Pet Supplies Plus
#200

Initial Investment

LOW: $549,400
HIGH: $1,097,400

Change in Units

+8.2% +27 UNITS (1 Year)
+15.2% +50 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1987

Franchising Since

1990 (26 Years)

Corporate Address

17197 N. Laurel Park Dr., #402 Livonia, MI 48152

CEO

Chris Rowland

About Pet Supplies Plus

Jack Berry and Harry Shallop opened their first supermarket-style pet food and supply store in Redford, Michigan, in the late 1980's, and by 1990, they were franchising Pet Supplies Plus. In addition to food and supply sales, the stores offer services such as grooming, self-serve pet washes and adoptions events.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$549,400 - $1,097,400

Net-worth Requirement

$750,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$49,900

Ongoing Royalty Fee

2-3%

Ad Royalty Fee

$1K/mo.

Financing Options

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

Veteran Incentives


$6,000 off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 170

Lowest Rank: 308

  • 2006 - 199
  • 2010 - 308
* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
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Operations & Franchisor Support

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 12 - 14

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Updated: December 15th, 2015

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