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Another Broken Egg

2014 Franchise 500
#376
At a Glance

Products & Services: Breakfast, brunch and lunch cafe

Number of Locations: 24

Total Investment: $459.5K - $1.1M

Founded: 1996

Began Franchising: 2005

About Another Broken Egg

Ron Green opened his first restuarant, The Broken Egg Cafe, in Mandeville, Louisiana, in 1996. A customer's request to "please open another Broken Egg" became the inspiration behind the name of future locations, opened first by Green and his brother and later, starting in 2005, by franchisees.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 22 0 0 2
2012 18 0 0 2
2011 17 0 0 2
2010 14 0 0 2
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $459,500 - $1,064,500
Franchise Fee: $50,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 15 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $1,000,000
Liquid Cash Available: $300,000
Operations
20% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 35. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (80% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 6 weeks. At franchisee's location: 2 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Meetings, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #376 (2014), #378 (2013),

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