Critter Control Inc.
#464

Initial Investment

LOW: $23,440
HIGH: $89,545

Change in Units

+1.8% +2 UNITS (1 Year)
+1.8% +2 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1983

Franchising Since

1987 (29 Years)

Corporate Address

9435 E. Cherry Bend Rd. Traverse City, MI 49684

CEO

Gene Iarocci

Parent Company

Critter Control, Inc.

Ticker Symbol

About Critter Control Inc.

While working as a chimney cleaner in 1982, Kevin Clark was often asked to remove animals from chimneys. Seeing the need for such services, Clark formed Clark's Critter Control to remove animals from chimneys, attics, decks and other areas for home owners and businesses. Critter Control began franchising in 1987.

Today Critter Control franchisees provide environmentally-sound wildlife and pest management solutions. The company also specializes in pest and animal exclusion services, animal and pest damage repair, attic restoration and insulation. In 2011, the company introduced Critter Control Home Services, offering environmentally-safe roof, patio and siding cleaning services.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$23,440 - $89,545

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$11,000 - $47,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Critter Control Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


$5,000 off franchise fee +100% Financing

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 271

Lowest Rank: 497

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Additional Training: At existing franchise locations

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

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

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 1 - 3

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Updated: September 28th, 2015

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