Batteries Plus Bulbs
#75

Initial Investment

LOW: $215,061
HIGH: $389,037

Change in Units

+4.8% +32 UNITS (1 Year)
+13.8% +91 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1988

Franchising Since

1992 (24 Years)

Corporate Address

1325 Walnut Ridge Dr. Hartland, WI 53029

CEO

Russ Reynolds

Parent Company

Roark Capital

About Batteries Plus Bulbs

The first Batteries Plus store opened in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 1988. In 2013, the company changed its name to Batteries Plus Bulbs. Stores offer a selection of over 45,000 batteries, light bulbs and related products and services.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$215,061 - $389,037

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$37,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Batteries Plus Bulbs has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


$10,000 off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 71

Lowest Rank: 160

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 3 weeks

Training at headquarters: 3 weeks

Additional Training: Periodic store visits & regional meetings; business-to-business sales training

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 3 - 4

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Updated: September 24th, 2015

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