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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FDD Talk: The FASTSIGNS Franchise Opportunity (Financial Performance Analysis, Estimated Costs, and Other Important Stuff You Need to Know)

February 20, 2017
FASTSIGNS Center Photo by Carolinadoug

In this FDD Talk 2016 post, you’ll learn the following: Section I – Background information on the FASTSIGNS franchise opportunity, including relevant news updates Section II – Estimated initial investment for a FASTSIGNS franchise, based on Item 7 of the company’s 2016 FDD Section III – Presentation and analysis of FASTSIGNS’ financial performance representations, based […]

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Considering a FASTSIGNS Franchise? Don’t Overlook These 18 Important Franchise Fees

February 20, 2017
FASTSIGNS Photo by Fastsigns Coquitlam

If you are considering a FASTSIGNS franchise, don’t get blindsided by these 18 important franchise fees (from the initial franchise fee, to the royalty fee, to 16 other fees found in Items 5 and 6 of FASTSIGNS’ 2016 FDD). 1.  Initial Franchise Fee:  $22,250 to $44,500 You will pay FASTSIGNS an initial franchise fee of $44,500 […]

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FDD Talk: The Noodles & Company Franchise Opportunity (Financial Performance Analysis, Estimated Costs, and Other Important Stuff You Need to Know)

February 19, 2017
Noodles & Company Photo by fensterj

In this FDD Talk 2016 post, you’ll learn the following: Section I – Background information on the Noodles & Company franchise opportunity, including relevant news updates Section II – Estimated initial investment for a Noodles & Company franchise, based on Item 7 of the company’s 2016 FDD Section III – Presentation and analysis of Noodles & […]

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Move Over Big Mac, the Grand Mac Has Arrived (Review)

February 18, 2017
Grand Mac Photo

Consistency is one word fast food junkies far and wide can count on when it comes to McDonald’s. If you get a quarter pounder with cheese in Dallas, Texas, you can pretty much count on that same quarter pounder with cheese tasting exactly the same in Seattle, Washington. It’s actually a comforting thought, especially when […]

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Q&A with Bill DiPaola, President and COO of Dat Dog Enterprises

February 17, 2017
Dat Dog Photo

In this exclusive Q&A, we get to learn about Dat Dog from its President and COO, Bill DiPaola. Franchise Chatter (FC):  How did Dat Dog get its start? Bill DiPaola (BD):  New Orleans has always been known for its excellent cuisine, but a lot of the restaurants are on the fine-dining end. Our founder, Constantine […]

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Considering a Supercuts Franchise? Don’t Overlook These 20 Important Franchise Fees

February 16, 2017
Supercuts Salon Photo by RetailbyRyan95

If you are considering a Supercuts franchise, don’t get blindsided by these 20 important franchise fees (from the initial franchise fee, to the royalty fee, to 18 other fees found in Items 5 and 6 of Supercuts’ 2016 FDD). 1.  Development Fee:  $29,500 to $49,500 Supercuts’ current practice is to sign a Development Agreement with […]

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