2015 Franchise 500
At a Glance

Products & Services: Art-education programs, products and services

Number of Locations: 107

Total Investment: $46.1K - $52.8K

Founded: 1997

Began Franchising: 2002

About KidzArt

KidzArt is a drawing-based fine arts program, offering classes, parties, camps and workshops, with curriculum that never repeats and a variety of creativity-oriented educational programs. Students range in age from 2 to 99+.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 79 8 20 0
2013 65 8 14 1
2012 55 3 12 1
2011 62 1 11 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $46,055 - $52,755
Franchise Fee: $39,900
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 8%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: 10% off franchise fee; franchise fee waived for first 10 veterans
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $25,000
Liquid Cash Available: $4,000
Franchise can be run from home. 50% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 1 - 4. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Financing Type In-House Third Party
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How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 4 days. Ongoing monthly training via curriculum, conference calls, webinars, videos
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet
Marketing Support: Ad slicks, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: PR support (6 yearly localized press releases)

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #320 (2015), #347 (2014),
Low-Cost: #62 (2014),
Top Homebased/Mobile: #85 (2015), #99 (2014),
America's Top Global: #116 (2015), #81 (2014),

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