Alta Mere Toys For Your Car/SmartView

At a Glance

Products & Services: Auto, residential and commercial window tinting, electronic auto accessories, auto imaging

Number of Locations: 9

Total Investment: $118.3K - $173.4K

Founded: 1986

Began Franchising: 1993

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 9 0 0 0
2013 13 0 0 0
2012 14 0 0 0
2011 14 0 0 0
2010 16 0 0 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Northeast, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South, South Carolina, Southeast, Southwest, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, West, West Virginia, Wyoming.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $118,339 - $173,433
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 7%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 20 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $5,000 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $225,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Operations
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3 - 4. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (98% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Direct Capital
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 1 week. At franchisee's location: 3 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #496 (2010),

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