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 Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

August 21, 2014
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park by nymetroparents.com

Detailed Estimates of Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Sky Zone’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document 15,000 to 19,999 Square Feet 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $60,000 2.  Lease and Security Deposits:  $10,000 to $25,000 The ideal size of your Park for two or more Playing Fields should […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Wings Over’s Average Gross Sales and Annual Sales for Individual Units

August 20, 2014
Wings Over Chicken Photo by mhaithaca

Highlights of Wings Over’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) The average gross sales for the 7 company-owned and 20 franchised Wings Over locations that were operating as of the date of the 2014 disclosure document and were open for the entire fiscal year 2013 (October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013) was $1,440,810.73. […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of Auntie Anne’s Franchise Costs (2014 FDD)

August 19, 2014
Auntie Anne's Franchise Photo by Nick Stango

Detailed Estimates of Auntie Anne’s Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of Auntie Anne’s 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $27,000 to $30,000 2.  Real Estate:  Amount Not Specified The franchisor expects that the most attractive locations for Shops will be in enclosed retail malls, airports, and travel plazas. Auntie […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Central Bark Doggy Day Care’s Average Gross Sales, Payroll and Rent Expenses

August 18, 2014
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Highlights of Central Bark’s Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) The following data includes all 24 Central Bark Doggy Day Care facilities that were open the entire 2013 calendar year (the “2013 Facilities”). Total Dog Visits The 2013 Facilities had an annual average of 11,113 Dog Visits in 2013, which equals 926 Dog Visits […]

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Franchise Costs: Detailed Estimates of ZIPS Dry Cleaners Franchises Costs (2014 FDD)

August 17, 2014
Zips Dry Cleaners Photo by Maryland Route 5

Detailed Estimates of ZIPS Dry Cleaners Franchise Costs Based on Item 7 (Estimated Initial Investment) of ZIPS Dry Cleaners’ 2014 Franchise Disclosure Document 1.  Initial Fees – Development Fee and Initial Franchise Fee:  $30,000 to $50,000 (per Franchised Business) The Development Fee is $10,000 per Franchised Business and is payable only if you have entered […]

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FDD Talk 2014: Our Latest Views on Dunkin’ Donuts’ Average Cost of Goods Sold and Labor Cost

August 16, 2014
Dunkin' Donuts Photo by agennari

Highlights of Dunkin’ Donuts’ Item 19 Financial Performance Representations (2014 FDD) – Part 2 Notes Regarding COGS and Labor Data “COGS” means the cost of goods sold, including food, beverages, and items served or associated with the food or beverage, such as cups, napkins, straws, bags, plastic utensils, and wrapping paper. “Labor” means crew, management, […]

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