Mighty Distributing System

Mighty Distributing System

Mighty Distributing System
#279

Initial Investment

LOW: $134,100
HIGH: $302,400

Change in Units

-3.6% -4 UNITS (1 Year)
-0.9% -1 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1963

Franchising Since

1970 (46 Years)

Corporate Address

650 Engineering Dr. Norcross, GA 30092

CEO

Kenneth Voelker

Parent Company

Great American Management & Investment, Inc.

About Mighty Distributing System

Dallas Wallace began selling tire supplies to service stations and garages in 1963, expanding product lines and distributors as business grew throughout the ’60s and ’70s.

Mighty Distribution System of America started franchising in 1970 and is still a privately held company that provides underhood and undercar parts at locations nationwide.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$134,100 - $302,400

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$15,500 - $40,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

0.5%

Financing Options

Veteran Incentives


25% off license fee; training/administration fee waived; special payment terms on initial inventory

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2007 - 435
  • 2012 - 270
  • 2014 - 298
  • 2015 - 430
  • 2016 - 279

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 5-10 days

Training at headquarters: 4-5 days

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 1

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Updated: September 30th, 2015

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