EmbroidMe
#130

Initial Investment

LOW: $93,674
HIGH: $256,485

Change in Units

-9.5% -40 UNITS (1 Year)
-1.4% -6 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

2000

Franchising Since

2001 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

2121 Vista Pkwy. West Palm Beach, FL 33411

CEO

Ray Titus

Parent Company

United Franchise Group

About EmbroidMe

Ray Titus, who had previously started Sign-A-Rama, opened the first EmbroidMe store in 2000 in West Palm Beach, Florida, and began franchising the concept shortly thereafter. EmbroidMe franchises offer custom embroidery and screen printing on a variety of apparel and promotional items. EmbroidMe is part of United Franchise Group, which also franchises Sign-A-Rama, Billboard Connection, Plan Ahead Events and Transworld Business Advisors.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$93,674 - $256,485

Net-worth Requirement

$49,500

Liquid Cash Requirement

$49,500

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$49,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

to 6%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

EmbroidMe has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 99

Lowest Rank: 421

Units (Locations)

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

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 weeks

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Additional Training: Continuous training

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: 2

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Updated: October 1st, 2015

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