Exterior Photo by UggBoyHeartUggGirl

In this FDD Talk post based on Item 19 of T.G.I. Friday’s 2014 FDD, you will find the answers to the following questions: What were the details of the 2013 average profit and loss statement for company-owned and joint venture T.G.I. Friday’s units? Does T.G.I. Friday’s profit and loss statement contain an item for royalty […]

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Battle of the Brands: Jimmy John’s and Firehouse Subs Emerge as Brands Worthy of Investment in the Sandwich Sector?

October 26, 2014
Jimmy John's vs. Firehouse Subs Photo

This Franchise Chatter Guide on Jimmy John’s and Firehouse Subs was written by Brian Bixler. Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches’ quick climb to the top of the franchise heap in the United States might seem as freaky fast as one of the characters in the restaurant’s quirky commercials. The chain was named No. 5 this year […]

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