Fazoli's Italian Restaurants

At a Glance

Products & Services: Fast-casual Italian restaurant

Number of Locations: 222

Total Investment: $507K - $1.3M

Founded: 1988

Began Franchising: 1991

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2011 94 0 1 127
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $507,000 - $1,273,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 4%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 15 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $1,000,000
Liquid Cash Available: $350,000
86% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (50% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 6 weeks. At franchisee's location: 3 weeks. Programs on variety of topics : 5 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks,